ASTORIA - On July 1, 2007, at 10:14 p.m., Blake Aaron Bell was born to Helen and Brad Bell of Long Beach. This little bunch of joy weighed 9-pounds and 3-ounces and as 21.5 inches long.
Ready to welcome him home were his siblings: Amanda, age 12; Alec, age 8; Arianna, age 5 and Gabriella, age 3.
His maternal grandparents are Amanda Steele and the late George Steele of Long Beach. His paternal grandparents are Joyce and John Bell of Ocean Park.