02/02/2016 09:56 EST | Updated 02/02/2016 09:59 EST

Ostana Baby: Town Welcomes First Newborn In 28 Years

It’s been nearly three decades since Ostana, a small town in northern Italy, has welcomed a newborn into their community. Baby Pablo was born in January and is now the town’s 85th resident.

“At first I couldn't believe it was true,” mayor Giacomo Lombardo told CNN. “The news almost shocked me. It's a dream come true.”

Watch the video above to find out how Pablo became Ostana’s first baby in 28 years.

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