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A Haitian orphan's long journey home

A year ago, Ila Yslande Ann Hubner was one of several hundred children living in Haitian orphanages when an earthquake devastated the country. The crisis accelerated Ila's adoption process for Christie and Dave Hubner of Frederick. On Thursday, a judge finalized the adoption.

 
 

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At home in Frederick, Christie Hubner prepares to do daughter Ila's hair.


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For Maryland couple waiting to adopt, Haiti earthquake brings a blessing
Article | Four-year-old Ila Yslande Ann Hubner waddled into the Frederick County Courthouse the other morning, arms flailing, legs kicking this way and that, babbling about the Cookie Monster.

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