By peoplestaff225
Updated October 23, 2008 11:20 AM


Actress and comedienne Caroline Rhea and her longtime boyfriend, Costaki Economopoulos, are first time parents after welcoming a daughter. Ava Rhea Economopoulos arrived Monday, October 20th in NYC, weighing in at 8 lb., 15 oz. and measuring 22½ inches long. Despite initially saying they’d like a Greek name, Caroline and Costaki, 39, ultimately went for short and sweet when making their final decision. The former Sabrina the Teenage Witch star, 44, jokes,

The pregnancy was first announced in May.

Source: PEOPLE