Things of Interest


21 Jan 2013

Military brides get weddings gowns of their dreams – for free

Military brides get weddings gowns of their dreams – for free by HENRICK KAROLISZYN All’s fair in love and war – and at a Long Island bridal shop yesterday, all was free, too. Across the country, including in Merrick, wedding dress stores were giving away frothy frocks to military brides in honor of Veterans Day. Click here to read more…


21 Jan 2013

It’s Official! The script is simple…

It’s Official! The script is simple: After “I do” comes, “I now pronounce your man and wife.” But brides and grooms have plenty of options about the person pronouncing that official phrase. By Genevieve Knapp Marie T. soon-to-be Wiley strode up to the justice of the peace in City Hall in Manhattan with her fiancĂ©. The stars in her eyes were slightly dulled from waiting...

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21 Jan 2013

A Bridal Registry in Florida

Jacob, age 92, and Rebecca, age 89, living in Florida , are all excited about their decision to get married. They go for a stroll to discuss the wedding, and on the way they pass a drugstore. Jacob suggests they go in. Jacob addresses the man behind the counter: “Are you the owner?” The pharmacist answers, “Yes…” Jacob: “We’re about to get married. Do you...

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19 Jan 2013

The Wedding Report

The Wedding Report – Wedding Statistics & Marketing for the Wedding Industry Topline results from the Ceremony & Reception Study 2011 More couples choosing same location to have their ceremony and reception, up almost 10% over 2010 Couples choosing more unique locations, “Other” same location venues take the lead from Event Facilities More couples having their wedding ceremony at a courthouse, private residence, or wedding...

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