Wedding

How to start your married life free of wedding debt
News ARA 9/29/2012 at 12:30AM

The average wedding now costs more than $25,000, multiple studies show. Few couples starting their lives together have that kind of cash, and many will fund their weddings – wholly or in part – with credit. While it’s normal to want the wedding of your dreams, your special day shouldn’t lead to years of unmanageable [...]

Councilmember Van Bramer weds longtime partner
Councilmember Van Bramer weds longtime partner
News Alexa Altman 7/30/2012 at 10:25AM

Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer wed Dan Hendrick, his partner of more than 13 years, in a ceremony at Long Island City’s Studio Square on Saturday, July 28. Surrounded by family and friends, the couple exchanged vows and said their “I do’s” before celebrating at a summery rooftop soiree.

Same-sex marriage generated $259 million in first year
Same-sex marriage generated $259 million in first year
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/25/2012 at 4:32PM

A first anniversary is always exciting, and this one even more so. July 24 marked one year since the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York. The thousands of same-sex couples that married in New York City since gay marriage became legal in the state on July 24, 2011, have brought in millions for the [...]