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46140 At a Theme Park, Falling Head Over Ferris Wheel
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At a Theme Park, Falling Head Over Ferris Wheel

In amusement park parlance, Leah Koch’s world had become a merry-go-round of disappointing dates when she met Matthew Blumhardt in 2018 at Holiday World, the theme park in Santa Claus, Ind., that her
46138 Ellen Weldon Failed Penmanship As a Child. Now She’s a Successful Calligrapher.
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Ellen Weldon Failed Penmanship As a Child. Now She’s a Successful Calligrapher.

As a young girl, Ellen Weldon probably never dreamed she would grow up to become a calligrapher. “The first and only F I ever got was in the sixth grade for handwriting,” said Ms. Weldon, 67, who
46136 After Pandemic Delays, a New Dilemma: Disinviting Wedding Guests
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After Pandemic Delays, a New Dilemma: Disinviting Wedding Guests

Ms. Montufar worried that decision might upset their disinvited guests who saw photos of the reception on social media. “I felt so bad,” she said, “because obviously they saw one of my good friend’s
46134 Step by Step, Embracing a Future With Each Other
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Step by Step, Embracing a Future With Each Other

Douglas Alan Lockwood can pinpoint the exact moment something shifted in his perception of Linda Marie Cadranel Murphy. It was July 2020 and, apropos of the times, they were in a Zoom meeting. Ms. Murphy,
46132 Slow to Take Off, After a First Date They Cruised
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Slow to Take Off, After a First Date They Cruised

Ms. Feldman added that the couple has “grown very close to each other’s parents,” and that her mother and father, Susan Horowitz and Rick Feldman, have developed individual friendships with Mr. Esocoff’s
46130 Are Videos More Effective than Text Content?
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Are Videos More Effective than Text Content?

Video marketing is not easy, but it’s certainly one of the best ways to reach out to existing and potential customers. Most marketers claim that vi Video marketing is not easy, but it’s certainly
46128 When Wedding Crashers are Welcome Guests
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When Wedding Crashers are Welcome Guests

At the same time vendors, many of which suffered big financial losses over the past two years, have made their guest count requirements clearer and stricter, said Leah Weinberg, a lawyer and the owner
46126 After Soul Searching, the City of Angels and a New Mate
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After Soul Searching, the City of Angels and a New Mate

Eric Kugler likes to say he met Judge Dean Hansell through Ed Sullivan and Ingrid Bergman. What actually brought them together in February 2011, though, was GLAAD, the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against
46124 For Wedding Gifts, More Couples Are Asking For Cash
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For Wedding Gifts, More Couples Are Asking For Cash

Catherine Howe and Patrick Walsh had postponed their nuptials three times before they finally wed on April 17. By then, they had already traveled to their dream honeymoon destination, Greece, where they
46122 With ‘Only One to Choose From,’ a Great Choice
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With ‘Only One to Choose From,’ a Great Choice

Their wedding, first planned for New Year’s Day 2022, was postponed because of the Omicron variant. They were married April 9 in front of 72 guests on the rooftop of Flannery Exchange, an office building
46120 Looking for Gifts for Wedding Guests? Try a Good Book
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Looking for Gifts for Wedding Guests? Try a Good Book

Emily Miller always wanted her wedding to have a storybook element. For her, that did not mean a ride in a horse-drawn carriage or a gown fit for a princess. It meant a celebration filled with books. She
46118 At the Magic Kingdom, a ‘Magical’ Wedding
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At the Magic Kingdom, a ‘Magical’ Wedding

When Marissa Branch was 6, she made her first trip to Walt Disney World with her parents and grandparents. It didn’t go well. Everything about the amusement park, from its gargantuan scale to the characters,
46116 Can We Fall Out of Love?
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Can We Fall Out of Love?

In May 2020, Omar Ruiz found himself with a broken heart. “My wife told me she was no longer in love with me,” and shortly thereafter, the couple, who had been married 11 years, separated. Not only
46114 Morning Weddings Are on the Rise
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Morning Weddings Are on the Rise

On Saturday March 12, Bria Pugh found herself wide-awake at 4 a.m. She isn’t an early-riser, nor did she have pre-wedding jitters. This was the call time for her hair and makeup before she walked down
46112 In a Week, Moving a Wedding from Ukraine to New York
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In a Week, Moving a Wedding from Ukraine to New York

In the days after Russia invaded Ukraine, Mr. Stambler’s father, Rabbi Levi Stambler of the Synagogue of Kamianske, said he was conflicted about leaving his community in the middle of a crisis. After
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