Local NewsPhoto & Video Wedding kisses for old year, new Originally published January 4, 2016 at 8:08 pmUpdated January 4, 2016 at 8:17 pm Groom Eric Balentine kisses his bride, Christin Haehl, as Molly Magee holds the veil during a wedding portrait session by La Vie Photo at Seattle City Hall at sunset on New Year’s Eve. Haehl said having their wedding at the Arctic Club on New Year’s Eve covered all of the bases — dancing, drinking, getting dressed up and being with friends and family. (Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times) A couple rings in the New Year with a wedding. Share story By Erika SchultzSeattle Times staff photographer Related Stories Seattle Public Schools responds to NAACP’s ethnic studies proposal with one of its own June 27, 2017 ‘Looking Like the Enemy’ author, 92, receives diploma 74 years after being forced to leave Vashon Island June 26, 2017 Fourth of July fireworks discouraged for sake of bald eagles June 26, 2017 Dozens of prospective jurors beg off ‘Pharma Bro’ case June 26, 2017 More Photo Galleries Seattle Pride Parade: Scenes from PrideFest in downtown Cool scenes from a hot day around Seattle World War II-era aircraft at Boeing Field this weekend Erika Schultz View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.