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 Fired BNSF whistle-blower awarded $1.6 million by jury May 26, 2016 Odd spring births blooming bonanza in Cascades May 27, 2016 A first in U.S.: Patient infected with bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotic May 26, 2016 Paul Allen ends KEXP’s yearslong fundraising drive with $500,000 donation May 26, 2016 More Photo Galleries Buddhists gather to celebrate holy Vesak Day Ivan the gorilla to be honored with sculpture at Point Defiance South Lake Union Saturday Market day of events 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.