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 Man killed in police chase on Lake City Way December 8, 2016 Seattle snowfall: What to expect and when in Western Washington December 8, 2016 ‘This was all a miracle’: With Childhaven’s guidance, her family thrives December 8, 2016 Finnish teachers, seen as global stars, call U.S. schools exhausting, uninspired December 7, 2016 More Photo Galleries Sunset’s glow closes clear, cold, short Seattle days Bear-sized kiss for a holiday tradition in Seattle How Bainbridge Island Japanese were registered, forced from their homes during World War II 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.