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 Justice Dept. wants appeal of Trump travel ban put on hold February 25, 2017 Milk from Tenino dairy recalled after E. coli found February 24, 2017 Nine tax hikes in one mayoral term? Welcome to Seattle February 24, 2017 Bellevue transit tunnel underway, but no giant drill for this job February 24, 2017 More Photo Galleries A peek inside Seattle’s Smith Tower, which retains its historic charms Primping for flower and garden show Wreath-laying honors Washington on Presidents Day 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.