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Las Vegas’s $2 Billion Wedding Industry Is Back : NPR

Brendan Paul (center) poses in front of newlyweds Jess Sandoval and Alana Stroebel at the Graceland wedding chapel in downtown Las Vegas.

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Brendan Paul (center) poses in front of newlyweds Jess Sandoval and Alana Stroebel at the Graceland wedding chapel in downtown Las Vegas.

Nate Hegyi/Mountain West News Bureau

Brendan Paul has got the look. The dyed black pompadour. The bedazzled suit. The sunglasses. He’s an Elvis impersonator and, on a recent Wednesday, he’s guiding two young women – Jess Sandoval and Alana Stroebel – through

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Couple’s wedding could be put on hold amid new mask mandate

Laura Thompson and her fiance, John Rhodes, had been to a few weddings this season and were finally starting to get excited for theirs

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — One couple who waited out the COVID-19 pandemic hoping for a more normal wedding had their plans rocked when St. Louis County announced a new mask mandate would go into effect on Monday.

“As soon as we had the opportunity, we wanted to get vaccinated,” bride-to-be Laura Thompson said. “I think that’s the hard part, we followed the rules and now we are the ones who kind of have to pay

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TikTok Video Shows Man Surprising His Wife With Lost Wedding Video

  • Drew and Kayla Gottfried thought their wedding video was erased after their nuptials.
  • A friend from their church ended up finding a copy of the video.
  • Drew surprised Kayla with a screening of it for their 14th wedding anniversary. 
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Drew and Kayla Gottfried thought they would never get to see their wedding video. 

The Oregon couple got married 14 years ago, and like many couples, they had their ceremony filmed so they could relive it for years to come.

But just after their wedding, they were told their wedding video was “accidentally erased,” Drew

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Firefighter celebrating his wedding anniversary found dead in Cancun, Mexico

A Texas firefighter was found dead in the bathroom window of a hotel in Cancun, Mexico, this week, officials said.

Prosecutors in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo launched an investigation into the circumstances that led to the man’s death on Thursday. So far, investigators have found no signs of violence at the scene, indicating “it could have been an accident,” authorities added Friday.

Elijah Snow, who had been a firefighter in the city of Arlington for eight years, had traveled to the popular tourist destination with his wife to celebrate their wedding anniversary, friends told NBC Dallas-Fort Worth.

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14 Chic Wedding Guest Dresses From Saks’ Designer Sale

Attending weddings is fun, but shopping for said weddings? Now that’s another story. As the celebrations of love slowly make their way back onto your social calendar, shopping for a new dress that’s as cute as it is comfortable is in order. Whether you’re looking for the next great LBD, a floral number, or a gown that screams “black tie dress code,” Saks Fifth Avenue has all the options. The best part of all: They’re all on sale.

Now all that’s left for you to worry about now is finding the perfect pair of shoes to dance the night away

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Here’s Why More Brides Are Buying Secondhand Wedding Dresses

UNITED STATES – OCTOBER 02: Sarah Jessica Parker in wedding dress at Filming of Sex And The City (Park Ave 81st St) (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)

UNITED STATES – OCTOBER 02: Sarah Jessica Parker in wedding dress at Filming of Sex And The City (Park Ave 81st St) (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)

Roughly two million people get married in the U.S. every year, an occasion for which, prior to the pandemic, a good chunk of brides bought a new wedding dress. At the time, that purchase cost, on average, $1,600, according to The Knot.

But all that changed during COVID when most of 2020’s big weddings got canceled. As more couples opted for minimonies, the big, poofy gowns of

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