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Wedding Sign

Wedding Sign

Wedding day is a joyous occasion to spoil a couple with gifts and well-wishes for a long, happy and prosperous life together. Gift ideas range from traditional dishes, to money to put toward larger purchases, to the outrageous. Common advice tells the bride and groom to request dream items--…

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wedding candy

wedding candy

John Buck, creative director with Gainan's Flowers and Garden Center, suggests that a bride and groom complete their registry at least four months prior to their wedding day.

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LBGT advocates in Wyoming applaud 10th Circuit ruling on Utah gay marriage

CASPER, Wyo. — The Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Utah’s gay marriage ban, which could open the doors for marriage equality in Wyoming, gay marriage advocates said.

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More to do than saying 'I do': 5 steps to a successful marriage

More to do than saying 'I do': 5 steps to a successful marriage

It’s June, and love is in the air.

June 01, 2014 10:00 am Photos



Robert J. Samuelson: America's future hinges on fearsome mega-trends

WASHINGTON — Just why is American politics so dysfunctional?

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E.J. Dionne Jr.: How Arizona's anti-gay bill would have hurt religion

WASHINGTON — Social and religious conservatives should have been the first to oppose the Arizona Legislature’s effort to allow businesses to discriminate against same-sex couples on religious grounds.

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10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways

Looking back at the stories to remember from the past week:

February 14, 2014 4:04 pm

Wyoming House defeats same-sex marriage bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming House on Thursday defeated bills on both sides of the same-sex marriage issue.

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Gay couples can’t file for joint income tax return here, even if legally married

HELENA — Montana same-sex couples legally married in other states cannot file joint state income-tax return here, state Revenue Director Mike Kadas said Tuesday.

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E.J. Dionne Jr.: Ending rancor: Can gays help save marriage?

WASHINGTON — The rapid evolution of attitudes toward gay marriage is a wonder to behold.

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Guest opinion: Supreme Court's ruling on marriage echoes Roe v. Wade

Justice was not blind at the Supreme Court on Wednesday. It was deaf — deaf to the will of the people of California and the nation. With its decision in the Perry case, a majority of the Supreme Court abandoned the 7 million California voters who passed Proposition 8. And by overturning DOMA…

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Guest opinion: To a late, gay uncle — we have come a long way

This column is dedicated to my Uncle Curtis, a gay man.

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Cokie Roberts and Steven V. Roberts: Agents of intolerance hinder GOP

A group of rich Republicans is raising money to support same-sex marriage. By doing so, they reveal a fundamental split in conservative ranks between two very different philosophies.

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Robert J. Samuelson: Slow U.S. economy accelerates family meltdown

WASHINGTON -- The discouraging March employment report, with a job increase of only 88,000, raises questions well beyond the dreary state of today's labor market. Prolonged high unemployment may be silently shredding the social fabric in ways that last for decades. Even before the Great Rece…

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George F. Will: Same-sex marriage case veers into uncharted territory

WASHINGTON -- When on March 26 the Supreme Court hears oral arguments about whether California's ban on same-sex marriages violates the constitutional right to "equal protection of the laws," these arguments will invoke the intersection of law and social science. The court should tread cauti…

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Readers weigh in how to keep a marriage happy

What advice do happily married couples have? Here are some wise words from Gazette readers. Some have been slightly edited.

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David Ignatius: Women drive sea change in Muslim world

WASHINGTON — Something startling is happening in the Muslim world — and no, I don't mean the Arab Spring or the growth of Islamic fundamentalism. According to a leading demographer, a "sea change" is producing a sharp decline in Muslim fertility rates and a "flight from marriage" among Arab women.

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George F. Will: Taking America's pulse on least worst option

PRESIDENT: The leading figure in a small group of men of whom — and of whom only — it is positively known that immense numbers of their countrymen did not want any of them for president.

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Flo Dorion plays the piano for her husband, Herm

Flo Dorion plays the piano for her husband, Herm

Flo Dorion, 92, right, plays a song on the piano for her husband, Herm, 94, in the lobby of the senior community where they live, Atria El Camino Gardens in Carmichael, Calif.

August 19, 2012 12:00 am
With fewer wedding bells ringing, marriage in America has evolved

With fewer wedding bells ringing, marriage in America has evolved

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — She wore a brown floral dress for the ceremony. He wore his U.S. Army uniform, and after all this time, he still worries that it looked too rumpled to pass muster.

August 19, 2012 12:00 am Photos



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