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Where’d you get that wedding cake idea?

By SCOTT KLEPACH Chances are when you’re in the flurry of planning a wedding, the most pressing concern is probably not the history of the wedding cake. In fact, during the reception you’ll likely be so busy that you won’t have a lot of time to eat much of it either! But it’s still neat […]

‘Mock’ weddings showcase talents

By SCOTT KLEPACH PHOTOS BY J.M. HUNTER PHOTOGRAPHY We all know how involved weddings can be — a huge number of details has to be coordinated so everything goes smoothly. But some go through all this work, even when there’s no one tying the knot. Photographers like Jessica M. Hunter throw stylized “mock weddings” to […]

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Darling Hairpiece DIY

Photo by GORDON KING/Yakima Herald-Republic STYLING BY JILL ST. GEORGE Making your own hair piece? Give it a natural look. Just use mossy sticks for the... 

Bed & Breakfasts

Teepees at Cherry Wood Bed, Breakfast & Barn. PHOTO BY GORDON KING. With the hustle and bustle of getting everything ready for a fantastic wedding,... 

Tips for getting the best dress

Lindsay Cortez by Lindsay Cortez I’m going to share with you four tips to make finding your dress easier and share with you a little of my dress shopping... 

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Lamson – 70 Years

                                      Robert and Ruth Lamson of Selah, Washington celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on July 12, 2014 with a family luncheon hosted by their daughters. On July 18th, they celebrated with their dancing friends at the Harman […]

Cyr-30 Years

    Veta and Carl Cyr were married July 14, 1984. Carl has worked with Kwik Lok for 18 years. Veta is not only a Coordinator for Yakima County DUI Victim Panel for 20 yrs, she has also owned her own preschool daycare for 23 years. The couple has three sons: Greg Cyr, Rocky and […]

Fraley-50 Years

                                      Dick and Ann Fraley celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception for family and friends at the Yakima Country Club on July 19, 2014. Richard Fraley and Ann Houghton were married July 18, 1964 at […]

Downs – 60 years

                                Jim and Dolores Downs are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Jim and Dolores Bossert were married on July 24, 1954 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. They have four children, Jim Downs Jr. (Jane), Felicia Blair (Ron), Patricia Downs and […]

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