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  1. From This Day: Kyle Jeanne Dalton and Adam Gray



    Laughter isn't just curative for their patients. Massive doses of humor got Kyle Jeanne Dalton and Adam Gray through medical school.

    Kyle Jeanne Dalton and Adam Gray met at the University of Florida. Drs. Dalton and Gray received their diplomas a week after their wedding.
  2. From This Day: Mark Cichewicz and Michael Grillo


    They met in Detroit's Club Gold Coast on April 28, 1985, and soon they were a couple. Mark Cichewicz was a graphic designer for the Chrysler Corp., and Michael Grillo was a hairdresser. Both Michigan natives, they started coming to Florida to visit Michael's parents, who spent the winters here.

    Michael Grillo, left, and Mark Cichewicz were married in South Pasadena’s Galatea Garden.
  3. From This Day: Sheena Swartz and Nick Bentley


    TAMPA — As her father's health worsened, Sheena Swartz widened her search for the perfect wedding gown. She didn't know if he'd live to see her marry Nick Bentley, but she promised that he would see his only child in the dress of her dreams.

    Nick Bentley and Sheena Swartz wed Jan. 24 at the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort.
  4. From This Day: Gregory Edwards and Kathleen Evans


    ODESSA — The Rev. Rick Lackore gave Gregory Edwards permission to kiss his bride, and Edwards took the moment to show all 40 of his guests the feelings he doesn't often put into words.

    Gregory Edwards, 34, and Kathleen Evans, 29, were married at Old McMicky’s Barn in Odessa on Feb. 6. They’ll take a honeymoon cruise to Cozumel, Mexico, in May.
  5. From This Day: J. Harrison and Mick Mosher


    They took the day off to attend the funeral of one of J.'s clients. Afterward, with several more free hours left, and three days after it became legal for them to marry in Florida, they headed to the old Hillsborough County Courthouse in downtown Tampa to apply for a marriage license.

    Mick Mosher and J. Harrison, who met in December 1984 in Binghamton, N.Y., were married Jan. 9 in Tampa. “It feels right,” Mick said. “We’ve earned it.”
  6. From This Day: Patricia Cvejkus and Joshua Candamo


    TAMPA — The big box wrapped in Christmas paper didn't impress Patricia "Trish" Cvejkus as Joshua Candamo kept ribbing her to open the gift he'd bought her.

    Patricia “Trish” Cvejkus, 33, and Joshua Candamo, 37, were married at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Tampa on Jan. 24.
  7. From This Day: Alexander MacKinnon and Sandra Cross


    TAMPA — As the owner of five construction equipment dealerships, Alexander "Sandy" MacKinnon set specific goals to attain success in business, a practice he carried over in times of bereavement.

    A longtime friendship between Sandra “Sandy” Cross and Alexander “Sandy” MacKinnon eventually turned to marriage on Jan. 30 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in South Tampa.
  8. From This Day: Sheri Jeanette Nichols and Clinton Parker Johnston


    A mountaintop proposal in Montenegro. A wedding in Florence, Italy.

    Sheri Jeanette Nichols and Clinton Parker Johnston married Jan. 1, 2015, at the Palazzo Capponi in Florence, Italy. Behind them is the Ponte Vecchio bridge over the Arno River.
  9. From This Day: Brandon Golden and Christina Chin


    CLEARWATER — It was only their third date, but Brandon Golden wanted to make it special. He whipped out his rarely used cookware and invited Christina Chin to his home for a romantic Valentine's night 2012 meal of chicken fettuccine.

    Christina Chin, 25, and Brandon Golden, 29, of Clearwater were married in Sugarland, Texas, on Jan. 25.
  10. Short gowns gain favor with more brides


    NEW YORK — Helen Bradley isn't one of those women who fantasized about her wedding as a girl, so when the time came to tie the knot on the 10th tee of a golf course, she wanted to be relaxed, comfortable and economical.

    Helen Bradley, 27, of DePere, Wis., poses on her wedding day at a country club in Madison, Wis. She chose a short gown for three reasons: comfort, affordability and the chance to show off her accessories.