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Star staff
October 24, 2013

    Nicole Karlebach, the daughter of Nancy and Craig Karlebach of Springs, and Matthew Hoisington, the son of Melissa and Scott Hoisington of Kingfield, Me., were married on Sept. 29 in Westhampton Beach.

    The ceremony took place on the beach underneath a huppah built by the bridegroom. Rabbi Howard Nacht of Merrick officiated at the ceremony, and a reception followed at the Oceanbleu at the Westhampton Bath and Tennis Hotel and Marina, with music by Cafe Wha?, a New York City band.

Star staff
October 24, 2013

    Bruce and Linda Beyer of Sag Harbor have announced the Sept. 7 marriage of their daughter Deanna Lynn Beyer to Brian Joseph Locascio, a son of Harold and Nancy Locascio of Noyac. The wedding took place at the Old Whalers Church in Sag Harbor. The Rev. Mark Phillips officiated.

    The bride was driven to the church in a 1931 Model A Ford, and was escorted by her father. She wore an ivory lace gown and carried a bouquet of ivory and coral roses.

Star staff
July 4, 2013

    Marla Gagnum and Adrian Morris were married on June 15 in the garden at Ms. Gagnum’s house in East Hampton. Jayne Sherman, a Universal Life minister, officiated.

    Leslie Basaldua of New York City and Wainscott, the bride’s sister, was the matron of honor and John Picker of Shelter Island and Savannah, Ga., was the best man.

Star staff
July 4, 2013

    He remembers walking into a wall when he first noticed her at the New York Sports Club in 2002. But it was not until many months later that Andrea Retzky and Brian Lessig actually spoke to each other, when their workout mats ended up next to each other’s at a Saturday morning class. That conversation led to dating, which evolved into a friendship and then an off-and-on relationship.

Jack Graves
October 3, 2012

   For Cheryl Keller of Montauk and Mike Bahel of East Hampton, owner of the Body Tech fitness centers here, Saturday’s 26.2-mile race through Springs and Amagansett might as well have been called a “marrython,” for they were to tie the knot in Montauk later that day.

Star staff
September 13, 2012

    “After nine years, the East End of Long Island — from the Lobster Inn to the Lighthouse — can finally take a deep sigh of relief, for Gerry Starr and Joanlee Montefusco have at long last tied the knot,” Ms. Montefusco’s daughter, Lily Singer of East Hampton, wrote in an e-mail announcing their marriage.
    The two were wed on Friday on the bluff top at Camp Hero in Montauk, with a family friend, Jane Sigelbaum Holmes, officiating, and dinner following at the Crow’s Nest in Montauk.

Star staff
August 30, 2012

    Liana Diane Tutino and Luis Miguel Morales were married on June 29 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton. The Rev. Denis C. Brunelle officiated. A reception with friends and family was held later at East Wind Caterers Inn and Spa in Wading River.
    The bride is a daughter of Diane and Philip R. Tutino of East Hampton. Her husband’s parents are Miguel Morales and Nelva Morales Castillo, also of East Hampton.

Star staff
August 2, 2012

    Jessica McGroarty-Stevens, a daughter of Jeanne Stevens of Montauk, and Mark Carlson, a son of Mark Carlson of Selden and Sharon and Greg Hayward of Farmingville, were married on June 23 at Dune Beach in Southampton.
    The bride’s grandfather Michael Hessler and brother, James McGroarty, both of Montauk, walked her down the aisle. The Rev. Alison Caiola performed the ceremony.

Russell Drumm
December 9, 2010