Jasmine Dixon, Norman Townsel III

Jasmine, 26, works in administration for DCPS. Norman, 31, is a contract administrator. They live in Silver Spring. The Main Event: The couple said their vows Sept. 22, 2012, with 120 guests. A sorority sister of Jasmine’s from Zeta Phi Beta officiated. How They Met: During a summer leadership program at their university, Miami University […]

Andy Ludwig, Jill Seiferth

Andy, 30, manages energy efficiency projects at George Washington University. Jill, 30, is a lawyer. They live in Arlington. The Main Event: They got hitched Oct. 6, 2012, at a vineyard on Long Island. How They Met: In Tokyo, when the two of them were English teachers. First Date: He invited her over for dinner […]

Jessica Duarte, Hector Sosa

Jessica, 35, works at an environmental nonprofit. Hector, 35, is a staff sergeant in the Army. They live in Germantown, Md. The Main Event: They’ll tie the knot May 18 in D.C. How They Met: In high school. They reconnected through Facebook in 2009. First Impressions: She was “beautiful, but stuck-up.” He was “such a […]

Brittany Burkett, William Jackson

Brittany, 23, is a bank teller. William, 27, is a developer at Accenture. They live in Alexandria. The Main Event: The couple wed at a gazebo outside an Alexandria courthouse on Aug. 20, 2012. Just Brittany, William and their parents were present. How They Met: In an online chat room. First Date: Dinner and a […]

Tanzania Battles, Brennon Evaige

Tanzania, 42, works for DHS. Brennon, 37, is a truck driver. They live in Alexandria. The Main Event: Their Sept. 29 wedding took place on a cruise ship in Miami, which promptly left for the Caribbean. How They Met: Through a co-worker who “got tired of me saying there were no good men in D.C.,” […]

Sean McConaghy, Pam Lighter

Sean, 26, works for the U.S. Census Bureau. Pam, 26, is a research assistant and getting her master’s in public health. They live in Gaithersburg, Md. The Main Event: The two Terps will marry Dec. 1 at the University of Maryland Memorial Chapel. How They Met: As UMd. students. First Impressions: “I thought he had […]

Prashant Kohli, Binita Sharma

Prashant, 27, is an IT consultant. Binita, 25, is a procurement analyst for USAID. They will live in Northern Virginia (still house-hunting!) after the wedding. The Main Event: They are getting married in Prashant’s hometown in India. The weeklong wedding in February will be attended by 600 guests. How They Met: Through mutual friends. He […]

Tony Gilbert, Peggy Pinkard

Tony, 61, is a proofreader at the Government Printing Office. Peggy, 52, is a vice president at a consulting company. They will live in Annandale, Va. The Main Event: Tony and Peggy wed Nov. 17 at their church, with an intimate meal beforehand and an open invitation for cake afterward. How They Met: Match.com. First […]

Ismael Reyes, Chante Thyssen

Ismael, 32, is a security officer. Chante, 24, is a teacher’s aide. They live in Riverdale, Md. The Main Event: The tied the knot Nov. 11 at a banquet hall in Potomac, Md. How They Met: On Singlesnet.com. “All thanks to my BFF for telling me about this dating website,” Chante says. First Impressions: “I […]

Jon Kundrat, Kate Rojek

Jon, 25, is a volunteer coordinator at Food & Friends. Kate, 24, is a marketing associate. They live in Falls Church. The Main Event: They wed July 15 at a vineyard in Canton, Ohio. Kate walked down the aisle to the theme from “Pride and Prejudice.” Favorite Moment: During the ceremony, the couple created a […]