Local Area Articles

Event and wedding news focused on the Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland regions

How to get a marriage license in Lancaster County PA

Posted on Jan 2, 2015 in All Articles, Local Area Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

Not sure how to get a marriage license in Lancaster Pennsylvania? We have you covered! Shining Star Photo Booth will be adding marriage license information for all our surrounding areas!  First up – Lancaster PA! Marriage Licenses Applicants who don’t speak English may not translate for each other. A third party translator, 18 or older, must be present with valid ID at the time of application. Both parties must appear in person to apply for a license. When to Apply Both parties should be present in our office with required documents ready by 4:15 p.m. Licenses are valid for 60...

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The Wedding Barn Craze – Be Cautious

Posted on Dec 18, 2014 in All Articles, Local Area Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

Are your vendors legal? With so many new upstarts of wedding barn venues, it is important for wedding couples to make sure the venue they choose is reputable and more importantly, LEGAL.  This not only goes for your venue of choice, but should apply to all of your vendors. Your caterer, your DJ, and especially your photo booth company! Not only does it protect you, by having a legally registered and compliant vendor you protect your guests as well with the services of a properly insured and professional service provider.   Judge shuts down Rapho wedding barn A Lancaster County judge...

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Hanover teacher says ‘yes’ to wedding proposal

Posted on Jun 5, 2014 in Local Area Articles

Jaron Starner surprised Amanda Hillery-Mills at an award ceremony with a plaque reading ‘Will you marry me?’ Already emotional from watching her sixth-grade students receive end-of-the-year awards, Amanda Hillery-Mills couldn’t hold back the tears as she watched her boyfriend take the Hanover Middle School stage. As she walked toward Jaron Starner, her boyfriend of four years, he talked about her dedication to the school, her growth over the past year and, finally, how much he loved her. When she reached the stage and he bent down on one knee, she realized this was much...

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Hanover wedding couple moves Gettysburg wedding after government shutdown

Posted on Oct 4, 2013 in All Articles, Local Area Articles

Government shutdown caused Jodi Little and Michael Markle of Hanover to change their venue from the Gettysburg amphitheater to a family member’s backyard.

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Shining Star PhotoBooth expands with an elegant second booth!

Posted on May 21, 2013 in Local Area Articles, Photo Booth Articles, Shining Star News

Shining Star Photo Booth is happy to announce that we are expanding to our second booth. This new booth will have all of our current features including Social Media Uploads, 22 Inch Touch Screen, Ability to email your photos at the event, Unlimited customized prints and the list goes on. All of this in a new custom design that looks amazing! The new booth offers the elegance and quality that is the driving traits behind all we do at Shining Star Photo Booth. Now with two styles of booths to choose, you can count on Shining Star Photo Booth to be the hit at your next event! No ugly “tent...

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