By Brooklyn Reader

February 14, 2014, 5:54 pm

 
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams offers a sparkling cider toast during his Sweethearts celebration in honor of Valentine’s Day at Borough Hall; he is joined by (from left to right) HealthFirst Vice President of External Affairs George Hulse and Deputy Brooklyn Borough President Diana Reyna, as well as couples married for 50 years or more. Photo Credit: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams offers a sparkling cider toast during his Sweethearts celebration in honor of Valentine’s Day at Borough Hall; he is joined by (from left to right) HealthFirst Vice President of External Affairs George Hulse and Deputy Brooklyn Borough President Diana Reyna, as well as couples married for 50 years or more.
Photo Credit: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams celebrated Valentine’s Day at Borough Hall today with the Annual Sweethearts Celebration, honoring Brooklyn couples married for 50 years or more.

The catered reception included a wedding cake, sparkling cider and a photo booth for the more than 70 couples in attendance. Borough President Adams also invited newlywed couples at the Marriage License Bureau to also take part in the celebration.

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joins newlyweds Marcell and Troy Culbertson (center), as well as members of their family, as he opens up Borough Hall to just-married couples in celebration of Valentine’s Day. Photo Credit: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joins newlyweds Marcell and Troy Culbertson (center), as well as members of their family, as he opens up Borough Hall to just-married couples in celebration of Valentine’s Day.
Photo Credit: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

“It’s about One Brooklyn, one energy, one spirit and the spirit of giving back, the spirit of loving each other and the spirit of the dedication and commitment that goes with being married for fifty years,” Adams told the Golden couples.

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams cuts a wedding cake, donated by Mr. and Mrs. Timmy Moy (center), during his Sweethearts celebration in honor of Valentine’s Day at Borough Hall; he is also joined by (from left to right) HealthFirst Vice President of External Affairs George Hulse, Deputy Brooklyn Borough President Diana Reyna and Honorary Chinese Ambassador to Borough Hall Winnie Greco, in addition to couples married for 50 years or more.

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams cuts a wedding cake, donated by Mr. and Mrs. Timmy Moy (center), during his Sweethearts celebration in honor of Valentine’s Day at Borough Hall; he is also joined by (from left to right) HealthFirst Vice President of External Affairs George Hulse, Deputy Brooklyn Borough President Diana Reyna and Honorary Chinese Ambassador to Borough Hall Winnie Greco, in addition to couples married for 50 years or more.
Photo Credit: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

“We believe that you hold the key to the intergenerational communication that our young people need. I hope you will join me as part of this team to teach young people how to hold onto their marriages, their families and to have a productive life.”

 


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