The Electric Hummer and the Rise of the Eco-Beast

What would it take to unite this divided country? At this point, we seem to be down to one option: electric pickup trucks. What? You haven’t heard about zero-emission pickups? That will change on Sunday, at least if you are among the 100 million or so people tuning into the Super Bowl between the San…

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Like Its 2 Royal Guests, Canada’s Most English City Reinvents Itself

VICTORIA, British Columbia — If Prince Harry ever gets lonesome for royal life while in Canada, he can always visit his great-great-great-great-grandmother, perched at a dining room table over a glass of sherry, her hair lovingly shampooed and fluffed by one of her most devoted subjects. Until last week, Ken Lane, who once ran the…

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Death in Philippines Is the First Outside China

Here’s what you need to know: A man from Wuhan has died in the Philippines. ImageWorkers outside a hospital in Manila set up a quarantine area for people with symptoms of the coronavirus.Credit…Aaron Favila/Associated Press A 44-year-old man in the Philippines has died of the coronavirus, health officials said on Sunday, making him the first…

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Coronavirus: Officials Eye First Suspected Case in New York City

New York City health officials announced on Saturday that a patient at Bellevue Hospital Center might have the new coronavirus and that samples were being sent to the federal authorities for laboratory testing. If confirmed, it would be the first known instance of the virus in New York City. Based on the patient’s symptoms and…

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Lisa Johnson, Christopher Kelly

Lisa Anne Johnson and Christopher John Kelly were married Jan. 27 at the Minnesota Judicial Center in St. Paul, Minn. Judge Susan Segal of the Minnesota Court of Appeals officiated. On Jan. 17 the couple exchanged vows in a Roman Catholic ceremony at the Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzmán in Oaxaca, Mexico, led by…

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Erica Roseman, Adam Perlmutter

Erica Jane Roseman and Adam David Perlmutter are to be married Feb. 2 at the Greenpoint Shul, Congregation Ahavas Israel, in Brooklyn. Rabbi Maurice Appelbaum is to officiate. Ms. Roseman, 53, is the president of Concrete Communications, a Brooklyn-based marketing and public relations firm focusing on commercial real estate and fashion. She graduated from Bryn…

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Mary Koutrakos, Rick Abbott

Mary Koutrakos and Ricardo Joseph Abbott are to be married Feb. 2 at the NoMad Hotel in New York. Janet Patton, a Universal Life minister, is to officiate. Ms. Koutrakos, 50, will be taking her husband’s name. She is the controller at ClearData, a software company in Austin, Texas, and also a certified public accountant.…

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Andrew Friedman, Michael Zuckerman

Andrew Jason Friedman and Michael Alan Zuckerman were married Feb. 1 at the Dalcy, an events space in the Fulton Market district in Chicago. Dr. Nicholas Konowitz, who became a Universal Life minister for the occasion, officiated, with Andrey Spektor participating in a ceremony with Jewish traditions. Mr. Friedman (left), 28, will take the surname…

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Karen Rosenthal, Eric Vorschirm

Karen Michele Rosenthal and Eric Andrew Vorschirm were married Feb. 1 at the Plaza Hotel in Manhattan. Rabbi Jerome Blum officiated. The bride, 43, is a teacher at the International Preschools in Manhattan. She graduated from Syracuse and received a master’s degree in education from Fordham. She is a daughter of Sue Rosenthal and Eric…

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