Maine, USA: Bethel Businesses Hope For Wedding Boost From Marriage Equality

Written by scott on November 24th, 2012

Bethel, Maine Businesses Hope For Wedding Boost From Marriage EqualityIt didn’t take long after Maine voters approved same-sex marriage Nov. 6 for the economic effect to be felt in the Bethel area.

“I am already working with a couple of guys that have been partners for 40 years and are planning a wedding next summer at their camp on the lake in Waterford,” said Steve Etheridge, owner of Rooster’s Roadhouse in Bethel.

“They are looking for locations for a small wedding reception, and have asked Rooster’s to put a proposal together for them. There is no question in my mind that this opens an entirely new market for the restaurant and hospitality-related businesses, and we welcome the opportunities.”

Authored By Alison Aloisio – See the Full Story at the Sun Journal

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