Eric Thomas Bennett and Janelle R. Hughes were married on Saturday, June 28, 2008 on Lower Saranac Lake with Charles Bell officiating.
Janelle is the daughter of James F. Hughes of Peru, NY and Joanne Bruso Hughes of Plattsburgh, NY. Eric is the son of Ralph W. and Anna Elizabeth Bennett of Rainbow Lake, NY.
Janelle graduated from Peru High School in 1991 and from Plattsburgh State University in 1995 with a B.A. Fine Art degree and in 2004 with a M.S.T. Childhood Education degree. She is currently employed at AuSable Valley Central School District, Clintonville, NY.
Eric graduated from Saranac Lake High School in 1991, Union College in 1995 with a B.A. English Literature and Teachers College, Columbia University in 1995 with a M.A. Secondary Education. He is currently employed at Saranac Lake Central School District, Saranac Lake, NY.
A reception was held at an Adirondack Great Camp on the shores of Lower Saranac Lake. The couple spent their honeymoon in Boothbay Harbor, Maine and are planning a warm getaway to the Puerto Rican Virgin Island of Vieques.