Alexandra Papalas and Mark Taylor were united in marriage during a wedding ceremony held Oct. 26, 2012, at City Hall in Warren. Mayor Doug Franklin conducted the ceremony.

A dinner reception was held following the ceremony at Leo’s Ristorante in Howland.

The bride is the daughter of Stephen G. Papalas and Carol Papalas of Niles. Parents of the groom are Jack and Mary Taylor of Howland.

The new Mrs. Taylor is a 2006 graduate of Niles McKinley High School, and received an associate degree in applied science in medical assisting in 2009 from Youngstown State University. She is employed as a medical assistant in Warren.

Mr. Taylor is a 2000 graduate of Howland High School, and received a bachelor of science degree in education in 2005 from Malone University, and a master of science degree in education in 2009 from the University of Akron. He is employed as a special education teacher and head varsity boys basketball coach in Ashtabula.

The couple reside in Howland.