This humble building marks the site where US Commodore John Drake Sloat first raised the American flag and declared California part of the United States, making it the state’s first historical landmark.
During its heyday in the 1920s and '30s, this castle, designed by famous architect Julia Morgan for San Francisco newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, played host to the Hollywood and political elite.
Many times in the past couples have asked me to issue their marriage license after their wedding ceremony took place with another officiant.
I can do that, however, you would need to have yet another wedding ceremony thereafter.
As an attorney, I can also say that upholding the law is very important to me.
However, if you forgot to get your marriage license or you did not know you needed one and then discovered later that you did indeed need one, don’t worry.
The team is staying in Costa Mesa, Calif., which is roughly 100 miles away from the wildfires.