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Sarah and Meny Vaknin
Sarah and Meny Vaknin

Sarah Elizabeth Kanter, daughter of Abby and Randy Kanter of West Caldwell, was married Oct. 3, 2010, to Meny Vaknin, son of Yehudit and Yossef Vaknin of Yerucham, Israel.

Rabbi David Ingber of Romemu in New York City officiated at the ceremony at the Lake Valhalla Club in Montville.

An aufruf was held Oct. 2 at Congregation Agudath Israel of West Essex in Caldwell.

The new Mrs. Vaknin, a graduate of James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell, earned a BA in political science from Douglass College in New Brunswick. A former field producer and Emmy Award-winner for her work on the Discovery Network show Cash Cab, she is now business coordinator with Siggy’s Good Food restaurant in Brooklyn.

Mr. Vaknin, an alumnus of Eshel HaNasi school in the Merchavim region of Israel, served as a sergeant in the Israel Defense Forces. He is executive chef at Fresh Fanatic in Brooklyn and a student at the French Culinary Institute in Manhattan.

The couple resides in Brooklyn.

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