Erin E. Higgins and Daniel K. Clifford were married at 4 p.m. June 28 in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Buffalo. Guests gathered for a reception at Lucarelli’s Banquet Center, Lackawanna. The Rev. James G. Judge of St. Thomas Aquinas Church heard the couple’s vows. The bride’s parents are Michael J. and Maureen A. Higgins of Buffalo. The bridegroom’s parents are Mark J. and Marita T. Clifford of Cheektowaga. The bride is a graduate of Mount Mercy Academy. She earned a bachelor’s degree in early childhood/childhood education from Canisius College and also earned a master’s degree in childhood literacy from University at Albany. Erin teaches second grade at West Buffalo Charter School. The groom is a graduate of Bishop Timon St. Jude. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Canisius College. Daniel is a police officer at Cheektowaga Police Department. After a trip to Las Vegas, the couple will make their home in Cheektowaga.