Alyssa Gruber and Jim Whitefield were married at 6 p.m. Sept. 6 in Hotel at the Lafayette, where guests gathered for a reception following the ceremony. Frank Andzik of Buffalo heard the couple’s vows. The bride’s parents are Robert and Natalie Gruber of Buffalo. The bridegroom’s parents are Jim and Susan Whitefield of Lockport. The bride is a graduate of Hutchinson Central Technical High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in information systems from Canisius College. The groom is a graduate of Newfane High School. He earned an associate degree in information technology from Bryant & Stratton College. The groom is an Army specialist. The couple will make their home in Buffalo.