Howard Goldberg

Engaged: Jaime Leiner and Brian Gill

Engaged: Jaime Leiner and Brian Gill

They were best buddies who didn't want to risk losing their friendship by dating, but then they took the plunge and have been together since.

Wedding date: May 27, 2012

Her story: Jaime Leiner, 27, lives in Owings Mills, which is also where she grew up. She is a graphic designer at Medifast. Her father, Mark H. Leiner, is a computer scientist for theU.S. Department of Defense. Her mother, Mindy Leiner, is a teacher in the Jewish Community Center's early childhood education department.

His story: Brian Gill, 27, grew up in Pikesville and Owings Mills, where he continues to live. He is vice president of Window Consultants,...