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A Zissen Pesach & Happy Easter

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Today is an extremely important and holy day for countless families and residents of Hempstead Town and my councilmanic district: for the first time in recent memory, Good Friday and the start of Passover fall on the same day.

This morning, I joined neighbors and members of the Woodmere Fire Department preparing for the festival by burning chametz.  Andtonight, many will sit around the sedar table applying their own ideas, perspectives and thoughts to the retelling of the Passover story in the hagadah.  It’s through talking, debating and personal expression that we bring new angles to our collective narrative; a true definition of freedom.

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