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For First Time In Many Years, Good Friday, Start Of Passover Fall On Same Day

This Friday marks the first time in many years that both the Christian holiday Good Friday and the start of Jewish Passover have fallen on the same day.

04/03/2015

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5 Best Restaurants In NYC For Passover Dinner

While several restaurants will serve meals ranging from traditional to contemporary, the five listed below get our vote for best take on the seder.

04/01/2015

Workers at the Pupa and Zehlem Matzoh Bakery on Broadway make Matzoh April 9, 2006 in Williamsburg.  (Photo by Michael Brown/Getty Images)

Break Out The Matzo: Passover Has Begun

The holiday celebrates the Israelites’ exodus from years of slavery in Egypt.

04/14/2014

A man reads a prayer while holding greens dipped in salt water in advance of Passover. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Holocaust Survivors Honored At Pre-Passover Seder On Long Island

A pre-Passover Seder was held on Long Island this week for nearly 100 Holocaust survivors.

03/27/2014

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Jews Mark First Night Of Passover

Passover is an eight-day festival where Jews mark the exodus from slavery in ancient Egypt.

03/25/2013

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Shoppers Head Out To Prepare For Passover This Monday

It may be a religious tradition that is thousands of years old, but there is nothing old-fashioned about Passover, which starts this coming Monday evening.

03/20/2013

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Chief New York Rabbi Joseph Potasnik Talks About Meaning Of Passover

At sundown Friday, Jews across the Tri-State Area will sit down and celebrate the holiday of Passover. The holiday celebrates the Jewish people’s exodus from slavery in Egypt.

04/05/2012

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Is Quinoa Kosher For Passover?

Add to the four questions a fifth. Is grain-like and gluten-free quinoa Kosher for Passover?

04/18/2011

Andrea pours boiling water in her sink to make it kosher. (credit: Alice Stockton-Rossini, 1010 WINS)

Plenty Of Cleaning To Do As Observant Jews Prepare For Passover

Jews marking the eight-day remembrance of the ancient Israelites leaving Egypt after being freed from slavery must sanctify their homes.

04/13/2011

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Passover Seder Goes Virtual For A Good Cause

Virtualseder.com hopes to get people around the Passover table through social media. It allows users to host a Passover dinner for $36 a table.

04/06/2011