Kwanza begins today

Kwanza had its first of seven days today. The holiday began in 1966 with the objective of celebrating family and culture in the African-American community.

Kwanza started in 1966.

Kwanza started in 1966. (12/26/13)

WOODBURY - Kwanza had its first of seven days today.

The holiday began in 1966 with the objective of celebrating family and culture in the African-American community.

Seven candles are lit each night of Kwanza for one week to highlight the seven principles of the holiday, including unity, creativity and faith.

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