LIers celebrate Kwanzaa

Tanya Bacchus, vice president of the Rho Omega

Tanya Bacchus, vice president of the Rho Omega Zeta chapter of the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, helps Mekhi Duncan, 6, of Atlanta, place candles during a Kwanzaa celebration at the Long Island Children's Museum in Garden City. (Dec. 29, 2013) (Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)

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See how LIers celebrated Kwanzaa, which means "First Fruits of the Harvest" in Swahili, is a seven-day tribute to the cultural roots of those of African ancestry.

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