Italian Market Offers Array of Items to Help Celebrate Easter
Easter, also known as Resurrection Sunday, commemorates Jesus' resurrection, three days after his crucifixion. It's preceded by Lent, 40 days of fasting, prayer and repentance. While Easter is a solemn holiday for Christians, it's also a time for families to get together around the festival holiday table, one that has been influenced by the many cultures that make up American society. VOA's Mariama Diallo visited an Italian market owned by Suzy and Bill Menard and filed this report.