Huntington, New York: Congressman Tom Suozzi (D-Long Island, Queens) issued the following statement in advance of Holi, the festival of colors:
“Holi Mubarak to all celebrating on Long Island, in New York and all around the world.
“Over the years, I have had the chance to be a part of many Holi celebrations to honor this great festival. It is always a wonderful time filled with amazing food and the company of good friends. To all my friends in the Indian American community and others who are celebrating, I wish you a happy Holi!”