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Albany Mission serves 1,400 Easter meals

 Jim Kostrubanic, of Burnt Hils, serves food during an Easter banquet at the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany on Sunday, March 31, 2013.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Jim Kostrubanic, of Burnt Hils, serves food during an Easter banquet at the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany on Sunday, March 31, 2013.
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More than 1,000 people with nowhere to go Easter found home cooking and companionship at the Capital City Rescue Mission on Sunday. “We were packed from one end to the other,” said executive director and mission pastor Perry Jones. “We served 1,400 meals and they weren’t just crusts of bread either. It was a real celebration.” Ham was served with fresh baked yams, mashed potatoes, dressing and slabs of pie, “if you can imagine all ...

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