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Margaret Holloway is seen in this 1974 photo provided by Bennington College in Bennington, VT. Holloway, a woman who became famous for her gritty and colorful performances of Shakespeare on the streets of New Haven, Conn, died of the coronavirus in May 2020.

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Margaret Holloway, center, performs in the drama production, "Recipe" In this June 12, 1974 photo provided by Bennington College in Bennington, VT. Holloway, who died of the coronavirus in May, was remembered by friends in New Haven as a gifted actor and director whose career was derailed by…

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This April 24, 2010 photo provided by Thomas Kaszuba shows Margaret Holloway on the steps of the Yale Repertory Theatre in New Haven, Conn. Holloway, who died of the coronavirus in May, was remembered by friends in New Haven as a gifted actor and director whose career was derailed by drugs a…

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Margaret Holloway, center, performs on stage in the drama production "Recipe," in this June 1974 photo provided by Bennington College in Bennington VT. Holloway, who died of the coronavirus in May, was remembered by friends in New Haven as a gifted actor and director whose career was deraile…

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — She had all the makings of a rising star, someone who wrote, directed and acted in her own plays in her 20s and attended one of the country's top drama schools around the same time as Meryl Streep and Sigourney Weaver.

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — These Vermont lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

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FILE - In this file dated Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, British Home Secretary lawmaker Priti Patel, leaves 10 Downing Street in London. Relations between British government and ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s chilled Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020 in a spat about the treatment of migrants. The Vermont…

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A Border Force vessel assist a group of people thought to be migrants on board from their inflatable dinghy in the Channel, Monday Aug. 10, 2020. A Royal Air Force surveillance plane is flying over the English Channel as the British government tries to curb the number of people crossing from…

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In this May 5, 2020, photo provided by Christina Rothermel Branham, is her son James, doing school work at their Tahlequah, Oklahoma home. Branham, a psychology and counseling professor at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, said she is going to attempt virtual learning through her l…

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In this March 24, 2020, photo provided by Christina Rothermel Branham, is her son James, doing school work at their Tahlequah, Oklahoma home. Branham, a psychology and counseling professor at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, said she is going to attempt virtual learning through he…

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MISSION, Kan. (AP) — As parents nationwide prepare to help their children with more distance learning, a small but quickly growing number are deciding to take matters entirely into their own hands and begin homeschooling.

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With the start of school less than a month away in Vermont, Republican Gov. Phil Scott and other officials provided more details Tuesday on school restart guidance, hoping to alleviate the anxiety of some teachers and parents.

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — These Vermont lotteries were drawn Tuesday:

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed by ACLU affiliates in New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont challenges the use of checkpoints by the U.S. Border Patrol nearly 100 miles from the Canadian border, saying they are beyond the patrol's authority.

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A record number of people have voted early in the Vermont primary and more ballots are expected to be turned in before polling places close on Tuesday, the state's Secretary of State Jim Condos said.

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — These Vermont lotteries were drawn Monday:

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This 1911 photo from the Library of Congress shows schoolchildren on the ferry boat Rutherford, across the river from Manhattan, and near the Brooklyn Bridge, at right, in New York. Poor ventilation in school buildings across the U.S. will limit the ability of in-person instruction to resume…

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This 1900 photo from the Library of Congress photo shows an open air school in New York. Poor ventilation in school buildings across the U.S. will limit the ability of in-person instruction to resume safely. Some districts are warming to the idea of outdoor classrooms.

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This 1911 photo from the Library of Congress shows children wrapped in blankets, at a fresh air class rest hour at Public School No. 51, in New York. Poor ventilation in school buildings across the U.S. will limit the ability of in-person instruction to resume safely. Some districts are warm…

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This 1912 photo from the Library of Congress shows an open air school during rest period in Rochester, N.Y. Poor ventilation in school buildings across the U.S. will limit the ability of in-person instruction to resume safely. Some districts are warming to the idea of outdoor classrooms.

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This 1900 photo from the Library of Congress photo shows schoolchildren waiting for lunch at open air school, PS 51, in New York. Poor ventilation in school buildings across the U.S. will limit the ability of in-person instruction to resume safely. Some districts are warming to the idea of o…

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It has been seven years since the central air conditioning system worked at the New York City middle school where Lisa Fitzgerald O’Connor teaches. As a new school year approaches amid the coronavirus pandemic, she and her colleagues are threatening not to return unless it's repaired.

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Pam Kissell, a food service worker at the Bellows Falls Union High School, in Westminster, Vt., wraps meals to be handed out to students as part of the Windham Northeast Supervisory Union summer meals program on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020.

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A group of people play Spikeball at twilight on the beach, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Ocean Park, Maine. As the summer tourist season reaches its peak Maine's coronavirus positivity rate remains among the lowest in the nation.

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Vermont's only member of the U.S. House of Representatives, longtime Congressman Peter Welch, is running for reelection and is expected to easily win Vermont's Democratic primary against his one challenger on Tuesday.

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FILE — In this Nov. 19, 2019, file photo, Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., ask questions during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Welch faces is seeking re-election in Vermont's Aug. 11, 2020, Democratic primary.

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Miami businessman accused of being the mastermind behind a massive fraud case involving foreign investors' money in Vermont developments is expected to plead guilty next week in a plea deal in which prosecutors are seeking a sentence of more than eight years in prison.

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Recent editorials of regional and national interest from New England’s newspapers:

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — These Vermont lotteries were drawn Friday: