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March 25, 2020

Enjoyable at a distance, holiday lights brighten dark times

  • The idea caught on after a Colorado man tweeted that his mom thought people should put Christmas lights in their windows “to remind each other there is still life and light” while they stay home to avoid the virus.
    Associated Press

    Photo by Charles Krupa/AP [enlarge]
    Car tail lights streak under Christmas lights recently turned back on in Farmington, N.H. As the coronavirus spreads, holiday lights are going back up to provide a bit of emotional and actual brightness.

    CONCORD, N.H. — At a time of great uncertainty, even the seasons seem scrambled. Christmas lights in springtime?

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