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People yearn to connect across borders amid pandemic holiday

Posted at 9:34 AM, Dec 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-24 12:07:53-05

The holidays have always been a time when people come together, even along international borders where family, friends and communities must overcome unusual obstacles for shared celebrations. This year they faced their greatest barrier yet — the coronavirus pandemic. But in a year marked by staying apart, many along both U.S. borders have found small ways to safely connect to one another.