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March 8, 2011

Late-winter wallop shocks New England, upstate NY

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BOSTON —

Some New Englanders couldn't be kept down.

Near the grass seed display at Aubuchon Hardware in downtown Montpelier, Tom Walbridge insisted: "Smile, folks — it's coming."

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Contributing to this report were Associated Press writers Dave Gram and Wilson Ring in Montpelier, Vt.; Norma Love and Holly Ramer in Concord, N.H.; David Sharp in Portland, Maine; Carolyn Thompson in Buffalo, N.Y.; Chris Carola in Albany, N.Y.; and John Kekis in Syracuse, N.Y.

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