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England’s Venues Are Open Again, But New Vaccine Passport Plans Stir Discontent

The announcement was made on the same day that England lifted its last remaining COVID-19 restrictions, bringing an end to capacity limits and social distancing measures inside music and entertainment venues.That prompted scores of nightclubs across the country to open just after midnight local time Monday to welcome back their first customers in almost 17…

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Venues Are Receiving Government Grant Approvals… Slowly

The Palace Theatre in Albany, New York, was one of the first venues to receive an approval notice on May 27, only one day after SBA Administrator Isabell Guzman testified before Congress that awards were rolling out. The 2,800-capacity venue is located across the street from Senate Majority Leader and SVOG advocate Chuck Schumer’s office in the New York state…