Here’s photos from the scene of a house fire on Mahoning Street in Milton yesterday.
The fire seemed to be under control, but all of a sudden smoke began pouring out of the top of the home and the roof caught fire and began to collapse.
It was truly startling.
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This entry was posted on January 16, 2013, in
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Unfortunately, once again, I have extra photos from the scene of a fire.
And while fires can be devastating events, I continue to be amazed by how resilient people can be. For example, these photos are from Arbogast Lutheran Church in Mount Pleasant Mills, which has vowed to rebuild.
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This entry was posted on January 2, 2013, in
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What struck me talking to John Ravert about the fire in his music studio over the weekend was that he was very positive.
He chose not to react with anger and sadness, rather, he celebrated the fact that everyone made it out OK and that his main house remained intact. It was very moving.
The damage was very extensive. Ravert collects and restores old pianos and nickelodeons, many of which were in the studio.
Here’s a video of CCN’s “In Your Neighborhood” showcasing Ravert’s collection in February”
Here’s some after photos:
This entry was posted on December 19, 2012, in
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