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West Berwick Elementary School fourth grade teacher Susan Eisenhauer sets up her classroom in the new school on Tuesday. She moved from the Orange Street Elementary School. Classes are scheduled to begin in the new school on Tuesday, September 6.
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West Berwick Elementary School fourth grade teacher Susan Eisenhauer sets up her classroom in the new school on Tuesday. She moved from the Orange Street Elementary School. Classes are scheduled to begin in the new school on Tuesday, September 6.

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Mayor: Ex-Berwick cop in hit-run will ‘have to prove himself’
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