Elderly man rescued from burning house

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Berwick firefighters knocked down a kitchen blaze at this home on Fairview Ave in the Borough Friday morning.
BERWICK — A couple of good Samaritans rescued an 85-year-old man from his burning house after the man fell asleep while cooking. Tim Shires, 53,...

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