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Springfield neighborhood still reels a year after deadly tornado

This story was reported and written by Globe correspondents Rachel Roberts, Julie Varney, and Matt McCarron and by Matt Carroll of the Globe staff.

SPRINGFIELD - Twelve-year-old Christopher Lisojo was standing on the front porch with his father when he spotted the gray-black funnel cloud, a swirl of 160-mile-an-hour winds darkening the western sky.

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