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Fire left those living next door homeless as well

Some still look for place to stay

Jesse Fifield and his girlfriend left their Beacon Street home Wednesday with little more than the clothes on their backs and their cat when they saw smoke pouring from the building next door and the approaching fire engines.

“I thought it was going to be something where I went outside for a time and went right back in,” Fifield said five days later from his parents’ house in Maine.

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