You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

South

Despite powerful storms, home is where the sea is

SCITUATE — Stephen Berlo and his family have lived in a house on Scituate’s Lighthouse Road for 22 years. They host family gatherings at the water’s edge every Fourth of July. They paddleboard, kayak, and swim just steps from their home.

Yet on Friday, that sea the family loves so much came rudely calling at their front door.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week