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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.

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