Opportunity

Smoke still rose from the building as the firefighters chased sparks and opened walls and ceilings. The siding had melted or burned, the roof had a nice neat giant hole in it compliments of Ladder Co. 6. It was a tricky fire, a front to back duplex, took a while to bring under control, but ultimately was extinguished.

The sign on the pole magically appeared sometime during the fire. Opportunity knocks, or creating an opportunity, I don't know. Whichever, it was another great stop by the PFD.

http://newsblog.projo.com/2011/09/fire-displaces-five-residents.html

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