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New E. Rivers building rises where school has stood for nearly a century

John Maltby was quick to say he “liberated” that flag. He didn’t swipe it; he “rescued it.” After all, the original, wood-and-stone E. Rivers Elementary — his school at the time — had been destroyed. “Everything was consumed. It burned to the ground,” he recalled. “Everything burned, with one exception.” Maltby, then just 11 years […]