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Local artists’ paintings burned in Fairhaven Terminal Building fire

For one local artist, 14 paintings that took years were lost to the flames

Artist Megan Velthuizen's paintings displayed on the yellow walls of the Harris Avenue Cafe.
Artist Megan Velthuizen's paintings displayed on the wall of the Harris Avenue Cafe in December. None of the 14 paintings were recovered following a devastating Dec. 16 fire. (Photo courtesy of Megan Velthuizen)
By Charlotte Alden General Assignment/Enterprise Reporter
If you ever visited the Harris Avenue Cafe or The Old Independent Coffeehouse in Fairhaven’s T
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