'The Big Boom'
Five months after a Danvers chemical plant exploded, destroying part of the town, Riverside Elementary School students recall a frightening night in words and pictures
A fifth-grader who witnessed the destruction of a bakery where she had bought gingerbread cookies with her grandmother wrote a poem describing the store where "boards stand where windows once were." (Full article: 800 words)
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