Road Closures, MBTA Changes For 2016 Boston MarathonStreets all along the Boston Marathon route will be closed to traffic on Monday, April 18th. Here’s what you can expect:
FBI, Police 'Calm But Guarded' In Advance Of Boston MarathonMembers of the FBI joined state and local police to discuss safety before the Boston Marathon, which is expected to draw around one million people to the city.
Watch The Boston Marathon Live On CBSBoston.com & WBZ-TV; Listen On WBZ NewsRadio 1030CBS Boston has you covered for the 120th Boston Marathon, with live coverage on CBSBoston.com, WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030.
Best Spots To Watch The Boston MarathonMore than half a million people line the 26.2 mile Boston Marathon course each Patriots’ Day, to cheer on elite athletes, loved ones, and complete strangers.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: BostonLess than four miles of the Boston Marathon actually takes place in the city of Boston.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: BrooklineWhen Boston Marathon runners enter Brookline, they know they are getting close to finishing one of the world's hardest marathons.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: NewtonNewton is home to two of the most recognized Boston Marathon landmarks – the Forever Young statue and Heartbreak Hill.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: WellesleyThe Boston Marathon winds its way through eight Massachusetts cities and towns, including Wellesley, which is the halfway point of the race.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: NatickThrough fundraising and the cheers of residents, the town of Natick embraces the spirit of the Boston Marathon.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: FraminghamInstead of taking the crowded T to watch the race downtown, fans can take the MBTA commuter rail out to Framingham instead.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: AshlandThe town of Ashland has a long standing association with the Boston Marathon — one that dates back to the marathon’s inception.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: HopkintonIt's a relatively quiet suburban community until each spring on Patriots' Day.