Boston Marathon

Actor Sean Astin. (Image Credit: Facebook)

‘Rudy’ Star Sean Astin Running Boston Marathon In Honor Of Martin Richard

Actor Sean Astin is running this year’s Boston Marathon with Team MR8 to benefit the Martin Richard Charitable Foundation.

03/20/2015

The 2015 Boston Marathon banner. (WBZ-TV)

Mayor Declares April 15 ‘One Boston Day’

From now on, April 15 will be known as “One Boston Day” in the city.

03/19/2015

Pipe bomb used by Tsarnaev brothers in Watertown (WBZ-TV)

Homemade Explosives Shown To Jurors In Marathon Bombing Trial

Bombs made out of pipes and a Rubbermaid plastic container were shown to jurors on Wednesday.

03/18/2015

Meb Keflezighi at Hopkinton Middle School (WBZ-TV)

Boston Marathon Champ Inspires Hopkinton Students

Perseverance pays. That’s the message 2014 Boston Marathon men’s champion Meb Keflezighi brought to some Hopkinton students today.

03/18/2015

Dave Wade on Heartbreak Hill during his training for the Boston Marathon (Image: D.Wade/WBZ-TV)

David Wade’s Marathon Training Blog: Teaming Up With Autism Speaks

Every year at the Boston Marathon, thousands of runners raise millions of dollars to try to defeat some monstrous illnesses.

03/18/2015

(Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Boston

Less than four miles of the Boston Marathon actually takes place in the city of Boston.

03/13/2015

The well-known Tudor building marks Coolidge Corner.

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Brookline

When Boston Marathon runners enter Brookline, they know they are getting close to finishing one of the world’s hardest marathons.

03/13/2015

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Along The Boston Marathon Route: Newton

Newton is home to two of the most recognized Boston Marathon landmarks – the Forever Young statue and Heartbreak Hill.

03/13/2015

The Wellesley College "Scream Tunnel" (Image from Go-Pro camera worn by WBZ-TV's Phil Vaughn)

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Wellesley

The Boston Marathon winds its way through eight Massachusetts cities and towns, including Wellesley, which is the halfway point of the race.

03/13/2015

(Photo credit: Lisa Plotnick)

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Natick

Through fundraising and the cheers of residents, the town of Natick embraces the spirit of the Boston Marathon. The marathon route through here covers 4.2 miles in West Natick and Natick Center. The route through […]

03/13/2015

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