Copley Square

Marblehead's Shalane Flanagan celebrates after winning the Women's 10,000 meter run on day one of the USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in 2011. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Confident Shalane Flanagan Eyes Boston Marathon Victory

Marblehead’s Shalane Flanagan is not only running her first Boston Marathon, she’s confident she can be the first American to win the race in nearly 30 years.



Video Roundup: March Snow Slows Tuesday Commutes

Another snowy morning commute brought an additional 6-to-12 inches added on to the already whopping season snow totals. Here is a look at the storm and the roadways.


Praying with Our Feet: Rally Against Gun Violence in Copley. (Photo: United Synagogue Youth/Facebook)

Thousands Rally Against Gun Violence In Copley Square

Some 1,000 United Synagogue Youth students turned out in Copley Square Wednesday to advocate against gun violence.


Eric Fontecchio works on a ice sculpture. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Guide To First Night Boston 2013 Ice Sculptures

Of course First Night is known for ice sculptures, and there will be three this year: two at Copley Square and one at Boylston Plaza at The Shops at Prudential Center.


Some of the affected trees in Copley Square. (Photo by Bree Sison)

20 Trees In Copley Square Trimmed Down Because Of Diseases

Since Tuesday, the tops of 20 trees have come down in Copley Square.


Four-time Boston Marathon champion Bill Rodgers unveils the 2012 Boston Marathon Banners at Copley Square in Boston.

Rodgers, Hoyts Help Unveil 116th Boston Marathon Banners

The Boston Marathon is a little more than a month away, but preparations for the race are well underway around the city.


Mitt Romney. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Super Tuesday Could Be Make Or Break For Mitt Romney

Romney has chosen to stay in the Bay State Tuesday, where he has a healthy, double-digit lead.


An ice sculpture on Boston Common (Photo by Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio)

Guide To First Night Boston 2012 Ice Sculptures

Of course First Night is known for ice sculptures, and there will be five this year: three on Boston Common and two at Copley Square.

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Hundreds Rally In Boston For Improved Wages For Farm Workers

Hundreds demonstrated in Copley Square on Sunday, rallying for improved wages and working conditions for farm workers who harvest tomatoes in Florida.


A snow covered tree drapes a car in the Roslindale MBTA parking lot, January 12, 2011. (photo courtesy: Sue Dahling Sullivan)

The Snowy Scene In Towns Across Massachusetts

Up to two feet of snow fell across the Bay State on Wednesday. WBZ-TV has a team of reporters covering this storm from the shore to the city, and points north and west.