Day of Remembrance

Mayor Marty Walsh at the Day of Remembrance ceremony. (WBZ-TV)

Political Leaders Play Important Role In City’s Healing

The focus of Tuesday’s ceremonies was on the victims, the survivors and the community. But as we’ve seen so many times before, our political leaders played an important role in this day of remembrance.

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The families of Martin Richard, Lu Lingzi and Krystle Campbell with Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley during a wreath laying ceremony on the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Tributes Mark First Anniversary Of Boston Marathon Bombings

Emotional tributes marked the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings Tuesday, honoring the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.

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Boston Marathon bombing survivor Patrick Downes speaks at the Day of Remembrance ceremony. (Pool Photo)

Video: A Day Of Remembrance

Here are some of the highlights from WBZ-TV’s coverage throughout the day.

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President Obama holds a moment of silence to remember the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. (White House Photo)

President Obama: ‘We Stand In Awe’ Of Marathon Bombings Survivors

“One year later, we also stand in awe of the men and women who continue to inspire us – learning to stand, walk, dance and run again,” the president said Tuesday.

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