Marathon Monday

Runners make their way to the finish line during the 115th running of the Boston Marathon on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon By The Numbers: 30K Runners, 28,200 Bananas

The Boston Marathon includes 26.2 miles, 34 elite athletes, 30,000 runners, 87 countries, 1 million spectators and $830,500 in prize money.

04/19/2015

Boston businesses have seen an uptick in business for Boston Marathon weekend. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Economy Gets Boost Ahead of Marathon Monday

After a difficult winter, Boston businesses are getting a much needed boost ahead of the 119th Boston Marathon on Monday.

04/18/2015

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Boston Marathon Training: Expert Advice For 3 Weeks Out

The Boston Marathon is only three weeks away, and while the heavy-duty training is over, the taper offers challenges of its own.

03/28/2014

1996 Boston Marathon Field (Photo credit: STUART CAHILL/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Monday Forecast Looks Cool And Dry

This year looks like a more typical, run of the mill, mid-April day.

04/08/2013

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Boston Marathon Training: Expert Advice For 3 Weeks Out

The Boston Marathon is only three weeks away, and while the heavy-duty training is over, the taper offers challenges of its own.

04/05/2013

Men's elite field heads out at the start of the 116th running of the Boston Marathon April 16, 2012 in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Runners Already Preparing For Boston Marathon

With six weeks left until the starting gun fires, some ambitious runners are already preparing for the Boston Marathon.

03/03/2013