Exactly one month after the Boston Marathon bombings, a couple of small groups of walkers set out to honor the victims and raise money for recoveries.
Most locals can name them: Hopkinton, Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Wellesley, Newton, Brookline, and of course Boston. But here are five things you didn’t know about the communities along the marathon route.
More 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.
A person fell five stories from a building in Brookline Monday afternoon.
Crews are scrambling to fill cracks and potholes along a particular 26.2 mile stretch of roadway.