Patriots Day

The lantern ceremony at Old North Church. (WBZ-TV)

Patriots Day Lantern Ceremony Adds Honors For Marathon Survivors

Ceremonies at Boston’s Old North Church Sunday night linked the historic events commemorated every year on Patriots Day and the tragic events at last year’s Boston Marathon.


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Runners In Boston, Watertown & Beyond Hit Streets On Marathon Weekend

Thousands upon thousands of runners took to the streets in Boston and beyond on Saturday, a precursor to the 118th Boston Marathon.


People visit a makeshift memorial for victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings in Boston. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Plans Announced For Boston Marathon Tribute

The Boston Athletic Association has announced plans for an official tribute event to mark the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings.


The Battle of Lexington and Concord is reenacted each Patriots Day. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Karen Twomey)

Patriots’ Day Tradition Continues On Lexington Green

A Patriots’ Day tradition continues with the reenactment of the battles of Lexington and Concord.


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Keller @ Large: The Real Meaning Of Patriots Day

By the time Patriots Day is over, how many of us will give any thought at all to what the Battle of Lexington really means to us, and the timeless lessons it taught?


(credit: Karen Twomey)

1000s Turn Out To Watch Lexington-Concord Battle Reenactment

Among the most well-known Patriots Day commemorations is the reenactment of the battle of Lexington and Concord, which took place Monday morning.


Dozens Of Free Events For April Vacation

Here are dozens of free activities in and around Boston that will keep your family entertained without lightening your wallet.

CBS Boston–04/11/2011

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Shutdown Averted, Historical Concord Reenactment Stays Canceled

Even though the government shutdown has been averted, it’s still having an impact here locally. Saturday’s Revolutionary War reenactment in the town of Concord will remain canceled.