There were plenty of heroes in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Watertown Police officers came face to face with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects during a shootout on the city’s streets.
Psychologist Jonathan Comer led a study that assessed the effects of the bombings on children from various parts of the state.
Thousands of firefighters from across the country and overseas came to Watertown to pay their final respects to a Boston firefighter who was killed with a colleague in a nine-alarm fire in the Back Bay last week.
The firefighting brotherhood was on full display on the streets of Watertown, but joining them to witness the solemn procession were members of the public who never met Lt. Edward Walsh.
Officer Dic Donohue, who was severely injured in the shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, has found a very personal way to give back.
A newcomer and a Boston Marathon veteran are both raising money for bombing survivors and replacing the horror of last year with an achievement from the heart.
Health officials say a low vaccination rate among people ages 18-44 makes them more susceptible to the flu.
WBZ-TV anchors Lisa Hughes and Jonathan Elias, who were at the Boston Marathon Finish Line when the bombs exploded, accepted the award at Columbia University in New York City.
It’s the final weekend before Christmas and malls are packed with shoppers.