RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Boston Marathon

A collection of news and information related to Boston Marathon published by this site and its partners.

Top Boston Marathon Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Boston bounces back quickly from blizzard's 2 feet of snow; forecasters got this one right

    Boston bounced back quickly Wednesday from the Blizzard of 2015, with subways, buses and trains up and running again the morning after the storm buried a swath of New England in 2 to 3 feet of snow. Many businesses reopened, as did Logan Airport, and...
  • Boston: Wicked Good Olympic Site

    Boston: Wicked Good Olympic Site
    The Boston Olympics? There may be mixed feelings in Boston about The Hub as the Olympic host in 2024, but from Connecticut the prospect looks absolutely delightful. It's hard to get to places like Sochi, Beijing or Rio de Janeiro. Boston, right up the...
  • On The Fly: Sun Trade Montgomery To Sue Bird's Seattle Storm

    On The Fly: Sun Trade Montgomery To Sue Bird's Seattle Storm
    Save the date: Friday, July 31. That is when the Seattle Storm comes to the Mohegan Sun Arena to play the Connecticut Sun. The Storm will have two of best guards in UConn history, Sue Bird and Renee Montgomery. The Sun traded Montgomery and the Nos. 3 and...
  • Mr. Tsarnaev, meet Mr. Leopold and Mr. Loeb

    Mr. Tsarnaev, meet Mr. Leopold and Mr. Loeb
    Cathleen O'Connell, the PBS documentarian, cut right to the core with her first question about the Leopold and Loeb case from 1924: "Why among all brutal murders was this one called 'crime of the century'?" O'Connell had a point when you consider 20th...
  • Man who shoveled Boston Marathon finish line revealed

    Man who shoveled Boston Marathon finish line revealed
    One man and his snow shovel became a viral hero after shoveling the finish line of the prestigious Boston Marathon.  That man is Boston bartender Chris Laudani.  Philip Hillman captured the image from his Boston hotel room Tuesday while a blizzard was...
  • Area road racing hall of fame inducts 3 new members

     Area road racing hall of fame inducts 3 new members
    A marathon runner who competed at Boston and New York Cty, a runner with wins from his teens to the senior age groups, and a local icon in race-walking are the newest inductees into the Virginia Peninsula Road Racing Hall of Fame. The honorees are Chris...
  • Simsbury Native Helps Research Boston Marathon Book

    Simsbury Native Helps Research Boston Marathon Book
    SIMSBURY — When Delia Brimmer first learned about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, she was in the middle of the ocean. Brimmer, a Simsbury native, was studying abroad as part of a "Semester at Sea" program, and said she was worried for her...
  • Al Qaida's pattern of attack

    Al Qaida's pattern of attack
    Al-Qaida has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo cartoonists in Paris. The motive for the attack by the Kouachi brothers was to avenge what the brothers believed to be blasphemy against the prophet Mohammed. Yet the...
  • Athletes made the Sochi Winter Olympics special

    Athletes made the Sochi Winter Olympics special
    The winter weather was warm, as expected. The "dangerous face water" — as my Tribune colleague Stacy St. Clair famously tweeted — was an unexpectedly disgusting orange. The war waited until the Olympics ended, when Russian President Vladimir...
  • Chicago Marathon winner Rita Jeptoo's doping hearing to be held in Kenya

    Chicago Marathon winner Rita Jeptoo's doping hearing to be held in Kenya
    NAIROBI, Kenya -- Kenya's athletics federation will hold a hearing for Rita Jeptoo next Thursday, with the marathon runner ordered to attend along with two coaches and her agent as the East African country investigates its latest and possibly most...
  • Girls Cross Country Runner Of The Year ELLIE JEAN: Going Far On Different Trail

    Girls Cross Country Runner Of The Year<br>ELLIE JEAN: Going Far On Different Trail
    ELLIE JEAN hadn't run in the cross country postseason since her freshman year because of injuries and soccer commitments, but she went out as a champion. ELLIE JEAN COVENTRY   CLASS: Senior COACH: Ed Grace ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Won Class SS...