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  • La Grange woman returning to Boston marathon with 'complete faith'

    La Grange woman returning to Boston  marathon with 'complete faith'
    Maria Schreiber decided to run in the 2014 Boston Marathon just a few hours after hearing the explosions near the finish line of last year's race and watching gray smoke fill the streets. After calling her husband and texting her father — "bomb...
  • Oak Park woman determined to finish marathon this time

    Oak Park woman determined to finish marathon this time
    Sarah Buerger was only a half-mile from the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon when everyone stopped. She was carrying a phone and after a few minutes of confusion she started getting a stream of texts asking if she was OK. She soon heard rumors of...
  • A year after the Boston bombings [Commentary]

    A year after the Boston bombings [Commentary]
    In a 12-second period one year ago today, two homemade explosive devices tore holes in what had been a perfect spring day in Boston. Thousands had lined up along Boylston Street for the 117th Boston Marathon. Nearly 27,000 runners ages 18 to over 80,...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: 'Last Man Standing' on ABC

    Friday's TV Highlights: 'Last Man Standing' on ABC
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 6 - 12, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Unforgettable Carrie (Poppy Montgomery)...
  • At Boston Marathon bombing site, all signs point to normality

    At Boston Marathon bombing site, all signs point to normality
    BOSTON — On an April morning a year after two bombs tore through the crowd at the Boston Marathon finish line, there's little sign that destruction once visited Boylston Street. Bleary-eyed students and hard-hatted construction workers wait at...
  • The boundaries of Boston Strong

    The 118th Boston Marathon, next week, will actually be the first of its kind — the first running of the iconic American foot race after two bombers killed three people, injured 263 (many horribly) and shook the nation a year ago Tuesday. A race...
  • Finding Inspiration Along The Route Of One Run For Boston

     Finding Inspiration Along The Route Of One Run For Boston
    PORTLAND — Liza Neustaetter didn't know anybody at last year's Boston Marathon, but as a long-time runner living in Somerville, Mass., she decided to go to the finish line to watch the race on Patriots Day. "I'm a huge running fan," she said. "It's...
  • Few details released in fatal FBI shooting in Owings Mills

    Few details released in fatal FBI shooting in Owings Mills
    The FBI said Saturday three of its special agents were working with other law enforcement on a drug investigation when agents fatally shot a man Friday in Owings Mills, but declined to release key details about the circumstances of the incident. In a...
  • One Run for Boston runners reach Bath and Easton in the moonlight

    Twenty-six runners heading east on Route 248 toward Bath attracted the attention of curious motorists late Thursday. "A caller says there's a jogger holding an American flag at Route 248 and Valley View Road," a Northampton County emergency dispatcher...
  • One Run For Boston hits Pennsylvania on Tuesday

    Local runners can join in lend their legs to help raise funds for One Run For Boston II as it enters Pennsylvania on Tuesday and hits the Lehigh Valley by Thursday. The event, which raised $91,000 last year in support of Boston Marathon victims and...
  • Detour On The Fly Doesn't Stop Top Runners At Middletown Half Marathon

    Detour On The Fly Doesn't Stop Top Runners At Middletown Half Marathon
    MIDDLETOWN — Former UConn runner William Sanders won the Harvard Pilgrim Middletown half marathon Sunday as he had planned. He just didn't run the race he was expecting to run. Nearly two miles in, Sanders and a group of 12 runners went the...