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  • The scene in Boston changed and shattered in an instant

    The scene in Boston changed and shattered in an instant
    Before reading this, just know that there will be no mention of the Orioles' designated hitter slump in this blog post, no talk of any blown bubbles by Adam Jones or when Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman are coming to the big league club. So excuse me for...
  • Area runners at Boston Marathon talk about bombing

    Area runners at Boston Marathon talk about bombing
    "I'm not sure I've ever felt so helpless," said Sonny Lowe of Williamsburg, recounting Monday's horror at the Boston Marathon when two bombs exploded, killing three people and injuring more than 140 others. Nearly 20 people from the Peninsula were...
  • Marylanders recall terror after Boston Marathon explosions

    Marylanders recall terror after Boston Marathon explosions
    Kathryn Ledwell turned at the boom and stared, confused in her fatigue by the plume of smoke rising behind her, the screams and the crowd — not just her fellow athletes but everyone — running in different directions. Then the second...
  • Boston Marathon Tragedy: Courant Reporter Covering Race Offers Personal Account

    Boston Marathon Tragedy: Courant Reporter Covering Race Offers Personal Account
    Lori Riley, The Courant's running writer, is a veteran of many Boston Marathons. Here is her personal account of what happened on Monday: We had just finished up the press conferences Monday and I was sitting down to write my story about the 117th...
  • Keep moving, through the pain

    Keep moving, through the pain
    The Boston Marathon resonates deep within my memory. I don't know when, exactly, it got there. My older brother ran distances, gliding around the streets of Atlanta in the days when that meant regular harassment from motorists, long before anyone had...
  • In Boston, one act of evil, thousands of acts of humanity

    In Boston, one act of evil, thousands of acts of humanity
    An 8-year-old boy was among the three people killed and at least 176 people injured, many severely, by a pair of explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. According to The Boston Globe, the boy, Martin Richard, was with his...
  • Teel Time: Boston Marathon bombing strikes at running's core

    Pete Watson runs, literally and figuratively, among the distance-running elite. He won bronze in the 5,000 meters at the 2001 Canadian national championships, and he coaches his brother Rob, a world-class marathoner. Monday the Watsons were in Boston,...
  • Glastonbury Runners Among Those At Boston Marathon

    Glastonbury Runners Among Those At Boston Marathon
    Seven town residents participated in the Boston Marathon Monday, including two who said they completed the race shortly before twin explosions went off near the finish line. "I think for people who aren’t runners, they don’t necessarily...
  • Editorial: We Won't Be Cowed By The Terrorists

    Editorial: We Won't Be Cowed By The Terrorists
    What say everyone go to the Boston Marathon next year, to cheer the runners on, support the city and simply make a statement about what kind of society we want to have? That is a society that holds great outdoor celebrations that people can attend...
  • Alaska Man Runs Marathon In Memory Of Sandy Hook Victim; Finishes Race Before Explosion

    Jacob Bera, an art teacher at Eagle River High School outside Anchorage, Alaska, read an article a few months ago by the parents of Daniel Barden, noting how their son's slaying at Sandy Hook Elementary School robbed the speedy 7-year-old of a lifetime'...
  • OC Marathon considers post-Boston security

    OC Marathon considers post-Boston security
    OC Marathon officials are watching developments following the terrorist attack at Monday's Boston Marathon as they prepare for next month's race, the organization has announced. The race starts at Fashion Island in Newport Beach and ends at the Orange...