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Boston marks two years since Boston Marathon bombings

Evan Allen, Michael Levenson and Andrew Ryan Boston Globe Keri Palazzo knelt where the first bomb had exploded and thought of her father, killed on September 11. He was watching over her, she said, at the Boston Marathon finish line two years ago when the shock of the blast thumped through her chest and shattered her sunglasses but left […]

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One Boston Day Marks Second Anniversary of Bombings

Hannah Sparks Wednesday marks the two-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, but it is also the first-ever One Boston Day, “a celebration of the resiliency, generosity, and strength of the people that make Boston the great city it is,” according to One Boston Day’s website. Bostonians are encouraged to perform random acts of kindness […]

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Moment of Silence, Church Bells to Mark Second Anniversary of Boston Bombings

Brian Metzler,  Bostonians will mark the second anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings on Wednesday, April 15 with a citywide moment of silence, the pealing of church bells and a call to engage in random acts of kindness. Mayor Marty Walsh plans to help hoist commemorative banners on Boylston Street on Wednesday before […]

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