In 1939, three years after he had bested local favorite Johnny Kelly - barefoot, and with a burst of speed at the top of what is now Heartbreak Hill - Ellison "Tarzan" Jones won his second Boston Marathon.
Amy B. photographed the line to get into Marathon Sports - scene of one of the two explosions last year - the day before the 2014 Marathon.
A concerned citizen is pissed off that an abandoned portable toilet on Worcester Square has turned into a jaunty john for hookers to service customers:
In the back alley 34 Worcester Square This potable toilet is used for prostitution but no construction crew had used it in 3 months. Get this toilet removed now!
Justin Porter watched the sun come up this morning.
Riggs caught the Berklee Performance Center in new colors last night.
Chris Watson shows us the new artwork on the Boylston side of the Pru.
1938 British Pathe newsreel on that year's Boston Marathon.
A wide-awake citizen complains:
Music playing on the greenway carousel?? It's 3:15 am.