UPDATE: Cop found.
Marathon runner Anusha Mookherjee reports that as she passed the Sri Lakshmi Temple in Ashland this morning, she developed some major chills.
Once over the line into Framingham, she knew she had to drop out. A kind Framingham police officer saw her shaking and gave her his jacket.
He turned away after I thanked him. He said "keep...Read more
Kathryn Riley took in the Marathon in Cleveland Circle:
I love this city.
In Wellesley, as redsox223 shows us, some race watchers had some advice for the runners:
Dvdoff was in the Copley Plaza this morning as the elite runners got a sendoff before boarding a bus for the Marathon starting line in Hopkinton.Read more
Our own Dvdoff was down in Copley Square this morning, watching workers cleaning the Marathon finish line.Read more
Dick and Rick Hoyt got two standing ovations today when the City Council honored them for their decades of running and courage by declaring today Team Hoyt Day.
City Councilor Matt O'Malley, himself a Marathon runner, introduced the father and son. He recalled going to Cleveland Circle as a kid to watch the Marathon and always knowing when the Hoyts were coming by the wave...Read more
Congratulations to Team Hoyt as they cross the finish line for their last Boston Marathon! Job well done gentlemen! pic.twitter.com/jfYuS3DZ4l
â€” Holliston Police (@HollistonPolice) April 21, 2014
In addition to the Hoyts finishing their last Boston Marathon, former Globe reporter Wesley Lowery shows us four runners who helped a fifth finish the race...Read more
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.