Beacon Hill trots towards Marathon Monday and public school vacation week, one of the Legislature’s many traditional rest periods, with Governor Charlie Baker drafting legislation to overhaul the MBTA.
Undaunted is a new documentary about the first person with dwarfism to finish the Boston Marathon. Boston Globe reporter David Abel and Juli Windsor, the young woman who made the historic run speak about the journey.
One runner from Montague describes new spirit of the marathon.
Meb Keflezighi is first American winner since 1983.
Neuroscientists at Harvard believe they’ve found a biomarker for stress, using data collected before and after the bombing.
For the last year, WBUR has been checking in with Marathon Sports manager Shane O’Hara.
A new report on the emergency response to the Boston Marathon bombings is largely positive, but it said some first responders faced exhaustion after spending 36 hours straight on the job.
At least 3,500 police officers will be spread across the eight cities and towns that make up the marathon route. That’s more than double the number from last year.
Monday’s Boston Marathon explosions have devastated the city and its residents.
African runners were the first across the finish line in the 113th Boston Marathon today. Deriba Merga of Ethiopia won the men’s race and Salina Kosgei of Kenya won the women’s. The top American contenders both came in third. WFCR’s Kevin McNicholas has more from Boston.