On his Pavement Runner blog, Brian Kelley of San Francisco has inspired runners in more than 100 cities and towns to get together Monday evening.
Schools will also observe a moment of silence to commemorate last Monday's attack and loss of life.
Organizers hope they can get city permits and that the area is no longer a crime scene by Saturday.
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Legendary anthem singer Rene Rancourt led a packed Boston Garden in a rousing, emotional rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" Wednesday night.
Reports and updates on the reported explosions on Boylston Street near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
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Here's some additional facts about Sunday's big game we bet you didn't know, and some more useful information including kickoff time and where to watch the game on Beacon Hill.
Teams and coaches must be trained in concussion identification and prevention.
The annual regatta is projected to draw as many as 300,000 spectators to the Charles River on Oct. 20 and 21.
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