The Boston Marathon is honoring the victims of the Newtown, Conn., shooting with a special mile marker in Monday’s race. Unveiled Thursday, the 26th mile marker incorporates the city seal and 26 stars, one for each of the victims of the shooting tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.
Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley and RunKeeper CEO Jason Jacobs are running in this year’s Boston Marathon to raise money for CampInteractive, a New York-based charity that teaches inner city kids how to use HTML code.
Boston University News Service New York correspondent Lusha Chen looks at his training.
‘Bandit’ runners face special issues when joining the marathon pack.
From famed runners to volunteers, media and area students, the Boston Marathon holds special meaning. Watch.