Here's a list of events that local organizations are holding to benefit Boston’s recovery efforts and the victims affected by Monday’s bombings. We'll keep updating. www.boston.com
by Teresa Hanafin4/17/2013 9:16:24 PM
We're also updating a list of victims of the Marathon bombings. www.boston.com
by Teresa Hanafin4/17/2013 9:18:57 PM
Cambridge Police said they have responded to reports of about 30 suspicious packages since the marathon. http://bo.st/YvS4nb
by Catherine Cloutiervia twitter4/17/2013 9:24:25 PM
Boston Magazine: When it comes to coping with trauma and anxiety, hugging a dog is the best medicine, experts say. This week, several canines from the Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dogs program will be at the First Lutheran Church of Boston, which is just blocks away from the finish line of the Boston Marathon race, to let residents and those trying to cope with Monday’s tragedy hug and pet them. www.bostonmagazine.com
AP: In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, President Obama has aimed to be both visible and cautious in his response, declaring the attack an "‘act of terror"’ while warning the nation against jumping to conclusions. www.boston.com
RT @BostonDotCom: MT @swatigauri: Benefits, fund-raisers to support Boston Marathon victims. Tweet at me if you know of any others. http ...
by Chelsea Conaboyvia twitter4/17/2013 10:57:13 PM
If you want to go to the prayer service at the Cathedral tomorrow, better get there early: www.boston.com
by Teresa Hanafin4/17/2013 11:04:06 PM
Menino and Patrick asked attorney Kenneth Feinberg, an expert on victim compensation who handled the 9/11 victims' fund, (en.wikipedia.org), to be the administrator of The One Fund Boston. onefundboston.org
by Boston Bruinsvia twitter edited by Teresa Hanafin4/17/2013 11:54:59 PM
by Adrienne Lavidor-Berman4/18/2013 12:07:51 AM
Former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney will attend the interfaith service in Boston tomorrow at the invitation of Gov. Deval Patrick, CNN reports.
by Teresa Hanafin4/18/2013 12:09:26 AM
From tonight's Bruins game, the National Anthem, begun by Rene Rancourt and finished by the people of Boston.
by Catherine Cloutier, Your...4/18/2013 12:23:36 AM
Some good news: Officials at three Boston hospitals that treated some of the most seriously injured from Monday’s bombing at the Boston Marathon said Wednesday they expect all of their patients to survive.
The Castle at Boston Park Plaza has become the scene of a support center for the Boston Marathon bombing. Organizations such as the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army Disaster Services, and the City of Boston are contributing to the relief effort.
by Catherine Cloutier, Your...4/18/2013 2:14:32 AM
Berklee College of Music will remain closed on Thursday. The statement: www.boston.com
by Catherine Cloutier, Your...4/18/2013 2:15:54 AM
Two days after the 117th Boston Marathon ended in shrapnel and blood, the Emerson College community gathered Wednesday morning at the Cutler Majestic Theater to reflect on events that left seven students injured.
Angie Miller took on a pair of songs on Wednesday's episode of 'American Idol' and impressed the panel of judges with both selections.
First up the 18-year-old Beverly native picked a song from the year she was born, The Pretenders' 1994 hit "I'll Stand By You," which she dedicated to Boston following Monday's Marathon attacks. www.boston.com
by Andrew Tran, Boston.com4/18/2013 3:05:22 AM
As Greater Boston continued to grieve those killed and injured after two bombs went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday, the City of Medford shook with the revelation one of those lost was one of its own. On Wednesday evening, the community came together inside the historic Grace Church on High Street to mourn for Krystle Campbell, a 29-year-old native of the city, and the other victims in an interfaith vigil. www.boston.com
by Andrew Tran, Boston.com4/18/2013 3:06:00 AM
#BPDTrafficAdvisory Expect parking restrictions, road closures & traffic delays tmrw. Follow direction of signs and safety officials.
by Boston Police Dept.via twitter4/18/2013 3:14:48 AM
.@BostonDotCom - #Berklee to remain closed Thursday, president Roger Brown's letter to the community t.co #BostonMarathon