Stories tagged with: Boston Marathon

June 25, 2013 - 10:07pm
3 years 4 weeks ago

3 thousand miles, 1600 runners, 300 stages, all for one cause.

Following the April 15th explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, people from all over the world wanted to do something to help, and three runners from the UK came up with One Run for Boston.

"So we came up with this idea, which would not only raise a lot of money; because each runner is donating to the run fund in order to run, but it also has had the impact that it has connected runners across the...

April 19, 2013 - 4:38pm
3 years 14 weeks ago

The frantic search for the second suspect from the Boston Marathon Bombings continues after the other suspect was shot to death by police. Friday night a Zanesville father has a real connection to all the chaos.

Paul Masterson is the Chief Financial Officer at Genesis Health-Care. His son goes to M-I-T, where a campus police officer was shot and killed by the bombing suspects. and he was in Boston earlier this week for hospital business.

'It was actually...

April 19, 2010 - 8:13am
6 years 14 weeks ago

A Zanesville native will race toward the finish line in one of the most prestigious running events kicks off Monday in Massachusetts.

Jenna Wilson will compete in the 114th Boston Marathon, the world's longest running marathon.

Wilson has been recognized over the years as Miss SEO 2006, a March of Dimes Ambassador and a honor student at Zanesville High School.

More than 25,000 people are expected to participate in the marathon, cheered on by more than 500,000 spectators.

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