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I live in the South End...

I live in the South End and my parents were up visiting from Connecticut. We had just gotten to the corner of Boylston and Hereford st after walking over from Fenway Park where we went to the Red Sox game. My parents were excited as this was their first time being Boston Marathon spectators, naturally we were taking lots of pictures. I was bringing…

I was walking my dogs around...

I was walking my dogs around Kenmore sq / Fenway / back bay that afternoon. I parked by BU & headed down Comm Ave in the hopes of walking around Fenway park durin the 9th inning. B/c of the race, I couldn't cross mass ave, so we walked up comm ave thru all the college kids, over the muddy river & up-over the race. On the corner of comm & mass…

I was walking back from Fenway...

I was walking back from Fenway to take some photos of runners crossing the finish line and the second I got there I heard the first bang. I thought it was a motorcycle or a car backfiring then the 2nd went off and saw the smoke and the runners being told to stop. Within seconds the fire trucks started to show up and people started to realize there…

We were headed from Fenway to...

We were headed from Fenway to watch the runners and had gotten almost as far as the fire house on Boylston when we heard the first explosion. Even after the second explosion, I didn't process it being anything so horrific. We stopped heading toward the finish line...I though maybe there were out of control students and we were hearing some kind of…

Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo at Fenway

Jarrod Saltalamacchia shakes hands with Jeff Bauman, as he and Carlos Arredondo exit the field at Fenway after throwing out the first pitch on May 28th, 2013.

First Pitch

Carlos Arredondo pushes Jeff Bauman off the field of Fenway after they both threw out the first pitch. Pitches were caught by David Ortiz and Jarrod Saltalamacchia.

Marathon image projected over Fenway

A photograph of Carlos Arredondo and other first responders assisting Jeff Bauman following the bombing is projected over Fenway Park before a game on May 28, 2013