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Items tagged "Patriots Day": 4

Card from Ward Melville High School (NY)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

A high school junior at Ward Melville High School organized students from her classes to write cards to the first responders and medical personnel who cared for the survivors of the bombing. This is a card from one of the students at Ward…

Letter from a Mount Olive High School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This letter was sent from a student at Mount Olive High School in Mount Olive, Illinois.

Was walking to the Arlington T...

Was walking to the Arlington T post-race, me and another runner heard the booms (sounded like cannons). Everyone around looked at each other with raised eyebrows, but thought it was part of Patriot's Day.

Several friends and I took Patriots...

Several friends and I took Patriots Day off to attend the morning Red Sox game. After the win, we walked toward Boylston to go to a bar and take in the ambiance of the race. After waiting in line at Dillon's for about five minutes, we heard a dull thud in the direction of the finish line and saw white smoke rising quickly. The sound resembled a…