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Items tagged "Towne": 4

After the Sox game, my college...

After the Sox game, my college roommate and I headed over to Boylston as we always do to cheer on the runners. We were on our way to Whiskeys, which means we had to circumvent the finish line, when we walked by the Towne and saw a couple of available seats right by the windows overlooking the runners (strange they were open). We decided to grab a…

I was inside Towne next to...

I was inside Towne next to the Pru with 3 friends having drinks. We didn't hear the blast, but saw people start looking out the window. Being only a few blocks from the finish line, we thought someone had collapsed before finishing the race. I went to the window, started to see smoke, checked Twitter and began seeing reports of an explosion. We…

My friends and I were at...

My friends and I were at Towne at 900 Boylston. I heard what I believe to be the second explosion, shortly after patrons who were on the second floor of the restaurant with a view of Boylston Street came running down the stair case and said that a bomb had gone off, they proceeded to run out of the restaurant. The rest of us, in shock, went to the…

I was in Towne with my...

I was in Towne with my girlfriend, looking out at Boylston street, through the front windows. We heard the boom and looked at each other. She looked out at the street and saw people's faces of horror, I just stood there until I noticed the smoke. She grabbed her stuff, and then me and pulled me through the back of the restaurant. We exited the back…