Emotions run high for Marathon

People were seen through an advertisement near the Boston Marathon finish line on Sunday as the city was awash with sunshine and determination.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe staff

Even as memories of last year cast an occasional shadow on the city’s festive spirit, Boston will be awash in sunshine and determination.

A banner on the Boston Athletic Association building welcomes runners to Hopkinton.

Proud host Hopkinton prepares for Marathon like no other

People in Hopkinton know that this year’s race will be different, yet the town is determined to preserve its traditions.

Marathon’s fast field has really come together

The bombings that truncated and traumatized last year’s Boston Marathon have brought together the international running community in unprecedented fashion.

The overlooked part of exercise -- recovery

Choices you make after a big race or challenging effort will affect how well, and how quickly, you bounce back.

Luxury condo prices soar

The price of living in the heart of Boston is fast approaching an average of $1 million, as condominium sales sizzle, values surge, and more luxury units are built.

Hunt for a Boston Public Schools chief accelerates

The panel overseeing the recruitment hopes to reach a goal of hiring a superintendent who could be on the job by September.


Red Sox rally for walkoff win

Dustin Pedroia scored on an error in a 6-5 victory over the Orioles before a delirious crowd at Fenway Park.

Three in contest for governor striving hard for visibility

Anonymity is a daily challenge for first time candidates like Joe Avellone, Don Berwick and Juliette Kayyem, who regularly have to introduce themselves on the trail.

The Bruins bench has a good view as Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall is upended by Reilly Smith. Jim Davis/Globe Staff

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No way the Bruins were going to lose Game 2

There was simply no way the Bruins were slinking out of town trailing two games to none to the Red Wings.

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After watching the Huntington Theatre Company play, join photographer Essdras M. Suarez for a discussion about Cuba.


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Bruins 4, Red Wings 1

Milan Lucic scored a goal in the second period.

Bruins even series against Red Wings

Hesitation gone, physicality back, the Bruins took a 4-1 Game 2 win over the Red Wings to send the series to Detroit tied at a game apiece.


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Music Review

Boy George (pictured in Philadelphia, the night before his Boston concert) performed new and old songs at Royale on Saturday.

Boy George gets angry, then gets down to business

The backbone of Boy George’s Saturday night show at Royale was reggae, with plenty of songs shaped by its undulating ripple.