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Runs honoring Marathon are postponed; but interest builds

Grass-roots group runs in honor of those unable to finish the Boston Marathon are being postponed this weekend, as organizers say they don’t want to burden law enforcement who have had a taxing week.

“The cops definitely need a rest,” said Brookline organizer Jonathan Ritter-Roderick, who has pushed back the planned “Boston Marathon Redux,” a rerunning of the entire Marathon route originally scheduled for Sunday, to May 11. “We want to give them time to recoup.”

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