Region falls silent in memory of Boston Marathon bomb victims ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page DAVID L. RYAN/Globe Staff People on Boylston Street paused for a moment of quiet tribute and reflection exactly one week after the Marathon bombings. pat greenhouse/globe staff MIT students and staff members gathered along Vassar Street for a moment of silence for the victims of the Marathon bombings and for MIT police officer Sean Collier. Bill Greene/Globe Staff Firefighters who were first responders at the Marathon bombings observed a moment of silence. Bill Greene/Globe Staff Firefighters from the Boylston Street Firehouse hung signs honoring the victims. David L. Ryan/Globe Staff FBI and other officials at the site of one of the explosions on Boylston Street observed a moment of silence. ARAM BOGHOSIAN FOR THE GLOBE Kerry Milaszewski (center) of Brighton, and other patrons watched TV coverage of Monday’s moment of silence at the Deluxe Town Diner in Watertown. David L. Ryan/Globe Staff Mourners gathered near a memorial set up on Boylston and Hereford streets on Monday afternoon, a week after the Boston Marathon bombings. WENDY MAEDA/GLOBE STAFF Nathalia Deleon (left) joined others at the Blackstone Elementary School in Boston in a moment of silence to remember the Marathon bombing victims. Brian Snyder/Reuters Tears streamed from the faces of some of the mourners who exited the church after the funeral. Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe The clock at Peabody Square was stopped at 2:50 p.m. after the Boston Marathon bombings in honor of the victims. It was started again at 2:50 p.m. on Monday. Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe Mayor Thomas Menino and Senator Elizabeth Warren observed a moment of silence in Peabody Square. Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe Dorchester residents Tim Deihl and Amy Butterworth observed the moment of silence in Peabody Square. Michele McDonald for the Boston Globe Outside of Hopkinton's Town Hall, employees gathered for a moment of silence. Josh Reynolds for the Boston Globe Onlookers applauded after MBTA Transit Police observed a moment of silence at South Station. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center gathered inside a Trauma Room to observe a moment of silence. Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff MIT students and staff gathered along Vassar Street in Cambridge for a moment of silence.