Boston Bombing

A woman looks on as runners pass near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 28 injured after at least two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Running Community Still Boston Strong 2 Years After Bombing

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Roberta, With today’s somber anniversary of the Boston Bombing, I am wondering if you have ever participated in […]

04/15/2015

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

12-Year-Old Boston Bombing Victim To Throw Out 1st Pitch For A’s Vs. Giants

A 12-year-old Martinez boy who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings last month was set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tuesday’s game between the Oakland A’s and the San Francisco Giants.

05/28/2013

Michelle Obama visits Aaron Hern, an 11-year-old Martinez boy injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, and his family at a Boston area hospital, April 18, 2013. (Facebook)

First Lady Visits Martinez Boy Injured In Boston Bombings

An 11-year-old Northern California boy injured in the Boston Marathon bombings was visited by the first lady Thursday as he recovers from his injuries.

04/18/2013