Metro, Arts, Boston

Dear Boston’ Exhibit Commemorates Marathon

By: Sarah Moore

Currently, the Boston Public Library’s McKim Exhibition Hall holds 150 pairs of running shoes, tattered from the 26.2-mile stretch they endured before being left in Copley Square. These shoes, Sharpie-tattooed with messages of support and inspiration, are part of a new BPL exhibit.

Metro, Boston

MassEquality Strives For More Inclusive St. Patrick’s Day Parade

By: Ryan Towey

MassEquality, the leading gay rights organization in the state of Massachusetts, today released the contents of a letter sent to the South Boston Allied War Veterans Council-the organizers of the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston-regarding the contention between the two groups that has marked the weeks leading up to the parade.

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