Security at the American Airlines Arena was noticeably heightened at Wednesday’s night final regular season Miami Heat game, the first home game the team has played since the bombings at the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon.
After a long day of mayhem, with reporters and police at odds on whether the person responsible for the Boston bombing had been arrested or not, a South Florida man said that the event hit him a little too close to home.
In the wake of just about any tragedy, there is always an outpouring of support for those impacted. Charities will often set up funds for people in need after the event. The Boston Marathon bombing is no different.
Security plans across South Florida continue to be beefed up in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings but some specialized security involves man’s best friend.
Scores of South Florida runners are returning home telling harrowing stories of the bomb explosions at the Boston Marathon.
As a show of support for those who took part and those who were injured in the Boston Marathon, a ‘silent run’ was held Tuesday evening in Miami.
When tragic events, like the Boston Marathon bombings, appear on the news, it can be hard on adults, but for kids it can be even more confusing. Many parents may want to shield their kids from news of a disastrous event but it’s difficult. Kids will often find out about it from TV, the Internet or friends at school.
Sports are often a rallying point in the wake of a national tragedy and that was again the case in the hours that followed the Boston Marathon bombings Monday.
One of the most riveting photographs taken during the Boston Marathon bombings is that of a former South Florida resident helping the injured during the chaos and confusion that resulted from the deadly blasts.
The deadly attacks in Boston Monday left a city and a nation searching for answers. But it has also drawn attention to an odd historical phenomenon that happens around this time of April.