A new Hero Square for Sgt. Daniel Londono, who was killed in service in Iraq in 2004, now stands in the Dorchester neighborhood where he grew up.
Here & Now producer and director Alex Ashlock is a back of the pack runner who’s interested in the history of anything. His favorite quote comes from novelist Richard Ford: “My mind is a chaos and writing is the way I sort of console that chaos.”
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On Joan Benoit’s record-setting run at the 1984 Olympics and the many historic finishes that followed.
The best way to honor last year’s finish line is to cross this year’s.
What I saw that day, and in the days after, will stay with me the rest of my life.
For most people, “romance” and “mystique” would not be words that spring to mind when describing a 26-mile run. Alex Ashlock is not most people. He traces his 40-year fascination with the marathon back to its roots.