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New Boston park to be named for marathon bombing's youngest victim

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Martin Richard's family and local leaders will be on hand for the groundbreaking of a park dedicated to his memory.
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New park to be named for marathon bombing victim Martin Richard

New park to be named for marathon bombing victim Martin Richard

5 monthes ago   |   By

BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh are planning to be on hand for the groundbreaking of a park dedicated to the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon attacks. Eight-year-old Martin Richard was one of three people killed when two bombs planted near the finish line exploded on April 15, 2013. On Wednesday at 1 p.m., the Republican governor and Democratic mayor will join members of the Richard family to celebrate the beginning of construction of Martin's Park.
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