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Local runners host events in wake of Boston bombings

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The Chicago area laced up Monday to show love and support for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

    These are just few locations that hosted "Runners for Boston" events:

    CHICAGO

    Solidarity Run
    What: A 3-mile run sponsored by Running Away Multisport and RAM Racing
    Where/When:
    6:30 p.m. at 2219 N. Clybourn Ave. in Chicago
    Need to know: Runners will wear special T-shirts for $20 and proceeds will go to Boston Athletic Association (BAA)

    "We're All Bostonians": SoCal Hosts Boston Charity Run

    [LA] "We're All Bostonians": SoCal Hosts Boston Charity Run
    Runners in Southern California are banding together to show solidarity and collect donations for the victims of the Boston Marathon attacks. NBC4 is cosponsoring the event, which will benefit The One Fund Boston. Alycia Lane reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on April 21, 2013.

    Runners For Boston Fun Run
    What: A 3-6 mile fun run in two Chicago neighborhoods
    Where/When:
    6:30 p.m. at Fleet Feet locations in Lincoln Square, 4762 N. Lincoln Ave., and Old Town, 1620 N. Wells St.
    Need to know:
    Earnings from $20 T-shirt sales go to One Fund Boston. Event organizers say 250 people already have signed up to run. Participants are encouraged to wear past or present Boston Marathon gear or the marathon's iconic blue and yellow.

    DEERFIELD
    What: A 3-mile run sponsored by Running Away Multisport and RAM racing
    Where/When: 6:30 p.m. at 800 Waukegan Road in Deerfield
    Need to know: Runners will wear special T-shirts for $20 and proceeds with go to the Boston Athletic Association (BAA)

    NAPERVILLE

    What: A 5K run to show support for the runners in the Boston Marathon
    Where/When: 6:30 p.m. at Naperville Running Co, 34 W. Jefferson Ave.
    Need to know: Naperville Running Co. will sell $20 T-shirts to raise money for the One Fund Boston organization. Participants are asked to wear race shirts or Boston Marathon gear.