The son of a circus performer and an anthropology professor, Jack Lepiarz received his broadcasting degree from Emerson College, where he worked as an anchor, producer, and news director for WERS 88.9 FM.
He joined WBUR in the spring of 2010, and maintains a healthy love for performing and the circus.
Mayor Walsh declared April 15 One Boston Day, intending it to be a day for Bostonians to show the resiliency and generosity people showed on the day of the bombing. The acts of kindness took many forms.
Survivors of the bombings received help affording costly medical procedures from the One Fund. And today, several survivors have established funds and foundations to pass along the kindness they’ve received and help others.
Many survivors say Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s conviction brings them closure. However, they have mixed feelings on whether he should receive life in prison or the death penalty.
Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial on Monday heard closing arguments from the prosecution and the defense. Deliberations are set to begin Tuesday.
After calling only four witnesses, the defense rested its case Tuesday in the trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Closing statements are scheduled for Monday.
Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors heard grisly testimony about the injuries sustained by the victims killed in the bombing. Attention now turns to the defense.
Testimony in the trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Thursday focused on how the bombs used on Boylston Street and in Watertown were built.
Much of testimony Wednesday in the trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev focused on how investigators used GPS data to link the sale of pressure cookers in Saugus to the Tsarnaev brothers.
Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial heard more testimony Tuesday about the weapons used in Watertown, and about some of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s school records from UMass Dartmouth.
Jurors in the trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Monday heard more testimony about the contents of Tsarnaev’s computer and from a terrorism expert.