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At 2:49 p.m. on Tuesday, Boston police officers held their hands up in salute and former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, current Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, Vice President Joe Biden, and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick stood together with members of the victims' families during the flag raising ceremony commemorating the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings on Boylston Street in Boston, Mass.

Olivia Savarino hugs Christelle Pierre-Louis as Callie Benjamin, right, looks on near the finish line of the Boston Marathon during ceremonies on Boylston Street on Tuesday, in Boston. Savarino and Benjamin were working at the Forum restaurant when a bomb went off in front of the building on April 15, 2013.Steven Senne / AP