Interview: 2014 Boston Marathon To Be Held Today

One of the world’s most prestigious road races, marred by last year’s bombing, rebounds with a massive field of runners on Monday, to be greeted by an enthusiastic crowd of over one million people along the route. Gov. Deval Patrick assured Bostonians on Sunday that the 118th Boston Marathon will strike the right balance between enhanced security and maintaining the festivity’s “family feel.” But make no mistake, authorities in charge of security Monday are taking no chances. Aaron will be there reporting on all of this.

AM 820 News anchor Robert Pankau spoke to ABC News correspondent Aaron Katersky.