'Runaways' 5K set for Aug. 3

'Runaways' 5K set for Aug. 3

NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. - Runners and walkers are invited to join the "Runaways Runaround," sponsored by the Runaways Running Club, on Sunday, Aug. 3, at 9 a.m.

This year, the traditional 5-mile race has been changed to a 5K that will begin at North Attleboro Town Hall, 43 South Washington St., and loop around town.

Proceeds from the race and raffle will benefit Community VNA Hospice and Palliative Care serving 11 area communities.

Registration costs $25. Visit www.signmeup.com/98440 to register.

First overall male and female runners will win $100 each, and medals will be awarded for all divisions: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

For more information, visit www.runawaysclub.org/runaways_5_k.html or call 508-339-0147.