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Life Saving Coprs A.R.C.

American Red Cross machine embroidered patch, circa late 1920s – early 1930s 

At the turn of the 20th century, spending time at the beach or on the ocean was becoming more popular, but many people did not know how to swim. 177 more words

Solartopia V. Keystone Pipeline Calculus  by Gerard Sarnat

Papa Sun expired — but reborn each dawn — god, who dreams this stuff up?

Have you ever watched the fireball merge then emerge from solstice clouds? 286 more words


Pool drops lessons, reduces hours

by Derek Cornet

Public access hours to the Meadow Lake Aquatic Centre have been slimmed due to staffing shortages, and local swimmers are feeling the waves. 452 more words

Top Stories

2 Swimmers Rescued From Surf In Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — Two swimmers were rescued from the surf in Ocean City over the weekend.

The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that a 12-year-old boy and an adult male were rescued from the ocean on Saturday afternoon. 73 more words


My first birthday (true story).

This story inspired by the photo of NATALIA MAKS‘ below (used with her blessing).


I was born in Odessa, a wonderful Ukrainian city on the shore of the Black Sea. 259 more words


Investigation Continues After Injured Man Claims He Was Run Over By Vehicle In Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA (CBSLA.com) — Los Angeles County Fire officials Monday confirmed tire tracks found near an injured man on the beach in Santa Monica were not made by one of their vehicles. 123 more words


Life Guards Report for Duty

Summer is fast approaching and over the weekend surf patrol commenced for the season!

Lifeguards are people who supervise beaches and ensure safety for all people. 70 more words