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Portuguese man o' war influx reported along Oahu's east shore

Beachgoers along Oahu’s east-facing shore, be on the lookout for Portuguese man o’ war.

Ocean safety officials report an influx of the stinging creatures along parts of coastline, especially at Waimanalo Beach Park. 30 more words


A summer with less lifeguards mean hypervigilance around water

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — In the heat of the summer, more and more swimmers are seeking relief by hitting the water.

There are 23 state park beaches across the state. 247 more words


Father, daughter dead after being pulled from waters at Makapuu Tide Pools

Editor’s note: This story has been updated with the victims’ identities as provided by the Honolulu medical examiner.

A man and his young daughter were pronounced dead at the hospital after being found unresponsive in waters at the Makapuu Tide Pools on Saturday. 410 more words


No More Lifeguard Shortage at Frances Slocum State Park

FRANCES SLOCUM STATE PARK — After having to close for one day last week due to a lack of lifeguards, Frances Slocum State Park pool filled its lifeguard staff on Wednesday. 416 more words


Morrison Hill Public Swimming Pool

It’s been crazy crazy hot in Hong Kong recently, too hot for long outdoor walks and “too hot for scootering” my toddler tells me.

So we’ve resorted to swimming. 618 more words

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July 4th Holiday Promises To Be Among Busiest Days Of The Year For Lifeguards

NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA.com)  —   The July 4th holiday promises several things — fireworks, crowded beaches and did we mention crowded beaches?

KCAL9’s Jennifer Kastner staked out Newport Beach Sunday to find out how lifeguards were preparing to help people and large crowds. 266 more words