August 04, 2020 - 8:07 am
If you’re looking to take a dip but don’t have access to a swimming pool, Swimply, a service many are calling an Airbnb for swimming pools, is here to help! Find out how to rent a local pool now.
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A lifeguard station in Margate City, which has seen more rip current activity in the wake of Tropical Storm Fay.
Angelina Jimenez
John McDevitt
July 11, 2020 - 3:34 pm
Tropical Storm Fay is long gone, but she’s still being felt at the Jersey Shore. Swimming restrictions are in place at several beaches this weeekend because of rip currents.
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Pool stairs
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Mike Dougherty
June 14, 2020 - 2:50 pm
Public pools and swim clubs in New Jersey can reopen June 22. However, there will be quite a few new rules in place.
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Police car lights
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KYW Staff
June 10, 2020 - 10:01 pm
Officials are looking for two teenagers who disappeared after going into the Schuylkill River for a swim Wednesday night. Officials say the pair never resurfaced. Read more here.
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Chairs at a lake
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Mark Abrams
June 05, 2020 - 4:00 am
As the rest of Pennsylvania’s counties move to Gov. Wolf’s “yellow” phase for reopening, more facilities are opening at state parks, including swimming areas. Read more here.
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Public pool
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KYW Staff
May 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
Concerned about coronavirus? You’re not alone. This week, Dr. Brian McDonough answers your questions about cigarette smoke spreading coronavirus, public pools, and more.
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Ursinus College
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Tim Jimenez
November 25, 2019 - 6:59 am
After investigating hazing allegations, Ursinus College is axing the rest of the men's and women's swimming seasons. Ursinus officials say there was a violation of the anti-hazing policy and student code of conduct.
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EverWalk founders Diana Nyad (right) and Bonnie Stoll
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Kim Glovas
August 26, 2019 - 4:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Diana Nyad made history in 2013 when she swam the epic span from Havana to Key West. Since then, she created a way for others to reach long-distance milestones — on land. Nyad and her partner, Bonnie Stoll, launched EverWalk , a long-distance walking movement designed...
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If you live in Philly you have more than 70 swimming pool options to help you cool down.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
June 17, 2019 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Summer fun and safety collide as Philadelphia Parks and Recreation open their pools for the summer. Hot, humid and sticky are just some of the words you can use to describe Philly in the summer. But if you live in Philadelphia, you have more than 70 swimming pool...
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Swimming in Creek
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Dan Wing
June 01, 2019 - 12:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With the summer season about to hit full stride, state officials are warning residents to play it safe as they hit Pennsylvania's waterways whether it be for swimming, fishing or boating. As we saw this week with the drowning death of a teen in Bucks County, storms...
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