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Missing Philadelphia Man’s Body Found In Delaware River

Tinicum Township police say 65-year-old Hubert Elmore had last been seen early Sunday morning near the Anchorage Marina in Essington.

09/03/2012

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Michael Phelps To Make Appearance At Atlantic City Nightclub

Michael Phelps, the all-time Olympic medal winner, will be partying with guests at The Pool After Dark at Harrah’s AC on Sept. 22.

08/21/2012

Jersey Shore is taking back the rest of the state

Drownings After Beach Hours An Issue Along Jersey Shore

Five people have drowned off of a Jersey beach this season, including 10-year-old Khitan Devine who was swimming in Atlantic City.

07/16/2012

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Swimming Fatalities On The Rise

You’ve heard warnings about heat stroke, sunburn, and heat exhaustion. But there may be another life-threatening danger brought on by the heat wave.

07/07/2012

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The Importance Of Learning To Swim

The truth of the matter is that learning how to swim could save the life of yourself or someone you love.

06/19/2012

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Some City Pools Now Up And Running

The City opened a baker’s dozen pools today, the first of the 70 it will have in service by June 29th.

06/18/2012

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Top Waterparks And Pools In Philadelphia

From spraygrounds to swim clubs to state parks and theme parks, the Philadelphia area has it all, but these are the best of the best.

06/08/2012

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Top Places Where Dogs Can Swim In Philadelphia

When the dog days of summer approach, a refreshing frolic in a pond or pool is just the thing to put a smile on your furry friend’s face. Pooches dash and dive into creeks or take swimming lessons in special doggie pools. Pets might even enjoy a game of fetch by the water’s edge. Whether there’s a heat wave or a snow storm, the Philadelphia area offers a few awesome locations to take that pup for a swim.

06/01/2012

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3 On Your Side: Portable Pool Safety

Just in time for the long holiday weekend, the nation’s top consumer safety agency has a warning for parents before they buy a portable pool.

05/23/2012

Swimwear

Men’s Swimwear

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05/23/2012

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Health Watch: Summer Activities Can Hurt Teeth

Some popular summer activities, like swimming, can hurt your smile. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains

08/15/2011

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Crews Rescue 7-Year-Old Girl From Schuylkill River In Montgomery County

A 7-year-old girl was taken to an area hospital Sunday afternoon after crews rescued her from the Schuylkill River.

05/29/2011

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The Right Amount Of Exercise

There is one truth related to exercise that cuts across all lines. Consistency of exercise leads to better results.

04/26/2011

(Fran Crippen exits the water after winning the gold medal in the men's swimming marathon 10km final during the XV Pan American Games on July 14, 2007 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.  Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Coach Of Philadelphia Swimmer Who Died Criticizes International Body’s Follow-Up

It’s been nearly six months since Fran Crippen, a champion swimmer from Conshohocken, died during an open-water meet in Dubai.

04/13/2011

Plenty of kids were on hand for the announcement that all Philadelphia public pools will open this summer (by KYW's Mike Dunn)

Officials Say All Philadelphia Public Pools Will Open For Summer

City officials say all 70 city pools will be open this summer.

03/02/2011

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