Swimming Pool

Backyard swimming pool. (CBS)

Backyard Pools May Be More Drought-Friendly Than A Lawn

As more and more California residents are looking for ways to limit their water consumption during the drought, a group of experts say a pool could actually save water in the long run.

04/20/2015

Artist rendition of the planned aquatic complex at Emerald Glen Park in Dublin. (City of Dublin)

Dublin Residents Question Timing Of Building New $35 Million Water Park

Amid California’s record drought, the City of Dublin is breaking ground on a massive new water park. Residents are wondering about the timing of the project.

04/02/2015

The pool at Piedmont High School in San Jose. (CBS)

Man’s Body Found Floating Face Down In San Jose High School’s Swimming Pool

San Jose’s Piedmont Hills High School was shutdown Friday morning when the San Jose Police Department responded to a call that a body was discovered in a campus swimming pool.

03/20/2015

Lexus lands in Santa Rosa health club swimming pool, March 13th, 2015

Car Flies Into Crowded Santa Rosa Swimming Pool, Triathlete Rescues Driver

A driver whose brakes apparently failed crashed through a fence, hit a ladder, and then finally drove her car into a crowded swimming pool before being pulled to safety by a triathlete.

03/13/2015

Drowning

4-Year-Old Boy Drowns In San Jose Community Swimming Pool

A 4-year-old boy was drowned in a community swimming pool at a San Jose mobile home park on Friday.

07/01/2013

(CBS)

2-Year-Old Fairfield Boy Drowns In Family Swimming Pool

A 2-year-old boy drowned in his family’s swimming pool on Tuesday morning, a Fairfield police lieutenant said.

08/08/2012

(CBS)

Elderly Man, Young Girl Found Unconscious At Bottom Of SJ Pool

The man believed to be the girl’s grandfather, was found in the deep end of an apartment complex pool with the girl, before being rescued by a swim instructor.

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