It started with one lesson nearly 25 years ago. Today, many special needs children are discovering the joy of playing in a swimming pool, thanks to this week’s Jefferson Award winner.
Swimmers are being warned to stay out of the water at Monterey Municipal Beach after tests found high levels of bacteria, county health officials said Tuesday.
A wayward porpoise was spotted cruising in the Napa River near a boat dock Thursday morning.
Oakland’s Lake Temescal will be closed to swimmers through the Fourth of July weekend because of toxic algae blooms.
Over a dozen great white sharks continue lurking near the shoreline at a Santa Cruz County beach.
Health experts and the swimming pool industry have a message for pool swimmers with irritated eyes who blame it on the chlorine: blame it instead on the urine.
Vallejo police officers and Solano County sheriff’s deputies apprehended a naked woman swimming in the Mare Island Strait Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
About 40 people, mostly children, fell ill Thursday afternoon due to a possible chemical exposure at an East Bay water park.
When lifeguards at a popular Orange County surfing spot decided to use a high-tech drone to keep swimmers safe from shark attacks, they got a chilling eyeful.
The Quarry Lakes Regional Recreational Area in Fremont is closed for swimming through at least Wednesday, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.