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No Swimming At 3 State Parks

(Hartford, Connecticut) – Three Connecticut swimming areas are off limits due to water quality issues. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says Burr Pond State Park in Watertown, Gardner Lake State Park in […]

08/12/2015

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Top Public Pools In Connecticut

The Summer months can bring some intense hot weather; most people look for the quickest and most convenient ways to stay cool without being trapped in their home under an AC unit or fan. The more popular resolve is an indoor or outdoor public pool. This list provides the Top Public Pools in Connecticut.

07/17/2015

Rhode Island health officials say bacteria levels have dropped to where the beaches are once again safe to swim. (Getty Images)

6 Rhode Island Beaches Get OK For Swimming

The beaches had been closed earlier in the week after water testing showed unsafe levels of bacteria.

07/18/2014

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How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.

03/18/2014

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5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

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Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The Sunshine

Everyone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.

06/17/2013

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Top Public Beaches And Reservoirs To Spend A Summer Day In Connecticut

Read on for a roundup of some of Connecticut’s best beaches to spend a warm summer day.

06/08/2013

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Top Swim Classes In Connecticut

For those who are afraid of or new to the water or need to brush up on old skills, there are many places to learn how to swim safely and well.

04/26/2013

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Five Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day with the Whole Family

By Dani Frank Red, pink and Hallmark printed all over, Valentine’s Day is an occasion for cynics to show their disdain, lovers to reaffirm their affection and anyone and everyone to remind those near and […]

02/03/2012

Connecticut Man Rescued After Falling Down Ledge

Authorities in Vermont say there’s been another incident at a swimming hole, this one involving a Connecticut man who fell 25 feet down a ledge and had to be rescued.

07/18/2011