Return Of Swimming Season Prompts Warning About Rip CurrentsThis past weekend marked the unofficial start of summer and the outdoor swimming season, and it was also marked by drownings and water rescues. Benjamin said part of the problem is that too many people think they're better swimmers than they are.
Man Dies In Apparent Drowning On Pistakee LakeHigh winds and choppy water proved deadly for a Stone Park man on Sunday. The 49-year-old man was pulled out of Pistakee Lake in McHenry County, after he was unable to make it back to his boat when he went for a swim with his friends.
How To Stay Healthy While TravelingWhether 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.
5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To FallWith 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.
Hundreds Jump In Lake Michigan To Fight Cancer It's a beautiful day to be at the beach, but a group of people swimming in Lake Michigan this morning were interested in more than just enjoying the weather, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
South Side Boys & Girls Club Holds Water Safety CampFor many children at the Robert E. Wood Boys & Girls Club on 25th Street, this is their first time in the water.
Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The SunshineEveryone 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.
Best Public Beaches In San DiegoWith a plethora of extraordinary free public beaches that will make your getaway go absolutely swimmingly, San Diego offers a beautiful array. Here are five of the best public beaches for visitors to enjoy in San Diego.
Best Swim Classes In ChicagoTake advantage of all the different swimming programs Chicago has to offer and make the most of the upcoming summer.
French Get Revenge For 2008 Relay Loss To U.S.Ryan Lochte grabbed at the edge of the pool, head down, staring at the water. Michael Phelps glared at the scoreboard, trying to digest the first silver medal of his Olympic career. Right beside them, the French celebrated.
Police Search For Missing Man In Far North Suburban LakePolice are searching for a man who disappeared after hopping off a pontoon boat to go swimming in Gages Lake in the far north suburbs.
Lake Swimmers Extra Cautious After Drowning At North Av. BeachSwimmers at North Avenue Beach were taking extra precautions on Wednesday, a day after a 14-year-old boy drowned while swimming there.