Worcester closes beaches and pools ahead of Tropical Storm Isaias’s arrival, urge restaurants to break down outdoor displays
Isaias should hit Mass. late Tuesday afternoon or at night, bringing with it winds of 40 to 60 MPH, 1 to 3 inches of rainfall and possible flooding.
Suburbia Is Awash in Above-Ground Swimming Pools—and That Has Some Neighbors in Hot Water
Coronavirus lockdowns and a lack of community recreation options mean many homeowners are defying local rules to cool off.
Garland parks still open to public, but pools, indoor basketball courts and senior centers are closed
If you are tired of being cooped up in the house, there are plenty of places to get out and about in Garland, including the city’s parks and trails.
Body-Positive Mom Posts Photos of Cellulite: "We Aren't Here to Ornament the Sides of Pools"
Sarah Nicole Landry, known on Instagram as TheBirdsPapaya, is one of the most well-known body-positive accounts. With over 1.6 million followers, people ...
In pandemic, private pools at a premium
The pandemic had forced many public and community pools to open late, if they opened at all. “I was desperate to find a place to take the kids where they could swim and cool off,” said Adler of Grant ...
DCR closes waterfronts, pools, state parks in western Mass. ahead of Tropical Storm Isaias
The Department of Conservation and Recreation will close all agency-run state parks, waterfronts, and pools in western and central parts of the state ahead of Tropical Storm Isaias Tuesday afternoon, ...
Capital District YMCA reopens pools at two branches
The Capital District YMCA has reopened pools at two of its branches. Starting on Aug. 3, the Y resumed offering lap swimming and swimming lessons at its Southern Saratoga and Guilderland locations. To ...
2 Massachusetts DCR pools closed after possible COVID-19 exposure
The Connors Memorial Swimming Pool in the city of Waltham and the Gustave Johnson Memorial Swimming Pool in Fitchburg were closed to the public effective immediately and until further notice amid the ...
Keep cool in the pool: Novel chip sensor makes swimming pools safer
A new microchip that enables continuous monitoring of pH and chlorine levels in swimming pools will vastly improve water safety as new research shows it can deliver consistent and accurate pool ...
Public pools in Waltham, Fitchburg, closed after reports of exposure to COVID-19
Two public swimming pools in Waltham and Fitchburg were closed by the state after people at the facilities were affected by the coronavirus, state officials announced Monday morning.
Rent private swimming pools during coronavirus pandemic with Airbnb-like app
Swimply, billed as the Airbnb for swimming pools, has connected owners of private pools with people seeking a way to cool off, especially during the summer months, since it launched in July 2019.
Hurricane Isaias sends water over coastal roads and even into pools in South Carolina | Raleigh News & Observer
Flooding and power outages were reported overnight in parts of coastal South Carolina as Hurricane Isaias made landfall just north of the state line. As of 5 a.m. Tuesday, 1,200 people were without ...