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State Extending Summer Hours At Some Pools, Athletic Facilities

Gov. Charlie Baker says the goal is to offer more recreational opportunities for children to promote a healthy, fun and safe summer.


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Lifeguard Shortage Leaves NH Pools Struggling To Open

Only two of the four pools in Manchester have opened due to a lifeguard shortage.


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State Pools, Beaches To Remain Open Through Labor Day

The DCR says with a hotter than average summer and school starting later this year, they hope to help people cool in the final days of summer.


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10 Boston City Pools To Remain Open 7 Days A Week

Mayor Tom Menino is announcing that for the first time 10 city pools will remain open seven days a week.


Artesani Wading Pool, Brighton (Credit: DCR)

Mass. State-Run Beaches & Wading Pools

In anticipation of this week’s high temperatures, a number of state-run beaches and wading pools will be opening a few days early.

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Marie Joseph's body was found in this Fall River pool June 28.

Changes Made At State-Run Pools After Death In Fall River

Massachusetts officials say they will not be opening the slides at state-run pools this summer.


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Cooling Centers In Boston

With temperatures in the Boston area set to approach 100 degrees, Mayor Tom Menino’s office released a list of cooling centers and pools available for public use.



Looking at the Law

WBZ’s Neil Chayet says this case doesn’t hold water.