Adelphi Instructor: Get Kids Swimming At An Early AgeAn instructor at Adelphi University is working to end drowning tragedies by urging parents to get their children into the water at an early age.
L.I. YMCA Hopes To Prevent Tragedies With Swimming LessonsA Long Island woman who lost her two children in a drowning accident has launched a call to improve pool safety just in time for swimming season.
Police Investigating Drowning Deaths Of L.I. Brother, SisterA makeshift memorial is growing outside the home of Ralph Knowles, 5, and Sharon Knowles, 7. The two died Sunday after they were pulled from the waters of a neighbor's uncovered above ground pool in Central Islip, police said.
Children, Ages 5 And 7, Drown In L.I. PoolA 5-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl drowned Sunday afternoon in a backyard pool in Suffolk County.