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The book "Stewie the Duck Learns to Swim" helps teach kids about water safety. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Stew Leonard Family Turns Tragedy Into Mission For Water Safety

Summertime water safety is a serious matter for Stew Leonard, Jr. and his family, who have turned their personal loss into something positive.


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Boy, 6, Dies After Being Found Unresponsive In Family Pool

The child was pulled out of the pool by his grandmother, who called 911 after she found the boy just after 5:00 p.m.


Beach Safety

Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or Pool

Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.


Lifeguards on Long Island beach

Nassau County Officials Advising Water Safety

As the summer approaches and families return to the pools and beaches, Nassau County officials are advising families to take precautions.