New East River Sculpture Changes Colors Based On Water QualityMost of the data collected to decide which color the sculpture will glow is collected in the water around Manhattan.
Woman's Drowning Death Prompts Launch Of Riptide Awareness ProgramTheir safety program slogan is "Beware the grip of the rip."
Stew Leonard Jr. And Wife Stress Water Safety After Losing Their Son To DrowningWith New York City pools opening this week and the summer season starting up, water safety is top of mind for many families.
Man Who Fell Off Jet Ski Beats The Odds, Swims Hours Back To Shore In The Dark“It was a lazy day out there. I’m zigging and zagging. All of the sudden this rogue wave just knocked me right off the jet ski,” Will Sullivan said.
Boy's Tragic Death Leads To New Boating Safety Law In Suffolk CountyLawmakers and community members gathered Saturday to celebrate the signing of “Ryan’s Law,” named after Ryan Weiss.
Beat The Heat: Water Safety Tips For Pool, Beach SwimmingAs temperatures climb, so does the number of people hitting the pool or the beach. But a fun day in the water can quickly turn dangerous. Officials urge people to stay safe and prevent possible tragedies.
Focus On Water Safety Ahead Of Summer Swim SeasonStew and Kim Leonard have launched their own charity in an effort to bring awareness to water safety.
‘Pay Attention:’ Prevent Summer Tragedies With These Pool Safety TipsThe Leonards, perhaps best known for their food stores, have made it their mission to raise awareness about water safety after losing their son in a drowning accident.
Water Safety Tips For Swimming In The Ocean, Pool This SummerFrom the Hudson River to Long Island Sound and Jersey Shore, many of will spend part of the holiday weekend on the water. It’s also the time of year when many find danger at the beach or the pool.
Stories From Main Street: Stew Leonard Family Turns Tragedy Into Mission For Water SafetySummertime water safety is a serious matter for Stew Leonard, Jr. and his family, who have turned their personal loss into something positive.
Boy, 6, Dies After Being Found Unresponsive In Family PoolThe child was pulled out of the pool by his grandmother, who called 911 after she found the boy just after 5:00 p.m.
Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or PoolWhether 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.
Nassau County Officials Advising Water SafetyAs the summer approaches and families return to the pools and beaches, Nassau County officials are advising families to take precautions.