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Best Public Pools In Pittsburgh

Gone are the days of snow and horrid cold temperatures, and now the tide has swung to some summer fun in Pittsburgh and surrounding neighborhoods. Get out the swim wear, googles and sunscreen, then dive in for a soothing dip.

07/17/2015

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Free Swimming Lessons Draw Hundreds To County Pools

Hundreds of “future swimmers” turned out at four Allegheny County pools Tuesday morning, on the opening day for free swimming lessons.

07/07/2015

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Transportation To Operating City Pools Will Be Provided To Hill District Youth

A helping hand for kids in Pittsburgh’s Hill District.

06/25/2015

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City Says Camp Participants Will Go To Other Pools While Ammon Closed

When Mayor Bill Peduto came to the podium at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District to talk about a nutrition program, the gates of the pool right outside were still shut. The water filtration tank that cleans the pool’s water was mistakenly shipped overseas by the manufacturer.

06/12/2015

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As City Pools Open For Summer, Hill District’s Ammon Pool Remains Closed

The swimming pool at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District is 80-years-old and in need of repair. The city’s Parks and Recreation Department thought it was on track to do just that until last month.

06/09/2015

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Pittsburgh City Pools Open for the Season Today

The city’s 18 outdoor swimming pools open for the season today.

06/09/2015

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County Parks Pools Open For The Season

Bust out your bathing suit, the Allegheny County swimming pools are open!

06/06/2015

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Hill District Pool Closed For Summer After New Filtration System Mistakenly Shipped To Middle East

Kids in the city’s Hill District neighborhood will have to find another place to go swimming this summer.

06/05/2015

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Experts Say Secondary Drowning Could Be Deadly If Not Watched

At the pool, kids splash and sputter.

07/18/2014

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Boy, 17, Drowns While Trying To Cross Lawrence Co. Creek

Rescue crews recovered the body of a teenage boy from a creek in Lawrence County on Sunday.

07/14/2014

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County Parks Offering Lessons

It’s officially summer and that means it’s time to go swimming.

06/27/2014

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Swimming Bears Crash Indiana Co. Family’s Birthday Party

An Indiana County family got a surprise when two bears crashed a birthday party.

05/25/2014

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Electrical Shock Incident In Fla. Puts Pool Safety Center Stage

With the Memorial Day weekend underway, the unofficial start of summer has local pool owners getting their outdoor oasis together.

05/23/2014

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Allegheny Co. Residents Able To Buy Pool Passes

It’s not quite swimming weather yet, but it’s time to buy your county pool passes.

05/02/2014

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How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.

03/18/2014

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