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City Life

So Long, Summer: Philly Pools Are Already Closing

It feels like just yesterday we told you Philly public pools were open. And now, two months after swimming season kicked off, we’re lamenting its end. […]

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City Life

State Police Are Cracking Down on This Popular Pa. Swimming Hole

#peacerock #explorepennsylvania @littlemissscareall_ A post shared by Acid Rob aka PURE-SEX (@thezombie222) on Aug 1, 2016 at 4:46am PDT Pennsylvania state police say they will […]

Be Well Philly

YES: These Public Pools Will Host Free Yoga and Water Workouts All Summer  

You know what’s better than doing outdoor yoga in the summertime? Doing outdoor yoga next to a pool that you can dip your toes in […]

City Life

8-Year-Old Girl, 34-Year-Old Man Electrically Shocked While Swimming

An eight-year-old girl from Pennsylvania and a 34-year-old man from New Jersey are in critical condition after being electrically shocked in swimming pools in two separate incidents. The […]


Montco Teen Reece Whitley Wins ‘SportsKid of the Year’ Award

We are still 249 days away from the next Summer Olympics. But we already know which local athlete Philadelphians will be rooting to make it […]

Be Well Philly

How I Finally Learned to Jump Into Water Without Holding My Nose (At Age 25)

“I’m nervous. I’m really, really nervous. I don’t think I can do this,” I whimper, backing away from the edge of the pool. Any passerby […]

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DEAL ALERT: North Shore Beach Club Offering Half-Off 2016 Memberships

If you’re thinking of getting a membership at North Shore Beach Club next year, it’s time to put your plan-ahead hat on and act. The Northern Liberties […]

City Life

The Eternal Lure of Devil’s Pool

IN THE WOODS OF Valley Green, just minutes off Livezey Lane in Northwest Philadelphia, the small, bubbling Cresheim Creek cascades into a basin that swells between […]

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Valley Forge Casino Debuts New Pool and Poolside Club

Dodge the rush to get down to the Shore this summer and head over to King of Prussia instead. Valley Forge Casino Resort just cut the ribbon […]

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Swimming Holes Worth Discovering in and Around Philly

If the closest thing you’ve got to a pool or shore house is a hose and sprinkler, you’re in luck: The region has plenty of […]