lifeguards (10)

By Larry Barszewski

If you’re at the beach and you have a medical emergency, rescue crews say they will do what it takes to get you the help you need.
That’s not what Kim Jones experienced when she and a friend were snorkeling off the coast of Ocean

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7960735856?profile=originalWhen rough seas kicked up by Tropical Storm Cindy made it impossible to offer entry-level instruction

as part of the ‘World’s Largest Swimming Lesson,’ Boynton Beach lifeguards decided to give young swimmers

a chance to try surfing and provided educa

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7960634068?profile=originalHundreds of blacktip sharks swarm the shallow waters off Palm Beach. Florida Atlantic University

biology professor Stephen Kajiura studies the annual migration of blacktips along South Florida’s beaches.


Photo by Stephen M. Kajiura

7960634093?profile=originalA blacktip shark c

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South County’s life-savers



By Mary Jane Fine


Patrick McGlamery wasn’t nicknamed Squid for nothing. A water-baby who learned to swim at three months, he surprised no one when he dived into life guarding just out
of high school. He joined Boca Raton’s Ocean Rescue Departme

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