swimming

Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Don’t Drink and Boat [Sponsored]
The festive and summery Independence Day weekend is here!
Celebrating the Fourth of July holiday this year means a three-day weekend for many and some extra time to truly relax, enjoy and play out on the water.
Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, urges for you to keep yo…
Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Be Weather Ready [Sponsored]
Many look forward to relaxing and playing out on the water.
Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, says to keep you and those around you safe on the water when boating.
Michigan Safe Boating Week runs through Saturday and National Marina Day is Saturday.
In embracing those …
Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Wear a Life Jacket [Sponsored]
Many look forward to relaxing and playing out on the water.
Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, says to keep you and those around you safe on the water when boating.
Here's a boating tip to help you stay safe out there: Make sure to wear a life jacket.
Cancer Survivor Is Allowed To Swim Topless
A 47-year-old Seattle woman named Jodi Jaecks is a survivor of breast cancer, so she has fought enough if you ask me. Jodi had to undergo a double mastectomy and she says it is painful to wear a swimsuit top out in public. Reuters reports that she wanted to swim topless at Seattle's public…
Rough Waters In Holland Injure 28!
Lake Michigan rocks, literally! 
Yesterday, the Coast Guard was busy pulling swimmers out of the water due to a strong rip current and high waves that either carried people out too far or slammed them into the rocks along the harbor in Holland...
No Swimming At Two Allegan County Beaches For E-Coli!
(Photo via flickr.com/photos/delaere) 'Tis the season for e-coli to pop-up along shorelines throughout West Michigan!
The good news is that health officials take water testing very seriously and post 'no swimming' advisories at any beach that has tested positive for above average bacteria levels.  …