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Horry County to explore first-aid stations at beach
“The volume of people is pretty great in that area of the beach,” Schulz said. “It's not only an area where folks can get out of the sun, it's also an area where what's going on with the weather conditions can be put up. It's another area where …
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Woman arrested after leaving dog in hot car at beach
A 69-year-old woman has been charged with cruelty to animals after leaving her small dog inside her car when she went to the beach in Cape Canaveral on Monday, deputies said. Florida mug shots: Sept. 1. See the latest mug shots from Florida. More.
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Duxbury Beach Evacuated After Possible Shark Sighting
The beach was reopened to swimmers at 5:30 p.m. but swimmers were told to stay in shallow water. On Monday, a great white shark was spotted swimming off the beach in Duxbury. State Police helicopters followed it until it went out into deeper waters.
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Summer season was good, not great, for Myrtle Beach-area tourism
Fast-foot eateries tell Jordan they've had one of their best summers, while sit-down restaurants say the opposite. Jordan credits the surge at fast-food eateries with teams playing at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex, which opened earlier …
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Ride for Parkinson's Cure Held in Old Orchard Beach
OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — There are one million people in the United States living with Parkinson's Disease, a progressive disorder of the nervous system that severely affects how you move. People are talking about this …
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Long Beach Officers Shot at by Gunman With Assault Rifle; 1 in Custody: Police
A possible carjacking suspect opened fire on Long Beach police officers with an assault rifle and then led them on a chase Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. A man was being detained in connection with the shooting after he was found near the …
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Ocean City Town Council votes to restrict smoking on the beach, boardwalk in
The restrictions are needed to help reduce litter on the beach and curb the health concerns related to smoking, according to the work session minutes. A presentation that is included with the minutes said e-cigarettes would not be included in the new law.
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Dangerous rip currents shutter Long Island beaches
NEW YORK (PIX11/AP) – Beachgoers looking to take advantage of the beautiful holiday weekend weather are being warned of dangerous rip currents, and told to stay away from three ocean beaches on Long Island. High surf and dangerous rip currents are …
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Dewey Beach Town Council candidates debate the issues
Mauler and Davis spoke on issues ranging from parking to building heights and the management of the town and its reputation during the Dewey Beach Civic League's annual candidates forum Saturday. Riordan was absent, as moderator Rob Marshall said …
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Alki Beach 5K 2014 video/photos: Almost 1100 runners and walkers!
Almost 1,100 runners and walkers are on the course along Alki as this year's Alki Beach 5K got under way minutes ago. First, they heard inspirational words from “Warrior Marathon Runner” Carol Dellinger, a breast-cancer survivor who has run 278 …
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No room for a beach towel! BILLIONS of mysterious jelly-fish-like creatures
They say stranger things happen at sea, but it seems stranger things happen on beaches, too. Billions of mysterious small creatures have been washed up on beaches along the west coast of the U.S, from Southern California to British Columbia. Needless …
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Manatees spotted near Miami Beach
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) — A herd of manatees was sighted just a few feet from Miami Beach, late Thursday afternoon. Five manatees were spotted by scores of onlookers on the beach in the area between Fifth and 15th Streets and Ocean Drive, at around …
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Cops: Long Beach woman, 19, drove drunk with 15-year-old
A 19-year-old Long Beach woman was driving drunk early Tuesday with a 15-year-old passenger, Nassau County police said. Devon O'Neill, of 55 W. Beech St., faces felony drunken driving charges under Leandra's Law after being pulled over about 4 a.m. …
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Martins Beach battle gets personal as public submits moving stories about the
In 1951, Bill Farac, then a rookie San Francisco cop, was visiting Martins Beach in San Mateo County with family and friends when he saved a young woman from drowning. "A wave pushed us up against the cliff. She started to slip into the water," said …
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Girl, 10, Finds Loaded Gun In Water At Coney Island Beach
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 10-year-old girl found a loaded handgun on the beach at Coney Island, Brooklyn Monday evening, police said. The gun was in the sand under about two feet of water. It was close to the mouth of West 19th Street, which runs …
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Long Branch beach reopens after syringe scare
LONG BRANCH – A beach in Long Branch has reopened following the discovery of medical waste along the shore. Syringes were found in a clump of debris at Seven Presidents Park at around 3 p.m. Saturday, prompting officials to shut the beach to bathers …
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Can You Guess the 5 Biggest Beach Dangers? (Hint: It's Not Sharks)
While it may seem pretty dangerous to head to the beach these days —with crash-landing planes, lightening strikes and flesh eating bacteria — incidents like these are pretty rare. You can throw shark-related deaths in there too. More common dangers …
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