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5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

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Baby Elephant Cools Off In Kiddie Pool

The youthful fascination for child visitors to the Fort Worth zoo was enhanced this week when zoo officials added a child’s inflatable pool to the elephants’ enclosure. Baby elephant Belle is taking full advantage of her new pool; cooling off and entertaining zoo guests.

08/01/2013

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August’s Activity Of The Month: Swimming

How can you escape the dog days of summer? Why not join thousands of Texans who take their families swimming in a Texas State Park to beat the heat — while enjoying a fun, healthy activity in the outdoors?

08/01/2013

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Diving Dog Needs A Home

COLLEYVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) – Tami Stanley rescues Labrador Retrievers. She took Bunny in from a shelter with a bad case of mange. “She had no hair around her eyes or on her ears,” Stanley recalled. But […]

07/12/2013

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Video Of 16-Month-Old Swimming Sparks Debate

A YouTube video of a 16-month-old swimming alone across a pool has more than a million-and-a-half views. The baby learned a swimming technique taught by an instructor here in North Texas.

CBS 11–07/03/2013

Summer Hiking

Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The Sunshine

Everyone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.

06/17/2013

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Best Places For Laser Hair Removal In DFW

Say goodbye to razors, tweezers and ingrown hairs, and hello to everlasting smooth, silky and clear skin with these top DFW laser hair removal locations.

06/11/2013

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Best Public Beaches For A DFW Summer Day

Within an hour’s drive, DFW folks can dip their toes in the cool, refreshing waters of many sandy shores and both reservoir and natural-spring fed lakes.

06/08/2013

A boy jumps into the waters of a swimming pool. (credit: Ali Yussef/AFP/Getty Images)

Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety

“Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”

05/28/2013

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YMCA Launches New Swim-Safety Training Program

Memorial Day and swimming pools often go hand-in-hand and unfortunately so do drowning deaths. To help combat the problem the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth has launched a new swim-safety training program.

CBSDFW.COM–05/27/2013

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Best Swim Classes In DFW

Want to be cool this summer? Check out the best places in the DFW area for swimming classes. Introduce your family to the best way to keep cool this summer.

04/26/2013

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Child Dies After Falling Into Fort Worth Pool

A 7-year-old boy died Tuesday morning after falling into an apartment complex swimming pool while playing with his twin brother in east Fort Worth over the weekend.

04/23/2013

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