YMCA Offers Free Lessons for Splash Week

June 11, 2014 at 10:19 PM

LIVINGSTON, NJ - According to the The West Essex YMCA, drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death for children under 14. The Y believes that all children should know how to swim and be safe in and around water at all times. Therefore, the West Essex YMCA is offering a week of FREE swim lessons to teach children water safety and basic swimming skills. Classes will run from June 23 – 26

Those interested may download the registration form HERE. Contact Scott Weber, Director of Aquatics at sweber@metroymcas.org with questions.

 

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ESSEX COUNTY REGION, NJ — There is currently a severe flash flood warning this area until 8 p.m. All flood areas should be avoided until further notice. 

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As I plugged my phone into the outlet next to a shelf in the hotel bathroom, I had a fleeting thought that it was sort of an odd place for an outlet.  That was actually the last thought I had before my phone slipped out of my hands and fell directly below the shelf…

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As a rule I stay away from popular fads.  Politics included.

 

I find my views on the latest crazy trends that are sweeping the nation are usually wrong and completely out of touch with reality.  

 

For example, for years I have been predicting the imminent demise of cell phones and the internet.

 

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