More stories about Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana%2C CA

  • ‘Lifeguards Gone Wild’ Video Gets 14 Fired

    At least a dozen California lifeguards are receiving more attention than they anticipated, and so is their employer, the city of El Monte, Calif.

  • California Lawmakers Strike Down Pool Bill

    California lawmakers have struck down AB 1726, a public health bill which would have required that public swimming pools be operated by a qualified (certified) pool operator.

  • USA Swimming Must Turn Over Sex Abuse Complaints

    Courts in California and Washington have decided in favor of swimmers alleging they were sexually abused by their former coaches.

  • Sex Abusers Trigger Tougher Legislation

    Legislation to ban confidential lawsuit settlements involving allegations of child sexual abuse, and lengthen the statute of limitations for victims to file civil actions, has been introduced in California.

  • Pushing for Gold 

    Between training for Olympic trials, a recent engagement to fellow swimmer Dominik Meichtry, and activity in water conservation campaigns, 25-year old Jessica Hardy has her hands full.

  • Swim Sex Abusers Trigger Legislation

    Legislation that would ban confidential lawsuit settlements involving allegations of child sexual abuse and lengthen the statute of limitations for victims to file civil actions has been introduced in California

  • Carrie Haupert-Fullerton

    Carrie Haupert-Fullerton had some big shoes to fill when she got a job working at the front desk of her local pool, and helping with special events

  • Ex-National Team Coach Sued in Suit Alleging Coverup

    A wrongful termination lawsuit was filed in Southern California earlier this fall against former U.S.

  • ‘Gangnam-Style’ Guards Rehired

    The California lifeguards who were fired for filming a music video spoof will get their jobs back.

  • Capitol Punishment

    The Barbara Morse Wackford Community and Aquatic Complex was a beautiful facility when it opened in 2004.