Newport Beach Scrambles To Hire Lifeguards As Record Beach-Goer Numbers Escape HeatAs temperatures remained more than 10 degrees above normal on Monday, the city of Newport pleaded with off-duty season lifeguards to return and help monitor the masses who escaped the heat at the beach.
Lifeguards Make Over 400 Rescues In 1 Day As Rip Currents Hit LA BeachesStrong currents and rip tides along Southern California kept lifeguards busy over the weekend as large numbers of beach-goers took to the coast to escape the intense heat.
Body Of Man Found Near Shore In Playa Del ReyOfficials said the remains were found just after 7 p.m.
Huntington Beach Lifeguards, Police Resume Search For Missing SwimmerHuntington Beach police and lifeguards resumed their search on Saturday morning for a swimmer in his 50s who was reported missing just north of the Huntington Beach Pier on Friday amid strong rip currents.
Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents Over Labor Day WeekendLifeguards on Sunday continued to warn beachgoers that strong rip currents will create dangerous conditions at Southern California beaches for the remainder of the holiday weekend.
GoPro Video Shows Dramatic Rescue Of Frantic Swimmer Caught In Rip CurrentGoPro video from a Huntington State Beach lifeguard showed a dramatic rescue of a frantic swimmer caught in a rip current.
Southland Lifeguards Participate In Drills, Gear Up For Upcoming Labor Day HolidayLifeguards last weekend performed a record number of water rescues at local beaches and are gearing up for the busy holiday weekend.
Long Beach Man Visits Lifeguards Who Saved His LifeA Long Beach man delivered a personal "thank you" to lifeguards who recently saved his life as he was jogging on the beach.
Vigil Held For 20-Year-Old Who Drowned While Swimming In Rancho Palos Verdes Caves"Ricky at some point said 'I can't swim, I'm tired.' And he was wearing his cross. And he just held on to his cross."
Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents At LA BeachesLifeguards warned the public on Wednesday of dangerous rip currents that have formed along the coast of Los Angeles County beaches.
LAFD Issues Second Closure For All LA County Beaches Due To Lightning StrikesThe Los Angeles County Fire Department issued an alert about weather conditions shortly after 8 a.m.
Coast Guard Searching For Missing Swimmer In Redondo BeachThe woman, whose name was not immediately released, was last seen getting into the water around 1 a.m.