Father Honored For Dedication To Pool Safety 10 Years After Daughter's DeathAbby Taylor was just 6 when she died in June 2007 after being trapped and injured by the suctioning force of a pool drain.
Students Release Dozens Of 'Dragonflies' At Mall In Abbey Taylor's HonorIt was nearly 10 years ago when 6-year-old Abbey Taylor was devastatingly injured in a wading pool.
Talking Points: Father Of Abbey Taylor Talks Pool Safety After St. Paul RescueA 7-year-old boy remains hospitalized after falling into a St. Paul pool and being submerged in murky water for several minutes. The accident happened at a St. Paul pool last Monday. A WCCO investigation found that because of a gap in state inspection procedures, neither the state nor the city had been inspecting the pool.
Pool Safety Advocates Say More Should Have Been Done To Prevent Tragedy In St. PaulThere are still a lot of questions surrounding the near drowning of two young children in St. Paul. One of the two boys rescued Monday from an abandoned pool outside an apartment in St Paul is still in critical condition.
Good Question: Why Don't Most Schools Have Recess Before Lunch?When we were growing up, you always had recess after lunch. But new research shows that children will eat 54 percent more fruits and vegetables at lunch if they eat after recess. "Recess is often held after lunch so children hurry to 'finish' so that they can go play. This results in wasted fruits and vegetables," Dr. David Just of Cornell University said.