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Hardcore Jones Beach lifeguards defy time, and tide

Jones Beach Lifeguards

Some, like Rob Ortof, 64, work there into their 60s and 70s.

By Lisa Irizarry

@Newsday: Hardcore Jones Beach lifeguards defy time, and tide...

June 29, 2018

Three Decades of Lifeguards at New York's Jones Beach

A lifeguard gets in a morning stretch, 1989.

By Andrea DenHoed

@The New Yorker: Three Decades of Lifeguards at New Yokr's Jones Beach...

June 22, 2018

The crowd at Jones Beach

@Newsday: The crowd at Jones Beach State Park...
July 5, 2016 By Thomas A. Ferrera 

Girl revived by teachers

@Newsday: Girl revived by teachers, returns to Levittown school...
February 1, 2016 By Candice Ferrette and Joie Tyrrell 

Teachers Save 12 year old girl

@abc7NY: Teachers Save 12 year old girl...
November 28, 2015 By Kristin Thorne

11 secrets of Jones Beach

Copiague man meets lifeguards who saved him

I love the Jones Beach Junior Lifeguard Progam

@Kidsday: I love the Jones Beach Junior Lifeguard program...

July 22, 2014 By SARAH FARRELL. Kidsday Reporter

A Good Day to Save Lives

LI Lifeguards compete in tournament

@Newsday: LI lifeguards compete in tournament...

July 11, 2011 By ZACHARY R. DOWDY

Jones Beach program aims to train junior lifeguards