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Nationwide lifeguard shortage may cause hundreds of pools and beaches to close this summer

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www.foxbusiness.com – – 2023-06-07 00:48:45

SUMMARY: A nationwide lifeguard shortage in the US may result in fewer pools and beaches being open this summer. The shortage grew during the pandemic when pools and beaches closed and lifeguards found work elsewhere. Wyatt Werneth, a spokesperson for the American Lifeguard Association, stated that over half of the 309,000 parks and pools will see closures or reduced hours. This raises concerns about swimmer safety, as nonfatal drowning injuries for children under 15 have spiked 17% from 2020 to 2021 for pool and spa-related incidents.

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Galveston police search for 15-year-old girl missing on vacation

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www.usatoday.com – – 2024-02-20 19:39:42

SUMMARY: Authorities in Texas have issued an Amber Alert for a missing 15-year-old girl named Gabriella Caito. She disappeared while on vacation in the area and was last seen getting into an unknown vehicle. Gabriella is from out of state and requires medication, making it important to locate her. She is described as 5'4″ tall, 130 pounds, and was last seen wearing a black tank top, orange hoodie, basketball-type shorts, and a gold chain with a blue sand dollar medallion. Anyone with information about Gabriella's whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Galveston Police Department.

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Houston Regional AMBER Alert issued for 15-year-old girl last seen getting into unknown vehicle in Galveston

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www.click2houston.com – – 2024-02-20 13:59:20

SUMMARY: The Texas Center for the Missing issued a Houston Regional AMBER Alert for 15-year-old Gabriella Faith Caito, who went missing while on vacation in . She was last seen leaving the Dawn Condos at 4:02 a.m. wearing an orange or bright pink hoodie and black baseball shorts. Gabriella was on vacation with family friends and does not know anyone in the area. She was last seen getting into an unknown vehicle at 4:09 a.m. Anyone with information should contact the Galveston Police Department at 409-765-3762. Copyright 2024 by KPRC Click2Houston – All rights reserved.

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Amber Alert for Gabriella Faith Caito

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www.fox26houston.com – – 2024-02-20 12:21:21

SUMMARY: A 15-year-old girl, Gabriella Faith Caito, is missing while on vacation in , Texas. An Amber Alert has been issued and she was last seen leaving the Dawn Condos, getting into an unknown vehicle. She is on vacation with family friends and does not know anyone in the area. Gabriella is described as a white female with brown hair and blue or hazel eyes, 5'4″ tall, 130 pounds, and was last seen wearing an orange or bright pink hoodie and black basketball shorts. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Galveston Police Department at (409)765-3762.

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