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  • n. The occupation of a lifeguard.


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  • At jobs typically filled by teens, such as lifeguarding at the Royal Avenue Recreation Center in Florence, teens experience little competition from older workers.

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  • The plan, which is already under way, calls for companies and nonprofits to run park services like food concessions, lifeguarding and boat rentals in the 39 state parks and 50 historic sites.

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  • Because of the compensation, lifeguarding has evolved from a brief and youthful interlude into a career and that's probably what's most shocking, said Councilwoman Leslie Daigle, who added that in the winter the fulltime lifeguards stayed busy answering phones and painting guard towers.

    Lifeguards' high pay riles Calif. beach city

  • So I was pretty lucky throughout my lifeguarding career, if you will.

    Drowning Risk More Acute For Minorities

  • Clark, then 22, was teaching and lifeguarding at Huntington Beach when he walked into Fullerton Music, where 19-year-old Laurie was working.

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  • She took more pictures while Jessi wasn't looking -- of her daughter lifeguarding at the pool, getting into the car, showing an unintended flash of skin.

    Barbara Schroeder: And You Thought Your Mother Wasn't Perfect

  • I came home from lifeguarding to find my mother sitting in the grand room staring out the window, exactly where she was every afternoon, especially that summer.

    Sea Escape

  • I thought how much better this was than lifeguarding, my muscles moving instead of lolling, the smell of dirt and algae instead of chlorine and artificial coconut.

    Every little thing in the world

  • She worked at various jobs, such as hoeing sugar beets, farm work, waitressing, short order cooking, lifeguarding, and construction work, before becoming a writer.

    Louise Erdrich biography

  • (I was wearing my letterman jacket with state patches I'd gotten while running cross country) We didn't see each other for a few months and then we met as we were going over lifeguarding skills (runny mascara and one pieces don't go together) but for some reason he was attracted to me.

    For Better or Worse, In Sickness and in Health and No Matter What Uncle Sam Does - SpouseBUZZ


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