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On Saturday, I received a call from a friend to remind that nine glowing monoliths would be displayed in a local park after dark. She thought I might want to go and take photos. Glowhenge is an art project created by Dave Sederberg owner of Pacific Stage. Read more →


Tall chests and low dressers are being recalled by CB2 due to tip-over and entrapment hazards

CB2 is recalling about 11,000 Junction Tall Chests and Low Dressers in the United States and about 355 in Canada. CB2 has received 10 reports of incidents, including five reports of the Tall Chest and five reports of the Low Dresser tipping forward when the tip-over kit wasn’t in use. Read more →


Chest, dressers, and cabinets are being recalled by Noble House Home Furnishings due to tip-over and entrapment hazards

Noble House Home Furnishings is recalling about 780 chests, cabinets, and dressers. The recalled furniture is unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. Read more →


Five Excedrin brands are being recalled due to holes in bottles that increase risk of child poisoning

GSK Consumer health is recalling about 433,600 bottles of five Excedrin brands. Some of the bottles containing have a hole in the bottom. If there’s a hole, children could access and swallow the contents, posing a risk of poisoning. Read more →


Toy tips for the 2020 holidays

Just because a toy is being sold doesn’t mean it’s safe. For each of the last five years, the Consumer Product Safety Commission has documented that U.S. hospital emergency departments treated about 225,000 and 250,000 children with toy-related injuries every year. Read more →


FTC orders Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, TikTok, YouTube, and four other companies to turn over information on data collection

The Federal Trade Commission is issuing orders to nine social media and video streaming companies, requiring them to provide data on how they collect and use information from their users, the FTC announced Monday. Read more →