Holiday Toys
4:39 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

New Report Offers Guidelines For Identifying Unsafe Toys

A sampling of toys that may be unsafe.
Shula Neuman/St. Louis Public Radio

The annual holiday shopping season is here, and public advocacy groups are warning consumers to be on the lookout for hazardous toys.

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Toy Guns
6:26 pm
Sat July 13, 2013

Toy Gun Buyback Aimed At Starting Conversation About Violence

Credit puuikibeach / Flickr

A bright green water gun, an old-timely looking plastic revolver, the box near the gym at the O’Fallon Recreation Complex in north St. Louis City quickly started filling up with toy guns.  

In return, parents like Liza Pleas received things like soccer balls and coloring books.

She dropped off a couple of toy guns her 10-year-old son received for Christmas. 

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