Fifty Shades Of Grey 'Pleasure' Products Make Their Way Into Mainstream Grocery StoresAmericans buy an estimated billion dollars’ worth of “pleasure” products every year, and with the growing popularity of the Fifty Shades of Grey novels and upcoming movie some of those intimate products are showing up in supermarkets.
Real Guns Built To Look Like Cute Toys Are Putting Children, Police Officers At RiskGuns with bright colors and cute characters. It's prompting one Bay Area police department to sound the alarm about firearms deliberately made to look like toys, putting children and police officers at risk.
Lefty O'Doul's Collects, Distributes 15,000 Toys To San Francisco ChildrenA San Francisco restaurant has collected 15,000 toys in the last two days, and managed to distribute nearly all of them to the city’s neediest children in the same time frame.
Last Minute Christmas Toy Drive At SF's Lefty O'Doul's Collects More Than 10,000 GiftsA San Francisco restaurant successfully collected more than 10,000 toys Wednesday in a Christmas Eve toy drive intended to bring toys to the city’s neediest children.
SF’s Mayor Lee Kicks Off Lefty O’Doul’s 14th Annual Toy Drive With Glide Memorial ChurchIt may be the day before Thanksgiving, but instead of turkeys, toys are on the minds of some San Francisco dignitaries. Mayor Lee talked up Glide Memorial Church's involvement for the 14th annual Lefty O’Douls Toy Drive.
‘Ouija Board’ Makes List Of Top 5 Toys Getting Googled This Holiday SeasonWhat’s are the most popular items on the wish list for Santa this year? If Google research is any indication, some of the top toys this season will be familiar favorites from a generation ago.
Mountain View Library Encouraging Adults To Play With Legos On Their Lunch BreaksAdults will get to play like kids on their lunch break in the Mountain View library next month.
Consumer Watchdog Releases List Of 10 Most Unsafe Toys In Time For HolidaysAs we get closer to the season of giving gifts, a consumer watchdog group has released its annual list of the 10 most unsafe toys. Did any of these toys make your child's wish list?
Little Green Army Men Storm Into National Toy Hall Of Fame Along With Rubik's Cube, BubblesIt's mission accomplished for little green army men. The molded plastic must-haves for generations of pretend soldiers were inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame on Thursday, along with the 1980s stumper Rubik's Cube, and bubbles.
Toy Guns Required To Be Brightly Colored Under New California LawGovernor Jerry Brown signed a first of its kind law aimed at toy guns in the wake of a fatal police shooting in Santa Rosa where a Sheriff’s Deputy mistook a replica firearm for a real assault rifle.
Bill Requiring Toy Guns To Be Brightly-Colored Passes California Assembly, Spurred By Andy Lopez ShootingThe state Assembly approved legislation on Tuesday that would require certain replica guns to be sold in bright colors or transparent to avoid deadly mix-ups with police officers.
Oakland’s GoldieBlox Wins Contest For Free Super Bowl AdAn company based in the Bay Area whose mission is to empower girls has just won a super honor. Oakland-based toymaker GoldieBlox has scored a free Super Bowl ad, as part of a contest hosted by software maker Intuit.