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  • Range Rover Auto Review by Jim MacPherson

    Range Rover Auto Review by Jim MacPherson
    It takes little time behind the wheel to recognize that the Land Rover Ranger Rover has nothing to do with "needs" and everything to do with "wants."
  • Experts: Northbrook girl's death shows furniture's tip-over risks

    Experts: Northbrook girl's death shows furniture's tip-over risks
    The death this week of 3-year-old Northbrook girl after a bookcase fell on her was a tragic, if not rare, case of tipped-over furniture or appliances injuring or killing a child, experts and safety advocates say. Anna Heotis, of the 1900 block of...

    Investor Revives Closed Warren of Stafford Textile Mill

    Investor Revives Closed Warren of Stafford Textile Mill
    Warren of Stafford, a textile mill that ended 160 years of production in December, plans to restart its looms within 10 days. Thursday, American Woolen Co. announced it would buy the mill complex from Loro Piana, an Italian luxury cashmere and wool...

    California plans to alter rules on flame retardants

    California plans to alter rules on flame retardants
    In a move that could affect consumers nationwide, California officials Friday unveiled plans to scrap an obscure 1975 rule that led to the widespread use of toxic flame retardants in upholstered furniture and baby products in American homes. The proposed...

    Requiem For A Local Textile Mill

    I was saddened to learn that the Warren Mill in Stafford Springs would soon be closing up shop. Some of the finest fabrics in the world were manufactured in this plant. The Warren was slated to go out of business in 1988. Then the Italian firm of Loro...