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  • 'Skylanders Swap Force' brings game characters into the real world

    GamerHub.tv Activision and Toys for Bob will unleash the fourth installment of the bestselling Skylanders franchise October 5 with "Skylanders Trap Team." The new video game and toy hybrid will allow kids to pull characters out of the digital world and...
  • Google and Amazon launch same-day delivery in L.A. area

    Google and Amazon launch same-day delivery in L.A. area
    Google and Amazon are going head to head over Los Angeles shoppers, launching same-day delivery services in the area within days of each other. Google said Sunday it is expanding its Google Shopping Express program to West Los Angeles and Manhattan from...
  • Tablets and apps for children are on the rise

    Tablets and apps for children are on the rise
    Nick Stepka knew what gift would make his daughter's third birthday a hit, and it wasn't a toy or doll. He gave her a tablet — not a sleek new iPad or a hand-me-down Samsung, but one specifically designed and marketed for little ones. It even came...
  • Recall alert: Snoopy Sno-Cone Machines may pose risk of mouth injury

    Recall alert: Snoopy Sno-Cone Machines may pose risk of mouth injury
    More than 100,000 Snoopy Sno-Cone Machines have be recalled by LaRose Industries due to risk of mouth injury. A brass rivet can fall out of the sno-cone machine’s ice-shaving cylinder and into a sno-cone, posing a risk of injury to the mouth or...
  • Greg Schwem: Burying Barbie . . . and other depressing parental duties

    I am a firm believer in the "Death Comes in Threes" adage, not only for celebrities but also for children's toys. It happened again recently. First to expire was the backyard plastic pool. Nobody could say it didn't have a long, happy life. From its...
  • Black Friday slide: Macy's to open 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving

    Black Friday slide: Macy's to open 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving
    Remember when, on Black Friday, stores would actually wait to open their doors on Friday? This year, Macy’s will continue the shift away from that tradition when most of its stores open their doors at 8 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. The department...
  • Black Friday keeps growing: Target, Toys R Us to open on Thanksgiving

    Black Friday keeps growing: Target, Toys R Us to open on Thanksgiving
    At this rate, shoppers hoping to get in on "Black Friday" deals will have to eat their turkey for lunch, as both Target and Toys R Us announced plans to open Thanksgiving evening. In its earliest opening ever, Target said it will welcome bargain hunters...
  • Orland Park, Homer Glen police blotter: Jan. 28

    Orland Park, Homer Glen police blotter: Jan. 28
    The following items were taken from police reports: Orland Park •A 42-year-old Worth man was charged with DUI, speeding, improper lane use and improper lane change during a Jan. 11 traffic stop on the 8800 block of 143rd Street for driving 72 mph...
  • Kohl's kicks off holidays with plans to hire 53,000 workers

    Kohl's kicks off holidays with plans to hire 53,000 workers
    The holiday hiring season is upon us even as summer barbecues continue to sizzle, kicked off by Kohl’s Department Stores’ plans to hire 53,000 workers to handle demand through the end of the year. The retailer said it expects to bring an...
  • Orland Park, Homer Glen police blotter: Jan. 21

    Orland Park, Homer Glen police blotter: Jan. 21
    The following items were taken from police reports: Orland Park • A 41-year-old Orland Park man was charged with domestic battery in connection with an incident at a Mokena-area home on Jan. 13. •A 21-year-old Chicago Heights woman was...
  • Wal-Mart, Toys R Us unveil hot toy lists, holiday initiatives

    Wal-Mart, Toys R Us unveil hot toy lists, holiday initiatives
    Consider the holiday retail race to be in full swing, as both Wal-Mart and Toys R Us moved early Thursday to stake a claim in the competitive toy market. Discount behemoth Wal-Mart, which says it’s the largest toy seller in the nation, unveiled...