Baby Trend Inc. is recalling Baby Trend Back Pack Carriers sold nationwide from March 2002 to November 2006. The stitching on the strap of the carrier can loosen or detach, causing the carrier to shift, posing a fall hazard to young children.
The product is a green/silver infant back pack carrier made of heavy duty nylon with a lightweight steel frame. Only carriers with style number 2512 and 2592LX are included in the recall. "Baby Trend" is printed on the back of the seat of the carrier
Consumers should call (800) 328-7363 for return instructions and a free replacement carrier.
Fun balls recalled
Regent Products Corp., River Grove, Ill. is recalling Stuffed Fun Balls sold nationwide from June 2006 to March 2007. The stuffed balls contain lead paint, which is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.
The Fun Ball is an orange stuffed ball toy that measures 4 inches in diameter and designed to look like a basketball. The ball is printed with colored numbers, letters and "Reg. PA-10623(HK)."
Consumers should return the ball to the store where purchased for a refund. or call (800) 940-4869.
ELYRIA The family musical "A Kid's Life!" will take the stage at Lorain County Community College's Stocker Arts Center, 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. April 11 and 12.
Each performance will be followed by a meet-and-greet with the characters.