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Kids on Junk: Revisiting the Adventure Playground

The other day I was momentarily teased by a bout of spring weather. I took the day off, gathered up my toddler son, and took him to a nice little playground (Heckscher) in a corner of Central Park (in…


Warning: Dangerous Playground Equipment

Some manufactured playsets used in school and backyard playgrounds pose unseen health and safety hazards. One issue in particular--the use of wood treated with chromated copper arsenate, better known …


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