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Three-wheeled Elio, a $6,800 commuter car, is closer to going on sale

...General Motors Institute ? now Kettering University ? and started his own company engineering products like children's car seats.In 2008, tired of high gas prices and the country's dependence on foreign oil, he started working on a fuel-efficient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/three-wheeled-elio-6800-co
Past generations of so-called 'unattended' children turned out just fine

...get a $500 ticket because he couldn't find an infant car seat when he went to pick up his grandchild at day care. He...drove the few blocks home. We grew up never even seeing a car seat! Well, I did get baskets to bring my babies home from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-10/past-generations
Keep kids out of hot cars

...leaving.? Keep a large stuffed animal in the child's car seat when the child is not in the vehicle. When the child is in the car seat, place the stuffed animal in the passenger seat or somewhere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-07/keep-kids-out-hot-cars
Another parent charged with leaving child unattended in vehicle in Augusta

...Broad Street Family Dollar.In June, 20-year-old Alicia Manigault left her 2-week-old son under a blanket in his car seat in the rear of her SUV at Virginia College while she took an exam. Several officers rescued the child from the vehicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-06/another-parent-charged
Athens police to inspect child seats

...Ga. - Police in Athens are planning free child safety car seat inspections.Police said the checks will be offered from...installed properly. They're inviting motorists to have their car seats inspected by a certified technician.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/athens-police-inspect-child-s
Police reconstruct toddler's last hours

...Constitution reports.Cobb police spokesman Michael Bowman said the department turned over Ross Harris' SUV and Cooper's car seat to investigators with the district attorney's office who conducted the "heat test."Meanwhile, a local TV station...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-10/police-reconstruct-toddlers-
Mother of newborn left in car to face possible indictment

...20-year-old Alicia Manigault.Manigault has been in jail since June 19 when her 14-day-old son was found strapped in his car seat in the cargo area of her SUV which was parked at Virginia College.Sheriff's Investigator Darrell Turner testified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-24/mother-newborn-left-ca
Tips to make family outings with teens fun

...phases.First, there's the exhausting period of travel with crying babies who need diapers, bottles, strollers, car seats and naps.Then come the golden years, when kids can handle long rides and long walks, when they actually think scavenger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/tips-make-family-outings-teens-fun
Police: Dad sent nude photos while boy sat in car

...work without realizing that his son was strapped into a car seat in the back.Harris was exchanging nude photos with several...who always kissed his son when he strapped him into the car seat because "he wanted Cooper to know his daddy loves him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/detective-testifies-fa
Biz Bits

...agrees to recall 1.9 million infant car seatsDETROIT - Graco Children's Products is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats, agreeing to government demands in what is now the largest seat recall in American history.The recall came after a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-01/biz-bits