Toys

Local “Toys ‘R’ Us” Stores Accepting Donations

Pittsburgh-area Toys ‘R’ Us stores are getting ready for their 2013 “Toys For Tots” campaign.

11/01/2013

(Photo Credit: Heather Lang)

Furry Tails: Lamb Chop & Froggy

Does your pet have a favorite toy? Something he or she carries around the house, plays fetch with, maybe uses as a pillow. It’s probably slobber soaked and smells something awful, but you’d never dream of trying to pry it from the paws of your furry friend.

10/14/2013

Holiday Layaway Back At Toys “R” Us

The holidays are just around the corner, so why not get a head start on shopping?

10/03/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Vintage Toy Roadshow Expected To Attact Hundreds

Remember those favorite toys that you or your children played with years ago? Wonder what they’re worth today? The Vintage Toy Roadshow may have the answer.

09/12/2013

Hottest Holiday Toys

The holiday season is closer than you think! There are only 103 days until Christmas.

09/12/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Local Business Makes Toys Of Yore

In the Mon Valley borough of Charleroi, where most of the steel mills have all closed, a plain brick building still heeds the call “made in America.”

12/25/2012

(Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Marketing Expert Separates Hottest Holiday Toys From Hype

When it comes to picking the perfect gift, how do you know what’s hot this holiday season? Plenty of retailers are making it easy for you with lists… lots of lists.

12/07/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Highmark Donates Toys, Clothing To Salvation Army For Christmas

Dozens of Allegheny County families will have presents under the tree this year thanks to donations from Highmark.

12/07/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Port Authority Buses Filled With Toys

Port Authority buses seemed more like Santa’s sleigh when they were used to collect toy donations Thursday.

12/07/2012

Toys “R” Us Holiday Hot Toy List

The top 50 toys for this year’s holiday shopping season!

09/19/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Consumer Reports Offers Toy Recommendations For Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

In case you haven’t looked at the calendar lately, you have just about a week left to finish your holiday shopping. If you’re still looking for some ideas for the kids on your list, Consumer Reports’ ShopSmart found plenty that you maybe haven’t thought of, but are sure to please.

12/16/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

Toys Recovered In Alleged Shoplifting Spree Donated To Charity

Thousands of dollars in toys, which were allegedly stolen during a multi-state, 10-day shoplifting spree, are being donated to charity today ahead of the holidays.

12/13/2011

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The Fight Over Toys In Kids’ Meals Heats Up

Over the past decade, claims have been intensifying that McDonald’s “Happy Meals” and similar children’s offerings in fast food restaurants are contributing to sky-high rates of childhood obesity.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/01/2011

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How Safe Are Your Child’s Toys?

No one wants to spend Christmas – or any day for that matter – taking a child to the emergency room; but toy-related injuries sent more than a quarter of a million children to the […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/23/2010

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