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‘Layaway Angel’ Pays Customers’ Bills At Toy Store

Shoppers at an eastern Massachusetts toy store are getting an early Christmas present: All their layaway bills totaling $20,000 have been paid off by an anonymous woman dubbed "layaway angel."

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WBSM Toy Drive

If you're looking for a way to give back this holiday season, consider donating to our toy drive! Help us get a gift to deserving children in the Greater New Bedford area!

We are collecting toys for needy kids right here on the Southcoast

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Hear The Toy Expert Tell Us What Is Hot This Year

Chris Byre was on the Morning Show with Pete and Kasey to tell us about the hot toys this year. 

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Elephants Get New Toys

Legendary pacyderm citizens Emily and Ruth are enjoying some new toys thanks to the hard work of students at MassArt.

For the fourth year in a row, the students designed and constructed oversized toys for the elephants at Buttonwood Park Zoo

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yoshix, Flickr

Toys That Can Traumatize Kids

Every year it seems to get worse. This time of the year when people are looking for toy ideas,

If you Google toys that traumatize kids, you'll be sickened by the different sites showing toys that can give kids nightmares

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Getty Images

National Toy Hall of Fame Finalists — Who Do You Want In? [POLL]

The National Toy Hall of Fame is getting ready to induct its class of 2013.

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TSM

California Home To Largest Collection of Star Wars Memorabilia

A former hatchery in Petaluma is now recognized by Guinness as home to the largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia in the galaxy.  

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Etch A Sketch Inventor Dies at 86
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Etch A Sketch Inventor Dies at Age 86

Andre Cassagnes, the man responsible for inventing the venerable Etch A Sketch, a toy that inspired countless children ever since it was introduced in 1960, has died at age 86 in France.

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YouTube

Hasbro To Make Gender Neutral Easy-Bake Oven

I told you recently about a 13-year old girl from New Jersey who started a campaign to get the Hasboro toy company to start making a gender neutral Easy-Bake Oven.  This week Hasboro announced it will soon start producing one! 

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MassPIRG

MassPIRG Warns Of Hazardous Toys

With the Christmas shopping season about to begin, the Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group has released its 27th annual Trouble In Toyland report. 

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