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Wishlists May Be Left Empty For Some Boston Foster Families

The Home For Little Wanderers says donations for kids over the age of 13 are down 33% compared to last year.

12/22/2011

Milan Lucic, Nathan Horton and Gregory Campbell visit with kids at Children's Hospital. (Photo credit: Bruins Twitter Feed)

Bruins Deliver Toys To Kids At Boston-Area Hospitals

A day after beating the Montreal Canadiens, members of the Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins visited several area hospitals on Tuesday to deliver toys.

12/20/2011

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Agencies Unable To Fulfill Toy Requests This Year

Toys for Tots of Greater Boston made an eleventh-hour appeal for more toys last week, and people stepped up – but it still looks like there will be a shortfall.

12/19/2011

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Tablets Are On Many Kids’ Wish Lists

Tablets are a hot item on holiday wish lists, but buying one for a child isn’t necessarily an easy decision.

12/19/2011

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Holiday Toy Charities Need Help

Christmas in the City and the Marine Toys for Tots organization each report huge shortfalls in the number of donated toys.

12/12/2011

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Week Before Christmas: Where To Find Some Cash

If you are beginning to think that Christmas is not going to happen at your house, you are not alone!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/12/2011

The all-terrain Baja Beast.

Insider Toy Mom Picks Out The Best Toys Of The Season

Laurie Schacht is the Insider Toy Mom and she specializes in picking out the best toys of the season.

11/22/2011

W.A.T.C.H. included this toy duck in the "10 Worst Toys" of 2011. (Photo from toysafety.org)

W.A.T.C.H. Releases “10 Worst Toys” Of 2011

Before you make your holiday shopping list, one consumer group wants you to know about what it calls, the “10 Worst Toys” of 2011.

11/16/2011

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Big Recall Of Little Tikes Play Tool Sets

More than 1.7 million toy workshop and tool sets from toy-maker Little Tikes are being recalled because of choking concerns.

09/28/2011

Hasbro has given Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head a makeover.

Mr. & Mrs. Potato Head Get Makeover

A pair of stars from the Toy Story movies are getting a much simpler accessory, but one long overdue.

02/25/2011

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