Toys

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‘Ride-on’ Toys Responsible For Majority Of Toy-related Injuries

Furthermore, toy-related injuries as a whole are up 39.9% from 1990.

12/09/2014

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Health: Toy Related Injuries Increasing

New research from Nationwide Children’s Hospital shows injuries related to toys have increased nearly 40 percent in the past two decades.

12/01/2014

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Non-profit Releases Annual List Of The 10 Most Dangerous Toys

Just in time for the holidays, a watchdog group has released its list of the 10 most dangerous toys.

11/20/2014

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Get Sandy

Long ago were the days of playing in a sandbox and running away from girls with cooties. Even though you’re still running away cootie ridden girls (good call, you don’t want to catch the adult version), we know the days of unlimited playtime have are gone and have since been replaced with sitting in a cubicle staring at a computer screen for hours on end.

10/09/2014

The Harlem Globetrotters are one of many attractions to come to the Wildwood Convention Center this summer. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Harlem Globetrotters, Tattoos and The ‘Unofficial’ End To Summer Block Party

Things heat up early in the month of August in the Wildwoods when the Harlem Globetrotters come to town for four days.

08/09/2014

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Childproof Your Christmas

Christmas can be a wonderful time but the chaos can also be a recipe for disaster if you are not watching the children closely.

12/25/2013

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Hasbro To Unveil Gender-Neutral Easy Bake Oven After NJ Girl’s Campaign

McKenna Pope, 13, of Garfield, N.J., got more than 40,000 signatures on her online petition at Change.org and the support of celebrity chefs including Bobby Flay, who backed her call for Hasbro to make a gender-neutral oven and to include boys in the ads.

12/18/2012

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‘Joy Of Sharing’ Wraps Up With Full Day Of Toy Collecting For The Needy

CBS 3 and The CW Philly 57 will wrap up the stations’ 24th annual Joy of Sharing toy campaign benefiting the Salvation Army with a full day of toy collections and fundraising for families in need in our region next Wednesday, December 19th.

12/12/2012

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3 On Your Side Toy Test: Grab Bag Category

Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at some top toys that didn’t fit into any specific category, but they were hits with our toy testers nonetheless.

11/23/2012

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3 On Your Side Toy Test: Toys Under $25

Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at the top toys priced under $25.

11/22/2012

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Consumer Safety Organizations Rank Worst Toys Of 2012

World Against Toys Causing Harm, or W.A.T.C.H., has released the nominations for its annual list of the “10 Worst Toys.”

11/20/2012

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3 On Your Side: Toy Test Results

The results of Jim Donovan’s 3 On Your Side Toy Test are in!

11/19/2012

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Experts Warn Magnetic Toys May Pose Danger

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has decided to file a lawsuit against the maker of “Buckyballs” a popular magnetic desk toy, following a years-long investigation.

07/27/2012

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3 On Your Side: Decluttering And Kids

During the holidays did your home start looking like the inside of a toy store? 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds there’s a real reversal taking place in some homes as more and more families are choosing to live with less.

01/02/2012

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3-On Your Side: Some Toys Flying Off Shelves

There are thousands of toys on the market this holiday season. But less than two weeks from Christmas, some of the year’s biggest hits are already selling out.

12/13/2011

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