Economic downturn good for kids?

    A local researcher says parents should feel good about reaching past those expensive electronic toys for the old, cheap favorites.

    On Black Friday many parents flood toy stores in preparation for the holidays. Local researchers say, don’t worry if a tight budget has you reaching past the latest gadgets for cheaper, simpler toys.

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