Archive for category Christmas gifts

High-Tech Toys for the Holidays: What’s Really Selling This Season

The holiday shopping season is almost in full swing. Often times, those perfect presents surround technology. To find out what’s really expected to be big this year, Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey visited Best Buy along Viewmont Drive in Scranton Wednesday morning to find out. Tech gurus say the hot gadgets this year include: the Google Home Mini, the Amazon Echo Show, and Arlo security cameras. Gaming devices including the X Box One X and Nintendo Switch are also expected to […]

Police Prepare for Toy Drive, Help Thousands

WILLIAMSPORT — Just for the day, some of the officers in Williamsport traded in their uniforms for Santa hats. “Santa’s elves are at work,” said Amy McGovern from the Salvation Army. About 15 officers and some of their family members helped pass out boxes filled with food. Others sorted through piles of toys inside the […]

Christmas Gift Ideas and Other Holiday Happenings

DICKSON CITY — Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey is in Dickson City with some Christmas and Secret Santa gift ideas, along with other holiday happenings going on at the Viewmont Mall. Finding the perfect gift can be difficult, especially for those hard to buy for family members, friends and co-workers.  Everything from large gifts to stocking […]

Last Minute Christmas Shopping: Deals and Steals

The countdown to Christmas is on, with just two shopping day left! If you’re still struggling to pick out that perfect present, Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey might be able to help.

PennDOT Brings Christmas to Head Start Students

SCRANTON — Some PennDOT employees hit the road with Santa on Thursday and delivered gifts to children in Scranton, and Santa was able to arrive in style. For the kids who attend the Head Start on Locust Street in west Scranton, Christmas came early, with lots of gifts, and lots of smiles. Almost three dozen […]