Tom Loughlin with the ToyMakers of New Port Richey examines the rubble of the workshop behind his home Friday. The group has given away more than 300,000 toys since 1982.BRENDAN FITTERER | Times

After fire, ToyMakers of New Port Richey look to rebuild

NEW PORT RICHEY — Approaching what's left of the toy shop, the ground becomes black and uneven. What feels like charred gravel underfoot, Tom Loughlin points out, are actually tiny wheels. Thousands of them. Those wheels were intended to be fitted to little wooden trucks and planes and pull-along puppies with leash …