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Goliath Acquires Pressman Toy Corp.
Pressman Toy Corporation and Goliath B.V. announced today that Goliath has acquired Pressman.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Fun & Games exhibition opens at Toledo Museum of Art
Youngsters and other digital natives might wonder what people did for fun before video games came on the scene.
Understanding the lure of the lake
Understanding the lure of the lake Lakeside is a very special place for a variety of reasons Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1rLHb3q I know my family is 5th-generation Lakesiders.
How to Enjoy a Tech-Free Family Vacation
We live in a technology-dominated world, where computers, tablets and smartphones capture our attention on a daily basis.
Inspiring Purchases Can Fuel Happiness
New research suggests material items designed to create or enhance an experience can make shoppers just as happy as performance of life activities.
The Jersey Journal
KEARNY PUBLIC LIBRARY COOKING CLASSES The Kearny Public Library, 318 Kearny Ave., will have its second No-Bake Cooking Class series free of charge for kids aged 4 to 8. The classes will be held every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon until this Wednesday at the Main Library's recently renovated lower level kitchen.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
A few contest can liven up the dog days of summer for kids
The town pool is becoming tiresome, and the kids are bored. But there's still a long way to go before school starts.
Lansing State Journal
Small town shopping in Mason offers antiques and much more
The county seat of Ingham County, Mason, is known for its antique shops. But there are so many other things to experience.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
A breath of fresh air
This summer, over 4,000 children will enjoy a summer vacation outside of the city with volunteer host families in suburban, rural and small town communities across 13 states from Virginia to Maine and Canada through The Fresh Air Fund's Volunteer Host Family Program.
KansasFest Day 3
Andre Lozano greeted early risers with the first session of the day. Andre was part of the group that restored disks from the collection of Chris Marker, a French film director, writer and early pioneer in multimedia computing and authoring.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Wil Wheaton Skewers Hollywood With 'Literally Everything Else From Your Childhood: The Movie' Trailer
With each new remake or reboot or brand new movie based on a toy or cartoon or concept from the '70s and '80s, my fellow Gen X'ers get upset and with good reason.
The Free Dictionary
Her game, The Landlord's Game , was self-published, beginning in 1906. A series of variant board games based on her concept were developed from 1906 through the 1930s that involved the buying and selling of land and the development of that land.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Without wheels, I just spin -
David's truck is not working and in need of repairs, and repairs are just not in the budget this week/month.
The Orlando Sentinel
Woman turning 106 gave up driving but not chocolate ice cream
Anita Doebler, who reaches that mark today, had the answer instantly: "A piece of vanilla cake with chocolate icing - and some chocolate ice cream."
The Property Brothers share their top outdoor entertaining tips
Real estate's dynamic duo, twin brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott have a knack for finding down-and-out fixer-uppers and turning them into perfect properties for their clients.
'Experiential products' provide same happiness boost as experiences, study finds
Material items designed to create or enhance an experience, also known as "experiential products," can make shoppers just as happy as life experiences, according to new research from San Francisco State University.
10 small things you can do every day to get smarter
You might be under the impression that intelligence is a fixed quantity that is set when you are young and unchanging thereafter.
Observer & Eccentric
Game on, without smart phones, at new lounge
We've all seen them: The family members at dinner or the friends at a coffee shop, paying more attention to their electronic devices than to each other.
This Week At Crete Library
Rexplorers will be held on July 25, from 2 to 3 p.m., for five year olds. Dinosaur discovery program.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Bottom Line: Herald Business Diary
AT the Commonwealth Games Business Conference in Glasgow, Sophie Dekkers, director of the UK for easyJet, revealed that the airline has benefited from an increase in business travellers since the financial crisis, including from bankers who were no longer flying first class.