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6 hrs ago | PsychCentral

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.

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7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Youth Notes

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.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Family, Kids, Jersey City, NJ, Bayonne, NJ, Games

Sun Jul 27, 2014

NorthJersey.com

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.

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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.

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Related Topix: Mason, MI, Ingham County, MI, Life, Food, Candy, Games, Wine, Drink, Beer

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Observer

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.

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Related Topix: Williamsville, NY, Dunkirk, NY, Games, Niagara Falls, NY

A2Central.com

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.

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Related Topix: Computers, Games

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Movies.com

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.

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The Free Dictionary

Monopoly

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.

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Related Topix: Games, Prison, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Pocono Record

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.

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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."

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Related Topix: Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Tavares, FL, Games, Lake County, FL

She Knows

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.

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EurekAlert!

'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.

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WECT-TV Wilmington

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.

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Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Games

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.

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Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

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.

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Related Topix: Crete, IL, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, Games

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

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.

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Digital Game Developer

Magma Mobile* Now Enables Users to Take Strategy On the Go with...

As Magma Mobile* makes its Checkers game available to tablet users, it seamlessly fuses traditional gameplay with modern convenience.

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Business Journal

Sacramento business would combine booze and board games

Still in its early stages, Save Point Tavern would combine alcohol, board games and video games, according to co-owner Dariush Gheyssarieh.

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Related Topix: Games, Sacramento, CA, Video Games

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Law.com

Midweek Recess: Trouble in Candy Land and a Breyer-Barry Bromance

Welcome to Law.com's Midweek Recess, in which we round up some tasty tidbits from the week's legal news cycle.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Stephen Breyer, Blog News, Games

The Green Head

Giant Antique Dice Table

These cool new Antique Dice Tables are oversized wooden dice that make unique tables for game rooms or anywhere dice would seem like the perfect fit.

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