Entertainment News Archive - August 12, 2010

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: EMITF) (the "Company"), today announced that it has scheduled its 2010 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to take place Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 10:00 a.m.

LONDON, August 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Gamesys Brings Together Household Favourites for First Time Following on from MONOPOLY Snap and Family Fortunes Team Bingo, Gamesys are proud to announce the launch of another first: this week, Bejeweled(R) Bingo launches on Jackpotjoy, bringing all the fun from PopCap's hugely popular Match 3 game, Bejeweled, to Gamesys' speciality product, Bingo. "The challenge of creating Bejeweled Bingo was really quite unique," explains Jackpotjoy head Adele Lawton.

UPPER MARLBORO, Md., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Miss Black Connecticut USA, Osas Ighodaro, is the new Miss Black USA® 2010. She immediately gave praise of thanksgiving to God during her acceptance of the crown at the historical Lincoln Theatre in Washington, DC.

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce is hosting "Business After Hours with the Indianapolis Colts presented by Harrison College," on Tuesday, Aug. 24 from 5- 7 pm in the lobby of Emmis Communications, 40 Monument Circle.

ESPOO, Finland, August 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Heroes creator Tim Kring and the Ovi by Nokia-powered (NYSE:NOK) new social benefit entertainment pilot, Conspiracy For Good(TM) (CFG, http://www.conspiracyforgood.com/), concluded successfully this past weekend with more than half a million downloads of CFG casual games and apps from Nokia's Ovi Store, over 4,000 dedicated members joining the global movement online, enthusiastic attendance at the four live events in London, and huge support recorded from partner charities. "The Conspiracy For Good has been two years in the making with Nokia," said Tim Kring, 2010 International Digital Emmy(R) Pioneer Award winner for transmedia storytelling.

ATLANTA, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gray Television, Inc.

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The entry deadline has been extended for the second annual CLIO Healthcare Awards. All work appearing between January 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010 must be submitted to the CLIO Healthcare Awards no later than August 27, 2010.

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Portfolio.com -- the national news site for small and mid-sized business (SMB) executives -- is kicking off the 2010 football season with its list of top franchises in the National Football League.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Just like its title character, the DVD, Blu-ray and digital download debut of Kick-Ass did not need any superpowers to take down the competition on the weekly charts as it proved dominant across all revenue channels this past week.

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ad Systems Communications, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'