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2011-08-18 08:00:00

ENFIELD, Conn., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Listening to music during playtime makes children happier, sillier, more excited and engages them in play for longer amounts of time; no surprise, music also makes parents feel more relaxed. These are among the top findings cited in a recent online survey of more than 500 American parents with children age one to five years, conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of LEGO Systems, Inc. In recognition of these findings, the company's...

2011-08-09 00:00:03

Gates Corporation awarded scholarships to six high school seniors who competed in the 2011 FIRST® Robotics Team competition and used a Gates belt drive to design their competition robots. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Gates Corporation today announced it has awarded scholarships to six high school seniors who competed in the 2011 FIRST® Robotics Team competition, using a Gates belt drive on their competition robots. As a Diamond Supplier-sponsor of the FIRST competition, Gates...

2011-08-03 08:00:00

NEWPORT, R.I., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LEGO Systems, Inc. rocked the kiddie stage at the renowned 2011 Newport Folk Festival(TM) in Newport, Rhode Island by sponsoring the first dedicated family playspace. Releasing its folk-inspired eighth LEGO® DUPLO® JAMS song, "Barnyard Serenade," the company also kicked off its "Be a Little Jammer" music video contest on Facebook to celebrate the powerful effect of adding music to open-ended playroom fun. See...

2011-07-22 21:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After the Cartoon Network debut of their first-ever original television special, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm will join forces once again to bring LEGO Star Wars: The Padawan Menace to Blu-ray Disc and DVD. Launching on September 16, the 22-minute original standalone special will feature the charm, action and irreverent humor that have become the signature style of LEGO Star Wars animation collaborations and will include five LEGO Star Wars...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).