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2014-05-15 20:23:07

CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WMS Gaming Inc., a Scientific Games company, announced today that a player hit a big jackpot on a WMS wide-area progressive game at the Palace Casino Resort in Biloxi, Mississippi on May 6, 2014. For Stephen Schick of Deltona, Florida, his golden ticket came in the form of a $911,230.73 jackpot win on a WMS WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY(TM) slot machine. Mr. Schick, a sheet-metal fabricator, makes the trip to Biloxi each year to visit...

2012-02-14 21:00:00

The company that speaks student now brings the Shmoop factor* to a candy mountain of young adult literature. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Shmoop, a digital publishing company, polishes its apple to revisit middle school. Shmoop helps students and teachers unpack the best stories in Young Adult Literature (or YAL, not y´all):     Shmoop has the dish on classic young adult novels. From Julie of the Wolves to The Giver to Call of the Wild, Shmoop...

2011-07-12 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The WONKA chocolate factory, known for producing the world's most incomparably imaginative chocolate today launches the WONKA Imagination Room, a fully immersive and interactive video experience never before seen on YouTube in the U.S. The WONKA Imagination Room video is the first 360-degree branded video ever to appear in the U.S. market on YouTube, and is the first time a U.S. marketing campaign of this online nature has ever been featured...

2011-06-29 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From candy factory to Fantasy Factory, WONKA® today announced its partnership with Rob Dyrdek, star of MTV hit series "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory," celebrity host of the highly-anticipated new MTV reality video series "Ridiculousness," and founder of Street League Skateboarding on the ESPN family of networks. The professional skateboarder and television personality, best known for his innovation and creative influence in...

Word of the Day
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.