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Backgammon Tournament Every Wednesday Night – Come Join
Miami's Community Newspapers - Nov 8, 2018

Play live games, matches, chouettes and tournaments with a friendly bunch of South Florida backgammon fans. Players of all levels welcome. When: Every Wednesday at 6:30 P.M. Tournaments start at 7:00 P.M.. Where: Rice Mediterranean Kitchen.  


Charlotte Checkers Corner: A Roller Coaster Week

Canes CountryCanes Country - Nov 21, 2018
The Charlotte Checkers had a roller coaster week that was wrapped up by their worst loss of the season to Belleville on Tuesday. This didn't sit well with ...  


What's It Gonna Take For Somebody To Win A Chess Game?

FiveThirtyEightFiveThirtyEight - Nov 15, 2018
Game 5 of the World Chess Championship began under a cloud. Not a literal cloud, though there were those in London, too. Rather it was the lingering hubbub of a published and deleted video. Since that video was released, a prominent chess writer ...  

Monopoly Game

In Monopoly for Millennials, real estate is not the game

Chron.comChron.com - Nov 20, 2018
"In this version of the Monopoly game, the player who collects the most experience -- not the most money -- wins the game," reads a description of the product. RECORD DEBT: Record student debt is lowering graduates' home-buying power. Released as ...  


World Rummikub Championship returning to Jerusalem after 27 years

The Jerusalem PostThe Jerusalem Post - Oct 24, 2018
Rummikub, a game played with numbered tiles, was created by Ephraim Hertzano, a Romanian immigrant to Israel. He developed the game in his backyard in Bat Yam, and went on to found his own games company, which today is known as Lemada and run ...  


Paula Orloff: Are Scrabble players smarter?

The Union of Grass ValleyThe Union of Grass Valley - Nov 12, 2018
For the uninitiated, Scrabble is a board game where up to four players arrange seven or less small letter tiles to make words similar to crossword puzzles. If you make a word with all seven tiles in one play, you get an extra 50 points. It's called a ...  

Gin Rummy

Gin Rummy Tournament

Villages-NewsVillages-News - Nov 8, 2018
On Monday, Nov. 12 from 5:20 – 9 p.m. at Colony Cottage Recreation Center, go to a Gin Rummy Tournament where you will play 5 games against 5 different players, with 6-10 players heading to the two playoff finals, depending on the number of entrees.  


Country, soul and dominoes

Texarkana GazetteTexarkana Gazette - Nov 15, 2018
LINDEN, Texas—Country, soul and dominoes mix with libations to make for fun Friday nights now at VFW Post 6968 in Linden with DJ Yogoman and Bongo Jac spinning the tunes. Yogoman is Jordan Rain, while Bongo Jac is Jacqueline Rae, who lived in ...  

Dungeons And Dragons

'Dungeons & Dragons' Releases Errata for Core Rulebooks

Comicbook.comComicbook.com - Nov 17, 2018
Dungeons & Dragons has released a new set of errata for its three core rulebooks. Yesterday, the popular tabletop RPG game released errata for the Player's Handbook, Dungeon Masters Guide, and Monster Manual - the three books that form the foundation ...  

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

Dynamite Launches Kickstarter for First Pathfinder Resin Statue!

Action Figure InsiderAction Figure Insider - Oct 23, 2018
Image Created by Iconasys Shutter Stream. October 23, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Dynamite Entertainment announces a Kickstarter campaign for the first-ever resin statue for the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game. The publisher continues their strong partnership with ...  


Former vice governor stands trial for bribery, embezzlement
Xinhua - Nov 1, 2018

TAIYUAN, Nov. 1 (Xinhua) -- A former vice governor of east China's Shandong Province stood trial for taking bribes and embezzlement at the Intermediate People's Court of Jinzhong in north China's Shanxi Province Thursday. Ji Xiangqi was charged with ...  

Mah Jong

Siouxland elderly nutrition and school lunch menus

Sioux City JournalSioux City Journal - Nov 11, 2018
Tai Chi Class; 10 a.m. Knitting & Crocheting, Open Guitar Practice; 11 a.m. American Mah Jong; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 12:30 p.m. ACBL Duplicate Bridge, Woodcarving; 1 p.m. Jazzercise, Pinochle, Birthday Party; 2 p.m. Walking Off Pounds; 2:30 p.m. ...  


North Bay professionals news from Tangram Insurance, Brouwer & Janachoski, Touro University and more
North Bay Business Journal - Nov 2, 2018

Rekha Skantharaja Schipper, president and CEO at Tangram Insurance Services Inc., was recently named as one of the Business Insurance's 2018 Women to Watch. The honorees will be recognized at the Women to Watch EMEA event in London on Nov.  

Play Bridge

Meetings, club events in and around Modesto (11/18/18)
Modesto Bee - Nov 17, 2018

Info: Learn to play bridge or sharpen your game skills at the Modesto Bridge Center. Small group lessons plus lunch for $17. Taught by Judy Remmers and Jan Mastenbroek, master players. Modesto Bridge Center also offers playing opportunities on ...  

Crossword Puzzles

Free games on TODAY! Check out our collection of crossword puzzles, sudokus and more!

Today ShowToday Show - Nov 20, 2018
Love to play games like Word Wipe, Daily Crossword and Solitaire? Take a break from the holiday hassle and come get your gaming fix at TODAY.com/games! Games on TODAY.TODAY. Check out our new destination for free online games, featuring word ...  


Sudoku 4218 hard

The GuardianThe Guardian - Nov 14, 2018
three years ago, we knew we had to try to make The Guardian sustainable by deepening our relationship with our readers. The revenues from our newspaper had diminished and the technologies that connected us with a global audience had moved ...  

Rubiks Cube

The Rock Posts Impressive Rubiks Cube Self Portrait

Ringside NewsRingside News - Nov 18, 2018
The Rock posted the video which you can see below of the artist completing his Rubiks Cube art and he had to have been impressed. After all, we thought this was pretty cool and just wonder how long it took to figure this thing out because it looks ...  

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