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Video Game Hall of Fame inducts four games (access required)

The World Video Game Hall of Fame has found Carmen Sandiego. And three other games. Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? has joined Animal Crossing, Microsoft Flight Simulator and StarCraft as this year’s inductees to the World Video Game ...

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Longtime supporter donates $1 million to Strong Museum (access required)

The Strong National Museum of Play has received a $1 million gift toward the organization’s Powered by Play: A Campaign for the Strong. Museum trustee and longtime supporter Mary Valentine pledged the funds that will directly support the museum’s expansion ...

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Play Walk to open with ‘Lights on Afterschool’ event (access required)

The Greater Rochester After-School Alliance (GRASA) on Thursday will partner with the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County, Healthi Kids, the Greater Rochester Summer Learning Association (GRSLA), United Way of Greater Rochester Inc. and the Children’s Agenda to host ...

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Museum of Play receives NEH grant, award (access required)

The Strong National Museum of Play has received a nearly $1 million grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The museum was the only project to receive the Chairman’s Special Award. The $700,000 funding will support the implementation of ...

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