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  • Disneyland Resort Puts Plans for New Luxury Hotel on Indefinite Hold

    The Disneyland Resort has put their plans for a new luxury hotel on hold after issues were raised regarding a $267-million tax break from the city of Anaheim. Back in October, Disney announced new plans for their AAA Four-Diamond property to be built on the west end of Downtown Disney, which was a change from […]

  • Disney Opposes Living-Wage Measure on Anaheim Ballot

    Although the Disneyland Resort and cast member unions recently agreed on a contract to raise minimum hourly wages, a ballot measure in the city of Anaheim which aims to raise service employee wages is getting push-back from Disney and other local employers, including the Anaheim Chamber of Commerce. The opponents made their positions clear on […]

  • Disneyland Resort to Host Movie Nights for Anaheim Residents

    In celebration of Pixar Fest, the Disneyland Resort is sharing the magic of Disney-Pixar movies with the residents of Anaheim all summer long! Beginning June 22nd, Disney VoluntEARS will be hosting a movie night each Friday in parks around the city of Anaheim. The events begin at 7:45pm and will feature trivia, prizes, and free […]

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    Three Years Before Disneyland Opened: What You Didn’t Know

    THREE YEARS IN WONDERLAND The Disney Brothers, C.V. Wood, and the Making of the Great American Theme Park By Todd James Pierce 287 pp. University Press of Mississippi. $30.00 Walt Disney is largely credited – and rightfully so – with the vision and creation of Disneyland. However, as many Disney fans know, there were a […]

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    Can Anaheim Become a Luxury Resort Destination?

    According to Visit Anaheim, a record setting 24.2 million people visited Anaheim during 2017.  Visitation has jumped 31% since 2012, when Cars Land opened at Disney California Adventure.  Thanks to the Disneyland Resort and Anaheim Convention Center, the city of Anaheim has a powerhouse duo of attractions that bring in millions of guests.  However, the […]

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    runDisney’s Problem on the West Coast

    On March 14th, 2017 registration for the Star Wars Light Side Half Marathon weekend was supposed to take place. Quietly and surprisingly, runDisney announced just before the registration time that it had been postponed indefinitely. Runners were caught by surprise but not concerned at that time. Runners who had raced in the 2017 weekend were sent […]

  • 12 Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease Reported in Anaheim; 9 Were Disneyland Visitors

    A dozen people contracted Legionnaires’ disease in Anaheim last September, and three quarters of them had visited the Disneyland Resort. Orange County Medical experts are currently looking into the cases. Legionnaires’ disease, or legionellosis, is caused by the bacterium Legionnella. The freshwater bacterium is usually low risk for humans, but chance of infection becomes greater […]

  • 12 Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease Reported in Anaheim; 9 Were Disneyland Visitors

    A dozen people contracted Legionnaires’ disease in Anaheim last September, and three quarters of them had visited the Disneyland Resort. Orange County Medical experts are currently looking into the cases. Legionnaires’ disease, or legionellosis, is caused by the bacterium Legionnella. The freshwater bacterium is usually low risk for humans, but chance of infection becomes greater […]

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    Disney Rumor Round Up October 2017

    Welcome to another edition of Disney Rumor Round Up! You can check out the September installment here. Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom   Nothing new on the Magic Kingdom front. Construction is set to begin soon on the new theater that will be located just off Main Street in […]

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    2018 runDisney Races at Disneyland Have Been Canceled

    After much speculation, runDisney has confirmed that all half marathons and other races set to take place at the Disneyland Resort beyond next month’s Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend will not happen. Several months ago, runDisney postponed registration for the Light Side Star Wars event scheduled in January, leading to much social media discussion about […]