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  • Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin to redesign its meeting spaces

    In an official press release, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort announced a $5 million “redesign” of its meeting spaces.  The release suggests the renovations will start this summer, but a specific start date was not provided.   Meeting spaces at both hotels will receive updated technology, paint and carpet. The multi-phase project is expected to […]

  • Disney Cruise Line receives “A grade” for pollution transparency

    In its 2016 report documenting the “environmental footprint of the cruise industry,” environmental organization Friends of the Earth awarded Disney Cruise Line with the only A grade for “transparency.”  Allegedly, Disney was the only cruise line this year to respond to requests for information about its environmental practices. An article on the Helenic Shipping News even […]

  • New location opens for Disney Springs’ Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique

    Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Disney Springs has now opened in its new location. Instead of being inside World of Disney, the shop is located at the rear of the Once Upon a Toy building, though it does have its own separate entrance. The new salon is bigger, and includes a room for photos after the […]

  • Magic Kingdom’s Plaza Restaurant now accepting walk-ups

    According to WDW News Today, The Plaza Restaurant at The Magic Kingdom is moving towards a model of only accepting walk-up reservations (except for the 11:00a-12:00p hour). The article suggests that current dining reservations will be honored and that, after the 180-day booking window has closed, then no more advanced reservations will be taken. The […]

  • Disney Channel special planned for opening of Shanghai Disney Resort

    The opening of Shanghai Disney Resort will be broadcast on the Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD, in a special called “Grand Opening Celebration of Shanghai Disney Resort.”  The 30-minute television special will air on June 16 at 8:00pm and again on Freeform on June 17 at 10:00pm. In addition to Bob Iger, Walt […]

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    California Adventure to celebrate the opening of Shanghai Disneyland

    The official opening of the new Shanghai Disney Resort is June 16, 2016 and Disney California Adventure plans to celebrate! Hollywood Land will be the home to a colorful celebration featuring performances by local community groups.  Guests will also be able to meet Disney characters Mulan and Mushu. Asian-inspired food items, such as pork bao, […]

  • Disney CEO Bob Iger says he thinks U.S. taxes are too high

    Bob Iger, Disney Chairman and CEO, spoke to CNNMoney about how he thinks that companies in America are paying too much in taxes. Iger said that having high corporate tax rates is “anti-competitive” and that the tax system in the U.S. is “ridiculously complex.” He went on to say that he didn’t believe a company […]

  • Walt Disney World employee defrauds company of $112,000

    A Walt Disney World cashier is being accused of stealing over $100,000 from the company over a period of 2 years. Katie Miller, 29, worked as a cashier at Columbia Harbor House at the Magic Kingdom. Court records show that between May 2013 and March 2015, she inputted fraudulent refund transactions totaling $112,000. Other employees […]

  • Reservations now open for Frontera Cocina at Disney Springs

    Frontera Cocina, the new Rick Bayless-owned restaurant at Disney Springs, is now accepting reservations. An opening date had not been officially announced yet, but reservations are available after June 26. Reservations will be available on Open Table, though if they follow the pattern of the other new Disney Springs restaurants, they will then move to […]