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  1. Shag at Walt Disney World Update; Korea's LotteWorld; Dunedin, FL; Aussie MovieWorld

    by , 07-01-2011 at 08:40 PM


    This introduction is going to be short – unlike the monstrous Weekend Update that follows. Those of you who have been reading this column over the years probably know that I serve on the committee that produces the Independence Day Parade in Oceanside, California every year. The parade takes place on Saturday, July 2nd this year. Needless to say, I ...

    Updated 07-02-2011 at 02:37 PM by Weekend Update

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  2. Cautiously Excited

    by , 07-01-2011 at 08:08 PM
    Almost two years ago, on July 29, 2009, I signed the contract on my attic. It has been a real life lesson, and also a nightmare of a project. We are now very close to getting done. Work is scheduled for next week, that could put us very close to finally getting this project finished. Of course, it won't be livable, until the city comes in and inspects it, and presents me with a Certificate of Occupancy.

    I have been waiting so long for this to happen, that I probably won't believe ...
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  3. In the Parks - Goes Green for Magic Mountain, Disneyland, DCA and Universal

    by , 06-30-2011 at 09:01 PM
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    Updated 08-12-2011 at 10:55 AM by In the Parks

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  4. It's a Mall World After All

    by , 06-29-2011 at 09:43 PM


    Los Angeles is as much a state of mind as it is a physical place. Where we shop, dine, and gather is a reflection of our community and us. Los Angeles is a land where Hollywood set designers build houses, architects design movie sets, and many of our most cherished “public” spaces are privately owned and operated. In Los Angeles, anything is possible.

    In 1965, architect
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    Updated 07-01-2011 at 07:57 AM by Dustysage (Southdale Mall name corrected)

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  5. Goofy takes flight, Wilderness Exploring, Fourth of Color, Carthay construction +MORE

    by , 06-27-2011 at 02:14 AM
    Goofy unofficially opened the gates to his new Sky School in Disney California Adventure this weekend, giving guests a sneak preview at the remodeled roller coaster as final touches were being applied next door at the lavish new Paradise Garden dining courtyard. Meanwhile, visible work is gearing up again at the park's new Carthay Circle Theater and work continues finishing the new Pan Pacific Auditorium-inspired gates at the park's main entrance. Over at Disneyland, most of the Main Street Emporium ...

    Updated 06-27-2011 at 12:13 PM by Dateline Disneyland (Touring Plans correction)

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    Disneyland Resort , Disney's California Adventure Remodel/Expansion , Disneyland Hotel