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  1. Captain EO suits up, Frontierland's new bridge, World of Color testing, +MUCH MORE!

    by , 02-14-2010 at 05:19 PM
    Hello and welcome to the February 15th edition of Dateline Disneyland on this long holiday weekend. Hopefully you all had a happy Valentine's Day with your loved ones and, if you're in the States, spending today relaxing on the today's President's Day holiday. It was a busy week at the Disneyland Resort last week as the new Bridge to Frontierland opened in the Central Plaza and work on the Rivers of America, the Mark Twain Riverboat, and the Sailing Ship Columbia all pressed on. Meanwhile, work ...
  2. Ty Pennington; Joe Jonas; Japanese Valentine's Treats; Inside Walt's Mind

    by , 02-12-2010 at 08:53 PM




    Weekend Update celebrates its second anniversary today with the publication of our 105th column. Started on February 15, 2008 by Dustysage, the Weekend Update has had over one million views over the past two years. (I came on as your editor in April 2008). One of my very first columns was titled "Welcome to the (Eclectic) Weekend Update". And that title really ...

    Updated 02-18-2010 at 09:03 PM by Weekend Update

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  3. In The Parks: Valentine's Options, Super Pass, and Captain EO

    by , 02-11-2010 at 09:52 PM
    The weekend is upon us, and it's a big one for lots of reasons. Many folks have either today or Monday off for Presidents Day, and that means crowds for Disneyland! It is also Valentines Day on Sunday and the perfect excuse for even more folks to head out to the parks. So make your plans early and start calling restaurants to see if you can still make a dinner reservation


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  4. Just what I always wanted..

    by , 02-11-2010 at 04:47 PM (Science geeks need a Disney-fix too!)
    Since I was old enough to dream of weddings and proposals.. I had always wanted to be proposed to at Disneyland..

    And it happened.. dream come true..

    I wasn't a big production.. no kneeling down at the castle.. no fireworks.. no characters involved..

    It was actually just he and I.. on the back of the boat on Pirates of the Carribbean.. a private moment between the two of us... and I shall never forget it..

    He was beyond romantic.. even including ...
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  5. Great Moments with Tony Baxter and Kim Irvine

    by , 02-08-2010 at 06:10 AM (The Mouse Castle)
    Monday, February 1st, I was treated, along with 19 other great friends and MiceChatters, to a rare, behind-the-scenes look at Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln. This private event, one of the items up for bid at last September's D23 Expo Auction, was held inside the Opera House and Disney Gallery on Main Street, USA and included a wine reception, live music and the company of Imagineers Tony Baxter and Kim Irvine.

    Yes, you may be jealous. ;)

    The evening began at the ...