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  1. The Sum of All Things; Candy Corn Acres; Vintage Postcards; Saint Petersburg

    by , 10-15-2009 at 06:41 PM



    We have a Walt Disney World update from Denise nbodyhome Preskitt this week. She has photos and video of a new attraction at Epcot's Innoventions: Raytheon's The Sum of All Thrills. Did you know that some are saying that this new ride at Epcot is a sneak preview of The Forbidden Journey of Harry Potter at Universal's Wizarding World at Islands of Adventure? You can read ...

    Updated 10-17-2009 at 12:45 PM by Weekend Update

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  2. Gearing up for Christmas, Bye-bye Ed, California Construction, Downtown Disney, more

    by , 10-12-2009 at 01:48 AM
    It was announced after we went to press last Monday that Disneyland Resort President Ed Grier announced his retirement in an e-mail sent out to Anaheim Cast Members. The sudden announcement followed the recent trend of a three-year term for Disneyland Resort Presidents, but unlike previous President Matt Ouimet, nobody seemed to really care about Ed leaving. Mr. Grier's last day in Team Disney Anaheim was on Friday.
    BREAKING NEWS: George Kalogridis has just been named the new Disneyland
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    Updated 10-12-2009 at 03:33 PM by Dateline Disneyland (Added column banner, formatting fixes.)

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  3. Weekend Update: Gilroy Gardens; Bullet Train; America on Parade Vintage Postcards

    by , 10-09-2009 at 07:56 PM



    You asked for it - you got it! I had the good fortune of meeting Ken Eslick, the proprietor of DisneylandPostcards.net at the recent D23 Expo. I told him that I edit the Weekend Update column for MiceAge/Micechat and that you guys have been clamoring for more vintage postcard images. He was kind enough to grant your wish. We'll be featuring the postcards from his massive ...

    Updated 10-10-2009 at 09:49 AM by Weekend Update

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  4. Changes In The Parks... Disneyland, Sea World, Universal plus much more

    by , 10-09-2009 at 05:27 AM
    A very busy week in the news, Three major Theme Park chains have major changes, and of course some prices going up. Plus some news, and lots of photos from Knott's Halloween Haunt, Gay Days and of course, DCA construction. So let's get started.

    Will Shamu learn to use Lego's?

    For those who follow the Business side of Theme Parks, this isn't a big surprise, as InBev and Blackstone have been in talks for awhile. But the sale was made official yesterday. Blackstone already ...

    Updated 10-09-2009 at 06:57 AM by In the Parks

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  5. Give a Day Get a Disney Day, Disney Gallery opens, DCA progress, Downtown Disney,MORE

    by , 10-05-2009 at 12:10 AM
    What a week! Last Monday Disney announced its new "Give a Day, Get a Disney Day" theme park marketing campaign for 2010. The new campaign is led by the Muppets and will give free tickets to Disney theme parks for 1 million guests in exchange for a day of community service. Meanwhile, in the parks, Disneyland has opened the doors to the new home of the Disney Gallery and the newly re-worked lobby of the Main Street Opera House. Elsewhere in the Resort, construction continues to chug along at ...

    Updated 10-05-2009 at 04:29 PM by Dateline Disneyland (Fixed news section formatting errors, and Refurb/Construction calendar typo)

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