Disney cancels plans for Maryland resort

Disney has Cancelled plans to build a resort hotel at National Harbor in Prince George's County, Maryland. It has been reported that Walt Disney Parks & Resorts bought 15 acres at the National Harbor development for $11 million in 2009 and planned to build a 500-room resort property.No news if the project has been scrapped for good all we know is that it is off the table for now.  Related articlesDisney Confidential: All Value Resort rooms will include a complimentary … [Read more...]





Chip & Company Week in Review, November 28, 2011

Welcome back once again to this week’s edition of the Chip & Company Week in Review.  Here are the stories that caught our eye last week:For those parents of babies out there, Baby Einstein is releasing several of their most popular compositions as DVD on February 7, 2012!  Check out the post to see which ones will be released. Are you a member of D23?  If so, then what are your plans for the upcoming Smoke Tree Ranch Roundup?  Going to attend? The year was 1934.  The event was the … [Read more...]





Tis The Season for Prep & Landing Video Clips

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Disney releases Prep & Landing on DVD today.Prep & Landing is an adorable holiday story about a high-tech team of elves who ensure homes around the world are properly prepared for their visit from Santa. After working for a tireless 227 years, an elf named Wayne (voiced by Dave Foley) is upset when he doesn’t receive an expected promotion. Instead he is partnered with an idealistic rookie elf named Lanny (voiced by Derek Richardson) to execute a special Christmas Eve mission. While … [Read more...]





Review: The Help – Available on Blue- Ray and DVD on December 6th, 2011

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DreamWorks PG rated movie, The Help, will be out just in time to add it to your shopping list  for this Holiday season on December 6, 2011. This beautiful story, which is available on Blue-Ray (tm) Combo-Pack, DVD, Digital Download and On-Demand, will take viewers back to the early 1960's at the beginning of the integration and the African- American Civil Rights Movement. Specifically focusing on the interaction between African-American maids and their Caucasian employers in the Deep South … [Read more...]





Series Highlights Organizations That Make A Difference

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From packing boxes of food for Second Harvest and building KABOOM! playgrounds for children, to collecting items for Toys For Tots, Disney VoluntEARS work with numerous nonprofit organizations in Central Florida all year long that share Disney’s commitment to improve the lives of children and families in the local community.During these uncertain economic times, many of these organizations are experiencing a record demand for their services. The holidays provide an opportunity for Walt … [Read more...]