Disney workers may face choice: Accept contract or strike

When Caitlin Owens, a 23-year-old attractions worker in Disney's Hollywood Studios, studies the contract Walt Disney World has offered to its largest labor group, she sees herself losing ground. Owens, who must pay for pricey family medical insurance to cover her husband and daughter, says she would ultimately earn less money, as rising insurance premiums more than wipe out modest annual raises."With the resources that Disney has, the almost endless funding that Disney has, they can do … [Read more...]




New special for Disney Visa cardholders!

Take advantage of this advance booking offer today to purchase a 4-night/4-day Magic Your Way Vacation Package that includes room and Theme Park tickets, and children age 3-9 can stay and get a 4-day Theme Park admission ticket, FREE. So hurry and book today! Your offer is available for stays most nights February 17–April 16, April 28–June 14, and August 14–October 1, 2011.Email my friend Linds for a quote and make sure you mention the Disney Visa offer!  Book by Feb 13, 2011.If you … [Read more...]




Ashley Greene of Twilight and Joe Jonas visit the Magic Kingdom

ASHLEY GREENE AND JOE JONAS AT DISNEY WORLD IN FLORIDA

"Twilight" star Ashley Greene (left) poses Dec. 29, 2010 with actor/singer Joe Jonas of the pop-rock trio "Jonas Brothers," in front of Space Mountain at the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Magic Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.Kent Phillips, photographer Related articlesBlair Underwood and his family visit the Magic Kingdom (chipandco.com) Kevin Jonas and wife Danielle celebrate one-year wedding anniversary at Walt Disney … [Read more...]




Blair Underwood and his family visit the Magic Kingdom

BLAIR UNDERWOOD AND FAMILY AT DISNEY WORLD IN FLORIDA

Actor/author Blair Underwood, who portrays U.S. President Elias Martinez on the NBC series "The Event," poses Dec. 29, 2010 in front of "The Hall of Presidents" attraction at the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., as his wife Desiree (foreground) takes a photo of him and their children (L-R): daughter Brielle, son Blake and their oldest son, Paris. The Magic Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.Kent Phillips, photographer Related … [Read more...]




Disney Channel Reports Most Watched Year in its History

Powered by an unparalleled slate of original programming for kids and families — notably newcomers “Shake It Up and family comedy “Good Luck Charlie,” and “Hannah Montana Forever” — and the No. 1 TV/Cable movie with “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam,” Disney Channel recorded its most-watched year in the network’s history in Total Viewers and key kid targets.Disney Channel was yet again the top choice for Tweens 9-14, a coveted demographic in which the network has ranked No. 1 in Prime for 10 … [Read more...]