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    New Sponsor for Disneyland Alumni Club to host Meet-Up

    The Disneyland Alumni Club is proud to announce that the Anaheim Majestic Garden Hotel has signed on as the key sponsor for the club’s upcoming Gala Celebration honoring Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary, to be held August 1, 2015. The charity fundraiser will take place in the Disneyland Hotel’s Grand Ballroom and honor Walt Disney’s original Magic Kingdom’s […]

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    Ships Officer Found Dead on Disney Dream

    A sad tragedy has struck the Disney Cruise Lines. According to a story in Cruise Law News, a ships officer was discovered dead on board the Disney Dream on Sunday. His body was discovered hanging in the air conditioning room on deck seven in what is being reported as an apparent suicide. Authorities have not […]

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    Disney World Cast Members Win Arbitration Over Dirty Costumes

    Three Disney’s Animal Kingdom cast members, who were fired from the Festival of the Lion King show at after refusing to dirty costumes, got their jobs back with full back pay after winning in arbitration. A representative from the Teamsters Local 385 Union representative Donna-Lynne Dalton said Monday that the arbitration process was finally over, and the federal arbitrator […]

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    Five Disneyland Cast Members Have Measles

    According to a story in the Los Angeles Times, Disneyland officials have said that five cast members have been diagnosed with measles since last Thursday. Two of those employees had been vaccinated, according to the Orange County Health Care Agency. According to California’s Department of Public Health, between December 15th and December 20th, guests at the […]

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    Walt Disney with Suzanne Fuller

    Here is a great photo of Walt Disney presenting Suzanne Fuller as 1965 “Disneyland Tour Guide of the Year.” Although it is hard to make it out this perpetual trophy lists her and the three former Tour Guides of the Year, Iris Umemoto 1962,  Reiko Cox 1963, and Dianne Darnell 1964. Note Walt is holding a […]

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    The Old and the New

    Magic Kingdom, April 2012. This shot just happened to capture two people in two different worlds. One old and one new. One high-tech and one low-tech. We have a sketch and silhouette artist with no customers gazing at his watch. Then we have a boy completely engaged in playing “Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom.” Only feet apart, they […]

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    Disney World and Unions Agree to New Contract

    The deal includes unprecedented wage increases, limits employees’ healthcare costs and protects cast members’ defined benefit pension plan. Walt Disney World’s largest union group voted on Friday to approve a contract that will increase minimum pay for workers to $10/hour by 2016. Sixty-seven percent of the approximately 7,000 employees who voted approved the contract, said […]

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    Water Balloons!

    Here are some happy cast members caught in the act of making water balloons at the Caribbean Beach Resort’s theme pool. Daily fun programs are held poolside for kids and parents alike at all the resorts. The most important thing is getting wet! Games include relay races to fill up barrels with water, a dunk […]

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    Lost And Found!

    Look what these Disneyland parade marshals have found, a lost boy! The young lady who found him is holding his hand while the gentleman from Disneyland security and here help to find out who he is. Once his interview is over she helps walk the little boy over to the Lost & Found room at […]

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    Former Disney Cast Member Wins Miss USA

    During one of the most exciting MISS USA pageants in the show’s 63 year history, a star-studded panel of judges chose Miss Nevada USA, Nia Sanchez, as Miss USA 2014. Nia Sanchez is a 24 year-old from Las Vegas, Nevada. Sanchez has also been a face character for Disney in both the United States and […]