Disneyland’s Star Wars-Land Update Contains Zero Star Wars
Jan12

Disneyland’s Star Wars-Land Update Contains Zero Star Wars


It’s been a week or so since certain attractions at Disneyland were shut down for the construction of the mouse’s new Star Wars-themed section.  Like many other people, I found myself in long lines for the Disneyland Railroad, Mark Twin Riverboat and other rides to get one last taste of them before they went away, either temporarily or permanently. Some attractions are going bye-bye to make room for Han Solo, Chewbacca,...

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This is the Theme Park They’re Looking For
Aug15

This is the Theme Park They’re Looking For


A week after the Los Angeles Times sent the theme park, real estate and science fiction industries into a tizzy with speculation that the Disney company may add a Star Wars-themed section to Disneyland, Disney has sent those expectations even higher. At the D23 expo, Disney chairman and C.E.O. Bob Iger told the audience that his company would add Star Wars-themed areas to both Disneyland in Anaheim, and to Disney World in Orlando....

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The Mouse Just Roared
Aug05

The Mouse Just Roared


The region’s real estate, architecture, development, transportation, sci-fi and cartoon groups and industries are on high alert today after it was revealed that entertainment behemoth Disney may be ready to embark on a major expansion of its Anaheim theme park complex. The Los Angeles Times reports that the Walt Disney Company has bought three large pieces of land near its flagship theme park.  Not surprisingly, Disney...

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