| Apr 15, 2011
| 6:49 PM
After a year in which Universal Orlando rode the popularity of Harry Potter to record heights, Walt Disney World is pinning its fortunes this summer on the one intellectual property with which the boy wizard is most often compared: Star Wars.
| May 5, 2011
| 4:19 PM
While everyone else in Laguna was bathing in sunshine Sunday, I spent eight hours in a windowless room doing penance for getting my first moving violation.
In order to have the violation expunged from a heretofore pristine driving record, I was attending...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:07 AM
My 2 1/2 year old son is a Disney addict. From Handy Manny to Monsters Inc., he’s seen nearly every Disney movie and TV show made in the past decade. Thanks to the magic of our DVR, Daniel can watch new episodes almost every day. Well, we might...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Today marked the North American release of “Disney Universe,” a fast-paced video game that lets users employ a variety of characters and settings inspired from more than 40 different animated and live-action Disney films.
The release from...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:11 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Back in 1971, Disney promised us the World. And that's precisely what it delivered — in spades.
Walt Disney World's castle door flew open Oct. 1 that year, unwrapping an entertainment complex that would go on to vastly...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:32 AM
Disney Cruise Line today announced one of the new interactive features aboard the forthcoming Disney Fantasy will be an adventure game starring The Muppets.
Kermit, Miss Piggie, Fozzie, Gonzo and Animal headline a Muppet cast in "The Case of the Stolen...
| May 16, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Although this weekend's Destination D: Walt Disney World's 40th event, produced by Disney's D23 fan club, concentrated on Disney World past and present, there was a recap about the Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland expansion during a Sunday session..
| May 31, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Chelsea Shock came home from school one Friday seven years ago to find her father, Mike, and mother, Betty — who was wearing pajamas — anxiously awaiting her arrival.
Something wasn't right.
"It was bizarre," said Chelsea, then an 11-year-...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Three-sport standouts Darius Jennings from Gilman and Taylor Cummings from McDonogh created plenty of memorable moments this school year to help each of their respective teams succeed.
On Wednesday afternoon, Jennings and Cummings were recognized for...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 10:14 AM
Thank you for entering our Disney On Ice ticket giveaway.
Join the celebration as 65 of Disney's unforgettable characters from 18 beloved stories come to life in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic!
You'll be captivated by the one and only...
| Aug 26, 2008
| 4:24 AM
Delegates gather in Denver for the first day of the Democratic convention. Welcome to Doubletake, your daily dose of the daily news from Tribune correspondents Jim Tankersley and Jim Oliphant. This week, we are live from the Mile High......