* New shops confirmed for Disney Springs: APEX by Sunglass Hut, Havaianas (flip-flops), Art of Shaving (grooming needs), Sanuk (footware), Chapel Hats, Erin McKenna’s Bakery NYC, and Sound Lion (headphones, earbuds)
* 5 Disneyland cast members among those infected with measles.
* Live bands now at Splitsville at Downtown Disney on Saturday nights.
* 2015 DVC Merry Member Mixer dates announced for Tuesdays, November 24, December 1, December 8, and December 15 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Epcot World Showcase Pavilion.
* Disney Cruise Line is adding more “Frozen” fun this summer. Anna, Elsa, and Olaf will be on all four ships. The Magic and Wonder will feature a ‘Day of Frozen’ and a new deck party. “Frozen” will be included into a new production number on the Disney Dream. Cruises to Norway with adventures ashore will be offered. Olaf’s Summertime Freeze (non-alcoholic) bar will open on Castaway Cay.
* A Broadway musical version of “Frozen” is in the works.
* Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck comics will return to stores in April.
* The second teaser trailer from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will appear before the movie “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” which opens on May 1, 2015.
* “Strange Magic,” from Lucasfilms/Disney opens this weekend with Rotten Tomatoes score of 14.