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[4 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Legend Tony Baxter Honored with a Window on Disneyland’s Main Street U.S.A.

Disney Legend Tony Baxter was honored for his contributions with a window on Main Street U.S.A . at Disneyland last week.
The window unveiling ceremony was hosted by Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Tom Staggs, Walt Disney Imagineering Chief Creative Executive Bruce Vaughn, and Disneyland Resort President Michael Colglazier. Friends, family, and other Disney Legends were also on hand for the ceremony.
The window is located above the Main Street Magic Shop and states: Main Street Marvels, Tony Baxter, Inventor, “Imagination is in the Heart of our Creations.” The last line …

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[7 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Songwriter Robert Sherman Passes Away at 86

Disney songwriter Robert Sherman, who penned the well-known and beloved tunes like “It’s A Small World After All” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” has passed away at the age of 86.
Throughout his career, Sherman collected a wealth of prestigious awards, including two Academy Awards, a Grammy, and many nominations. In 1976, with his brother Richard Sherman (known together as The Sherman Brothers,) he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
While few details are known about the circumstances surrounding Sherman’s death, his son Jeff posted the news of his father’s passing on …