News and Rumors are gathered from various different websites. All rumors are rumors and are to be taken as such.
- Cinderella's Golden Carrousel is going to change names to Prince Charming Regal Carrousel. To read the new back story behind the change, click here.
- The Emporium at the Magic Kingdom is going to have a new layout come June 2010. The changes will included a dedicated girl's section, and dedicated boy's section, a new home and lifestyle section, and a new area for Vinylmation.
- Over at DHS, for Star Wars Weekends, (or at least for this particular weekend of Star Wars Weekend), a walk around, guest interacting version of C3PO is being seen in the parks.
- Typhoon Lagoon closed earlier this week for a day because of a water leak, but it appears to have been fixed.
- The current American Idol champ, Lee DeWyze is going to be visiting the WDW resort Monday (tomorrow). A special parade will take place at Disney's Hollywood Studios at 10 am. If you haven't seen Lee's commercial yet, click here.
- One Man's Dream will be going down for a lengthy refurb: Aug. 16th - Nov. 2nd
- The changes to It's A Small World are rumored to just be related to increasing load/unload abilities. No changes to the actual attraction are slated to take place. (Maybe now the boats won't back up so badly!)