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Marvel Entertainment Super Heroes arrive on hoopla digital

Marvel Entertainment Super Heroes arrive on hoopla digital, adding Marvel collections and graphic novels to the service

hoopla digital, the category-creating mobile and online service for public libraries, today announced a new agreement with Marvel Entertainment that adds over 250 collections and graphic novels to the service. Through this agreement, patrons of participating public libraries can now borrow Marvel works like, THOR: GOD OF THUNDER VOL. 1, BLACK PANTHER: A NATION UNDER OUR FEET BOOK 1, CIVIL WAR and X-MEN: THE DARK PHOENIX SAGA via hoopla digital on their smartphones, tablets and computers. Marvel content arriving on hoopla digital includes heroes…

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Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa Unveils Magical, Hotel-Wide Renovation

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa Unveils Magical, Hotel-Wide Renovation

An exciting, hotel-wide refurbishment brings new magic to the deluxe Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at the Disneyland Resort, with completely redesigned guest rooms plus a refreshed lobby, pool area and concierge-level lounge. The most extensive refurbishment since the hotel’s 2001 opening elevates the premium guest experience and brings a contemporary approach to the Arts & Crafts design style. Named a AAA Four Diamond hotel by the Automobile Club of Southern California for the sixteenth year in a row, the 948-room…

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DisneyBlu's DizRadio Disney on Demand Podcast Show #202 w/ Special Guest IRENE BEDARD (Pocahontas, Pocahontas II, Squanto A Warrior's Tale, The Mist and more)

DisneyBlu’s DizRadio Disney on Demand Podcast Show #202 w/ Special Guest IRENE BEDARD (Pocahontas, Pocahontas II, Squanto A Warrior’s Tale, The Mist and more)

DisneyBlu’s DizRadio.com December 7, 2017 – Show #202 It’s Time D-Heads! This week kick we continue our 7th Annual Month Long DizRadio Very Merry Christmas Celebration! To keep the spirit of giving going we welcome IRENE BEDARD (Voice of Pocahontas, Pocahontas II, Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale, The Mist and more) to the show!  Irene stops in and discusses becoming Pocahontas, the lasting power of the story, being part of The Mist, her upcoming projects and the highly anticipated Wreck-It Ralph sequel. …

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Marvel partners with Stitcher to launch its first scripted podcast, 'Wolverine: The Long Night'

Marvel partners with Stitcher to launch its first scripted podcast, ‘Wolverine: The Long Night’

Marvel New Media and top podcast listening service and content network Stitcher (“Heaven’s Gate,” “Katie Couric,” “The Paris Review”) today announced “Wolverine: The Long Night,” the first-ever Marvel scripted podcast, launching in spring 2018. The 10-episode series will be available exclusively on Stitcher Premium until fall 2018, when it will see a wide release across all podcast platforms. The show’s cast includes notable actors Richard Armitage (“The Hobbit”), Scott Adsit (“30 Rock”), Bob Balaban (“Moonrise Kingdom”) and Brian Stokes Mitchell (“Mr. Robot”). The “Wolverine: The Long Night” story is…

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eBay and De La Rue launch an official commemorative note for charity on December 7th, to mark the upcoming film release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Official Commemorative Note Launched to Mark the Release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi in UK and You Can Get One

Fans and collectors across the globe will get the chance to own an official commemorative note that has been specially created to celebrate the launch of the year’s most anticipated film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the follow up to the UK’s biggest film of all time. The note will be available exclusively on online marketplace ebay.co.uk  and has been created using the technological and design expertise of British company De La Rue, which provides currency to over two thirds of the world’s…

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Columbia Sportswear Launches Collection Inspired by Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Columbia Sportswear Launches Collection Inspired by Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Columbia Sportswear today unveiled three limited-edition jackets inspired by iconic characters in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. The officially licensed collection will be available in limited quantities on www.columbia.com/starwars and at Columbia’s brand retail locations in the United States and select countries beginning Friday, December 8. Inspired by the costumes worn by Han Solo, Princess Leia and Luke Skywalker, the collection is named after the Rebel’s secret base on ice planet Hoth. In developing the Echo Base Collection, Columbia’s designers worked closely…

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hoopla digital Unveils Dynamic New eReader for Picture Books and Read-Alongs Including Coco and Olaf's Frozen Adventure

hoopla digital Unveils Dynamic New eReader for Picture Books and Read-Alongs Including Coco and Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

hoopla digital, the category-creating mobile and online service for public libraries, today unveiled a dynamic new eReader with specialized features to present picture books and read-alongs. The new eReader showcases content from Disney, HarperCollins, Lerner, Charlesbridge and Britannica including picture books like Pete the Cat and Fancy Nancy and read-alongs like Olaf’s Frozen Adventure and Disney-Pixar’s Coco, which is available in English and Spanish. “hoopla digital continues to invest in the experience we are offering our libraries and their patrons. Our new eReader shows our deep commitment…

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How Rankin/Bass and Disneyland Records Created Holiday Magic for Generations to Enjoy

How Rankin/Bass and Disneyland Records Created Holiday Magic for Generations to Enjoy

The holiday season has arrived and with that comes the tastes of coca, the trees lit up, excitement of Santa coming, and more. One of those long time traditions is also sitting as a family and watching those beloved Christmas Specials that continue to get passed down to generations of children during the holiday season. Now we all love the Disney classics like Mickey’s Christmas Carol, Snowed in at the House of Mouse, Beauty & the Beast and the Enchanted…

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Win Free Cupcakes For A Year From SPRINKLES Leading Up To National Cupcake Day

Win Free Cupcakes For A Year From SPRINKLES Leading Up To National Cupcake Day

Sprinkles, the “world’s first cupcake bakery,” is launching a National Cupcake Day promotion on Friday, December 1 giving away free cupcakes for a year* to one lucky customer in each of its 24 bakeries nationwide. Winners will be contacted on December 14 in time for National Cupcake Day on December 15.  To enter, customers must be a member or sign up for the Sprinkles Perks Program and must make a purchase at any Sprinkles bakery from December 1-12. Each in-bakery purchase will count as a different entry, so guests have plenty…

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Disney Parks will donate $5 to Make-A-Wish®, up to a total of $1 million, for each photo taken and shared featuring Mickey Mouse Ears – or any creative “ears” at all – with the hashtag #ShareYourEars. Photos can be uploaded to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram between now and December 25, 2017.

Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish Invite Fans to “Share Your Ears” and Help Share the Joy This Holiday Season

Building on the success of 2016’s global campaign, Disney fans and Make-A-Wish® supporters looking to share the joy this holiday season can once again join Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish and Share Your Ears to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses. Disney and Make-A-Wish fans around the world can make a difference by unlocking a donation with a simple photo and hashtag. Disney Parks will donate $5 to Make-A-Wish, up to a total of $1 million, for each photo taken and shared featuring Mickey…

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