The American Red Cross has a free Tornado Safety App to assist those in the path of the storm. If you call **REDCROSS (**73327677), the Red Cross will send you a link to download the app directly from the iTunes and Google Play App stores.
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My five year old asks a lot of questions, but his questions about violence are the hardest to answer. I'm rarely at a loss for words, but I struggled to find a way to discuss the Aurora movie theater shootings, the Sandy Hook school shootings and the Boston Marathon bombings. If you are looking for a way to discuss the Boston Marathon or other violent events with your children, you might find these tips helpful.
We all remember seeing the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy on TV, but the media is less interested in covering the rebuilding or showing that the beautiful beach towns of the Jersey Shore are back in business. Tourism brings jobs to the Jersey shore. Without a good summer season, many small businesses-- and even larger hotels-- will not survive the year.
The Beauty and the Beast themed Be Our Guest Restaurant opened in the New Fantasyland section in Magic Kingdom to rave reviews about both the food and the incredible setting. Located at the rear of Fantasyland in a breathtaking castle, this attraction is hard to miss.
Be part of big fun under the big top in Storybook Circus - part of the New Fantasyland expansion! From the circus tents to the walkways embedded with peanut shells, its the best circus you'll ever see! As Walt Disney himself said, "Fantasyland is dedicated to the young at heart and those who believe that when you wish upon a star, your dreams come true." And Storybook Circus in New Fantasyland certainly delivers dreams and fun for everyone!
Disney is more than a princess land – but it may seem that way when you have a sister! There are tons of rides that boys love, of course. (How many times can you ride Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin in one day?) But we’ve found some cool attractions that boys of all ages – MORE »
Whoever you are, whatever age you are, you can't miss Fantasyland on a trip to Disney World! The sights, the characters, the rides, the castle... its like having your whole childhood in one place. What a better way to commemorate your trip than picking up a souvenir from Fantasyland itself. The choices are endless - from dinglehoppers to mouse ear toppers, we’ve found some unique Fantasyland souvenirs that are must-have momentos from your trip.