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Disney to Furlough “Unnecessary” Workers, Stop Collecting Payments for Annual Passes

Due to concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Disneyland parks, including Disney California Adventure, have been closed since March 16. In terms of reopening, no timetable has been set.

Sam Garcia, News Editor

April 7, 2020

Because of concerns over the COVID-19 virus, Disney has closed their theme parks indefinitely. Now, they have decided to furlough workers whose jobs “aren’t necessary at this time.” Disney parks have shut down operations since Mar. 15. Since then, the company has committed to paying workers’...

Disney+ Streaming Service Coming this Fall

Sara Rose, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

Disney will produce Disney+ this November. Which will be their own streaming service. Price sets will be at 6.99 per month or 69.99 a year. In addition, it will be free of ads. It will include Star Wars, Marvel, National Geographic, Fox originals, and other Disney trademarks. Bob Iger the head of ...

Disney now owns 21st Century Fox, X-Men, and most of Hulu

Diane Chau, writer/reporter

March 22, 2019

The New Addition After a little more than a year of convincing, Disney’s process of obtaining 21st Century Fox is finally established. The whole process took place at 12:02 AM, giving Disney entire control over so many 21st Century Fox titles; This also include the company’s whole movie studio divi...

Frozen 2 Teaser Trailer

February 18, 2019

Teaser Trailer Release The moment everyone has been waiting for has finally come-- Frozen 2 is coming out this upcoming fall! Walt Disney Studio has just released the trailer for Frozen 2. Princess Elsa, Anna, Olaf, and Kristoff are up against another crazy adventure outside of Arendelle. From the original ...

Aladdin Trailer: First Look

Alyssa Esquivel

February 14, 2019

The trailer for Disney’s live-action classic “Aladdin” had its first debut on February 10th. The trailer gave a short peek on what we can expect when it hits theaters May 24th. Familiar faces shocked the world with their roles in the movie. A first look at Genie, played by Will Smith, shocked f...

Disneyland After Hour Events

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

Two Special Events Coming Soon If you can’t get enough of Disneyland, then mark your calendars because the famous theme park is bringing two after hour events to the happiest place on earth. Both events will be coming in 2019 with promises of fun for attendees. The first will be a repeat of the 20...

New Details About Disneyland Resort Upcoming Marvel Land

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Details about the development of Marvel Land in Disney’s California Adventure have come out. Construction for the land is already underway, but there has been little known about what the Marvel themed superhero land will look like until now. By 2020 phase one will be underway and after a year or so phase ...

“Kingdom Hearts 3” to Feature Original Voice Actor

Tetsuya Nomura is both the creative director and character design artist of the

Jaime Aparicio, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 3, 2018

After a 13 year wait since the last numbered installment, the "Kingdom Hearts" franchise is finally having a proper sequel next Spring. Actor Hayley Joel Osment, now 30 years old, is confirmed to return to voice the main character Sora. Other main characters such as Riku and Kairi have yet to have their...

Loki and Scarlet Witch Series Potentially Making Their Way Onto Disney Streaming Service

With Disney and Marvel Studios including original actors, this could be the start of a very successful streaming service. A past project to have the same actors portray the characters on multiple platforms include Warner Bros.'

Jaime Aparicio, Arts and Entertainment Editor

September 19, 2018

Expected to launch some time in 2019, the people behind the Disney streaming service are fully underway to offer fans quality content. A couple of projects that the juggernaut company is developing are original series that will center on Loki and The Scarlet Witch characters from the Marvel Cinematic Unive...

Christopher Robin- A Nostalgic Blast to the Past

Christopher Robin- A Nostalgic Blast to the Past

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018

Disney caught my interest in the latest live action remake, Christopher Robin when announced. This was due to its unsimilarity between The Beauty and the Beast live action. Noting it heavily used original dialogue and frames from the animated movie.  Adding to more of Saving Mr. Banks film, a mixtur...

Incredibles 2 Review

Photo Courtesy Pixar

Luis Gutierrez, Staff Writer

June 14, 2018

Incredibles 2 was a work of art, plain and simple. This movie was great from start to finish, there was never a dull moment. If you even dared to look at your phone or blink you’d miss an amazing moment. This movie was 10+ years in the making, the first one came out way back in 2004! It was needle...

COCO Day in Los Angeles

COCO Day in Los Angeles

Anthony Moreno, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

Commemorating Pixar’s nineteenth film ‘Coco’ Los Angeles will name February 27th Coco Day. The film reflects the Mexican holiday of Dia De Los Muertos. Coco will be honored on the day of the Blu Ray and DVD release. Coco has amassed a huge fan base because of its beautiful story of family a...

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