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Disney’s Unemployment

Itzel Cabrales, Writer

October 14, 2020

Many businesses have been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic in the most troublesome ways imaginable and Disney theme parks have been one of many parks and corporations that have been affected by the pandemic. On Tuesday afternoon, Disney announced they expect to lay off an estimate of 28,000 employees in the near future. The 2...

Rogue 101: Things to Know Before Watching Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Oscar Flores, Copy Editor

December 14, 2016

Welcome rebels to Rogue 101! The end of the year is near and Disney is ready to release Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the newest entry in the Star Wars franchise.  This film, unlike its previous entries, does not follow the Skywalker saga so it is easy to become confused.  In order to keep you on tra...

Moana: Disney’s Brave New Face

Nicole Najera, Writer

December 14, 2016

Disney is famously known for their princess movies. The typical princess falls in love with prince charming, he saves her and they live happily ever after. But Disney decided to continue their different approaches on the classic storyline with their latest smash hit Moana, the story of the daughter of a ...

What If The Asteroid Missed?

Disney Pixar releases their newest action and adventure animation, The Good Dinosaur, in theaters on November 25. The movie is based off the age-old question: what if the asteroid that destroyed the dinosaurs never hit the earth?

Jazlyn Contreras, Video Manager

December 15, 2015

Known as the number one comedy film of the year, Disney Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur has become one of the most beloved family movies so far. The Good Dinosaur is about an alternate story of Earth, taking place 65 million years ago, where dinosaurs roamed across the fields without the asteroid stri...

A little dream

During her free time, Amber Gonzalez, 12, paints vivid, realistic pictures at places like the park. “It calms me down,” Gonzalez said, “It’s a way for me to relax and express my feelings.”

Kaylee Camacho, Public Relations Manager

November 15, 2012

Since the very young age of 5, senior, Amber Gonzalez has always loved art and known it was her passion, when she painted her first painting at the age of 5 and although she has no particular style, she paints primarily abstract artwork using watercolor. Gonzalez usually doesn’t start painting with...

To infinity and beyond!

Mayling Paredes

November 4, 2009

Critics have given an “A” to Toy Story for this 1995 film that also came back with Toy Story 2 in 3-D in selected theatres starting Oct. 2. For a limited time of two weeks, Toy Story came back to entertain many fans of this memorable Disney movie. Many Downey High students couldn’t wait for...

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