| May 17, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Count Jon Stewart among the many thousands of parents and moviegoers unimpressed by Disney’s controversial makeover of “Brave” heroine Merida.
In case you missed it, last weekend Merida was officially inducted into Disney’s...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Disney has unveiled plans to roll out a revolutionary new digital reservation system at its four Florida theme parks allowing visitors to pre-book rides, shows, parades, restaurants and character meet-and-greets months before a vacation.
So when will...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:30 AM
In this week's episode of "The Real Princesses of Disneyland," Aladdin has his eye on Sleeping Beauty, Ariel calls Cinderella an old hag and Snow White is jealous of Tiana's new line of designer tiaras.
The new Fantasy Faire enchanted village opening at...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The princess predicament is a problem as old as Disneyland.
Moms want a picture of their little girls with a Disney princess while Dads and their bored boys squirm at the very notion of waiting 45 minutes for a photo op.
Disneyland seems to have...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The protests that roiled Anaheim this summer had no regular home base, no Zuccotti Park or Tahrir Square. Instead, demonstrators angry over a series of shootings by Anaheim police marched on several days along Harbor Boulevard and a handful of other...
| Dec 30, 2012
Body by Beckham
Women weren't the only ones baring skin in ads this year. Fast fashion giant H&M debuted its first Super Bowl ad for the David Beckham Bodywear collection, starring the soccer star in his skivvies. During the London Summer Olympics,...
| Jan 5, 2013
This big, florid, cartoony face of mine is handsomer than handsome. Master barber Jose Rojas looks it over trying to determine an entry point to its magnificent terrain. Initially, there appears to be some termite damage near the right cheek, and he...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:45 PM
If you need a pick-me-up this Tuesday, may I suggest this inspiring interview that CNN's Suzanne Malveaux conducted with a Minnesota couple? Their community pitched in so that Staff Sgt. Dan Westby of the Minnesota Army National Guard and his wife, Kari,...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:27 PM
It's that time again – when high school students tap, sing and act in musicals across the region. It’s Freddy Award season with 30 schools participating, including a first time appearance by Lehigh Valley Christian High School which is...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
As we approach the most interesting weekend of the pro football season — four high-stakes games — casual sports fans may be wondering why the 12-team NFL playoffs don’t generate the sort of bracket-frenzy in offices and among friends...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:58 PM
It's Cyber Monday, so you know what that means: Fire up the TRS-80 and start downloading all your favorite apps for a great price.
On Monday only, Disney Publishing Worldwide has a lot of deals running on some of their fan-favorite book apps.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 7:50 AM
The next milestone of the big Magic Kingdom expansion is approaching. The grand opening of major sections of the "new" Fantasyland is set for Thursday. You can brave the year-end crowds at Walt Disney World to check out the area, which basically sits atop...