Dear readers, Thank you for reading. I have poured my heart and soul into this online publication for four years. I have loved reading the articles from a plethora of Journalism Club members. New West Press gives a look at news, sports, media, and–of course–New West Life. It is been a privilege to found New … Continue reading A Farewell & Greeting to the Press
A Disney theme park designer has released an idea that he has created for the Studio Ghibli film, My Neighbor Totoro. Before you read this, I highly recommend you watch this movie if you haven't already. It's a super cute animation film about two sisters discovering a forest home to magical creatures. Artist John Ramirez, … Continue reading Studio Ghibli and Disney?
Looking for some volunteer hours? There are some amazing opportunities going on around Los Angeles right now. If you haven't heard of the website called volunteermatch.org, it's a search engine where you can find listings of volunteer opportunities in your area. Check out this list of volunteer listings, and who knows? Maybe you'll find something you really enjoy … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunities
It’s that time of the year where March Madness is going on, but not the March Madness you’re thinking about. While you’re probably thinking of all the NCAA teams, I’m talking about Disneyland’s very own March Madness. They call it March Magic, and they treat it just like March Madness. However, instead of basketball teams, … Continue reading Disney’s March Madness
Over the weekend, I went to an art exhibition called Break Bread LA at the Think Tank Gallery in Downtown Los Angeles. If you are familiar with the Broad, the ticketing system at Think Tank is very similar. Simply go onto the exhibit’s website and reserve tickets. The best part is that it’s completely free. … Continue reading Break Bread LA Exhibition
I’m sure many of you have heard the news about Star Wars Land at Disneyland. While I personally have never gotten into the movies (no, I haven't watched the new movie, sue me), the creation and building of this new land has been very exciting for Disney fans like me. While this might be confusing for … Continue reading Star Wars Land: Coming Soon to a Park Near You!
In 2005, singer/songwriter Andrew McMahon was about to start his first US headlining tour with his band, Jack’s Mannequin. Towards the middle of the tour, Andrew began feeling ill. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. After going through multiple rounds of Chemotherapy and a successful stem cell transplant, Andrew is now living … Continue reading Dear Jack Foundation