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Diamond Celebration at the Disneyland Resort (credit: Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland Resort)

Eye On The Bay: Disneyland 60th Anniversary

…and other fascinating facts about Disneyland, the Happiest Place on Earth!

07/17/2015

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Can You Name The 12 Original Rides That Opened To Disneyland’s First Visitors 60 Years Ago Today?

The theme park that began as a solitary Walt Disney stood in an empty weed-filled lot imagining the future finally opened to the public July 17th, 1955 spawning one of the most iconic experiences in the world. While times have changed since then, some parts of the park were too perfect to mess with, even 60 years later.

06/18/2015

Mickey Mouse (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Walt Disney’s Little Known Obsession With Salvador Dali Comes To SF, Reveals Mysterious Side Of Disneyland’s Creator

“This will show an angle of Walt Disney that people don’t normally think of — he wasn’t just all about family-friendly stuff,” says filmmaker Ted Nicolaou, the exhibit’s curator. “He wasn’t dark, but he dealt in dreams and fantastical images. He was a man ready to experiment in any way possible.”

06/16/2015

Asian Art Museum of San Francisco (credit: Randy Yagi)

5 Must-See Museums In San Francisco

A look of five must-see museums in San Francisco, including the fourth most visited museum in the country

03/28/2015

"Olaf" in "Frozen Fever" (credit: Walt Disney Animation Studios)

Disney Releases Glimpse At ‘Frozen Fever’ Followup To Hit Film

Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf are back in a new animated short…

02/09/2015

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What’s That Smell? Skunks In Heat (Get Used To It)

If you think you’ve been smelling a lot of skunks in your neighborhood, the Humane Society reminds us that it’ll probably get worse, as February through March is peak of skunk mating season.

01/16/2015

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Guide To New York City’s Broadway

A Broadway guide for money saving tips, the best shows and where to dine before or after the show.

07/25/2014

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Disneyland Celebrates Its 59th Anniversary

Approaching its Diamond Anniversary, the Disneyland Resort celebrates 59 years…

07/17/2014

Tom Hanks & Emma Thompson in "Saving Mr. Banks" (credit: Walt Disney Pictures)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Saving Mr. Banks’ & ‘The Armstrong Lie’

This week, Jan talks Disney & Mary Poppin’s creator & the Lance Armstrong documentary

12/13/2013

Diane Disney-Miller (credit: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

Walt Disney’s Daughter Diane Passes Away At 79

The daughter of Walt Disney, Diane Disney-Miller, died Tuesday at her home in Napa…

11/19/2013

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