CBS Soaps In Depth is reporting The Young and the Restless' head writer/showrunner Maria Arena Bell has re-signed her contract with the soap. This news comes on the heels of Y&R getting a three-year renewal. According to the magazine, Bell made the announcement of her contract via Facebook stating:
This is the most awesome news!!!" "Huge vote of confidence for the show -- it's doing great! So there goes the "this business is dying" theory! Plus... I've got a new deal too!!!!!! So I'm staying with Y and R people!"