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District seeks to renew parcel tax

District seeks to renew parcel tax

Harper Wayne

Oak Park Unified School District will place a parcel tax, dubbed “Measure A," on the May 2017 all-mail ballot to help maintain lower class sizes. If passed, this parcel tax will serve as a slightly modified continuation of previous parcel taxes, one in 2004 and another in 2008. A parcel tax is issued to homeowners at a flat rate per “parcel,” or property, rather than one based upon property value. For this tax, each resident only pays $197 per year — no matter the size of property he owns. The...

February 24

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Oak Park’s 6th sustainability fair celebrates, teaches environmental care

Oak Park hosted its sixth annual Super Saturday sustainability fair Saturday, Feb. 4. Super Saturday, sponsored by Oak Park Unified School District, aims to raise awareness of environmental issues through...

Max Manyak spotlight

Max Manyak spotlight

Yael Kaufman

Sophomore Max Manyak is turning heads all across Southern California leading into this 2017 lacrosse season. Manyak plays lacrosse among the best in Los Angeles, having played for the LA Mavericks Elite...

February 24

Seniors’ last season

February 24

The Oak Park boys’ varsity volleyball team has been CIF champions for three years in a row. The majority of the team’s players — 12 of 15— are seniors, approaching their final season at Oak Park High...

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Students form local punk band ‘Los Besos’

Students form local punk band ‘Los Besos’

Peter Ye

Noise, noise and more noise — five Oak Park students who share in their passion for music formed a new band at the end of last semester. With this shared...

March 2

Red Cross, ASB collaborate on Blood Drive to save lives

February 24

The Associated Student Body held its third blood drive of the school year Tuesday, Feb. 7. The drive is a collaboration between the school...

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