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Students evacuate throughout southern California due to wildfires

Students evacuate throughout southern California due to wildfires

December 16, 2018

When the Woolsey fire arrived in the city of Oak Park Friday, Nov. 9, residents evacuated to avoid the flames that came down the Santa Susana Mountains toward their homes. The fire was predicted to...

Fire survivor shares experience

Fire survivor shares experience

December 13, 2018

Over a year has passed since the Thomas Fire began on Dec. 4, 2017. The fire directly affected Ventura County and many families within, persisting until Jan. 12, 2018 after 1,063 structures were destroyed....

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“Am I next?”

Threats, tweets, and wildfires – oh my!

December 11, 2018

California is historically infamous for being the “land of earthquakes.” However, with climate change causing increased temperatures and random fluctuations that last nearly year-round, Californians...

Tragedy creates common ground

Tragedy creates common ground

December 11, 2018

Oak Park is in a time of healing. In the span of 24 hours, our community lost 12 lives at the shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, and many residents faced mandatory evacuations when...

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Question of the Week

‘Qing’ of Table Tennis

December 11, 2018

After the recent catastrophes around his hometown, table tennis champ and Oak Park sophomore Jonathan Qin has taken the recent disruption in training as an opportunity to give back to his community. Qin first...

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Brave hearts
At the heart of it all

At the heart of it all

December 11, 2018

Normalization of gun violence: When did hate crimes become commonplace?

Normalization of gun violence: When did hate crimes become commonplace?

December 10, 2018

How to become a firefighter

December 10, 2018

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