OCTA Offering free bus rides on New Year’s Eve

The Orange County Transportation Authority is doing its part to keep roads safe for people ringing in the New Year by offering free bus rides from 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31 to 2:30 a.m. on New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1.   Passengers planning a bus ride are encouraged to use […]

City Hall closed for New Year’s holiday

The City of Aliso Viejo will be closed December 31-January 1 for the New Year’s holiday. Essential police and fire services will be unaffected by the closures, but trash and recycling services will be delayed by a day during the holiday, according to CR&R, which is collecting Christmas trees curbside through the first week of […]

Aliso Viejo deputies increasing their presence at schools

Aliso Viejo Police Services deputies are stepping up their presence at Aliso Viejo schools today in light of the threats made against several Los Angeles schools. The deputies’ extra presence is simply a precautionary measure as no known threats have been made to local schools.          

Aquatic Center ready for a new year

The Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center is open after a brief winter break during the holidays. People who swim this month will be added to the “Polar Bear Club” and receive a beanie and T-shirt. The City of Aliso Viejo contracts with Premier Aquatic Services to run the facility located at 29 Santa Barbara Drive. Other […]

Elementary school bids fond farewell to dedicated Aliso Viejo deputy

Oak Grove Elementary School is bidding a fond farewell to a longtime Aliso Viejo deputy who became a friend and mentor to students and staff alike.Orange County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Gil Torrez was recently promoted to sergeant and will work at the Theo Lacy Jail after serving this community since 2004. As part of Aliso […]