Cat adoption fees drastically reduced through end of July

Adoption fees for a host of cats will be drastically reduced through July 31.The Mission Viejo Animal Services Center, which serves Aliso Viejo, and Dedicated Animal Welfare Group are cutting the adoption fees of several cats to only $20 – the cost of a microchip. That’s an $80 savings on adoption fees.Plenty of adorable and […]

Mayor’s July Message: Practice water safety year-round

Mayor Bill Phillips talks about the importance of water safety in his latest message, which follows:Whether you are enjoying summer at the beach, Aquatic Center or in your backyard pool, water is great fun for kids and adults alike. But it’s also a place where safety is required.Unfortunately, this is the time of year when […]

Street-improvement project continues on Aliso Creek Road

Aliso Creek Road construction between Pacific Park and Aliso Viejo Parkway continues this week with most of the work expected to be finished next week. The City project, which began on July 2, is designed to extend the life of this busy Aliso Viejo street. This week crews are placing the first layer of asphalt […]

Movie, concert in the park this weekend

The Aliso Viejo Community Association will kick off its movie in the park series this Friday, July 10 at Grand Park by showing the PG-rated “Lego Movie.” Aliso Niguel High School Instrumental Music Boosters will sell snacks and drinks. Free face painting starts at 6:15 p.m. The movie begins at dusk. Then on Sunday, July […]

Try Aqua Zumba at Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center

Ready to try a new twist on your favorite Zumba fitness class at the Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center? Aqua Zumba is classic aqua aerobics infused with Latin flavor.This month the class takes place at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 11 and 11 a.m. on July 25. Open to people 14 and older, this low-impact program […]

Summer walking program continues

About 30 people laced up their tennis shoes and took a 3-mile trek around Town Center July 6 as part of the City’s annual summer walking program. The program, which takes place consecutive Mondays through July 27, is meant to promote healthy lifestyles and Aliso Viejo’s “walkable” community. The walk takes folks on the Aliso […]

Statewide Flex Alert calls for conservation

The California Independent System Operator (ISO), which monitors the electricity grid throughout California, has issued a statewide “Flex Alert” until 9 p.m. tonight and from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday. Because of scorching temperatures and increased energy use, electricity conservation is critical to prevent blackouts. Officials say it’s essential to: – Turn off […]

Celebrate July 4th with pool party, fireworks and more

Celebrate July 4th at the Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center where everyone will get in for $3. The facility, which is flanked by the picturesque golf course and Aliso Viejo Conference Center, will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and feature recreational swim and music throughout the day. The facility is located at 29 […]

Kids get free lunches this summer at Aliso Viejo Family Resource Center

With school out for the summer, the City has launched its “Kids Eat Free” program to provide residents 18 and younger with a healthy lunch four days a week.The City is partnering with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley-Aliso Viejo Branch and Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County on the lunch program […]