Doggies for the Children’s Reading Program March 7

The Aliso Viejo Library is teaming up with the Canine Good Citizen’s group of volunteers and dogs to host the “Doggies for Children’s Reading Program” on Saturday, March 7.The hour-long program for kids ages 5 to 12 is at 1 p.m. in the library’s community room at 1 Journey. With the help of certified therapy […]

Aliso Viejo deputy feted as part of specialized crime fighting team

Aliso Viejo Deputy Kevin de Fries and his colleagues on the Orange County Sheriff’s Department’s Directed Enforcement Team (DET) were recognized this week with the South Orange County American Legion Law and Order Award. The DET is made up of Sheriff’s personnel from different South Orange County cities who work undercover to target specific crimes, […]

Save the date for Meet the Mayor event March 10

The Aliso Viejo Chamber of Commerce will honor Mayor Bill Phillips during the annual Meet the Mayor event on Tuesday, March 10. The event is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  at the Aliso Viejo Conference Center located at 31 Santa Barbara Drive. The chamber event will give the public a chance to meet and […]

Aquatic Center kickoff party on tap March 7

The City is gearing up for a fun-filled celebration to kickoff the 2015 swim programs at the Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center. The celebration is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 7 at the City-owned facility flanked by the Aliso Viejo Conference Center at 29 Santa Barbara.  It will feature bounce houses, balloon […]

Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft March 16

In an effort to protect the public from identity theft, Aliso Viejo Police Services is teaming up with the United States Secret Service to host a special presentation on March 16. The program is at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 12 Journey. Secret Service members will discuss the consequences of identification theft […]

Registration now available for Community Emergency Preparedness Academy

The City is now accepting applications for its next Community Emergency Preparedness Academy that begins in March.The free academy prepares residents to work together before, during and after a disaster.  The course is open to adults and teens attending with a parent.Led by emergency personnel from collaborative agencies, the 6-week academy teaches participants about family […]

Can Drive & Golf Outing set for Monday

Golfers listen up: If you want to play on a picturesque Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course for a great cause, then register today for the Aliso Viejo Country Club’s “Can Drive & Golf Outing” on Monday, February 23. The event begins at 11 a.m. with registration and lunch followed by a shotgun start at noon.Simply bring […]

Donate used musical instruments to benefit local youth

A local high school group is collecting used musical instruments to benefit kids who cannot afford them. Started by Aliso Niguel High School student Julia Moss, the “Let the Beat Go On” club collects used musical instruments and donates them to the school district’s music programs. All sorts of musical instruments are sought by the […]

Aliso Creek Watershed Natural Habitat Restoration Project Underway

Aliso Creek Watershed Natural Habitat Restoration Project Underway Work is underway to restore the ecosystem of the Aliso Creek Watershed.OC Watersheds, OC Parks and the Laguna Canyon Foundation have teamed up to implement a 55-acre habitat restoration along Aliso Creek in Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park. The project, which is bound to the north […]