Aliso Viejo teens can win $10K for their school through video contest

Aliso Viejo students are invited to submit short videos about teens who embrace drug-free lifestyles for the chance to win $10,000 for their school. Kids From The Other Side (KFTOS) is calling on students to submit 3- to 15-minute videos for its 1st Annual Student Video Contest.  The deadline to enter is May 3. The […]

Honoring our volunteers

The City of Aliso Viejo honored its volunteers April 20 for their outstanding contributions to the community. For information about the City’s volunteer program, call 949-425-2550.  

City Council recognitions April 19

Mayor Dave Harrington recognized the Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley’s Youth of the Year Sarah Arce who recently won the Boys & Girls Clubs of Orange County Youth of the Year award and is entering the contest this month to represent the state. The Aliso Niguel Make-A-Wish Club, led by Madeline Nielsen with […]

Free compost giveaway Saturday, April 22

To commemorate Earth Day, the City’s waste hauler CR&R will give away two 30-pound bags of processed green waste (compost) per customer on Saturday, April 22. The compost giveaway is from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. (while supplies last) at Laguna Niguel City Hall located at 30111 Crown Valley Parkway. To receive two free bags, […]

Good Samaritan volunteers sought for Trauma Intervention Program

The Trauma Intervention Program (TIP) is seeking caring volunteers to participate in a training program to provide emotional and practical support to victims of traumatic events. Registration is now available for the next training academy that begins on Thursday, April 27. After training, these “modern-day Good Samaritans” are called to provide comfort to people affected […]

Hiring Fair May 19

The County of Orange will host its 6th annual Hiring Fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 19 at the OC Fair and Event Center. Click here for more information.

Mayor’s April Message

Mayor Dave Harrington, who retired from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department after a nearly 29-year law enforcement career, shares his views on legislation dealing with crime in the following message: As I write this on April 6, I am reminded of the “Newhall Incident” from this date in 1970. Four Highway Patrol Officers Walt Frago, Roger Gore, George Alleyn […]

Provide input for a revitalized Aliso Viejo Town Center

The City’s Imagine Town Center design meetings continue at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6 at the Aliso Viejo Center, 31 Santa Barbara Drive. The revitalization plans anticipate a future for Aliso Viejo where we all have the chance to spend more time in the City we love, while enjoying more shopping and dining opportunities. You […]