Volunteers sought to help kids learn to read

If you want to make a difference in a child’s life, then consider a volunteer program that pairs seniors with elementary students. Experience Corps OC seeks volunteers age 50 and older to help children in kindergarten through third grade to learn to read. The effort is part of a nationwide AARP program that brings trained […]

Important Drowning Prevention Information

With summer on tap, it’s essential to remember safety in and around the water.  Last year alone, there were 106 drowning cases – 39 of them were fatalities, according to Orange County Fire Authority Division Chief Jeff Adams.  Sadly, across the country, 10 children per day drown. The City of Aliso Viejo is working to ensure residents know how to prevent […]

City Council recognitions May 17, 2017

Congratulations to Alisa Ogranovich who was recognized by Mayor Pro Tem Phil Tsunoda for leading a mobile pantry initiative through the Aliso Niguel Second Harvest Food Bank Club that provided 7,000 pounds of food to 127 families in Anaheim. Thanks to her efforts, she was also honored as a “Luminary” through the Disneyland Resort’s Dreamers […]

Support Aliso Viejo’s Marines at comedy event May 20

The citizens Marine Adoption Committee is joining forces with Renaissance ClubSport on May 20 to host a live comedy event to benefit the City’s adopted 1st Maintenance Battalion. The event is from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will feature adult comedy. Click here for more information.

Remember to beware of coyotes in the region

With local reports of coyote sightings, the City of Aliso Viejo is reminding residents to be aware of coyotes living within the region. The number of coyote sightings in urban areas of California has increased in recent years. Coyote mating season is in late January through February and pups are born in March and April. […]

Summer Newsletter

Our summer newsletter will soon hit the streets but is online now featuring a host of great information about fun events including our City’s  “Sweet 16” party for the community! Check it out here.

Save the date for DAWG Walk & Pet Faire

Aliso Viejo residents are invited to the Annual DAWG Walk & Pet Faire on Saturday, June 17 along the Village Green at Oso Viejo Community Park in Mission Viejo. The Mission Viejo Animal Services Center, which serves Aliso Viejo, and Dedicated Animal Welfare Group (DAWG) team up to host this fun event that features an impressive […]

Mayor’s Message: Enjoy our trails but remember safety first

By Mayor Dave Harrington The call; “Unit 148 priority one.” “148.” “148 medical aide/AOA Fire reference a bicyclist down in Aliso Wood Canyon Wilderness area of Car Wreck trail – unknown extent of injuries at this time.” “148 copy responding code 3.” “148 10-4 Fire has been notified.” This call and response is common for […]