Volunteers sought for Trauma Intervention Program of OC

Caring and compassionate volunteers sought to provide emotional first aid and practical support at trauma scenes through the Trauma Intervention Program (TIP) of Orange County.  Called by police, fire and hospital ER personnel, TIP volunteers respond to scenes of a sudden death or other traumatic incidents. The Volunteer Training Academy, offered twice a year, gives […]

Citizen, Youth, Senior & Civic Leader of 2017

Congratulations to the City of Aliso Viejo’s 2017: Citizen of the Year Annie Joseph Senior of the Year Mirlamar (Merly) Croox Youth of the Year Morgan Kjellman Civic Leader of the Year Alicante Apartment Homes These inspiring individuals along with our incredible City volunteers were recognized on December 7 for their selfless efforts and for making Aliso Viejo […]

Aliso Viejo Mayor & Mayor Pro Tem for 2018

Mayor David Harrington will remain Mayor and Council Member Ross Chun will serve as Mayor Pro Tem in 2018, the City Council decided tonight during its annual reorganization. The City Council normally meets at 7 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of the month in the Council Chambers at 12 Journey. Meetings are streamed […]

Inaugural 5K BRAVE Race & 1K Joyful Child Fun Run for Children

The inaugural 5K BRAVE Race & 1K Joyful Child FUN RUN will take place at Aliso Niguel High School on Saturday, January 20. Proceeds will benefit The Joyful Child Foundation’s BRAVE initiative to stop crimes against children. Registration is now available at www.thejoyfulchild.org. See the race course and application/sponsorship opportunities.

Sweet dog available for adoption after her owner tragically passes away

Kahlua is a beautiful 8-year-old smooth collie/lab mix, who arrived at the Mission Viejo Services Center after her owner tragically passed away.   She suddenly lost her beloved mom and the only home she had ever known. She has adjusted well, however, and is now ready to find another home to call her own.  Kahlua is an extremely loving […]

Pick up your holiday ornament to benefit homeless animals today

  You have the opportunity to celebrate your cat or dog while supporting a great cause through the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center’s  “Holiday Tree of Memories.” The tree is adorned with ornaments decorated by members of our community. Some are etched with tributes to pets adopted from the shelter, while others pay homage to […]

Help Aliso Viejo Chamber help others Nov. 29

With the holiday season in full swing, the Aliso Viejo Chamber of Commerce is collecting new, unwrapped toys for the Aliso Viejo Boys and Girls Club. The club has started its annual Operation Holiday Homework campaign that rewards students who put education first.  The kids earn points for doing homework and then are able to use those points […]

Give back this season at All is Bright Nov. 30

You can help make the holidays brighter for families in need by bringing an unwrapped toy to the City’s inaugural All is Bright Holiday Celebration & Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, November 30. The fun-filled magical holiday event is from 5:30-8 p.m. near the fountain in Aliso Viejo Town Center. The “Spark of Love Toy […]