City reminding residents to follow school traffic flow plans

With the start of a new school year comes more traffic around Aliso Viejo schools this week.  To make this experience as smooth as possible, the City is reminding residents to follow their specific school’s traffic flow plan. For students attending Aliso Niguel High School, there are drop-off zones available at the intersection of Aliso […]

Relay For Life a grand success

The Relay For Life on August 22 at Niguel Hills Middle School was a grand success with elected officials, the Sheriff’s Department and residents from Laguna Niguel and Aliso Viejo all joining forces to raise money for cancer research and programs.  

Residents reminded to beware of coyotes

In light of recent coyote sightings, the City of Aliso Viejo is reminding residents and pet owners to be aware of coyotes living within the region.  The reminder comes after a resident reported this morning that two coyotes approached and followed her while walking her dog near Deerhurst and Wolverine Way. To ensure you and […]

Volunteers sought for Aliso Viejo Trails, Creek Clean-up event

Families, groups, businesses, organizations and individuals are sought to help keep our environment clean by removing trash and debris from our local trails and creeks during the Aliso Viejo Trails and Creek Clean-up event on Saturday, September 19.  The community-wide event is from 8 a.m. to noon, with registration taking place at the Aliso Viejo […]

Free flu shot event this fall

Free flu shots will be provided to the public on a first-come, first-served basis from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, October 16 at Soka University. Save the date and click here for details.

Aliso Viejo Community Cup nets $33K for youth programs

Youth community programs in town will benefit from $33,800 in proceeds from the 12th Annual Aliso Viejo Community Cup on May 29. Net proceeds from the community golf tournament, hosted by the Aliso Viejo Community Foundation, will help support the Capistrano Valley Boys & Girls Club-Aliso Viejo Branch after-school programs at Iglesia Park and the […]

Chamber to mix it up Thursday

The Aliso Viejo Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, August 20 will host a mixer from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Aliso Viejo Conference Center. The mixer will feature guest speaker Councilman Ross Chun talking about sustainability and will give guests the chance to meet and mingle with civic and business leaders.Cost is $10 […]

Clothing Drive will help local men, women enter the workforce

Clean out your closet and make a difference in the community by donating to a special clothing drive next month. As part of National Day of Remembrance and Service, the City of Aliso Viejo Family Resource Center is teaming up with WHW to host the drive from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 10 […]

Reeca never lets her disability slow her down

Reeca, a 5-year-old brown tabby, is a special cat who’s blind in one eye. After examining her right eye, a veterinary ophthalmologist determined she probably had an injury at some point in her life that caused her to lose her sight in that eye.  However, Reeca has never let her disability slow her down.  She […]

Remember your pets in this extreme heat, too

With extremely hot weather forecasted for the next few days, the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center is urging animal owners to remember that heat affects our pets too. Animals have higher body temperatures than we do and less ability to cool down. Humans are covered with sweat glands, but our pets’ sweat glands are confined […]