Police will show zero tolerance during ‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is reminding motorists to buckle up or get a ticket. As part of the national seat-belt enforcement “Click It or Ticket” campaign, law enforcement agencies around the country are stepping up enforcement through May 31, just before one of the busiest travel weekends of the year. “Every day, unbuckled motorists […]

Gnorman’s on a mission for H2OC

Gnorman’s been on the lookout for overwaterers. He even got a sunburn doing it, but he doesn’t care. His mission is to end overwatering in all of Orange County, and you’re either with him or against him. If you’re with him, click here to gnome more and join the movement. He’ll only send you what […]

Aquatic Center Family Movie Night postponed to June

The Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center will host a special Family Movie Night on Friday, June 12. The facility, which opened for the spectacular 2015 season on May 2, will host the event from 7 to 9 p.m. at 29 Santa Barbara Drive. Cost is $5 per person and guests will be treated to free popcorn […]

May Mayor’s Message

Mayor Bill Phillips talks about the upcoming Aliso Viejo Community Cup in his latest message, which follows: It was 12 years ago that a grassroots effort was launched to raise money for a new city. The year was 2003, two years after Aliso Viejo became Orange County’s 34th city, when the Community Cup was born. […]

Smart is in!

Learn how to save water, energy and money at a free community event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at the Laguna Niguel Civic Center. Click here for details.

Aliso Viejo deputies rescue ducklings from a storm drain

Five ducklings were reunited with their mother today after being rescued from a storm drain in Aliso Viejo. A resident on a morning walk noticed a mother duck and duckling pacing around a storm drain at the corner of Rosy Finch and Westgate. As he approached, the resident heard more ducklings chirping from inside the […]

Help house our heroes

Learn the benefits of providing housing for Orange County veterans at this Landlord Resource Fair on Saturday, May 9. Click here for details.

Don’t leave your dog in the car

Spring is here and so is warmer weather. Because of that, Mission Viejo Animal Services, which serves Aliso Viejo, is reminding pet owners about the dangers of leaving dogs in a hot car. On a warm day, temperatures can climb rapidly inside your car – and leaving your pet in the car for “just a […]

Sheriff’s Citizens’ Academy Class

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for its Citizens’ Academy Class.  The class will run Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 9 through August 27. Click here for the flier and here for an application.