Aliso Viejo residents to get emergency alert test call Sept. 24

Aliso Viejo residents signed up for AlertOC will receive a test call at 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 24 as part of a countywide emergency preparedness initiative. The drill will replicate a large-scale emergency requiring thousands of numbers to be called simultaneously across Orange County. During National Preparedness Month, this is the sixth annual regional […]

Take part in Aliso Viejo Trails, Creek Clean-up event Sept. 19

Help keep our environment clean by removing trash and debris from 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 Ranch at 100 Park Avenue (across from Aliso Viejo Middle School). […]

Be safe during extreme heat

An “Excessive Heat Watch” has been issued for Orange County through Thursday, September 10, and residents are encouraged to take precautions to prevent heat-related illnesses. Remember the following tips: –          If you do not have air conditioning, consider places you can go to beat the heat including the library, mall and movie theater.-          Don’t forget […]

Help combat childhood obesity in the pool

In recognition of Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, Premier Aquatics Services, which runs the swim programs at the City of Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center, is extending a “September Stay and Play” special to everyone who takes part in swim lessons. Throughout the month, swimmers can come to the Aquatic Center early or stay late on the […]

Free flu shots Oct. 16

Free seasonal flu shots for adults and children 3 and older will be available during the City of Aliso Viejo’s Point-of-Dispensing (POD) exercise at Soka University on Friday, October 16. The POD exercise will be a multi-agency operation with the Orange County Health Care Agency, City, Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County Sheriff’s Department, CARE […]

Dogs don’t get much sweeter than this adorable pair

Canela and Princess are precious 4-year-old terrier mixes.   They were brought to the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center because their owner could no longer care for them.   However, dogs don’t get much sweeter than this adorable pair. Canela is extremely dependent on Princess, so it would be nice if they could go home together. […]

Free month of swim lessons, prizes on tap at Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center

The Aliso Viejo Aquatic Center is celebrating the beginning of fall by offering the public a free month of swim lessons and the chance to win family day passes. Kids taking part in either private swim lessons, perpetual group lessons or parent-and-me classes during September and October will automatically get the month of November for […]

Be prepared by registering for AlertOC today

September marks National Preparedness Month, urging residents and businesses to prepare for the many hazards that threaten our daily lives – most often occurring with little to no warning. AlertOC, Orange County’s mass notification system, is a critical link for residents to immediately learn of any required actions during a disaster, such as evacuating their […]

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 […]