City Council recognitions April 19

Mayor Dave Harrington recognized the Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley’s Youth of the Year Sarah Arce who recently won the Boys & Girls Clubs of Orange County Youth of the Year award and is entering the contest this month to represent the state. The Aliso Niguel Make-A-Wish Club, led by Madeline Nielsen with […]

Good Samaritan volunteers sought for Trauma Intervention Program

The Trauma Intervention Program (TIP) is seeking caring volunteers to participate in a training program to provide emotional and practical support to victims of traumatic events. Registration is now available for the next training academy that begins on Thursday, April 27. After training, these “modern-day Good Samaritans” are called to provide comfort to people affected […]

Hiring Fair May 19

The County of Orange will host its 6th annual Hiring Fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 19 at the OC Fair and Event Center. Click here for more information.

Mayor’s April Message

Mayor Dave Harrington, who retired from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department after a nearly 29-year law enforcement career, shares his views on legislation dealing with crime in the following message: As I write this on April 6, I am reminded of the “Newhall Incident” from this date in 1970. Four Highway Patrol Officers Walt Frago, Roger Gore, George Alleyn […]

Winter rains have led to more snake activity this spring

In an effort to protect the public, the Orange County Fire Authority is reminding Aliso Viejo residents to use caution this spring and summer during snake season. “Residents can expect to see more snakes out and about, particularly in the Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park as well in other open areas, thanks to an […]

Slurry Seal work underway

As part of Aliso Viejo’s ongoing efforts to maintain its roadways, the City began its annual slurry seal project on March 13 throughout different areas of the community. Slurry seal is a mixture of fine black aggregate (bits of rock and gravel) and emulsified asphalt. This cost-effective pavement preservation method is designed to fill minor surface […]

Mayor’s Message: Creating a vision for Town Center

By Mayor Dave Harrington Have you heard of the Agora Project in Laguna Niguel? How about the Five Lagunas project in Laguna Hills? Or the ongoing upgrades to shopping centers throughout Lake Forest? No? When cities age, they look for ways to modernize their amenities and offer residents opportunities to spend money in the city […]