Rebecca Steele 2018 Citizen of the Year Becky Steele has been a member of the City of Aliso Viejo’s volunteer program since 2002. She has worked just about every City event and volunteered many additional hours at City Hall filling in as receptionist and for Community Services mailing projects, pre-event preparation and data entry. She […]
The City Council this month recognized MicroVention as the City’s latest Business of the Month; retiring Community Services Supervisor Gracie Duran; and Target and Chick-fil-A for their efforts in the wake of the explosion on Mareblu on May 15.
Cub Scout Pack #729 led the Pledge of Allegiance before Mayor Dave Harrington recognized the Aliso Niguel High School Boys Soccer Team for winning the school’s first CIF-Southern Section Title; the Experience Corps OC volunteers for the Literacy Tutoring Program at the Boys & Girls Club; and Zaid Al-Awad owner of Sugar Plum Parties for […]
Good Samaritan Erick Woertink was recognized on March 7 by Dave Harrington, Mayor for saving the life of 27-year-old Aliso Viejo resident Austin by administrating CPR after he spotted him in distress while driving. Austin went into cardiac arrest while jogging and Erick immediately pulled over to help Austin. Erick is a hero and exemplifies our tagline of living […]
The City Council on January 17, 2018 recognized Marilyn Thoms, manager of the Watershed Management Division of the Orange County Public Works, for her outstanding efforts over the last 15 years in overseeing the North, Central and South Orange County Watershed Management areas. Marilyn is retiring after a 40-year career. She has been an asset to […]
Ethan Strunk, Brady McCormick, Zach Harrison and Aaron Pelt of Boy Scout Troop 700 were recognized for each reaching the rank of Eagle. Since the City Council “adopted” the 1st Maintenance Battalion in February 2016, local citizens and businesses have stepped up to support the Marines and their families. On July 19, the battalion was […]
The City Council on June 21, 2017 recognized two Aliso Viejo soccer teams, AV Adrenaline and OC Leopards, which capped off undefeated seasons to win first place at the Western States Championships. The prestigious event in March featured the winners of four AYSO sections that cover California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and Alaska. The Council […]
Congratulations to Alisa Ogranovich who was recognized by Mayor Pro Tem Phil Tsunoda for leading a mobile pantry initiative through the Aliso Niguel Second Harvest Food Bank Club that provided 7,000 pounds of food to 127 families in Anaheim. Thanks to her efforts, she was also honored as a “Luminary” through the Disneyland Resort’s Dreamers […]
The City of Aliso Viejo honored its volunteers April 20 for their outstanding contributions to the community. For information about the City’s volunteer program, call 949-425-2550.
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 […]