City Council recognition June 15

Congratulations to the following 10 Aliso Niguel High School graduates who each received $1,500 scholarships from the Aliso Viejo Community Foundation. Tiffany Sheeler Arman, Daniel Chiu, Allison Cruz, Alexis Emig, Joelle Engler, Jenna Fields, Lauren Firks, Jacob Pace, Tiffany Tran and Ryan Wisner were recognized by the Aliso Viejo City Council for their outstanding efforts.

City Council Recognitions May 18

The City Council recognized Eagle Scout Blake Engleman for earning the prestigious boy scouting rank.  Read more about Blake here. Elisa Koenig was also feted for being Teacher of the Year of Don Juan Avila Elementary School. Elisa teaches 2nd and 3rd grades. Read more about her here. The City Council meets at 7 p.m. […]

City Council Recognitions May 4

The City Council recognized the winners of the Community Photo Contest – Saul Panduro, Carrie Mancinelli and Stacey Alynn – for their outstanding images. Deputy Denise French was also feted by Lisa Gray of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), Lt. John MacPherson and Mayor Mike Munzing for making 31 DUI arrests in 2015. During the […]

Aliso Viejo recognizes its devoted volunteers

The City of Aliso Viejo hosted its 10th annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Aliso Viejo Center April 27, recognizing individuals and groups for their dedicated service to the community. In addition to honoring volunteers who support Aliso Viejo Police Services and the Boys & Girls Club, certificates of recognition were given to members of […]

City Council recognitions April 20, 2016

Mayor Mike Munzing recognized 2016 Aliso Viejo Teachers of the Year Laura Mannina (Don Juan Avila Middle School); Kathy Kirtz (Wood Canyon); Johanna Heavlin-Martinez (Aliso Viejo Middle School); and Leanne Higgins (Oak Grove Elementary). Brownie Troop 3388 led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Council proclaims April as Donate Life Month

The City Council on April 6 proclaimed April as DMV/Donate Life California Month. Donate Life California is a nonprofit organ and tissue donor registry dedicated to saving the lives of people waiting for transplants. According to the organization, more than 123,000 Americans are currently waiting for an organ transplant, nearly 22,000 live in California. People […]

Meet the Mayor 2016

Mayor Mike Munzing paid homage to Aliso Viejo’s unsung heroes during the Aliso Viejo Chamber of Commerce’s Meet the Mayor at the Aliso Viejo Conference Center on Thursday, March 31.      

City Council recognition March 2, 2016

Eagle Scout Lance Rzepiejewski of Boy Scout Troop 772 was recognized for his outstanding project at the Aliso and Wood Canyons Park. Lance built four footbridges in the park so people would have safer passage throughout the park. Ranger Joanne Taylor was on hand for the recognition and said Lance’s project is best Eagle Scout […]