Biker impaled in San Clemente after BMX seat comes off airlifted to safety in San Clemente

A 26-year-old man was seriously injured in San Clemente when the seat of the BMX bike he was riding came off during a jump and he was impaled by the seat support bar, authorities said Sunday. The rider was on a bike path near the border with Camp Pendleton, south of the intersection of Calle Read More…

Cost of Living Comparison: Mission Viejo, California – Grand Rapids township, North Dakota

Mission Viejo, CA – A salary of $100,000 in Mission Viejo, California could decrease to $61,212 in Grand Rapids township, North Dakota Mission Viejo U.S. Avg. Grand Rapids township Cost of Living Indexes Mission Viejo Grand Rapids township Overall 186.4 114.1 Food 107.7 102.1 Housing 352.3 143.9 Utilities 111.2 81.1 Transportation 114.6 95.8 Health 107.8 Read More…

Mission Viejo moms sound warning against commonly used herbicide

Mission Viejo, CA = Zen Honeycutt is a mom on a mission. Her goal is to ban the use of glyphosate, an active ingredient in the herbicide, RoundUp, a weed killer used in commercial farms and sold for residential use. The product, made by chemical giant Monsanto, is registered for use in 160 countries, including Read More…

Coming Community Event In Mission Viejo 2016

July 4th Street Faire & Fireworks Spectacular   Held yearly on Olympiad Road and in the area adjoining Lake Mission Viejo, this Faire provides a classic Fourth of July celebration for the city of Mission Viejo. Rides and games enhance an exciting carnival atmosphere for all ages. Local clubs and organizations are invited to set Read More…

Air Festival takes flight in Mission Viejo

Mission Viejo, CA – Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 16 when the Up in the Air Festival takes flight in Mission Viejo – featuring crafts, disc-dog shows, entertainment, exhibitors, food, remote-controlled planes and synchronized kites to music. The free family event is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Village Green at Oso Read More…

United States at the International Youth Diving Meet in Dresden, Germany April 21-24.

Mission Viejo, CA – Mission Viejo Nadadores diver Camryn (Cami) Hidalgo is one of eight divers from around the country who will represent the United States at the International Youth Diving Meet in Dresden, Germany April 21-24. As part of Team USA, Cami, a junior at Capistrano Valley High School, will compete in the 1-meter, Read More…

The Mission Viejo Library will showcase the amazing talents of origami artist Giancarlo Paniagua.

Mission Viejo, CA – Giancarlo’s innate curiosity and love for art began at an early age. To express an idea, he used colors and paints and later learned about Egyptian art, Hieroglyphs and cave painting. Being home-schooled gave him the chance to explore more in-depth subjects so he studied Van Gogh, Monet and impressionist and Read More…

Help strike out cancer by bowling for a great cause on Sunday, April 17.

Mission Viejo, CA – The Mission Viejo Activities Committee Youth Team is hosting a bowling fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Saddleback Lanes, 25402 Marguerite Parkway. A $20 fee includes two hours of unlimited bowling, shoe rental and the chance to make a difference Read More…

Tourism Matters: A Tale of Two OC Cities

Spring is here and summer is around the corner, so we will soon see the familiar signs of tourisms. To emphasize and illustrate the significance of tourism, let’s compare two similar sized cities: Newport Beach and Mission Viejo. Newport Beach’s population is 85,186 per the latest census, Mission Viejo. is 93,305. The question about the Read More…

Mission Viejo’s Mark Sanchez Could Start for Super Bowl Champion Broncos

Mission Viejo, CA – As Denver Broncos receivers, tight ends and two quarterbacks attend the final day of passing camp at Mark Sanchez's alma mater Mission Viejo High School, the stars are aligning for him to open the season as the starting quarterback for the defending Super Bowl champions. Sanchez, who Broncos coach Gary Kubiak Read More…