Car Phishing Operation In Mission Viejo

MISSION VIEJO, CA — The Cordova Park Community of Mission Viejo woke Monday to a series of car thefts, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. On Monday, residents of the Cordova Park Community discovered nine unlocked vehicles rummaged through and a few items stolen,” OCSD Mission Viejo officers reported over Facebook. “So far, the… Read More »

Mapping Homelessness In Orange County: Mission Viejo

MISSION VIEJO, CA —During the tumultuous relocation of Orange County’s transient population in recent weeks, the Voice of OC publication has mapped the location of homeless shelter/sleeping locations across 20 jurisdictions in Orange County. This homeless shelter map below shows both existing homeless shelters and potential emergency housing zones. Some of the shelters include San… Read More »

SF’s SRO tenants anxious for better housing, will wait years

Mission Hotel, 520 South Van Ness. Residents of the Mission’s SROs are often dismissed by the neighborhood as a nuisance, and many would agree they are treated that way — “like fourth-class people,” in the words of one resident. But on Thursday, during a meeting with District 9 Supervisor Hillary Ronen, they challenged that notion.… Read More »

Mission Viejo Approves Hero PACE Program

MISSION VIEJO, CA—The City of Mission Viejo is making the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents. HERO PACE financing enables homeowners to make energy- and water-efficiency improvements and pay for them over time through their property tax bill. Interest is tax-deductible, and homeowners see immediate savings on utility bills. Residents… Read More »