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In January of 1907 James Norris Gillett was the newly elected governor of California. There was also a new newspaper in Newport Beach California which has been published continuously to the present day The Newport News was adjudicated by the Superior Court in 1997.
As new communities began to form, Orange County newspapers continued to increase. In 1993 as the area began to form, the Coto de Caza newspaper began to publish. In 1995 The Mission Viejo News was adjudicated, and publishes more fictitious business name and legal notices than any other Orange County newspaper.

The Mission Viejo News bought the Leisure World Voice in 2000 and joined the small chain of newspapers. Although not yet a city, Ladera Ranch News became the area’s only local newspaper and was adjudicated in 2004. That same year San Juan Capistrano News joined the company. The San Clemente News was adjudicated as the official legal newspaper for the city in 2006. In March 1999, Leisure World residents decided to become the City of Laguna Woods and The Leisure World Voice newspaper became the Laguna Woods News.

Orange County’s most highly regarded social column “Society Scene”, which was written by Fran Mulvania, and later by celebrity columnist Lana Chandler, wife of the Los Angeles Times publisher, is currently written by famed society columnist Kelly Bennet and is the most popular society column in Orange County, appearing in 37 Orange County newspapers. .In 2019 celebrated food columnist Frank Mangio “Taste of Wine and Food” joined Orange County newspapers as a regular feature. Orange County Newspapers and orangecountynewspapers.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Mission Viejo News,Inc.

Our Story

In January of 1907 James Norris Gillett was the newly elected governor of California. There was also a new newspaper in Newport Beach California which has been published continuously to the present day The Newport News was adjudicated by the Superior Court in 1997.

As new communities began to form, Orange County newspapers continued to increase. In 1993 as the area began to form, the Coto de Caza newspaper began to publish. In 1995 The Mission Viejo News was adjudicated, and publishes more fictitious business name and legal notices than any other Orange County newspaper.

The Mission Viejo News bought the Leisure World Voice in 2000 and joined the small chain of newspapers. Although not yet a city, Ladera Ranch News became the area’s only local newspaper and was adjudicated in 2004. That same year San Juan Capistrano News joined the company. The San Clemente News was adjudicated as the official legal newspaper for the city in 2006. In March 1999, Leisure World residents decided to become the City of Laguna Woods and The Leisure World Voice newspaper became the Laguna Woods News.

Orange County’s most highly regarded social column “Society Scene”, which was written by Fran Mulvania, and later by celebrity columnist Lana Chandler, wife of the Los Angeles Times publisher, is currently written by famed society columnist Kelly Bennet and is the most popular society column in Orange County, appearing in 37 Orange County newspapers. .In 2019 celebrated food columnist Frank Mangio “Taste of Wine and Food” joined Orange County newspapers as a regular feature. Orange County Newspapers and orangecountynewspapers.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Mission Viejo News,Inc.

Latest Articles From Our Family of Publications

Wine Food & Fine Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Last week we introduced our readers and viewers to “The Most Romantic Wine in the World,” a lovely sparking wine, the Rosa Regale from Banfi in Italy.  We recommended it for what is my special celebratory holiday, Valentine’s Day February 14. Although this is not a...

CHRISTIE BRINKLEY’S HAMPTONS TOWER HOME FOR SALE!

America’s most popular supermodel, Christie Brinkley, has put her longtime Hamptons estate on the market asking $29.5 million. The 20-acre estate in Bridgehampton, called Tower Hill, is now far too large for empty nester Brinkley and though it was perfect for raising...

ORANGE COUNTY NATIVE SERVES WITH NAVY STRIKE FIGHTER SQUADRON

A 1999 Katella High School graduate and Anaheim, California, native is currently serving with a U.S. Navy strike fighter squadron, which flies one of the world’s most advanced warplanes. Petty Officer 1st Class Elizabeth NuNez-Orona is an aviation ordnanceman with the...

Wine Food & Fine Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Last week we introduced our readers and viewers to “The Most Romantic Wine in the World,” a lovely sparking wine, the Rosa Regale from Banfi in Italy.  We recommended it for what is my special celebratory holiday, Valentine’s Day February 14. Although this is not a...

CHRISTIE BRINKLEY’S HAMPTONS TOWER HOME FOR SALE!

America’s most popular supermodel, Christie Brinkley, has put her longtime Hamptons estate on the market asking $29.5 million. The 20-acre estate in Bridgehampton, called Tower Hill, is now far too large for empty nester Brinkley and though it was perfect for raising...

Wine Food & Fine Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Last week we introduced our readers and viewers to “The Most Romantic Wine in the World,” a lovely sparking wine, the Rosa Regale from Banfi in Italy.  We recommended it for what is my special celebratory holiday, Valentine’s Day February 14. Although this is not a...

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Member of the California Newspaper Association

We are a local independent weekly newspaper group serving Orange County, published every Friday. We are not owned or operated by any of the big daily newspapers. The views and opinions expressed are those of the publisher and not any organization. No reproduction, in whole or in part is permitted without the express written permission of Orange County Newspapers. Legal Advertising: We have been adjudicated by the Orange County Superior Court as a newspaper of general circulation pursuant to Government Code 6000 case #A202554 on July 6, 2000 and as such is the appropriate newspaper to place legal and public notices for the Orange County Judicial Districts.

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(949) 589-9990

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(949) 589-6429

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Address

23472 Vista del Verde
Suite 6
Coto de Caza, California 92679