Ladera Times is dedicated to:

  • Covering community news, activities, school news, sports, family events, and related stories in Ladera Ranch and its immediate environs;

  • Serving as an advocate for the safe, productive, enjoyable, and sustainable development and use of community parks and facilities;

  • Publishing news stories and features that support the inherent concepts of family values, health, welfare, and safety, good consumerism and citizenship, and energy conservation;

  • Providing a voice for members of the residential and business communities.

Serving on the boards.

Past Issues

Jim Schmitt has enjoyed a long and productive career in corporate life, public life, and life as an entrepreneur . . . and he's still going strong. The Ladera Ranch resident currently serves as Editor and Publisher.

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Described as “one of the most beautiful places to live in Southern California,” our 4,000-acre Ladera Ranch Community is consistently recognized as one of the country’s finest and most desirable master planned communities.

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