Halloween in Ripon has two themes this year with the usual scary costumes and another with children dressed as religious saints from years ago from St. Francis of Assissi to St. Joseph and the Virgin Mary.
The progressive accomplishments within the Ripon Unified School District during the first 90 days of the semester were outlined to the school board earlier this month by Superintendent Ziggy Robeson.
There's a new face in administration at the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office – Annette Mondavi – who has been tapped to fill the post of assistant sheriff with two stars on her uniform collar.
Tip-A-Cop Night at Manteca's Red Robin Restaurant had officers from both Manteca and Ripon departments greeting customers, serving water and drinks, delivering food to tables and gladly accepting tips for the Special Olympics.
The Second Harvest Food Bank is about to get a new refrigerated 28-foot-long trailer that will allow its Mobile Fresh operation to distribute an array of vegetables as well as meats and cheeses to residents in Manteca, Lathrop and Tracy neighborhoods.
Manteca Police are looking for a suspect in the theft of a U-Haul moving rental truck from a rental yard in the 1100 block of South Main Street near the Highway 120 Bypass and across from Walmart.
Timothy Spino, 29, has been identified as the murder victim who was fatally shot Friday night in a home in the 200 block of Jessie Avenue in front of his girlfriend and child, according to family and friends.
Manteca Police said a man, 34, who had been out for a walk at 11 p.m. on Thursday was robbed and knifed on his arm by a group of four men accosted him near Spreckels Avenue and Phoenix Drive.
A traffic accident at Main Street and Yosemite Avenue at about 1:40 Monday morning turned into a hit and run that was observed by an on-duty gang suppression officer Detective Lance Casqueiro who attempted to catch up with the vehicle as it fled northbound on Main Street.
Ripon Rotary has played its part in conquering polio.
Two robbery suspects intentionally rear-ended a family vehicle with the intent to commit a robbery earlier this month on Friday, Oct. 9, at about 9:30 p.m. making off with the occupants' valuables.
The Manteca Police Department is seeking the public's help in solving a July 4 shooting death that occurred shortly after 4 a.m. on Independence Day in the 2100 block of West Yosemite Avenue.
A 29-year-old Manteca man died Friday night from a single gunshot after arriving at San Joaquin County Hospital by ambulance following a confrontation with three black men who had entered his home about 8:45 p.m.
It was always an adventure to travel over the hill from the San Jose area to grandma's house in Manteca in the early days of the 20th century for Audrey Overshiner Humburg.
Lee Almquist was on a bomber crew that returned from a mission and found that they couldn't land on the home ship - the U.S.S Franklin aircraft carrier (CVS-13) - because it was engulfed in flames after a three plane Japanese Kamikaze suicide attack.
A career day at an elementary school can be fulfilling when you get responses from the students on your presentations.
The use of a fireplace to heat a 5,400-square-foot home on Southland Road, west of North Cottage Avenue, Friday morning caused a $500,000 ...
History came to life Thursday morning for period costumed students in Susan Kirk's classroom as they took a walk through the American Revolution at ...
Eight new Manteca police officers were officially sworn in by City Clerk Joan Tilton on Monday.
Mail thefts in Manteca aren't slowing down.
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CNN Money ranks Ripon as one of the 10 safest cities in California.
Manteca is beefing up its fire department with six new recruits this week thanks to a $1.3 million federal SAFER grant that will cover ...
There is once again a satellite office of the San Joaquin County District Attorney open in Manteca serving all of the South County including Tracy ...
Theft of mail in Manteca's "community mail boxes" or cluster boxes mounted on residential sidewalks is picking up.
A lone robber wearing a gray stocking cap with an orange stripe pulled down over his ears, wearing dark glasses, entered the Bank of Stockton ...
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Ripon Christian Schools are in the midst of their “Spiritual Emphasis Week” with separate agendas for the elementary, middle and high school students who are ...
A Manteca Police canine was kicked in the head Saturday night by a suspect who was being ordered out of bushes where he was hiding.
Five gunshots were fired into an occupied home from a dark colored sedan in the 400 block of East Woodward Avenue at about 7:45 ...