Families in Ripon, Manteca, Salida and throughout the northern San Joaquin Valley have had Dr. Paul Sessa come to their homes to gently euthanize their pets when there was no hope they would survive an illness or a tragedy.
Elected leaders, as part of their annual re-organization session, were assigned last week to their respective committees.
Manuel Pires won't soon forget the image of daughter and father standing at midfield, bracing for a kickoff they weren't sure would come.
Ella Mangelos Velthoen will never doubt her Greek religious faith again following a four-month medically induced coma where she experienced talking with her deceased dad Paul and seeing several visions of the Virgin Mary.
Three teens and a 26-year-old man were rounded up by Ripon Police after a string of auto burglaries and one vehicle stolen overnight Saturday.
The Ripon Chamber of Commerce is hosting an E-mail Marketing Seminar Wednesday morning at the Stockton Avenue firehouse with some 15 seats still open to its membership, according to chamber executive director Rebecca Naranjo.
The recently renovated Stouffer Hall is ready for rental.
Seven community members have stepped up to serve on the Measure G Citizens' Oversight Committee.
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Mistlin Sports Park has been left with a stockpile of excess dirt after the recent construction at the softball fields.
The six Almond Blossom queen candidates will be featured in the upcoming festival fashion show set for Thursday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m. at the Ripon High School Multi-Purpose Room.
Anna Fassler is a legacy.
Jake Parks emerges from the back of the café, rolling his wrists as he begins to punch an order into an iPad.
MODESTO - The Rural County Representatives of California (RCRC) has selected Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen, R-Modesto, as one of two recipients for the annual "Patti Mattingly Award" for 2012.
In the coming months, a portion of historic downtown can expect to get a facelift.
The Ripon Police Department hosted the Advanced Junior Police Academy for two weeks from July 7-18 18 with 14 cadets under the direction of Officer Trevor McGinnis.
In Ripon, Second Street is considered a major thoroughfare.
John Mangelos is being installed as the Ripon Chamber of Commerce president Thursday night for the second time.
The handmade rustic sign reads: "Grandpa's Flower Patch. Only God can make a flower. Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Matt 6:29."
Call it the home stretch of the Ripon Community Athletic Foundation's seven-year effort of renovating the facilities at Ripon High.
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Ripon is exploring having two water systems - one for domestic use and the other for landscaping.
Dr. Glen Shirk was once the pediatrician to Jake Parks.
Young blood may be needed to infuse a spark in the Fireworks Committee.
Station No. 3 of the Ripon Consolidated Fire District is two months away from completion.
Calvary Reformed Church is looking to host an end of the summer block party.
Dr. Glen Shirk was a longtime pediatrician in Ripon.
The Ripon City Council will wait until next meeting to decide whether or not to cancel or change the Aug. 5 session.
Organizers in charge of starting up a Ripon Community Garden have the blessings of elected leaders to go forward.
National Night Out is still a month away.