Kevin Tate would have preferred not to see the rain Tuesday that officially ended the spring-like temperatures in the Central Valley.
The Spring Creek Golf and Country Club board of directors voted unanimously to increase its number of social members.
The VFW Post 1051 Hall on West Ripon Road is always in a celebratory mood whenever members gather. But the party on the eve of Valentine's Day was even merrier than most. The reason was obvious. Gatherings like it happen very rarely at the hall.
For elected leaders, the City of Ripon featured on a television series is nothing more than an intriguing thought.
The Almond Blossom Festival carnival opens Thursday with $1 rides from 5 to 10 p.m. at Mistlin Sports Park.
His wood-headed golf clubs haven't seen the light of day in nearly a decade.
The restoration of the old 1925 vintage Ripon Jail is soon to be completed through the efforts of Ripon Historical Society President John Mangelos and Harrison Gibbs along with countless hours of donated labor to its roof and foundation.
The Ripon Cyclones were again granted free use of the Ripon High varsity softball field.
Since 1992, elected leaders have been eligible for health benefits as part of their perks.
Ripon High grad Janet Dyk has a daily schedule like none other. It includes running her antique shop, organizing her third consecutive Manteca Quilters' quilt show, overseeing Ag Venture for third graders throughout San Joaquin County, and serving as a trustee for the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
Ripon Rotarians gathered at the school district's warehouse where they tackled cases of dictionaries intended for the Ripon third graders.
It's not like John Mangelos doesn't have a plentiful supply of almonds to cook with.
David Alger is a proud resident of Bethany Home's Assisted Living facility, fondly known as Beth Haven.
It hasn't been a natural transition for the superintendent-turned-councilman, but a welcomed one.
Two gun shop operators – one in Ripon and the other in Manteca – share the same stories about gun and ammunition shortages.
The Ripon Rotary Club has played an active role in the community.
Even though January was a dry month, the City of Ripon still did its part to conserve water.
During his days as superintendent of the Ripon Unified School District, Leo Zuber recalled catching the Fourth of July fireworks show from the district office.
The weather for the opening day of the 53rd annual Almond Blossom was ideal for this time of the year.
These are exciting times for Ripon Christian High athletics.
The Delta Tule Trekkers will host a noncompetitive 5K and 10K walk during the Ripon Almond Festival this weekend. The walks will take place from 8 a.m. until noon today, Feb. 21, and Sunday, Feb. 22.
Amanda Neeley was crowned Thursday as the 2015 Almond Blossom Queen.
Kevin Tate uses no carnival barkers.
Midway of Sacramento has an opening for the Fourth of July weekend.
Barbara Van Tol has now bowled up to her 100th birthday.
The 53rd Almond Festival is this Friday through Sunday at Mistlin Sports Park in Ripon.
Kaitlyn Batterton was quick on her feet.
The Ripon Video Showcase is coming soon for all to view online.
Shannon Wesley – a Ripon High senior – took first place in the annual Ripon Rotary Speech Contest at Spring Creek Country Club.
Ripon Unified teachers are collectively standing up to the administration and the Board of Trustees displaying their angst for not having an increase in their pay for seven years.