Chuck Roots has a spiritual aura about him – a unique characteristic for a church pastor whether in a small community the size of Ripon or in a larger city.
With a focus on improving communication between residents and patrol officers, the Ripon Police Department is hosting a community meeting Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa will award 344 diplomas at the 2014 commencement ceremony on Friday, May 9, in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. Among them are five Ripon students.
Starting in June, the City of Ripon will begin water conservation measures.
Manteca's Cabral Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram dealership has purchased some $1,500 of entries to Saturday's Rina's Run that owner Don Cabral is offering to customers who take a test ride in a new car and mention the event by name.
The Farmers Market Committee has looked at various ways to serve its customer base at the City of Ripon summer event.
Ripon added 179 residents during 2013 to make it the fifth fastest growing city in San Joaquin County.
David Stuart's passion for Indian history in California and Ripon is the result of him having been a third grader in Mavis Stouffer's class at Ripon Elementary School.
The Ripon Community National Day of Prayer Event is set for Thursday, May 1.
Ripon's Community Yard Sale is set for Saturday, May 3, at Mistlin Park from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the park on River Road just east of Jack Tone Road.
Ripon's recycling program is supporting the community schools' parent/faculty clubs benefiting the children within the Ripon Unified School District.
Navid Fardanesh enjoyed his time on the Ripon Planning Commission.
Ripon Elementary sixth grader Patrick Caldwell is one of two students in San Joaquin County who will be vying for the top honors in the California State Elementary Spelling Bee on Saturday, April 26.
The first step towards establishing a lease agreement with TPR Baseball received approval from the Ripon City Council last Tuesday.
The Ripon Unified School District recognized its Classified Employees of the Year.
During the summer, the Diamond Pet Food Plant in Ripon installed a cold plasma emission control system.
Ripon's North Pointe Specific Plan that envisions more than 3,000 homes will have its second public airing during a 6 p.m. Thursday workshop at the city council chambers.
Harrison Gibbs has a vision for Ripon.
Ghost tales, finding of a skeleton in a downtown building, bones dug up in a residential section near the cemetery, and longtime rumors of tunnels underneath the business district will haunt Ripon on Halloween.
The City of Ripon is continuing in the right direction towards conserving water.
Ripon Police officers will be turning out in force throughout neighborhoods in the early morning hours looking for idling vehicles left unattended by their owners getting ready for work in an attempt to curb car and truck thefts in the community.
The Ripon Unified School District needed only two people to fill opening slots on the Measure "G" Citizens' Oversight Committee.
RIPON – The Ripon Oratorio Society will be celebrating the Christmas season with the 69th presentation of Handel's Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 7. The program will begin at 3 p.m. in the Immanuel Christian Reformed Church at Fourth and Orange streets in Ripon.
This has been a long time coming.
Paula Treick DeBoard can't write from home.
The South County street fair season's traditional farewell event - the Main Street Day gathering in downtown Ripon - is this weekend.
Ripon's Mayor Chuck Winn is seeking election to the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors in the Nov. 4 election.
Two new members of the community and a student are looking to step up and serve on the Measure "G" Citizens' Oversight Committee.
Lodi consultant and developer Russ Munson is proud of the fact he has never held a public office, looking rather toward his record of accomplishments in the private sector risking his own dollars and employing up to 250 people.
Jessica Marie Utley - a 37-year-old homeless woman - was charged with arson and two outstanding warrants by Ripon Police after she allegedly started a fire in the restroom Wednesday afternoon at Burns Truck and Trailer Co. in the 1400 block of West Santos Avenue.