Crime is trending down in Ripon.
Three young Ripon girls eight to 11 years old used their ingenuity to raise funds to support the Ripon Animal Shelter so that dogs and cats can be adopted.
Ripon High School "Indians" and "spirit" are synonymous as demonstrated at the start-of-school assembly Wednesday morning in the North Gym with some 900 students crammed into the stands.
Ripon Unified welcomed four newcomers and bid farewell to five at Monday's school board meeting.
It was a day to meld into the Class of 2017 for some 250 new freshmen at Ripon High School under the direction of RHS Activities Director Jill Mortensen and her team of student Link Crew members in the school's North Gym.
Blake Vizcarra is the first sophomore to serve as student representative to the Ripon Unified school board.
It's going to be an illustrated map of Ripon to surpass all past maps of the community.
The superintendent search is officially on at Ripon Unified.
A group of Immanuel Christian Reformed Church members have joined together to raise the awareness of human trafficking in the state and in the Ripon Community calling themselves (RAFT) "Ripon Awareness – Fighting Trafficking."
Louise Johnson was back in Ripon.
As the student representative to the Ripon Unified school board, Blake Vizcarra will be in a position where his say will reflect student sentiment on some of the issues.
Ripon Unified officials have a clearer idea about the proposed final reconstruction plan for Weston Elementary School.
A new gymnasium could be in the cards for the modernization of Weston Elementary School.
A reception and open house at the Clarence Smit Museum is set tonight from 6 until 8.
One of the fun events of National Night Out as sponsored by the City of Ripon, Ripon Ministerial Association, and community partners is the watermelon-eating contest.
The Ripon Unified School District recognized its Classified Employees of the Year.
The Ripon Historical Society got the OK Tuesday for the first-ever Antique Street Fair.
The DUI Every 15 Minutes program was all too real for parents and students alike at Ripon Christian High School.
The design plans for Weston Elementary School are still being reviewed by the Division of the State Architect.
Ripon Rotary Club's community service budget for the community has increased thousands of dollars after a Poker and Bingo tournament that was held Friday night in the Community Center.
There will be some 10,000 Easter eggs hidden throughout Ripon's Stouffer Park Saturday morning for an expected 300 children to find and put in their Easter baskets. They will be hidden in every section of the park from the large soccer fields and at the play structure near the baseball fields to the lower meadow and the gazebo areas along the Stanislaus River just north of Highway 99.
Ripon Unified is in the process of finding names for two facilities.
The City of Ripon is on track towards enacting mandatory water conservation measures.
Could this be the last year for the City of Ripon's fireworks show?
Ripon resident and Azusa Pacific University student Marijke Bishop made the academic Deans' List at APU. Bishop is honored for a fall semester 2013 academic standing of a 3.5 or better grade-point average. Bishop is joined by 1,774 other students receiving the same honor.
A new business committee aims to bring more events to downtown Ripon.
Through it all, she's still smiling.
Jessie Calvo is Colony Oak Elementary School's new principal, having served in the district office as the English Learning coordinator and before that as a sixth grade teacher at Weston Elementary School.
California Connections Academy @ Ripon opened two years ago.
The opening of the Cal Ripken Babe Ruth League baseball and softball season on Saturday came with a touch of "Mayberry RFD" when the ball teams were brought onto the Community Center field in wagons pulled by teams of two Clydesdale horses.