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.
Under the rental agreement, the Council Chamber at Ripon City Hall can be used by any government agency free of charge.
There's an ordinance in place in Ripon that prohibits staging bingo games in city-owned facilities.
Ripon Christian Schools is ending the annual Spiritual Emphasis Week with Service Project Day on Friday for over 600 students from kindergarten through high school seniors.
Shannon Wesley is a guardian angel of sorts for dogs and cats housed in the Ripon animal shelter making sure they have blankets, towels and toys.
The Fourth of July pyrotechnic aerial display is a big event in Ripon.
Mark Winchell will have some big shoes to fill.
The Marylou Tornell Art Show is looking for entries to be displayed during the two-day Ripon Almond Blossom Festival on Feb. 20 and 21.
Rotarians, the police and senior citizens alike - among others - have been breaking the law in Ripon by staging bingo games in city-owned facilities.
Bingo is a game of chance and as such is strictly controlled under Ripon and state statutes.
Stouffer Field is being put to good use.
Construction at Weston Elementary School is right back on schedule.
George Rocha has retired and closed his barber shop that was once the butcher shop of a Ripon market at the corner of Main Street and Stockton Avenue.
Longtime Ripon benefactor Tony Mistlin has proven many times how much he loves his community and the fireworks event on the Fourth of July.
Ripon could be looking ahead for more growth and change for 2015.
David Gates described the vision for North Pointe as a place to work, shop, and live.