The first of its kind Trivia Challenge is planned for Saturday night to raise funds for Ripon Christian High School's annual trek to the nation's capital in April. The school's Close up Club is sponsoring the contest.
Special evening gown fitting for Ripon High seniors were the order of the day Sunday at Marissa's Closet in the center of downtown in preparation for the March 16 Sober Graduation Fashion Show. It was billed as a "dress party" for the 17 and 18-year-old girls.
The Blossom Express bus service will officially make its debut next week.
Trophies and plaques line the walls of three classrooms along this back stretch of Ripon High School.
A chlorine leak at the Ripon High pool on Monday morning forced administrators to close down two classrooms and cancel all water activities.
The Ripon Soroptimists' 15th annual golf tournament takes place Monday, May 6, at the Spring Creek Country Club.
Tucked among the various Almond Blossom Festival booths is one that's locally owned and operated.
Ripon residents who pay higher electrical rates than their neighbors who switched to Modesto Irrigation District may soon have their bills slashed by 15 percent.
A morning meeting for the City of Ripon's oversight board to the successor agency of the Redevelopment Agency is scheduled for Monday.
Anna Fassler's boyfriend couldn't make it to the Almond Blossom Queen coronation ceremony Thursday night.
Betty McBrian recalls the rich history of the Ripon Almond Blossom Festival when the entire celebration from the parade to the carnival took place in the city's core with kids being able to ride their bikes to the community center festivities.
Within the next three months, the City of Ripon is expected to begin construction on the compressed natural gas and bus shelter project.
A.M. Stephens Construction of Lodi was awarded the bid to handle the Main Street Phase 2 enhancement project.
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.
A kick-in rural Ripon home burglary early Monday afternoon netted thieves four flat screen televisions at a residence in the 19000 block of North Ripon Road, Sheriff's deputies reported Tuesday.
Last year was the first time that Kaylie Schaeffer went to the Almond Blossom Queen coronation ceremony.
Kaitlynn Bradley knows that the Ripon Almond Blossom Festival brings people together.
The Knight Sounds - the Downey Alumni Band was formed in 1991 - is performing on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ripon Arts League concert in the Ripon High multipurpose room. The band's main function is to play Big Band Era music for dances, although they do continue to play local festivals and special events. Pianist Richard Glazier performs on Tuesday, March, 25. For more information about the programs in the 2013-14 series, call Joe O'Leary at 599-3223. For information about be¬coming a member of RAL, call Jackie Ballatore at 599-3476.
Ripon continues to set the standard when it comes to home values in the Northern San Joaquin Valley.
What to do with students at Weston School as reconstruction takes place next year?
RIPON – Bing Crosby sang about the beauty of a White Christmas.
Ripon is now part of the San Joaquin Partnership.
The City of Ripon will be sending not one but two representatives to the 2014 San Joaquin One Voice trip.
The Ripon Police Department took delivery Tuesday of two replacement vehicles for its fleet of 23 squad cars. One is a Ford SUV pursuit vehicle with independent wheel suspension and an engine package. The second is a four door police interceptor the department purchased on a CHP contract in Folsom.
The City of Ripon will be part of the environmental review and planning process for the Altamont Corridor Express Forward Project.
A Modesto man was arrested by Ripon Police's Special Investigation Unit detectives Tuesday on several felony charges including battery on a police officer.
Seven candidates for Miss Almond Blossom in the 52nd Annual Almond Blossom Festival will be officially presented to the Ripon community Thursday night at the Spring Creek Country Club.
An attempted kick-in-door burglary in the 800 block of Reynolds Avenue in Ripon shortly after noon Monday was thwarted because a 14-year-old teen was home on the last day of his Christmas vacation.