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.
James Decarlo, 79, of Ripon was killed in a three-vehicle collision on Jack Tone Road near Wildwood Road and north of the five corners, Jack Tone, Lone Tree Road and French Camp roads intersection at about 10 p.m. Saturday.
Brooklyn Joachim is quite familiar with the "Ripon Pow Wow."
It's been nearly 50 years since Jim Stuart and the late Manuel Abeyta walked off the football field together, the glow of victory painted across their faces.
The Curt Pernice Skate Park in Ripon is not your average skate facility.
Louise Johnson will try her best to make it to Tuesday's Ripon Unified picnic that's open to all staff members.
Ripon's National Out is expected to draw some 3,000 residents Tuesday to the Ripon Community Center for a celebration deviating from the neighborhood block parties being held across the country.
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RIPON - Ripon Christian Preschool is busy getting ready for the new school year.
The Ripon Arts League is offering five concerts for the 2013-14 season.
A big part of the modernization of Weston School could be a new gymnasium.
In a bid to protect citizens frequenting the Stanislaus River and its riparian forest along its banks, the Ripon Police Department is again patrolling the waters in Kayaks and four wheel drive quads focusing on the area of the Highway 99 Bridge.
Family Movie Night is back at the amphitheater of the Mistlin Sports Complex.
Ripon City Council's Aug. 6 meeting has been canceled, in part, for National Night Out.
Five individuals dedicated to making the community a better place were honored during the 2013 Ripon Chamber of Commerce Installation and Awards Dinner.
Ripon's Lions club handed out a first place and $100 in their annual speech contest last week with a theme "Community Service, what does it mean, why does it matter."
Two Ripon residents were jailed a day apart after what police described as a violent confrontation that had taken place less than a block away from the city's downtown area.
Weston School is still on target for a July 2015 re-opening date.
Marlon Gayle is on paid administrative leave.
Lopez Manuel Lopez, the recently retired Chief Administrative Officer for San Joaquin County, has been endorsed by the Ripon Police Officers Association in his campaign to become the next San Joaquin County Supervisor for District 4.
History was made in Robert Mayfield's history classroom, and it started with a dare.
Ripon Police have arrested a registered sex offender in possession of child pornography.
The Ripon area is surrounded by its fair share of vineyards and wineries.
Wine tasting as part of the farmers' market scene?
Midway through the recession Ripon became No. 1 in San Joaquin County.
The Ripon Almond Festival was marred by nine alcohol-related incidents of adults being drunk and disorderly.
Upwards of 40,000 people made it to Ripon during this past weekend's 52nd annual Almond Blossom Festival.
All signs indicate that the City of Ripon has recovered from the Recession.
The last time Blue Diamond Almonds had a booth at Ripon's Almond Blossom Festival was over 20 years ago.
The Ripon Consolidated Fire District recently broke ground on the $1.82 million station in northeast Ripon.