Sales of existing homes dropped by 10 percent in Ripon during 2012, while the median closed escrow increased 13 percent over 2011 levels.
Ripon and Manteca civic leaders don't want the two cities to ultimately mesh together as if it was one endless stream of urban development.
Fraudulent documents were uncovered by Ripon police early Wednesday morning after a patrolman initiated a pursuit of a motorist who failed to stop at a roundabout at River and North Ripon roads.
Ripon's teenagers have spoken, and the general consensus is …
Families in Ripon, Manteca, Salida and throughout the northern San Joaquin Valley have had Dr. Paul Sessa come to their homes to gently euthanize their pets when there was no hope they would survive an illness or a tragedy.
Elected leaders, as part of their annual re-organization session, were assigned last week to their respective committees.
Manuel Pires won't soon forget the image of daughter and father standing at midfield, bracing for a kickoff they weren't sure would come.
Ella Mangelos Velthoen will never doubt her Greek religious faith again following a four-month medically induced coma where she experienced talking with her deceased dad Paul and seeing several visions of the Virgin Mary.
Three teens and a 26-year-old man were rounded up by Ripon Police after a string of auto burglaries and one vehicle stolen overnight Saturday.
The Ripon Chamber of Commerce is hosting an E-mail Marketing Seminar Wednesday morning at the Stockton Avenue firehouse with some 15 seats still open to its membership, according to chamber executive director Rebecca Naranjo.
The recently renovated Stouffer Hall is ready for rental.
Seven community members have stepped up to serve on the Measure G Citizens' Oversight Committee.
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Mistlin Sports Park has been left with a stockpile of excess dirt after the recent construction at the softball fields.
The six Almond Blossom queen candidates will be featured in the upcoming festival fashion show set for Thursday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m. at the Ripon High School Multi-Purpose Room.
A 34-year-old Hughson man is being held in San Joaquin County Jail in lieu of $1.375 million bail after approaching a Ripon group of college students home on their summer break Wednesday afternoon and singling out a 21-year-old female with a short barreled shotgun in hand allegedly yelling "I want sex – I want sex" as he chased after her near the Stanislaus River.
A 34-year-old Hughson man was arrested Wednesday afternoon near the access point for the Ripon bike bridge for allegedly attempting to kidnap a woman at gunpoint.
There's no budget blues this year in Ripon.
The Ripon Christian Athletic Complex is getting closer to becoming a reality.
The Reverend Chuck Roots has retired as the pastor of the Ripon Free Methodists Church.
Ripon's Barnwood Restaurant is closing its doors Sunday as its owners are unable to meet the monetary demands of a suit claiming it is not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Ziggy Roberson enjoyed a whirlwind day in Ripon.
Temperatures sizzled to triple digits this week but that wasn't enough to discourage a group of young volunteer workers of the Ripon Community Athletic Foundation.
Threats of lawsuits focused at Ripon businesses that are allegedly violating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the subject of a Ripon Chamber of Commerce workshop tonight from 5 until 7 p.m. in the city council chambers.
The Ripon High Class of 1941was a proud group recognizing 73 years since they graduated, singing their class song together, "Hail, hail, the gang's all here!"
It may be too early to tell but the wine-tasting addition to the Ripon Farmers Market appears to be a success.
The Ripon Police Department continues to incorporate green energy in their fleet of vehicles.
Harvey Douma has the distinction of the longest tenure as Chief of Police for the City of Ripon.
The Office of Consumer Affairs with the use of California State Police served a search warrant at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Excel Physical Fitness business at 103 East Main Street in Ripon.
Ripona Elementary School promoted its eighth-grade class on Wednesday evening in a ceremony presided over by Principal Dante Alvarez and Ripon Unified Board of Trustees member Ernie Tyhurst.