Jake Parks emerges from the back of the café, rolling his wrists as he begins to punch an order into an iPad.
MODESTO - The Rural County Representatives of California (RCRC) has selected Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen, R-Modesto, as one of two recipients for the annual "Patti Mattingly Award" for 2012.
In the coming months, a portion of historic downtown can expect to get a facelift.
Michaela Ratto always looked at the Almond Queen contestants as role models.
You can save money by purchasing your Almond Blossom tickets ahead of time.
It wasn't your typical mail theft.
Children and senior citizens in Ripon have found a soft spot in the heart of former Ripon Police officer Scott Lindsay.
RIPON - Ripon Police are stepping up their presence at elementary school campuses.
RIPON – The holiday season for giving may be over but not so at the Ripon Unified School District.
Alyssa Drennan has been in the Almond Blossom Parade before.
A US Army veteran and a former general contractor has taken over the helm at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Ripon.
The Ripon Community Athletic Foundation received much-needed support Tuesday from the Ripon City Council.
If Jack Ford was again given the word "lasciviousness," chances are strong that he'd spell it correctly.
Ripon Christian Schools (RCS) is offering all-day, every day, kindergarten classes effective at the start of the 2013-14 school year.
Seeing her sisters as part of the Ripon Christian prom court was enough to pique Lauren Van Till's interest.
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.