Something in the water? Ripon cancer diagnoses continue to rise

by Joanna Metheny In the past few weeks, most of Ripon’s residents have likely heard at least something about the apparent rise in cases of pediatric cancer surrounding Weston Elementary. With …

VFW Meeting on Ripon Cancer Rate

This is information that we copied off of the Ripon California Facebook page that we believe residents would want to know about: “There will be a meeting at the VFW hall …

RCAF Press Release

Dear Community Member, It’s a well-known fact that school improvements enhance a student’s desire to learn and compete at their full potential. The RCAF has installed $1.8m in donated improvements since …

Press Release: Woman Pleads Guilty to $148K Theft from Elderly Man

STOCKTON, CA – On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in San Joaquin Superior Court before Judge Ron Northup, Sandra Vallerga Marchman, 52, pled Guilty to Felony Grand Theft and admitted sentencing enhancements …

Press Release: Elderly Victim Taken for Nearly $150K in Embezzlement and Credit Card Fraud

STOCKTON, CA – On May 8, 2017, San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Sandra Vallerga Marchman, 53, a Ripon, CA resident, at her job at a mortgage firm in Stockton on …

International Student Placements (ISP) is looking for host families

Are you an empty nester? Are you interested in learning about another culture? Do you want to pay it forward? If you said yes to any of these questions, we have …

From Ripon’s Main Street to Sesame Street

by Kathy Cragin If you grew up watching TV as a child, there is a good chance that you spent some time getting to know Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch …

Around the Area – “Stockmarket” pop-up market moves to Caldwell Park, Stockton

Stockmarket, a makers market in Stockton, will host its fourteenth event on ​Saturday, April 15​th, 2017 from 10am-4pm​ at its ​new location in Caldwell Park, at Pacific Avenue and Alpine Avenue. …