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Bringing Balance To Our Oceans

John Hocevar | Posted 04.11.2015 | Green
John Hocevar

To give our oceans the best chance of remaining resilient, we need networks of protected areas in the places where the ocean is most alive - places like the Bering Sea canyons.

Hey, Let's Stop Being Idiots, Okay?

Valerie Alexander | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green
Valerie Alexander

In Los Angeles, since Jan. 1, we've been struggling to overcome the horrors of the Great Grocery Bag Upheaval. To sum it up: Our leaders have banned plastic grocery bags altogether and now require shoppers to pay for paper bags. Oh, the humanity!

I Just Published My Grocery List on Amazon!

John Blumenthal | Posted 11.30.2013 | Books
John Blumenthal

I really shouldn't tell you any more. I wouldn't want to spoil it! You'll just have to find out for yourself by reading the book. I've priced it at $2.99. Those with short attention spans will be glad to know it's a quick read.

Dave Jamieson

Worker Blames Supermarket Chain Chain For Death Of Her Baby | Dave Jamieson | Posted 06.27.2013 | Business

A grocery store worker in California has filed a lawsuit against the Albertsons supermarket chain, claiming the company refused to accommodate her pre...

Sad News For Albertsons In Southern California

AP | Posted 06.06.2012 | Los Angeles

FULLERTON, Calif. -- Albertsons is announcing that as many as 2,500 employees will be laid off at 247 Southern California and southern Nevada supermar...

Union Leaders & Supermarkets Race To Avoid Strike

AP | Posted 10.22.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Union officials representing grocery workers will return to the bargaining table this month armed with a vote by their rank and fi...

Seven Year Old Bicyclist Killed By Truck

Posted 10.05.2011 | Los Angeles

UPDATED -- The boy has been identified as Jeremy Perez of Redondo Beach. KTLA reports that at the time of his death, he was visiting his mother. She h...

Albertsons Bias Lawsuit: Chain To Pay $8.5 Million For Denver Warehouse Discrimination

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — The Albertson's LLC grocery chain will pay $8.9 million to 168 black and Hispanic workers who said they were subjected to racial taunts...

Colorado Grocery Store Union Rejects Latest Offer, Some Authorize Strike

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A union representing Colorado grocery workers says members statewide have voted to reject the latest contract offers from Safeway and t...

Where's the Corned Beef?

Lester Sloan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lester Sloan

On my walk home I tried to reconcile the price of corned beef and its availability with what's going on in the country.