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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!

Winning the Climate Change Challenge

Terry Tamminen | Posted 07.28.2013 | Green
Terry Tamminen

So if the U.S. is lagging behind countries like Australia and Germany, why should anyone be optimistic about solving the climate crisis with tools that make economic sense?

Uh-Oh

Posted 10.26.2012 | Los Angeles

It's easy to identify the bright orange flesh of raw salmon, or tuna's muted red tones. But when it comes to other types of fish, consumers are pretty...

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...

Homeboy Industries Chips And Salsa A Big Winner At Ralphs

latimes.com | Betty Hallock, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The chips are falling into place for Homeboy Industries. The hottest-selling snack item at 256 Ralphs deli sections across Southern California in the...

Ralphs Pleads No Contest To Overcharging Customers

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Ralphs Grocery Co. has pleaded no contest to overcharging customers for prepackaged and weighed products at stores in Los Angeles....

LA's Losers Of The Week (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A weekly rundown of the week's big losers from around the city and state. Vote for the biggest loser, and be sure to check out the week's LA Winners o...

THE PRICE IS WRONG: Ralphs Accused Of Overcharging

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles County Officials Tuesday charged Ralphs Supermarket Chain with overcharging customers, false advertising, and false labeling, after an ong...

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.