Potential Vons-Albertsons Merger Gets Safeway Shareholder OKA proposed supermarket takeover involving Vons' parent company took a step toward approval after Safeway shareholders voted Friday to accept a $9.2 billion purchase offer from Albertsons.
Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Stabbing Estranged Wife 41 Times At SupermarketA 55-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing his wife by stabbing her 41 times at a Santa Monica supermarket.
SUV Slams Into Albertsons In Costa MesaThe vehicle went through a wall.
Albertsons Parent Cerberus To Buy SafewaySafeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.
Grocery Workers Return To Talks With SoCal Supermarket Chains Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland's largest grocery chains.
Albertsons To Close 11 Southern Calif. Stores By End Of FebruaryAlbertsons is closing 11 stores across the Southern California by the end of February.
Police Look For Suspect Who Allegedly Stole From 71-Year-Old Shopper, Held Her Against Her WillPolice are looking for a suspect who held a 71-year-old woman against her will and stole money from her purse.
Radioactive Waste Found In Dumpster Behind Westside SupermarketEmergency crews and a hazardous materials team descended on an Albertson's parking lot Wednesday after a radioactive material was found in a nearby trash bin.
19 Southern California Albertsons Stores Slated For ClosureAlbertsons' parent company says it will close 19 underperforming stores in Southern California by the end of the year.
19 Albertsons Grocery Stores To Close Across SoCalSupervalu, the parent company of Albertsons, announced Wednesday it will eliminate 19 of its grocery stores in Southern California.
Albertsons To Lay Off Up To 2,500 Workers Due To Sales SlowdownAlbertsons announced plans Wednesday to reduce its workforce by 2,200-2,500 positions, affecting all 247 California and Nevada stores.
Grocers Ditch Self-Checkout Lanes Over Customer Service, Shoplifting FearsAt least two Southland grocery chains are pulling the plug on self-checkout lanes.
Police In Simi Valley Report Robbery At US Bank BranchPolice in Simi Valley report that a US Bank branch was robbed Sunday afternoon.
Would-Be Grocery Store Burglar Falls From Ceiling In Front Of Cash RegisterAn Albertson’s grocery store on Harbor Boulevard was evacuated Monday after a burglary suspect fell through the ceiling to the ground near a cash register.
SoCal Grocery Workers Avert Strike, Ratify New ContractSouthern California grocery employees have voted to ratify a new contract with supermarket chains, bringing an end to months of conflict and averting a strike that could have crippled the industry and left shoppers scrambling.