The owner of Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab has decided not to open its store at the Santa Maria Town Center Mall.
Owner Greg Steinberger says there have been disagreements with the landlord over the terms of the lease as well as problems with the mall's contractors.
He... more »
Community members in Arroyo Grande staged a counter protest today rallying behind Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab.
The Carpenter's Union has been demonstrating across the street from Doc Burnstein's for the last seven months. It's upset about a new location being built in Santa Maria using non-union workers, but... more »
Local trade unions bought ice cream today for anyone stopping by Doc Burstein's Ice Cream Lab in Arroyo Grande from 1-6 p.m.
Arroyo Grande Mayor Tony Ferrara joined Steven Weiner of the Tri-Counties Construction Trades Council in front of Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab. Both spoke against the unwarranted... more »
New information tonight in the labor dispute between a local carpenter's union and Doc Burnstein's ice cream shop.
A local organization, representing more than 30 trade unions has come out in support of Doc Burnstein's.
The Tri-Counties Building and Construction Trades Council will buy ice cream for anyone... more »
A local union group is doing something unusual, crossing union picket lines to support a local business. The Tri-Counties Building and Construction Trades Council is standing behind Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab in a fight against the Carpenters union.
The Carpenters Union Local 150 has been protesting in front... more »
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - Two men are dead and two wounded after a Christmas knife attack in Bakersfield that grew out of an apparent family argument over an ice cream distribution business. One of the wounded men was being questioned by police in the slayings. Kern County coroner's officials said... more »