ALAMO, Calif. -- The 16-week-old strike-lockout in Southern California shifted to Northern California last week as union members and religious leaders took their complaints right to the doorstep of Steve Burd. An estimated 200 to 250 peaceful protesters marched two miles from a Safeway store here to just outside the gated community in which Burd, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Safeway, lives. The purpose of the effort, union spokesmen said, was to deliver more than ...
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