Blue Bell Shuts Down Ice Cream Factory After Deaths


Blue Bell Ice Cream has voluntarily suspended operations at an Oklahoma production facility that officials had previously connected to a foodborne illness linked to the deaths of three people, the company announced Friday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends people throw away any Blue Bell products made at the company’s plant in Broken Arrow, Okla., even if some has been eaten without becoming sick. Products made at the facility will have the… Read the rest of this Read more [...]

Beyond the museum: Ice Cream Party 2015 exhibition at Arts at Marks Garage


Ice Cream Party 2015: Oh Sweet Goodness! Arts at Marks Garage • on view through March 28 Ceramic magician Daven Hee has organized a fun exhibition at Arts at Marks Garage, featuring many artists associated with the Honolulu Museum of Art. See new work by Kenny Chen, Daniel Harano, Daven Hee, Ashley Huang, Kelsey Hughes (our Art School registrar), Calvin Lac, Emily Lee, Lisa Shiroma (a museum art instructor and volunteer), Lauren Trangmar (in the upcoming Artists of Hawai‘i 2015), Jon Vongvichai Read more [...]

Ice Cream Expedition Sets Out on Cross-Country Mission to Inspire Next Generation of Conservationists


WASHINGTON (July 10, 2014)—On a mission to inspire the next generation to explore and protect their world, three recent college graduates will be driving a biodiesel ice cream truck across the country this summer, giving out free ice cream to children and encouraging them to take a conservation pledge. Caleb Kruse, Cameron Kruse and Jordan Fatke will embark next week on an Ice Cream Expedition and will be filming a documentary about how conservation is seen from a child’s point of view. The expedition Read more [...]

Blake Lively Enjoyed a Delicious Ice Cream Treat after Met Gala: “That’s How I Do An Afterparty”


She was the hottest gal on the Met Gala red carpet on Monday and Blake Lively celebrated her successful fashion moment with a very appetizing treat. During Gucci’s Chime for Change event on Tuesday (May 6), the “Gossip Girl” stunner told “Extra” that she “ate hot fudge sundaes” after walking the red carpet with her handsome hubby Ryan Reynolds. “Yeah. That's what I look forward to because you're just, like, in a corseted gown all night, like, just give me a hot fudge sundae,” Read more [...]