Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

Voice Mail – April 2018

Note from the Editors: While reading Stacy Onorata's letter (below) on Sunday, Erin Martin, HWFC’s Chief Financial Officer, noticed that a large figure quoted by...

Mistakes and Solutions; Towards Better Recycling Practices

Given how ubiquitous recycling has become, one would think that correctly disposing of items would be second nature. Maybe we should all be pros...

Why Become a Solar Energy Advocate?

Activists’ Diary, a space in the Co-op Voice for local activists to share their experiences and insights; not a position paper or a consensus statement, but...

The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

April’s Survey Topic: Food and Product Manual Please click here to go to our survey! The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) is really glad to be...

Classifieds – April 2018

Events Mendelssohn Club of Albany’s Spring Concert, Friday, May 18 at 7:30pm. Chancellors Hall, State Education Building, 89 Washington Ave., Albany, NY. Tickets may be purchased...

The Nightmare Brewing off Our Shores

Activists’ Diary, a new space in the Co-op Voice for local activists to share their experiences and insights; not a position paper or a...

Inside Park Slope Food Co-op

Have you ever wondered how other longtime food co-ops sustain themselves? Coopdirectory.org lists 27 food co-ops in New York State, including Honest Weight. What...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection

Moving Forward: Building Bridges, Not Walls There’s one thing we can all agree on at Honest Weight: we love the place. At times, it may...

Welcoming New Owners!

On January 28th, the positive vote of the Membership to change the certificate of incorporation allowed us to resume selling what are now termed...

3-Question Survey

March’s Survey Topic: Flowers and Plants Please click here to go to the survey! As spring approaches, we find ourselves wondering about the choices people make...

Green Healing – The People’s Medicine

Why Herbs? Ever wonder why one may turn to herbs for health when medical clinics and doctors’ offices can be found at every turn? Aren’t...
Hand holding a quill pen

Voice Mail – March 2018

This month, the Co-op Voice received three letters; one to the Co-op Community, and the other two addressed to the Co-op Membership Letter from Joan Ross Letter...

Classifieds – March 2018

Mohawk Hudson Male Chorus Association Concert. Saturday, April 14th 7:30 PM at the Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Ave., Rensselaer. Three male choirs! Presenting individual...

Meet Mo Durr, HWFC’s Meat and Seafood Manager

If you have shopped for meat or seafood at Honest Weight Food Co-op, chances are you have been greeted by the kind smile and...

Call for Co-op Voice Editor Candidates

The Co-op Voice is putting out this call to interest potential Voice editors. Please contact us at editors AT coopvoice.com to learn more. What do...