Issues

Issues

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Adah-and-Fadah

Families, Fun, and Learning: Summer Music Activities With The Kids!

Every child dreams of a summer vacation full of fun and relaxation. Parents (and others with kids in their lives) want to ensure that...
Help Is On The Way

Help Is on the Way

I recently had an opportunity to talk with a couple of the Co-op's member-owners who earn their hours as a “Shopper's Helper,” helping Co-op...
Shoppers in Bulk

The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey – Bulk Madness!

June’s Survey Topic: Your Shopping Experience Please click here to go to our survey! Every month the Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts a survey in...

Calling All Body Tattoo Art!

Summer is here, and the time is right – for showing off your favorite tattoos! There's some awesome ink out there. Have a tattoo...

Knife Sharpening Returns to Honest Weight

Have you ever tried to cut a tomato with a blunt knife, only to have it glance off and miss your finger? Summer's here....

Stay Tuned! Co-op Happenings

Things continue to move and shake at the Co-op, thanks to a robust bottom line, a sort-of new-ish CCO, an eager Board, and plenty...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection

Dear Co-op Voice Reader; Over the past year and a half of establishing this newsletter, an evolving team has pulled together to create the look,...
Borderline

“Food For Thought” at The Linda

I’ve always believed the Capital District is lucky to have The Linda’s “Food for Thought” documentary film series.   Here’s what you missed on June 15th:...

A Beekeeper’s Lament

There is no better harbinger of spring than seeing my backyard bees launching out of the hive in search of pollen. In an enterprise...

Bright Ideas: The Co-op’s LED Lighting Replacement Project

A lot of us have been trying to figure out how to get a solar photovoltaic system for producing our own power on top...

Membership Meeting TODAY!

Contrary to usual practice, TODAY, Sunday, May 21st from 6-8pm, Honest Weight will hold its budget Membership Meeting at Albany Unitarian Universalist Church (formerly...

Justin Hardecker’s Anything-But-Cheesy Life

Frequent Cheese Department shoppers are familiar with Justin Hardecker’s gleeful delivery of his generous knowledge regarding all things cheese. His passion for the product...
NO MSG

MSG and Deceptive Labeling: The Hidden Toxic Chemical in Your Family’s Food – Part...

This final article about hidden MSG (monosodium glutamate) – see Part 1 and Part 2 – begins with an overview of the big picture...

New Co-op Board Members: Welcome!

Things continue to evolve at the Co-op: On April 30, 2017, three members were elected to our Board. Two are new to the Board,...

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

May’s Survey Topic: Bulk Department Labeling, Pamphlets, and Powders & Mixes Please click here to go to our survey! The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts...