Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

Classifieds – November 2017

The Mendelssohn Club is holding its “Class and Brass” holiday concert Friday, December 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m., at The Egg. Empire State Plaza,...

Where the Music is Brewin’…the Co-op Coffeehouse!

Let’s look back in time to October 7, 2017, when the Honest Weight Food Co-op held its first Coffeehouse Open Mic Night. Picture a...
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From the Suggestion Box

Member Owner David Bulnes manages the Suggestion Box for the Co-op. He makes sure the questions get to the right departments, and then he...

Lightening the Holiday ‘Footprint’ (Part I)

Fall is upon us officially now, and so quickly we are thrust into the ‘holiday season.' This season can easily become synonymous with the...

We Need YOU at the October 22 General Membership Meeting!

Sunday, October 22, at the First Unitarian Universalists of Albany 405 Washington Ave, Albany Members, plan to come to this meeting, which consists of Meet the...
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What’s Happening At the Co-op?

On Saturday, October 21, Honest Weight will hold its second annual Homegrown Happening and will also celebrate the opening of a new art exhibit...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection

The Times, They Are a’Changing. Again. Yes it’s a cliché, with apologies to Bob Dylan. But the past 10 years have seen change unlike any...
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Protected: Voice Mail – October 2017

Note from the Co-op Voice Editors: Back by popular demand: letters from resigning Board members Rebekah Rice and Kate Doyle. (We editors admit that at...

The Ketogenic Diet 101

This is the third article in a three-part series on fats in the diet. Part two of this series on fats in the diet left...

Scratching the Surface of Brendan Kelly: More Than A Produce Manager

What quiet wonders lie tacitly in the background story of those we see daily, at the Co-op? Produce Manager Brendan Kelly is entirely at home...
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The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

October's Survey Topic: Wellness! Please click here to take our survey. Every month, the Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts a short survey in the Co-op...

Staff Happening – Appreciation Day, 2017

Co-op staff and members gathered in appreciation on Friday the 13th to celebrate each other and their connection to our community. Around 150 people...

Food for Thought at The Linda – Chew on This: Milwaukee 53206

On September 17, a sizeable gathering of people viewed the documentary Milwaukee 53206 at The Linda in Albany, New York, in partnership with Honest...

Co-ops; Choosing and Creating Change (Part 2)

Faced with the menace of global warming, food co-ops are playing a vital role in bringing about needed change. For instance, in 2006, just...
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Working at the Co-op; How Does it Stack Up?

There are several ways to be employed at Honest Weight. As of July 21, 2017 when the most recent report was compiled by Rhoda...