Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

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...
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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...
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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...

Valentine’s Day, Every Day

Recently we celebrated Valentine's Day. What comes to mind for you when you think of Valentine’s Day? Love? Candy? Flowers? Romance? Let’s dig a little...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection – February 2018

Dear Co-op Voice Readers, In answer to an e-mailed question the Voice received after the ordeal of the January Membership Meeting, we say “Yes, Honest...

3-Question Survey

February’s Survey Topic: The Co-op Voice, the way you want it. Please click here to go to the survey! In light of all the changes that...

Legal Weed

Yes, New York State has a poor track record for keeping corruption at bay. And, yes, it operates as a nanny state on many...

Text of the Co-op Voice Co-Editors’ Speeches from the Membership Meeting, January 28th, 2018

Donna Aitoro-Williams, Paula Weiss and Bob Jacobs have together led the Co-op Voice as co-editors for the past year or so. Each of them...

Voice Mail – February 2018

This month, the Co-op Voice received two letters to the editor: Letter from Jeff Leon Letter from Elaine Hills Dear Editors, Do we still have a Voice? I’m...