Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

Honest Weight’s “Co-op Family Group” – Then and Now

The Co-op Family Group had its origins in 2006 at the old store. Former HWFC member Sarah Kerlow started the group around the time...
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The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

December's Survey Topic: GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms) and Glyphosate Please click here to go to our survey! Each month, The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts...

Hosting a Gathering? Relax and Enjoy!

Every Christmas Eve, my Aunt Tess used to prepare the Feast of the Seven Fishes, a marvelous meal for about 24 family members. Right...

For Immediate Release: Solarize Albany Press Release

Solarize Albany has extended their deadline for special, discounted, pricing. The Solarize Albany group discount offer will remain available to those who have signed...

Voice Mail – December 2017

This month, the Co-op Voice has received several letters to the editor. To the Editors of the Co-op Voice, It was with dismay that I read...

Classifieds – December 2017

For Rent; Second floor 2 BR apartment on quiet Cohoes street near the bike path. Large yard with space for a garden. $650/month plus...

Honest Weight at the Empire State Plaza

Last spring, when the Honest Weight Food Co-op Café closed up shop at the Empire State Plaza (ESP), it seemed that we were ending...

The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of our...

“Once upon a time we were happy. Then the snake showed up. And we’ve been miserable ever since. “ -Dr. Robert Lustig As a school librarian,...

Lightening Our Footprint: Part II – Gift Giving

The holiday season is coming—fast. So is all the ‘stuff.’ What is there to do about it? As a mom of five kids, I...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection – Wanted: A Board of Goodwill

When I was a teenager, I read a book entitled Men of Good Will. (If written today, it would be called People of Good...
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Snapshot of a Fiscally and Collectively Healthy Co-op

The Co-op’s fiscal vital signs are strong, reported General Manager Rick Mausert at the October 3rd board meeting. Store sales for July and August...

A “Celebration of Life” for Dick Kavanaugh, Saturday Nov. 25

Richard Kevin Kavanaugh (Dick) passed on at the Van Rensselaer Manor on November 2, 2017, after a courageous acceptance of a long illness. He...

Advertise in the Co-op Voice!

Advertising in the Co-op Voice is an affordable way to reach a targeted audience year-round. We offer free classified advertising to individuals, non-profits and...
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The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

November’s Survey Topic: Say Cheese! Please click here to go to our survey! The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts a survey every month in the...

Happenings in Human Resources

Honest Weight employs approximately 200 people who join with member-owners to contribute to the operation of our store — from culling produce to managing...