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Issues

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Drink Your Vitamins

Drinking herbal tea is all the rage. Entire tea companies (think Celestial Seasonings) have cashed in on the herbal tea phenomenon. And while that...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection

Last month I learned a new phrase, “wage compression,” and this month I learned that the Honest Weight Food Coop (HWFC) Board intends to...
Activists Diary

Sex Trafficking: A Widespread Problem Affecting the Capital Region

Activists’ Diary is a new space in the Co-op Voice for local activists to share their experiences and insights. Honest Weight Food Co-op members...
Activists Diary

Activists’ Diary: April Was the Month We Suffered No Fossil Fools!

Activists’ Diary is a new space in the Co-op Voice for local activists to share their experiences and insights. Honest Weight Food Co-op members...
Shoppers in the Bulk Department

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

May’s Survey Topic: Food Preparation and Cooking Techniques Please click here to go to our survey! Each month the Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts a...

Let’s Improve the Budget Process

A friend and I joined several other member-owners and staff for the April 18, 2018 budget presentation held after the Board’s approval of the...

What a Wonderful World of Tai Chi

On a sunny day in the park, you may have seen groups of serene-looking people moving gracefully through a coordinated set of movements. You...

Classifieds – May 2018

FOR SALE: Landscaped plot and mausoleum for two, located at Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna, NY. Call Mary: 518-424-4883. Email Mary: 1971BrightEyes AT gmail.com WANTED:...

A Model of Democratic Functioning: the Linewaiters’ Gazette of the Park Slope Food Coop

Starting a new project? Have some questions regarding procedure and protocol? Find someone who is already doing it well and adapt what they’re doing....
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

Editor’s Reflection

Dear Co-op Voice Readers, Thank you for continuing to read the Voice. We’re glad to have you back, and we hope what you find in...

Board Candidates’ Q&A

To help you learn more about the current board candidates, the Co-op Voice sent out questions to each candidate. We asked them to answer...

The Honest Weight Plants Department’s Offerings are Growing!

Anticipating spring, I recently sat down in the Co-op’s Teaching Kitchen to talk with Carol Surash, Honest Weight Food Co-op’s Plants Department Manager. The...

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...