Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

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...

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

April’s Survey Topic: Food and Product Manual Please click here to go to our survey! The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) is really glad to be...

Classifieds – April 2018

Events Mendelssohn Club of Albany’s Spring Concert, Friday, May 18 at 7:30pm. Chancellors Hall, State Education Building, 89 Washington Ave., Albany, NY. Tickets may be purchased...

The Nightmare Brewing off Our Shores

Activists’ Diary, a new space in the Co-op Voice for local activists to share their experiences and insights; not a position paper or a...

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...
Coffee pot from a 1985 Coop Scoop.

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...