At the Moon & River

December 14, 2012

    This past Wednesday the Moon & River Cafe in the Stockade (gracious owner, tasty food) was the site of a meeting where bylaws were discussed. Four new people attended adding four new points of view. I arrived late, due to another commitment, but while I was there the discussion … [continue reading]

Your Bag or Mine?

December 9, 2012

An e-mail conversation among planning committee members this week concerned the issue of bags/boxes supplied to customers who have not brought their own. Paper or Plastic is and article that pretty much says that plastic is the more eco-friendly choice, but another option involves an honor system whereby there is … [continue reading]

Can Coops Work for People on Foodstamps?

December 1, 2012

There has been a renewal of talk, sparked by the recent elections, regarding how anyone on food stamps can possibly feed their family. Because a part of the mission of electric City Food Co-op is to serve those in the Schenectady food desert, it would seem that a part of … [continue reading]