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31 12, 2018

January/February Co-op Throwback

December 31st, 2018|Co-op Throwback, Store News|0 Comments

From out of our archives: check out this photo of an early Co-op storefront on Meade Street. We found this beauty in a box of photos, but it isn’t dated. Do you know what year this photo was taken? Do you have any memories of the Co-op from this era? Share your thoughts and memories [...]

31 12, 2018

Our commitment to local, sustainable agriculture

December 31st, 2018|Store News|0 Comments

Your Co-op was proud to sponsor Pennsylvania Women’s Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN) 11th Annual Symposium — Women Growing Justice — on Wednesday December 12, 2018 at Chatham University’s Eden Hall Campus in Gibsonia. PA-WAgN is a powerful network of women farmers, entrepreneurs, educators, service providers and industry professionals, and the Symposium is their annual opportunity to [...]

31 12, 2018

Heart Healthy Recipes

December 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts, Store News|0 Comments

In the spirit of resolving for a healthier 2019, and in recognition of American Heart Month in February, we’ve put together some delicious, heart-healthy recipes. Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women? You can make healthy changes to lower your risk of developing heart disease. Controlling [...]

31 12, 2018

Spotlight on Local: Nathan Miller Chocolate

December 31st, 2018|Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts, Vendor Spotlight|0 Comments

Nathan Miller Chocolate is an American small batch chocolate factory in Chambersburg, PA, owned and operated by Nathan Miller and his wife Chelsea Russo. Nathan is a formally trained pastry chef who manages the chocolate making “from bean to bar,” meaning he selects and processes the raw cocoa, tempers it, and comes up with unique, [...]

31 12, 2018

January Store News

December 31st, 2018|Store News|0 Comments

Happy New Year, Co-operators! Do you recognize the New Year as an opportunity to make a change in your life? Many of us make ambitious resolutions around food, fitness, health and wellbeing this time of year. If you have wellness goals, we can certainly help! Did you know we have free wellness classes and special [...]

31 12, 2018

January Register Round Up – Hilltop Urban Farm

December 31st, 2018|Register Round Up, Store News|0 Comments

Global Links is a medical relief and development organization dedicated to supporting health improvement initiatives in resource-poor communities and promoting environmental stewardship in the US healthcare system since 1989. Global Links captures unused, unexpired surplus medical supplies from healthcare facilities in and around Pittsburgh, keeping them out of landfills and redirecting them to those [...]

31 12, 2018

DIY: Beeswax Wrap

December 31st, 2018|Do It Yourself, Featured in The Co-operator, Featured Posts|0 Comments

Supplies: Thin, 100% organic cotton fabric, cut to 8×8 in. squares or circles. Organic beeswax, grated Powdered pine resin (avaialble for purchase online) New paintbrush (that will be used for this purpose only) Cheese grater (used exclusively for beeswax) Pinking shears (optional, but will help keep your fabric from unraveling at the edges ) Baking [...]