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You’re Doing It Wrong: Nuts

The best unsolicited advice I ever got from a random old lady at the Park Slope Food Co-op was to soak my nuts. I was skeptical, as I typically am when counseled about my eating habits by overly concerned strangers—especially when the advice sounds slightly pornographic. Show More Summary

Infidelity Website: Park Slope Is The Hottest NYC Neighborhood For Cheaters

Park Slope is the kind of neighborhood where young men accumulate ginormous sticker collections and locals bicker passionately over their precious food co-op—so it's completely understandable why a lot of residents would seek out some sort of action just to feel alive again, man. Show More Summary

Brooklyn "Herd Stampeding" Into Whole Foods Gowanus

The long-awaited Whole Foods in Gowanus opened at last, just minutes ago, and the Times has Vivian Yee on the scene. She's observed "at least one person with a 'Park Slope Food Co-op' tote bag at the opening of this new Whole Foods. A defector??" And the influx of eager consumers amassing at the entrance did not disappoint: [ more › ]

Park Slope Food Co-Op Has A Shoplifting Problem

Beware, Park Slope Co-op denizens, for thieves lurk among you, pilfering organic baby carrots, Cascadian Farms granola and boxes of Brad's Raw Kale Chips under your very noses. The New York Times reported today on a series of theftsShow More Summary

Park Slope Food Co-Op At War Over New Plastic Bag Ban

A proposed phaseout on plastic roll bags is tearing the Park Slope Food Co-Op apart. The Co-Op's Environmental Committee proposed the phase out as a followup to earlier legislation concerning plastic bag usage at the store. Plastic shopping...Show More Summary

Golden tickets hidden in Mast Brothers Wilco Solid Sound Festival limited edition chocolate bars

I'll let the video and press release below. do the talking, but keep your eye out for limited edition Sea Salt-flavored Mast Brothers chocolate bars while doing your shopping at the Park Slope Food Co-op this weekend!...

Brooklyn Food Co-op Considers Banning ObamaCare-Hating Soy Milk Company

You're not really a Brooklyn food co-op until you've made your first political statement—and it seems the Greene Hill Food Co-Op is ready to step out of the shadow of their big brother, the Park Slope Food Co-Op. Members of the Greene...Show More Summary

Park Slope Food Co-Op Already In State Of Sandy "Insanity"

The denizens of Park Slope know that every hurricane survival kit is incomplete and downright DANGEROUS without raw pate "seed cheese," which is apparently why the Park Slope Food Co-Op was packed to the gills with responsible adults this morning. According to the grousing on Twitter, things have not improved, and there's currently a queue to even get in the door. [ more › ]

Have You Heard About Brooklyn?

"Were any players to live in Brooklyn, they could perhaps shop for groceries at the Park Slope Food Co-op. The team could enjoy the antiques on display at the Brooklyn Flea." — Brooklyn! There are photos! --- See more posts by Alex Balk 0 comments

Adrian Grenier Puts Down Roots At Greene Hill Food Co-Op

The formidable Park Slope Food Co-Op is losing members to little-known newcomer Greene Hill Food Co-Op faster than you can say Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions. The Daily News reports that of the more than 60 to defect, the latest is none other than handsome heartthrob and alleged shift-shirker Adrian Grenier. Show More Summary

Adrian Grenier's Park Slope Food Co-Op Exit Part Of Growing Trend

Did the Park Slope Food Co-Op attempt to cover up Adrien Grenier's move to competitor Greene Hill by planting a nasty rumor alleging the actor...

Adrian Grenier and Other Park Slope Food Co-op Refugees Decamp to Rival Greene Hill

Greene Hill's self-appointed spokesmodel. Ecofriendly hottie Adrian Grenier may not be shopping at the Park Slope Food Co-op any longer, but that's not going to stop him from getting his granola on. The Daily News has it that the actor...Show More Summary

Is the Park Slope Food Co-Op Threatened by Competition?

The Park Slope Food Co-Op gets to do things like hold referendums on whether to vote on banning Israeli products in part because there aren't a ton of other options for collectivist-minded Brooklynites who like getting a really good deal on nuts and spices. But nothing gold can stay, Ponyboy, ... More »

Park Slope Parents Have Nobly Banned Their Own Favorite Treat

The ice-cream-vendor controversy might have just overtaken the Israeli-hummus controversy as the most ridiculous controversy to come out of Park Slope this year. Sure, the Park Slope Food Co-op took a vote on whether to vote on banning Israeli foodstuffs, but the parents of the Park Slope Parents list-serv have ... More »

Actor Is Said to Be Kicked Out of Co-op. He Says Otherwise.

After a report that Adrien Grenier was kicked out of the Park Slope Food Co-op, Mr. Grenier says the story's all wrong.

Adrian Grenier Kicked Out Of Park Slope Food Co-Op!

The Park Slope Food Co-Op, shifting from thorny political debates, is showing Adrian Grenier who's boss by suspending the "Entourage" star for his failure to...

A Poem for the Political Park Slope Food Co-op

Metropolitan Diary: An unusual issue faced by Brooklyn grocery shoppers, described in verse.

BREAKING: Adrian Grenier Reportedly Kicked Out Of Park Slope Food Co-op

Wow, just when the Park Slope Food Co-op thought things had settled down after the Israeli food debacle: Celebrity member Adrian Grenier was just kicked out! According to The Daily, it's because he didn't work his shift. [ more › ]

Did the Park Slope Food Co-Op Boot Adrian Grenier?

Was his beard not long enough? They're not going to ban Israeli food, but the Daily says the Park Slope Food Co-Op has kicked famous-member Adrian Grenier out after he failed to show up for a shift. But as anyone who has ever belonged...Show More Summary

In Food Policy This Week: 5 News Bites

The food policy stories we're reading: Whole Foods will stop selling "red-rated" seafood items in store starting Earth Day (April 22), members of the Park Slope Food Co-op in Brooklyn are boycotting foods from Israel, and more.

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