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The Difference GreenStar Makes - Ombuds Program Sprouts at GreenStar - Council News - North Office Notes - Membership Corner - Health Matters - Events - Sales and more
The Delicatessen @ GreenStar -— Tradition ?with a Twist - A New GreenStar Store in ?Collegetown? - Council News - Get Vocal About Local - BPA - Plastic Bags - Department News - Sales - Events - and more
Way Beyond Greenwashing -- Have Corporations Captured Big Conservation? - A Drop in the Ocean - Council News - Vote in April for Council Candidates and ?Proposed Bylaws Changes - Celebrate the Year of the Co-op at our Spring Meeting - Seeds Sown for Harvest: A Farewell to Kirtrina Baxter - The Principle of the Edible House - Department News - Events - Sales
"Empowered" Highlights Local Energy Efforts - Council Transitions to Policy Governance - North Office Notes - Council News - Homeopathy - Congo Square Market - Membership Corner - Department News - Sales
Happy Birthday, GIAC! - Localism Matters - Council News - Exciting Volunteer Opportunities Available in June - Multipurpose Plants (and Mushrooms!) for the Garden - Department News - Sales
Wild Spring Weather Slices Apple Harvest - Friendship Donations Network Partners with GreenStar - Food and Justice - Council News - It's Ice Cream Social Time! - Birth Options in Ithaca - Product News - Sales - Community Events and more
By Alexis Alexander,
After the long, harsh winter, April has finally arrived, which means GreenStar's spring voting ritual is upon us. Traditionally, GreenStar holds its annual Council elections every April. The elections provide member-owners the opportunity to choose those individuals who will represent the membership on the Co-op's governing body in the coming year.
This year's election is a signifi...