Back to Basics

April 9, 2019
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The idea of the Back to Basics program is not new to the Co-op community nor is it new to the Swarthmore Co-op. The Back to Basics program first start…

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Hedgerow Theatre is offering Swarthmore CO-OP owners a continuing special

April 4, 2019
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Starting today, when you buy Hedgerow tickets online and use a special code, you’ll get a 33% discount on tickets. A $37 ticket is just $25 for Coop members only.…

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Margaret Kuo dumplings

February 20, 2019

Ingredients: 2 cups all purpose flour 1 cup of Cold water Napa vegetables chopped 2 stalks of chopped scallions 3 slices chopped fresh ginger Seasonings: 1 teaspoon of Salt 1/2…

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Who Owns Your Grocery Store?

February 15, 2019

New book about consumer-owned grocery stores pulls back the curtain on the grocery giants For many of us fortunate enough to be able to purchase our food from a grocery…

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Stay Calm and Shop On! Change is Coming.

February 8, 2019

Thank You for the many responses and online conversations that came from my last communication. With all this positive energy, I want to continue the dialogue and give you an…

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Sticky Chicken

January 4, 2019

Ingredients: 4 Bone-in chicken thigh half a bottle of red Russian dressing 3 table spoons of orange marmalade Directions: Pre-Heat Oven to 350. Combine dressing and marmalade. Coat chicken with…

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Braised Short Ribs

December 14, 2018

Ingredients 1 lb. of beef short ribs 1 tsp. salt 2 tbs. all purpose flour 1 tbs. olive oil 1 clove garlic, chopped 1 cup red wine 1 cup beef…

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Helen’s Pure Foods

September 14, 2018

Helen’s Pure Foods, located in Cheltenham, was started by, well, Helen, who loved hummus. But in 1978, very few people in the region knew what hummus was. So Helen made…

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May 1, 2018
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The mission of Cupcakeology, a family owned and operated bakery located in Collingdale, PA, is to deliver genuine, super moist, 100% made-from-scratch cupcakes that remind you of your mother’s baking,…

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Spring Challenge

April 6, 2018

When the Equity Campaign was launched in December, the immediate response from owners gave the Co-op a shot of working capital to make improvements that all shoppers have benefited from.…

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