Vancouver’s East End Food Co-op ends era with weekend closure

The end of an era arrived on Commercial Drive this weekend, as Vancouver’s last grocery co-op prepared to close its doors for good. After nearly 50 years, the East End Food Co-op will cease operations on Sunday. On Saturday, the store was packed with customers like Debora Gordon, stocking her pantry with Co-op products for … Read more

What do food labels really mean?

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (WBRE/WYOU) — Food companies use cleverly crafted words and phrases to market their products in hopes of influencing your purchasing decisions. But what do those labels really mean? Women’s Health: Navigating Breastfeeding in the Workplace “Imagine this. You’re walking around the grocery store looking for container steaks to buy. Reading the labels, you … Read more