02nd Apr 2014

Nonprofits Collaborate for Community Good

In the wake of tropical storm Irene in 2011, leaders of several community organizations began to discuss the need for coordinating volunteer efforts. These conversations led to their forming the...

26th Mar 2014

Transforming the Food System from the Ground Up

If you want to ensure access to wholesome, nutritious food, here are two projects that should be of interest to you. First, consider getting a space this growing season in...

Why I am Committed to Sustainability

My recent column on the supposed energy bonanza supplied by extreme extraction methods such as fracking and tar sands mining provoked a few negative responses. Rather than argue point by...

19th Feb 2014

Affordable Housing Helps Create a Sustainable Community

We at Sustainable Woodstock are very pleased by the news that construction may begin this year on the affordable housing project at Westview Meadow (formerly called Grange Hill) in West...