Cohousing in the News


Winnipeg Free Press

Boost for agricultural jewel: $1-M Viterra contribution shows value of institution
Winnipeg Free Press
There had been talk in the past about an the creation of an ambitious centre of excellence co-housing several agricultural research facilities, possibly located at the University of Manitoba's Fort Garry campus. But the talk on Tuesday centred on CIGI ...

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Baby Boomers Take Senior Living Cues from The Golden Girls
Senior Housing News
Around the country, there are nonprofit organizations that match seniors for co-housing, including Family Eldercare in Central Texas. Climbing rents in Austin is driving seniors far outside the city, Joyce Hefner, Family Eldercare's director of housing ...


Aging Texas 'Golden Girls' Doubling Up for Affordable Housing
New America Media
The National Shared Housing Resource Center has a list of organizations that match seniors up for what's called "co-housing." There are no such agencies in Austin right now. But people who do co-housing in other cities say nonprofits that work with ...


Cohousing project proposed for Fair Oaks
Sacramento Business Journal
A site tour is set for this Saturday, with another on March 16 and a presentation on the cohousing concept planned on March 29 at the Fair Oaks library. A previous forum on cohousing in February attracted 70 people, and Maskall said developers ...


Triple Pundit

Extended Power Outage Tests High-Performance House
Triple Pundit
We live in a house where the design was guided by the Passive House Standard at Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage. ”Build it nice and tight, face it to the south, not towards the road, and put most of your glass on the south,” explains GO Logic foreman ...


Boulder Realtor Explains Popularity of the Holiday Neighborhood
Newswire (press release)
The design and architecture of all the single family homes, condos, cohousing and town houses bespeak a concern for the environment in terms of their use of sustainable resources while offering buyers modern, contemporary style that is not easy to come by.


Earth Year 2014: Climate changes draw attention
Corvallis Gazette Times
Learn about cohousing on this free tour. To sign up, cohocontact [at] cohoecovillage [dot] org or 541-753-4453. Sponsored by CoHo Ecovillage. • Complete Organic Gardening Course: Deadline to register, March 28. The course will be held Wednesday evenings ...

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7 Steps To A Secure Retirement For Women
Forbes
Look into alternative housing options. Sally Abrahms, a writer specializing in boomer and senior housing who blogs for AARP, says there are plenty of them and there will “be more down the road.” One of the “coolest housing models,” she says, is ...


Walmart's Concept Hybrid Truck Would Make a More Efficient Fleet
Triple Pundit
Her experience includes work with small-scale solar energy installations and utility-scale wind farms. She earned an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio Graduate School and she resides in Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage in Midcoast Maine ...

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Audrey Child: Select Board candidate Kruger is experienced, level-headed
GazetteNET
I'm going to vote for Connie Kruger for one of the open positions on the Select Board and I hope you will also. My history with Connie goes back to 1992, when a group of us were trying to figure out how to build a cohousing community in Amherst. Connie ...

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Childless look to others in planning for old age
Toledo Blade
Others — both singles and couples without children — are considering cohousing situations with people of all ages. Bill Strubbe, 58, a writer and painter in San Francisco, with no children, plans in the fall to relocate to a kibbutz outside Haifa ...


76ers retire Allen Iverson's No. 3 jersey
WJAC Johnstown
New charges filed against Johnstown homicide suspect · Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend ...

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Democrats vying for lieutenant governor to debate
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Land Bank Expands Holdings With 30 Wooded Acres in Vineyard Haven
Martha's Vineyard Gazette
Iron Hill lies to the east and Co-housing is on the west. The reservation trailhead is on Stoney Hill Road opposite Thimble Farm. Other recent land bank activity in the area includes the acquisition of 3.2 acres in June 2013 and 9.2 acres in August 2012.

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Ancona's centre-left city council evicts housing occupation
libcom.org (blog)
One of the occupation's overt aims was to develop the potential of co-housing in facing economic dispossession. The centre-left Democratic Party, currently in control in the city of Ancona, opposed the occupation from the very beginning. Using an ...


Triple Pundit

Chick-fil-A Commits to Serving Antibiotic-Free Chicken
Triple Pundit
Her experience includes work with small-scale solar energy installations and utility-scale wind farms. She earned an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio Graduate School and she resides in Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage in Midcoast Maine ...


Police respond to disturbance at Pa. school
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Flight 93 reminders everywhere on new Navy ship
WJAC Johnstown
New charges filed against Johnstown homicide suspect · Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend ...

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Police: man starts fire in his foreclosed Pa. home
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Tucson Weekly

Tucson Fasola Explore the Haunting and Unfamilar
Tucson Weekly
Tucson Fasola — founded by J.P. Thom-Gronachan in the late '90s — performs music Sacred Harp music every first and third Saturday at the Sonora Cohousing Common House. On Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2, the group will host the annual ...


Man sentenced to 2 life terms in Pa. stabbings
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Thai protest leader places conditions on talks
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Bitter cold predicted for parts of Pa. again
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Pa. teacher gets prison for relations with 2 boys
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years · Polls in Blair Co. to have handicap access by November · Ice jam causes flooding concerns in Clearfield County · Emergency officials attend annual training · Local care facility expands its services.

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Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years
WJAC Johnstown
Blair Co. housing assessment not done in 56 years. Updated: Wednesday, February 26 2014, 10:30 AM EST. By: WJAC Web Staff. HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. -- The last time a reassessment was completed in Blair County was in 1958, which means residents ...

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