The Shuttle

Read the Shuttle online.

Our newspaper, the Shuttle, is published monthly. Copies are mailed to member households, and are also available at the stores, and at selected drop spots throughout Northwest Philadelphia. The Shuttle contains news about Weavers Way stores and the Weavers Way Cooperative Association, along with stories about other topics of interest to Weavers Way members. 

Didn't get your Shuttle?

We want to know! Contact Shuttle Editor Mary Sweeten at 215-843-2350, ext. 135, or Shuttle publication dates for the remainder of 2017 are Aug. 4, Sept. 1, Sept. 29, Nov. 3 and Dec. 1.

Interested in contributing to the Shuttle?

Co-op work hours are available for writers, photographers and proofreaders. For information, contact Mary at 215-843-2350, ext. 135, or We also welcome Letters to the Editor. All editorial submissions are due the 10th of the month prior to publication.

Want to advertise in the Shuttle?

We have a circulation of more than 10,000 with over than 5,500 active member households, comprising an estimated 10,000 individuals who get the Shuttle in the mail every month. We offer low rates and discounts for multiple insertions. All advertising reservations are due the 1st of the month prior to publication (e.g., for August's issue, ads and contracts should be submitted by July 1). For specific rates and ad specs, download our ad card (.pdf 125 kb) or contact Karen Plourde, Advertising Coordinator, at, 215-843-2350, ext. 314, or 215-901-6667.

Special advertising discounts are available for participants in the Co-op's LOCAL FIRST program. If you are a LOCAL FIRST vendor, contact Karen for more info.

Shuttle Archive

Read past issues of the Shuttle in .pdf format.