11 hours ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared an...

Those of you who frequent Red Hook have probably already seen this exhibit. If not, tomorrow is your last chance! Red Hook is hosting an "exhibit closing party" where you can meet the artists and learn about the Tuesday Darkroom Class at Fleisher Art Memorial.

    Exhibit Closing Party
    https://www.facebook.com

13 hours ago

Philly makes the shortlist for new Amazon HQ!...

Philly makes the shortlist for new Amazon HQ!!

    Philly Makes Amazon's List of Top 20 HQ2 Finalists
    The company just announced its short list. This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Congrats, Philly. Amazon has narrowed its list of potential host cities for its second headquarters, and Philly made it through the first round of cuts.
    http://www.phillymag.com

30 hours ago

Many thanks to all of the neighbors who helpe...

Many thanks to all of the neighbors who helped clean up our school yards, playground, and streets this Monday.

    Resounding Success for MLK Day of Service and Projects Around Queen Village
    Despite temperatures that hovered just around 30 degrees, approximately 40-50 people came out, adults and kids alike, to pitch in for Nebinger Schoolyard, Weccacoe playground and the 400 block of Monroe; Meredith Elementary. Later, volunteers were invited back to Weccacoe's Community Room for hot dogs, lemonade, coffee and treats.
    https://qvna.org

31 hours ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Math Corps ...

Still cold out, but never too early to start planning for summer vacation!

    Math Corps Philadelphia
    Math Corps Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 189 likes · 29 talking about this. Math Corps Philadelphia's goal is to bring motivated urban youth from the 30% in math achievement to the 90%...
    https://www.facebook.com

31 hours ago

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/17/2018 -

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/17/2018 -

    QVNA Weekly Newsletter
    Read the latest issue of QVNA's e-newletter to learn about events and programs happening in and near Philadelphia's first neighborhood.
    https://us5.campaign-archive.com

34 hours ago

Resounding Success for MLK Day of Service and Projects Around Queen Village

Despite temperatures that hovered just around 30 degrees, approximately 40-50 people came out, adults and kids alike, to pitch in for Nebinger Schoolyard, Weccacoe playground and the 400 block of Monroe; Meredith Elementary.  Later, volunteers were invited back to Weccacoe’s Community Room for hot dogs, lemonade, coffee and treats.

    Resounding Success for MLK Day of Service and Projects Around Queen Village
    Despite temperatures that hovered just around 30 degrees, approximately 40-50 people came out, adults and kids alike, to pitch in for Nebinger Schoolyard, Weccacoe playground and the 400 block of Monroe; Meredith Elementary. Later, volunteers were invited back to Weccacoe's Community Room for hot dogs, lemonade, coffee and treats.
    https://qvna.org

36 hours ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared their event...

Join us tonight at Lilypad!

    Friends of Vare-Washington Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared School Dist...

It's that time again, future Vare-Washington families!

    School District of Philadelphia
    Kindergarten registration is now OPEN! For more info visit: philasd.org/kregistration
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Vare-Washin...

We'll have reservation forms at the Friends meeting on Wednesday night. Hope to see you there!

    Home and School Association Movie Night
    Hello VW Families! Our Home and School Association will be hosting a movie night on Friday, January 19, beginning at 6pm. Admission will be $2 per person...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared He...

This looks very interesting... Society Hill authors presenting their work on relationships at Headhouse Books this Tuesday...

    Happy Together Launch Event at Head House Books
    Happy Together Launch Event at Head House Books
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE OLD ROOF COVERING AND REPLACE WITH NEW ROOF

    1646 S LAWRENCE ST Issued January 12, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

6 days ago

We Love Queen Village shared Queen Village Ne...

    MLK Day of Service in Queen Village
    Join your neighbors as we work together to take care of some of Queen Village's gems. We're meeting at Weccacoe (4th & Catharine) playground at 10:00am...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 12

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1600 Block S. Front St. January 5, 2018 @ 11:25 a.m. Comment

Jan 12

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    RENOVATION OF 42 RESIDENTIAL UNITS WITH 261 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING THROUGHOUT(MULTI FAMILY)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued January 10, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH PANEL, METER & GRUNDING, INSTALL WIRING THROUGHOUT 30 SWITCHES, 50 OUTLETS, 50 LIGHTS, CABLE TV, DOOR BELL, PHONE LINES, INTERCONNECTED SMOKES/CO DETECTORS, A/C LINES AS PER 2008 (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    216-20 SEARS ST Issued January 9, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW SFD WITH ROOF DECK ROOF ACCESS PILOT HOUSE AND FRONT BAY WINDOW.

    1233 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued January 8, 2018 Comment

Jan 11

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/11/2018 -

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/11/2018 -

    QVNA Weekly Newsletter
    Read the latest issue of QVNA's e-newletter to learn about events and programs happening in and near Philadelphia's first neighborhood.
    https://us5.campaign-archive.com

Jan 11

Queen Village Neighbors Association added an ...

On January 18, 2018 at 7:30 p.m., join neighbors at Shot Tower Coffee for QVNA Magazine 101. You’ll meet the editors, block volunteers, and contributors to learn about how each issue comes together. Also find out how you can get involved by delivering issues to your block, nearby neighbors, or local businesses. Or, find out how you can become a contributor.

    QVNA Magazine 101
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 11

Jan 10

We Love Queen Village shared The Liz Lutz Tea...

And the winner is...

    The Liz Lutz Team, Realtor & International Specialist
    And the winner is...
    http://www.facebook.com

Jan 09

Our Home and School Association will be hosti...

Our Home and School Association will be hosting a movie night on Friday, January 19, beginning at 6pm. Admission will be $2 per person in advance or $3 per person at the door. The admission price will include the movie shown on the big screen in the auditorium, a slice of pizza, and bottled water. Additional pizza and snacks will be for sale. Admission is open to Vare-Washington families and to friends and family in the community.

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Our Home and School Association will be hosting a movie night on Friday, January 19, beginning at 6pm. Admission will be $2 per person in advance or $3 per person at the door. The admission price...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 09

Jan 08

We Love Queen Village shared Queen Village Ne...

There is still time to recycle your Christmas Trees!

    Christmas Tree Disposal Information
    As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to ...
    https://qvna.org

Jan 07

More well deserved accolades for QV's Hungry ...

More well deserved accolades for QV's Hungry Pigeon. Thanks for doing what you do, Scott and Pat and crew!

    Philly's Third Restaurant Renaissance Has Arrived
    Starr, Vetri, Garces, Solomonov. The founding fathers of our restaurant revival have either cashed out, moved on or lost their mojo. Where does that leave Philly? Maybe with our best food yet. Food writers in Philadelphia go through what I like to call the "12 Steps of Stephen Starr."
    http://www.phillymag.com

Jan 06

Jan 06

Jan 05

Two more Sears and a Kmart to close in Philly and at the Shore

The closures — which come on top of the 350 Sears and Kmarts closed last year — are expected between early March and April of this year with liquidation sales to start as early as next Friday, Jan. 12, at some locations. The entire department store sector is suffering as internet sales intensify.

Seritage’s growth strategy is based on taking space away from Sears. The trust bailed out Sears Holdings by buying 266 Sears and Kmart stores for $2.7 billion. Seritage gets 78 percent of its rent from Sears Holdings, which occupies all but 11 of the stores.

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

The list consists of 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores — including the Sears at 7300 Bustleton Ave. in Northeast Philly and one at the Ocean County Mall in Toms River, N.J. Also on the chopping block is a Kmart on 3301 Aramingo Ave., in Port Richmond.

The list consists of 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores — including the Sears at 7300 Bustleton Ave. in Northeast Philly and one at the Ocean County Mall in Toms River, N.J. Also on the chopping block is a Kmart on 3301 Aramingo Ave., in Port Richmond.

    Two more Sears and a Kmart to close in Philly and at the Shore
    More bleeding at Sears Holding Corp. The company announced to its employees on Thursday that it plans to close 100 additional Sears and Kmart stores nationwide. They include a Sears and a Kmart in Philadelphia, and a Sears in Toms River, N.J.
    http://www.philly.com

Jan 05

We Love Queen Village added 4 new photos.

Here’s a sneak peak at The Liz Lutz Team,’s newest listing in Queen Village. It will be hitting the market today and available to view at the Open House on Sunday. Call or text 2158506827 for more details or to set up a showing.

    We Love Queen Village
    We Love Queen Village. 768 likes. Do you live in Queen Village, or maybe you just like the area? Check our local page for up to date information about this great neighborhood!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 04

Friends of Vare-Washington added an event.

Come meet your neighbors and learn more about our school. We'll have information on upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Children welcome!

    Friends of Vare-Washington Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 04

Friends of Vare-Washington shared their event...

Due to this bad weather, tonight's meeting is cancelled. We will reschedule for later this month and post a new fb event! Stay warm and safe out there today!

    Rescheduled - Friends of Vare-Washington Meeting
    Come meet your neighbors and learn more about our school. We'll have information on upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Children welcome!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 03

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/03/2018

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 01/03/2018

    QVNA Weekly Newsletter
    Read the latest issue of QVNA's e-newletter to learn about events and programs happening in and near Philadelphia's first neighborhood.
    https://us5.campaign-archive.com

Jan 03

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      100 Block Dickinson St. December 29, 2017 @ 3:46 p.m. Comment

Jan 02

Have you heard? Vare-Washington is hosting i...

Have you heard? Vare-Washington is hosting its first family movie night on January 19 and it's open to Friends as well. Please take a moment to cast your vote for the movie by Friday and we'll share additional info as soon as we have it!

    Google Forms - create and analyze surveys, for free.
    Create a new survey on your own or with others at the same time. Choose from a variety of survey types and analyze results in Google Forms. Free from Google.
    http://docs.google.com

Jan 02

January 2018

In this issue, we take a historical view of the issues that threatened the quality of life in our neighborhood.  We also shed a spotlight on the events that led to the formation of QVNA and other groups that represent the interests of residents and businesses. Download PDF

    January 2018
    In this issue, we take a historical view of the issues that threatened the quality of life in our neighborhood. We also shed a spotlight on the events that led to the formation of QVNA and other groups that represent the interests of residents and businesses. Download PDF https://issuu.com/qvna/docs/qvna_jan2018
    https://qvna.org

Jan 02

Christmas Tree Disposal Information

As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to provide value by considering the information below to recycle your tree.

    Christmas Tree Disposal Information
    As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to ...
    https://qvna.org

Jan 02

As the holidays wind down and we enter the Ne...

As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to provide value by considering the information below to recycle your tree. Do not burn your tree. The sap will smell unpleasant and coat your chimney with a type of tar that can irritate your nose and throat, as well as potentially set your house on fire. [ 102 more words ] https://qvna.org/2018/01/02/christmas-tree-disposal-information/

    Christmas Tree Disposal Information
    As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to ...
    https://qvna.org

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