December 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Two Years Running: It’s Officially a Tradition
  • Monthly Plastics/Mixed Paper Recycling Drop Off needs volunteers!
  • Thanks for the memories
  • New Delaware Riverfront Planning Initiative
  • Here’s to a Great Year Ahead
  • Casino site announcement is December 20
  • Good news (for now): Tax re-assessment plan postponed
  • QVNA Launches Transit Guide
  • Want to participate in framing an agenda for Philadelphia’s future?
  • Bright future beckons at Beck Park next Spring
  • Here’s buzz on motorcycles: Back on police radar and off the streets

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October 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Second call for nominations to QVNA Board
  • AFTER 30 YEARS, TIMES ARE CHANGING: QVNA will no longer receive NAC funding
  • Goodbye and Good Luck
  • HELP WANTED at the Library
  • Linda Reichart to perform at Settlement Music School
  • Down Home Day at Mario Lanza: moon bounce, apple bobbing, pumpkins & more
  • Tackling Graffiti yet again
  • CAN YOU HELP?
  • Southwark/Queen Village Community garden solar project now complete

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September 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • “Everyone complains about traffic… yet everyone participates.”
  • Update on community action against Foxwoods casino
  • Fall Into Action – Get Involved
  • QVNA and Recycling
  • Celebrate at St. Peter’s Festival
  • National Night Out a success
  • Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Deadline Extended for 2006
  • Elementary School Fair aids search
  • Shot Tower needs you
  • Growing together for 30 years
  • “Fall for” Mario Lanza Park

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June 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Come for fun on Tuesdays at Mario Lanza KidFest and through summer
  • Real Progress in Addressing Traffic Issues on Christian Street
  • A look backward, then forward: Lots to do — together
  • Open House Tour Thank Yous
  • TREEVITALIZE: LAST ROUND COMING UP
  • “Sacks Full of Stars” needs you
  • Tax Reassessment Committee anyone?
  • Congrats to drill teams! See them and enjoy music this summer at Jefferson Square Park
  • HARRY SOLOMON, 1922-1986
  • Parking Sub-Committee meets with Parking Authority
  • TENNIS FOR YOUTH

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April 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Christian Street focus of traffic meeting
  • An Invitation to treat yourself to QV Open House!
  • The Proposed Casino Near Us
  • What’s up at Mario Lanza
  • Help make Queen Village bike friendly!
  • Trees, trees, trees
  • Buy Fresh, Buy Local is back
  • Child Health & Safety Fair April 29
  • Real Estate Tax Forgiveness available
  • Lighten Up! Fight Crime!
  • Outside lights help deter crime
  • From South Philadelphia to Queen Village
  • Upcoming programs on city life
  • Recreation Department offers jobs

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February 2006

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Liquor licensing needs a new volunteer
  • Queen Village annihilated by explosion?
  • Bodine Street Garden is saved
  • Musical tip from a QV resident
  • Think spring, think open house
  • Gaming update
  • Parking Committee selects parking improvement projects
  • RIP Silk Screen Factory
  • Lenten Services Scheduled
  • Shot Tower rec needs new volunteers
  • QV resident runs historic New Jersey hotel

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