September 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Ongoing conversations on AVI and tax policy
  • ‘IN HIS FRIENDS’ OWN WORDS’ Remembering Jeff Rush
  • MARK YOUR CALENDAR Informational session with the Office of Property Assessment on the AVI (Actual Value Initiative)
  • November Elections for QVNA Board
  • From Southwark/Queen Village Garden: City Harvest, Summer Camp
  • For Your Fall Calendar: September 29 – FRENCH REVOLUTION LEADER JEAN PAUL MARAT
  • Save October 8 for Friends of Weccacoe Playground
  • Richard Wolk Remembers Jeff Rush
  • Want a Clean Weed-Free Queen Village? Just Do It!
  • QVK9 Expands Scope to Educate and Donate
  • Need Baby Sitting?

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June 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Six-month report: we’re making progress
  • Weccacoe Fun Festival/Sustainability Fair is huge success; something for everyone
  • Open House, Open Enjoyment
  • TENNIS AT WECCACOE THIS YEAR
  • Summer at Mario Lanza Park: Kid-Fest, movies, barbecues, music
  • Meredith School student Michael Woodward: A voice on the rise
  • Queen Village mural progresses; but needs your support
  • Settlement’s Kaleidoscope offers fall classes for preschoolers
  • QVK9: Responsible dog owners of Queen Village unite
  • Do Belgian Blocks have charm to calm the urban traffic beast?
  • Friends of Weccacoe Playground send THANKS to generous merchants
  • Tax reform: ‘Do AVI right, not recklessly’

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May 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Response to ‘It Takes a Village’ canvass ‘overwhelmingly positive’
  • City funds Weccacoe Playground
  • Twelve + Twelve = Beautified Neighborhood
  • Sharing needed supplies with schools
  • 35th Annual Queen Village Open House and Garden Tour Saturday, May 19, noon to 4 pm
  • Southwark’s 250th a great success
  • QV Tree Tenders perform post-planting mulching magic
  • FUN Filled Festival at Weccacoe June 2, 11 am to 3 pm
  • Help add a mural to Queen Village
  • Sextons offer Sideshow at Gloria Dei
  • Mario Lanza Park: Seeking more good Friends
  • Make a Mother’s Day
  • Free Tai Chi Class at the River
  • Help QVNA clean up!

May 2012

April 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Property Tax Reform and the Actual Value Initiative
  • ‘It Takes Queen Village’ is knocking on your door!
  • COME CELEBRATE SOUTHWARK ON ITS 250TH ANNIVERSARY (1762-2012!)
  • Winnie the Pooh would feel right at home at Southwark Queen Village Community Garden
  • Join TreeVitalize Tree Planting on Saturday, April 21
  • QV Open House Tour May 19
  • FitC: Enrich your urban experience
  • Correction: Luckily, the Crier didn’t write the check!
  • 2,000 bags of trash off the streets
  • Help QVNA clean up!
  • Jean Barr stars in energy audit story
  • A Call to Action: Can we stoop to conquer litter?
  • MUSICAL NEWS FROM NEBINGER
  • Upcoming at Meredith School
  • News from QVNA Dog Committee
  • PSSST…Join Small Streets Society
  • Music, Guitar Instruction Offered
  • Free Lecture at Settlement

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March 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Schools, taxes, history, and joint efforts
  • Help build good schools: ‘It Takes Queen Village’
  • Congratulations, Ralph Burnley
  • Open House and Garden Tour: Yours this year?
  • PA Property Tax or Rent Rebate Program
  • A Q and A with Walt Lowthian about Friends of Weccacoe
  • Passing the Torch for Art in the Park
  • Kudos to ‘For Pete’s Sake’ for renovation for neighborhood’s sake
  • Help Yourself to Health
  • Tuesdays for Books, Babies
  • HELP MEREDITH & NEBINGER ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RIGHT NOW

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February 2012

Here’s what’s inside:

  • Progress, Participation, Four new Committees
  • QVNA forms new Schools Committee
  • What I-95 took away
  • GHOST STORIES
  • Hello, street trees
  • Goodbye, circulars
  • Cities and Highways
  • At Weccacoe: Save June 2 for Second FUN-Filled FUNdraiser
  • Independent dog group meets
  • Help QVNA clean up!
  • Yo Dawg! comics seek to teach eco-friendly dog life
  • George W. Nebinger School’s scores on the rise

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January 2012

January 2012

  • Our Inheritance, Our Challenges
  • On Monroe Street neighbors make a clean sweep
  • Nebinger goes green, wins big
  • Annual Queen Village Open House and Garden Tour: Your house or garden, perhaps
  • Recycling at Curbside: The list grows
  • Weccacoe plans include obstacle course
  • Update: Mario Lanza Dog Run
  • YOUR VIEWS ON DOG WASTE, WATER POLLUTION