7-story mixed-use building proposed for corner of 6th and Washington Ave.

The Queen Village Neighborhood Association will discuss the proposed demolition of three existing structures at 541 and 542 Washington Ave. and 1043 S. 6th St. in favor of a 7-story mixed-use building. The project needs a zoning variance and the public meeting will take place on Nov. 11 at 7:30

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Parking in Queen Village, part of Pennsport just got a whole lot easier

So, you know how the Queen Village Neighborhood Association uses its stretch beneath I-95  at Front and Christian Streets to rent parking spaces to residents in order to help fund neighborhood initiatives? Well, it turns out that they’ve expanded that lot to extend all the way down to Washington Avenue

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For Pete’s Sake at Front and Christian expanding to second floor

For Pete’s Sake, the longtime taproom holding down the corner at Front and Christian, is planning to bust through its ceiling to take over the second floor of the building. Representatives from the pub, at 900 S. Front St., went before the Queen Village Neighbors Association zoning committee last week

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Quick Hits: Check out your landlord, flower shop for sale, Grubhouse praise, turkey donations

A Temple University graduate student has launched a website where you can rate your landlord and check out others before renting. It’s geared toward students but is pretty interesting for any potential renter – even though grammatically, it’s driving us crazy that it’s not called “Who’s Your Landlord.” Naked Philly

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Dog Shit Crusade: Scoop the Poop Campaign launches in Queen Village

Hallelujah! The Dog Shit Crusade continues. The Queen Village Neighbors Association is taking a stand against the steaming mounds that too often litter our fine streets by installing dog-waste receptacles complete with bag dispensers around their neighborhood. Five went up two weekends ago, and five more will be installed in the

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