Queen Village

People in a couple of South Philadelphia neighborhoods found anti-Semetic and racist flyers on cars, sidewalks and porches over the weekend.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
November 04, 2019 - 7:57 am
People in a couple of South Philadelphia neighborhoods found anti-Semetic and racist flyers on cars, sidewalks and porches over the weekend, and police are now trying to track down the source.
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Police say five people were playing dice in the courtyard of an apartment complex on 5th Street near Carpenter Street when, just before midnight, a car pulled up and two men inside got out and shot them.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
October 11, 2019 - 6:53 am
Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting in the Queen Village section of the city Thursday night that left five people wounded.
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Giant Heirloom Market sign
Giant Food Stores
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Giant Food Stores is planning to open three more supermarkets in Philadelphia before the end of the year. The grocery stores will be located in University City, at 3401 Chestnut St.; Northern Liberties, at 1002 North Second St., across from Schmidt's Commons; and at...
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Paul Rodriguez and Bridget Foy have opened a new restaurant called Cry Baby Pasta at Third and Bainbridge streets.
Society Hill Films
Hadas Kuznits
January 18, 2019 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After a fire destroyed Bridget Foy's at Second and South streets in October 2017, the long-time owner and namesake has a new place in Queen Village. Owner Bridget Foy has opened Cry Baby Pasta at Third and Bainbridge streets, an Italian restaurant with a rock 'n' roll...
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Philadelphia police are investigating a racially-charged act of vandalism at a Queen Village playground.
Pat Loeb | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
August 02, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two young boys have come forward as the ones who hung a black doll on a noose at Weccacoe Playground in Queen Village, unaware of the history of the property or lynching in the U.S. Philadelphia police began investigating the incident Thursday afternoon, believing it...
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