Virginia Streva

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Virginia Streva is a Culture Curator for PhillyVoice.com. Originally from south Louisiana, she moved to Philadelphia in 2015. She loves exploring different themes in culture and is loving the Philly culture she has become a part of since moving here. She has a background in music journalism and creative writing. She wrote her first novel, "I Want To Be Adored," in 2011. When she’s not writing, she enjoys yoga, watching "Food Network" in her PJs with a cup of tea, and exploring the city. Follow her on Twitter @vastreva.

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February 18, 2019

Pets

CBD oil and your pet: What you need to know

We all know that CBD can take the edge off without the high for us humans, but it may do the same thing for your anxiety-ridden dog.

February 18, 2019

Entertainment

Netflix cancels Marvel shows 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Marvel’s “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher” have been canceled at Netflix, Deadline reports.

February 18, 2019

Entertainment

What the Academy Awards kept doing wrong and what may go right on Sunday night

The Oscars have had their share of controversies this year - in fact, it may be the most controversial year yet for the awards ceremony. Here's a look back on everything that's gone down since August and if this year might end up as a repeat of the 1989 disaster at the 61st Annual Academy Awards.

February 15, 2019

Entertainment

Bradley Cooper talks 'A Star is Born' and being a 'Philadelphia idiot' on Colbert

Philadelphia native Bradley Cooper appeared on the “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” Thursday night and talked "A Star Is Born" and performing with Lady Gaga.

February 15, 2019

Pets

Tesla introduces 'Dog Mode' to keep your pet cool in the car

Tesla is now introducing its latest feature, “Dog Mode,” which will allow pet owners to leave their beloved animal in the car without fear of overheating. Gone are the days of leaving your anxiety ridden pet at home, now they can travel with you.

February 15, 2019

Music

Apparently Fyre Festival 2.0 might happen, Ja Rule says

If you haven’t caught the mesmerizing trainwreck that was Fyre Festival as captured by Netflix's documentary “FYRE” and Hulu’s documentary, "Fyre Fraud," well, you may get another opportunity to check it out in person.

February 13, 2019

Entertainment

Charles Barkley talks NBA super teams and Bill Belichick on Jimmy Kimmel

Former 76er, Charles Barkley, appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Tuesday night and talked about the NBA, Bill Belichick, and even squared off with comedic actor Ray Romano in "Name That Famous Celebrity."

February 13, 2019

Pets

A Terrier won the Westminster Dog Show and people weren't impressed

Well, King is officially the “King” of the Westminster Dog Show. A wire hair fox terrier, known as King, won the Best in Show title at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

February 13, 2019

Entertainment

'Queer Eye' is back next month, Netflix announces

It was announced on Wednesday that the beloved makeover show will premiere its third season on March 15. It made the announcement with a video posted to the "Queer Eye" Instagram page, playing a teaser to Carly Rae Jepson's new single, “Now That I Found You."

February 13, 2019

Entertainment

Philly rocker Kurt Vile performs 'Yeah Bones' on Seth Meyers

From his latest record, "Bottle It In," Philly rocker, Kurt Vile returned to “Late Night With Seth Meyers” on Tuesday night to perform a deep cut off the record, “Yeah Bones.”

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