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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April 24, 2019

Entertainment

Watch Leslie Odom Jr. in a clip for his new post-apocalyptic film 'Only'

Leslie Odom Jr. stars alongside Frida Pinto in the new sci-fi film, "Only," directed by Takashi Doscher. The film, ahead of its premiere at Tribeca, released a solemn but striking clip early Wednesday morning.

April 24, 2019

Food & Drink

Evil Genius releases Sixers inspired beer ‘Trust the Process’

Evil Genius Beer Company has released a special Sixers inspired beer called "Trust the Process" in celebration of the team's recent win in the first round of the playoffs.

April 24, 2019

Food & Drink

Oloroso launches new tapas buffet for brunch

Oloroso, Center City's tapas and sherry bar, is launching a new tapas-style buffet brunch. The buffet brunch will be served every Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

April 24, 2019

Entertainment

Netflix releases teaser for Ali Wong rom-com 'Always Be My Maybe'

Netflix has released a teaser trailer for "Always Be My Maybe," the streaming giant's newest romantic comedy starring comedian Ali Wong.

April 17, 2019

Honors

Taylor Swift named one of TIME's '100 Most Influential People'

PA native Taylor Swift named one of TIME’s 100 most influential people.

April 17, 2019

Entertainment

Best grownup Easter movies to binge this weekend

This coming Sunday, April 21, is Easter, and while some people might be ready for the holiday, it's not for everyone. Here are the best grownup Easter movies to binge while eating all of your favorite Easter candy.

April 17, 2019

Entertainment

Beyoncé drops surprise live album for 'Homecoming' documentary

Beyonce dropped a surprise live album Wednesday morning, "Homecoming: The Live Album," in companionship with her highly anticipated Netflix documentary, "Homecoming," and we cannot keep our cool.

April 16, 2019

Transportation

SEPTA Key expanding to be available for monthly, weekly riders in all Regional Rail zones

SEPTA Key coverage will expand beginning May 1, allowing it to be used for weekly and monthly TrailPasses for riders who use the Regional Rail trains at Zone 1 and Zone 2 stations, SEPTA announced Tuesday

April 16, 2019

TV

Showtime releases teaser for Roger Ailes biopic starring Russell Crowe as Fox News chief

Showtime has released the trailer for "The Loudest Voice," a miniseries starring Russell Crowe as former Fox News chief Roger Ailes.

April 16, 2019

Crashes

SEPTA bus involved in multi-vehicle crash in Northeast Philly

A SEPTA bus was involved in a multi-vehicle crash in Northeast Philly on Tuesday afternoon that resulted in several injuries, officials confirmed.

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