Nick Vadala writes about food and entertainment for Philly.com.

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Bam Margera wants to throw a second party at West Chester’s Castle Bam but Pocopson Township doesn’t want him to

Former Jackass star Bam Margera says he is planning another blowout party for his Castle Bam property this spring, even though the upcoming get-together could be in violation of a recently passed Pocopson Township ordinance targeted at events that may attract more than 100 attendees.

Tired Hands adds mini video game arcade

Don’t forget your quarters.

Nik the Web Chick joins staff at 92.5 WXTU: ‘New Job…Who Dis?’

Michalik heads to XTU from her former position at Real 106.1, which rebranded to 106.1 The Breeze in a format change in November.

5 classic Philly-area beers you should drink for #FlagshipFebruary

Sometimes beer history is worth repeating.

Meek Mill now has beef with actor Michael Rapaport

Meek Mill officially moved past his beef with fellow rapper Drake last year, but now, the Philly-based rapper may have another high-profile feud on his hands with an even more unlikely opponent.

Feds say NJ woman who appeared on ‘American Idol,’ ‘Fear Factor’ worked as drug ring courier

Antonella Barba, 32, of Point Pleasant, was charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, heroin, and cocaine

‘Fresh Prince’ star Alfonso Ribeiro can’t register famed ‘Carlton Dance,’ US Copyright Office says

The decision came to light this week in California federal court, where the actor is suing video game makers Take-Two Interactive and Epic Games for including versions of the Carlton Dance in their popular NBA 2K and Fortnight games.

‘Smiley Face Killers’ series on Oxygen examines whether the group murdered a Wilmington man in 2008

A new series from Oxygen will examine the 2008 death of a Wilmington man who a pair of retired New York City detectives believe may have been killed by an apparent group of murderers known as the “Smiley Face Killers.”

Conshohocken Brewing Company opens new location in King of Prussia

The KOP outpost marks the company’s fifth location.