(Charlemont, MA) – Hollywood is coming back to Western Mass–and this time, you might be able to be a part of it. An open casting call is being held at Berkshire East Ski Area in Charlemont Sunday. It’s for the movie “Then There Was,” a full-length feature to be shot in the West County later this month. The producer is actor and Charlemont resident Jordan Marder. The film will be directed by Louis Mandaylor, and will co-star his brother Costas Mandylor, who is best known for his his role as mobster Frank Costello in the 1991 film “Mobsters.” Extras will not be paid, but will have their names in the film’s credits.
The city council has given initial approval to an updated snow removal ordinance which makes failure to clear sidewalks a civil offense, punishable by a new fine structure.
MGM has been soliciting contractors interested in working on the 800-million-dollar casino project.
The annual lottery for admission into the Holyoke Community Charter School drew 632 families this year.
City Councilor Paul Spector is warning residents about a great horned owl that has taken up residence near Massasoit Street.