Film project to close portion of Block Avenue Wednesday

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A film project will close a portion of Block Avenue today.

According to signs posted along the street, Block Avenue will be closed from Spring Street to Meadow Street from 6:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. today (July 18), and the parking lot at Block and Spring will be closed through Aug. 3.

A casting call for extras posted by a local TV station today indicates the film is called “Sweet Inspirations.” Those interested in appearing in the film may report to the Chancellor Hotel today between 2 and 7 p.m. to sign up.

The movie is being filmed by local studio, Rockhill Studios.