Spanning the Web


Taking you around the internet for your afternoon enjoyment.

1206382748Leave your handguns and poor Southie accents at home: A Weymouth-based casting agent is looking for locals to fill 700 extra roles for Bride Wars, which will be filming in the area. Those of you who look like yuppies or male exotic dancers are encouraged to audition. [Patriot Ledger]

Were we doing this wrong? The Massachusetts State Lottery has sold 25 million of the $20 Billion Dollar Blockbuster scratch tickets in less than six months. [Boston.com]

Happy Easter, indeed: The Station Family Fund raised $25,000 after a benefit concert in Providence last month was broadcast on VH1 this weekend. [WCVB]

If the burgeoning flowers weren’t proof enough of spring: Somerville starts sweeping the streets on April 1. [Somerville Journal]

What’s Bill Belichick doing in the offseason? Checking out college coeds, naturally. [Deadspin]

And here’s what Bostonista and Chowder have for you.

The Hills is back: And we’ll be snuggling up in our Lauren Conrad Collection favorites to watch.

We demand a recount: Amy Traverso takes issue with the nominees for the James Beard Awards.