The only other person to take out nomination papers so far is McKay Street resident Euplio Marciano, a Libertarian. The deadline for gathering signatures to get on the ballot is April 29.
William Owens is not in Kansas anymore.
Owens, who moved from Independence, Kan., to Beverly in December, has landed the role of “Whit” in Boston Children’s Theatre’s upcoming production of “Of Mice and Men.”
The play will be directed by Burgess Clark, the Boston Children’s Theatre executive artistic director who also lives in Beverly. It will be held April 25 through May 4 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts.
Owens is planing to study acting at Salem State University in the fall.
Two Beverly residents, Jeneil Russell and Sharon Cook, have stories in the new “Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Multitasking Mom’s Survival Guide.”
Staff writer Paul Leighton can be reached at 978-338-2675 or firstname.lastname@example.org.