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Wednesday, 31 Oct 2018 - In his letter James Campagna of Pittsfield writes: “I sense several backroom, slimy deals.”
Sunday, 28 Oct 2018 - In her letter to the editor Tela Zasloff of Williamstown writes: “The Nazis had Hitler and his enablers; we have Trump and the Republicans in Congress and the hate fringe supporting Trump.”
Saturday, 27 Oct 2018 - In their letter Marie and Marie T. Harpin write: “We need a District Attorney who will reform the criminal justice system in Berkshire County and will not maintain the status quo. Attorney Andrea Harrington is the only candidate on the ballot who can bring about that much needed reform.”
Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 - In her letter Kathleen Riley of Pittsfield writes: “Mr. Caccaviello lost an election, period. Blaming his [primary] election loss on his not being a politician is absurd and hypocritical. He manipulated the political system to get the advantage of incumbency.”
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 - In his letter to the editor, Steve Farina writes: “Andrea Harrington is the right person in the right place at the right time.”
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 - In her letter Beth Carlson of Stockbridge writes: “As District Attorney Andrea Harrington will be a strong advocate for justice and an asset to the county."
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 - In his letter to the editor Jim Harwood of Lenox writes: "I support any legislation that allows for collection of a room tax equivalent on short-term rentals, especially if the tax is used to fund affordable housing and or education."
Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018 - In her letter Ellen Croibier writes: "The people have spoken and multiple other Berkshire County officials have endorsed Andrea Harrington as the Democratic nominee for Berkshire County District Attorney."
Sunday, 21 Oct 2018 - In his letter, William Foster writes: “Declining school enrollment and the re-emergence of a technical path enhance the need for a merger.’
Sunday, 21 Oct 2018 - In an effort to hide Paul’s shortcomings, his campaign has made catchy signs that tout his “experience.”
Sunday, 21 Oct 2018 - In his letter to the editor, Attorney Alan J. Righi writes: "By marshaling two campaigns in two years, [Andrea] Harrington revealed her political ambitions: the DA’s race is just a steppingstone for this politician."
Friday, 19 Oct 2018 - Let this be a warning to the rest of the residents of Great Barrington. Sit down with the zoning bylaws. Scour the fine print for the loopholes. Find them. Demand they are changed.
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 - I Beth Eisenberg writes: "The enormous burden to cities, towns and school districts that must pay ever-increasing health insurance bills for current employees as well as retirees would be alleviated, and other much needed municipal and educational needs could be addressed."
Monday, 15 Oct 2018 - In her letter to the editor Rene Wood writes: "Voting NO on Question 1 doesn’t say we don’t value their dedication and care. It doesn’t mean we’re against nurses. It does mean nurse-to-patient ratios should not be one size fits all or mandatory."
Saturday, 13 Oct 2018 - In their letter Danile Kelly and Sarah Blaugrun write: "Due to ongoing political disagreements between the Southern Berkshire Regional District (SBRSD) and the Town of Egremont, questions of remediation (and financial obligations towards that end) have delayed a date of entry into the building for our students."
Saturday, 13 Oct 2018 - In her letter Regina Hill writes: "The Democratic nominee for district attorney is the least qualified person to ever run, yet she is the beneficiary of help and support from those I believe ignored that critical fact."
Saturday, 13 Oct 2018 - In his letter to the editor Jon Piasecki writes: "Perhaps he does not understand that, when more people voted for Andrea Harrington, she beat him."
Friday, 12 Oct 2018 - "The job of head prosecutor deserves someone who is trained, seasoned and has prosecuted over 5,000 cases over 30 years."
Friday, 12 Oct 2018 - "I have no idea why increased construction should prevent the town from doing something it should have done a long time ago."
Thursday, 11 Oct 2018 - Nurses have worked hard to advance our profession through education, advocacy, accountability and leadership. This law would set back the entire profession, and health care as a whole.
Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018 - In here letter to the editor, Lia Spiliotes writes: “Question 1 is a threat to Berkshire County’s overall community health.”
Sunday, 30 Sep 2018 - In her letter Rene Wood writes: "Question No. 1 will undermine the financial stability of hospitals, especially nonprofit hospitals like our beloved Fairview Hospital."
Friday, 28 Sep 2018 - Brett Kavanaugh showed himself to still be who he always was: an entitled bratty frat boy who shouts at others and pities himself.
Sunday, 23 Sep 2018 - In her letter Peggy Kern writes: "If Paul [Caccaviello] values the community he has been charged with serving in his role as DA, then he should accept our verdict and drop out of the race."
Sunday, 23 Sep 2018 - In her letter Claudia d'Alessandro writes: "I remain hopeful that Andrea Harrington will bring to the DA’s office a better understanding of the impact and threat of violent crime in our communities."
Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 - In his letter Daniel Doern writes: "New Marlborough residents will soon have the opportunity to vote and choose how, or if, they would like marijuana businesses to be located within the town."
Tuesday, 4 Sep 2018 - In her letter Susan Olshuff writes: “Young people who are isolated can become victims of bullying, violence, and depression.”
Monday, 3 Sep 2018 - In her letter to the editor, Megan Whilden writes: “Changing the trajectory of criminal justice in Berkshire County will have a life or death affect on the school-to-prison pipeline in Berkshire County.”
Monday, 3 Sep 2018 - In her letter to the editor Jessica Sinopoli writes: “Judith Knight will treat each case on an individual basis and do the right thing even when it is not easy. She did it for me.”
Monday, 3 Sep 2018 - In her letter to the editor Alisa Costa writes: "Berkshire County has the lowest rate of prosecution of these crimes [domestic violence and sexual assault] in the state and the highest rate in the state."
Monday, 3 Sep 2018 - In his letter to the editor Tate Coleman writes: “One of the reasons people may choose not to utilize public transit in rural areas is they may not know about the system.”
Saturday, 1 Sep 2018 - In his letter to the editor, Tim Walsh writes: “We believe that Andrea Harrington can bring a fresh and innovative change to the office of District Attorney which we think is sorely needed."