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D.A.’s RACE WILL DECIDE FUTURE OF LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY; SHUGRUE MEANS BUSINESS

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BY DAN VALENTI

PLANET VALENTI NEWS AND COMMENTARY

(FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE, THE WEEKEND EDITION MAY 13-5, 2022) — THE PLANET recently ran into an avid supporter of Berkshire County D.A. Andrea Harrington. Zealots, for all their inability to comprehend, reason, do possess a certain piquant innocence. After telling THE PLANET every little thing we’re doing wrong, she  tried to justify “Andrea’s track record.

Trying to keep it a fair fight, let it be said THE PLANET didn’t bring the “track record” up. She did when we asked, specifically, why she thinks Andrea will win “going away” (and we wish she would!).

“Her track record.”

Then, stepping on the claymore she buried herself, the True Believer asked me not why I think Andrea would lose but why did I think she won’t win (a subtle difference our good friends the lawyers, barristers, and esquires will appreciate).

With a Buster Keaton face, we replied: “Her track record.”

———- ooo ———-

It would have been entertaining to get a transcript of the woman’s bumblingly stirring defense of the county’s chief prosecutor. The word-toss reminded me of the North Korea’s announcement yesterday of COVID in Pyonyang:

“A most serious emergency case of the state occurred,” the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said. “The state emergency epidemic prevention command and relevant units made deliberation of the result of strict gene arrangement analysis on the specimen from persons with fever of an organization in the capital city on May 8, and concluded that it coincided with Omicron BA.2 variant which is recently spreading worldwide rapidly.”

To which we say, “exactly.”

The woman also said Andrea “would love to meet with THE PLANET” — provided we were handcuffed in a chair and forced to listen to a “re-education speech,” which she would personally deliver as part of THE PLANET‘s rehabilitation into “right thinking.” Included in the curriculum: The finer points of “restorative justice.”

We’ll hear about how The Kapanskis need to “invest” in our young punks, gang members, bums, layabouts, junkies, pushers, pimp, illegals, and prostitutes. Invest? How about a swift kick in the butt for all those who won’t pull their fair share and who would rather live free, cradle to grave, on all the levels of government — city, state, and federal — that have royally screwed the Bay State.

Royally. And we thought the Founders didn’t want an unaccountable monarchy.

Actually, we remain open to meeting with the district attorney. All she has to do is dial “V” for “VALENTI.” THE PLANET has already had long, private meetings with Bob Sullivan and Tim Shugrue, who began this cycle as Harrington opponents. Sullivan has since dropped out of the race and thrown his support behind Shugrue.  When the phone doesn’t ring, we’ll know it’s Andrea not getting back to us.

Since there is no Republican or independent candidate (Sullivan was the latter), the Sept. 6 preliminary election will decide the winner.  November will be a mere formality, the rehearsal for a January coronation. As we approach that date, THE PLANET shall be increasing our coverage, for the simple reason that there is no more important local election this year. The stakes:  the future of public safety in Berkshire County, particularly Pittsfield, the county seat.

———- ooo ———-

At this early stage, that future rhymes with “adieu, true, new, coup, debut, renew, and undo.”

Do we have to draw you a map?

The future of the D.A.’s office is Shugrue.

And how do you do?

Tim Shugrue, veteran prosecutor and defense attorney whose has been in the court room thousands of times, has been quietly but effectively building a campaign organization that will draw upon a vast network of resources, time, talent, and treasure. Shugrue has hit the ground doing a fair version of a campaign’s Usain Bolt. O Salutaris, Hostia.

Meanwhile, Andrea has yet to formally announce. She’s laying low, so low that Chubby Checker has put her on speed dial for his next Limbo. THE PLANET wonders why? Could it be her terrible track record? Is she playing rope-a-dope? If that’s the case, she’s going to lasso herself. Is she trying to lull Shugrue into a false sense of security? If so, she might have already flown past the fail-safe point.

How will that turn out? THE PLANET advises viewing Stanley Kubrick’s Dr. Strangelove.

Have a great weekend, everybody!

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“We fabricate fictions not so that the false will seem true but to tell the most unspeakable truth with absolute faithfulness”Elena Ferrante

“OPEN THE WINDOW, AUNT MILLIE.”

LOVE TO ALL.

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J2S
J2S
10 days ago

Anyone but the current failure of 3 + years !

Ron Kitterman
Ron Kitterman
10 days ago

Everything she touches is a reverse Midas touch From the time she raised her left hand to take the oath of office she has been a disaster,

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

Yet another subjective personal attack against Berkshire County District Attorney Andrea Harrington by blogger Dan Valenti. This time it her track record of 3 years, 4 months, and 12 days of prosecuting crimes. Just like Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, Unicorns, and a Fortune 500 company moving to Pittsfield, prior to 2019, Pittsfield was a utopia of living wage jobs, Level One public schools, political integrity by honest public servants, safe streets, and a downtown arts district that rivaled Paris, London, NYC, and L.A. But then “the big bad” Andrea Harrington became the D.A. in 2019, and she caused Pittsfield to become a dystopian disaster. Add to that Trippy Country Buffet and the lovely Linda Tyer, and Pittsfield has three evil witches destroying the Berkshires with their evil spells. Now the man, the myth and the legend named Tim Shugrue is promising to bring Pittsfield safe streets, but we have heard those failed promises to restore Pittsfield’s glory days of the post-WW2 1950s & 1960s era for about 50 years now. Should we be holding our collective breath for Tim Shugrue to be Pittsfield’s one true Savior and Messiah? Tim Shugrue touts his decades of legal experience, but he hasn’t listed his successes and failures as a Berkshire-based Attorney. I wonder why? Not really, of course. In closing, Tim Shugrue’s promises are about as worthless as Jimmy Ruberto’s Rolodex, which I heard can be found at the bottom of Silver Lake.

My name is Earl
My name is Earl
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

Johnathan… we have a padded room waiting for you. Andrea can come give you a hug with her snaggletoothed grin

No personal attacks here you nutcase

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

flip flop, flip flop, flip flop…………

Will you criticize Flat Tyer next, or praise her as a goddess and crawl up under her skirt again?

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

Dear Mr. Melle,

I have asked you to please stop writing letters of support for me, to include any blog posts. Your name elicits negative press/publicity for me, and quite frankly is “voter turn-out poison.”

I do not need your support from this point forward….PLEASE.

And in closing, to answer your two questions:

(1) No, I will not criminally charge Andrea Nuciforo. The “actions” you listed do not rise to the level of criminal activity. I believe the last three District Attorney’s over the past 20 years or so, (Downing, Capeless, and Cacciviello) have already told you such. Have you considered using some of Mr. Nuciforo’s medicinal medication to “chill out?”

(2) No, I will not use the Office of the District Attorney to “decriminalize outdoor masturbation activity.” There is nothing wrong with “self love” Mr. Melle, however; you must do that in the privacy of your home. Masturbating in public is a criminal offense and this office will prosecute to the fullest extent of the law, if you are a white male. May we suggest you grab some balls, the recreation type Mr Melle, and go outside and burn off excess energy?

In closing, this office would ask that you send your support to my opponent.

Respectfully,
DA Andrea Harrington, POC advocate and mitigation specialist

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
Reply to  Markus Aurelius
10 days ago

I am proud of Andrea Harrington, who graduated in my sister (THS) High School in Pittsfield along with me in 1993. Her professional accomplishments are praiseworthy. I have written that her tenure as Berkshire County District Attorney has been problematic at times. I have also written that prior to 2019 when she became the D.A., Pittsfield’s violent crime rate was still in the top ten cities by population in Massachusetts, according to the FBI’s annual reports. To be clear, Pittsfield has NOT changed its violent crime pandemic since 2019. As for Nuciforo, he viciously persecuted, bullied and threatened me, as well as my dad, Bob Melle, who was an elected Berkshire County Commissioner (1997 – mid-2000), he (Nuciforo) was in bed with the Boston Financial District when he was a Pittsfield State Senator, which led to him having to step down from the post in 2006, and about a decade later, he (Nuciforo) used his political connections in Pittsfield and Boston to cofound his multimillion-dollar marijuana business called Berkshire Roots for a little over 5 years since March of 2017. Nuciforo got away with being a corrupt politician for over 25 years now. D.A. Andrea Harrington probably knows all of these matters. Nonetheless, I am proud to support D.A. Andrea Harrington for reelection in 2022.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

Squeaky Nipples is an abject failure as a DA , and embraces Soros funded Anti-American corruption, and perversions, of our legal system.

I’ll vote in the democratic primary for bad instead of her/worse. Too bad there are no other alternatives in the general election.

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

As far as Nuciforo goes, there are 2 sides to the story. One from you claiming harassment etc. . and the other side you don’t mention where you harassed him where he had no choice, but to seek help in stopping you. He took your harassment seriously as others have through the years ,that had contact with you while you ran your mouth and scared them as well. I’m no big fan of Nuciforo , but both sides should be told of your poor me crap of you being traumatized.

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
Reply to  J2S
9 days ago

Please Google & read my blogspot pages about my negative experiences with “Luciforo”; thank you. I am not allowed to write about them anymore on this blog, and I accept that. Bullies always say that there are two sides to a story to cover their tracks.

MrsMiaWallace
MrsMiaWallace
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

This explains a lot.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  Markus Aurelius
9 days ago

Chances are he has insufficient evidence and won’t be charged.

Ozias Vincelette
Ozias Vincelette
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
10 days ago

Ordinarily I enjoy your comments but this one is puzzling. What would you list as successes in the DA’s office over the last 3+years? Do you know Shugrue personally?
You and Dan have something in common: you both know how to stir the pot and get folks thinking. Say hello to your dad. I hope he is well.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

You do have the right to remain silent. Please use that right.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
10 days ago

Oh boy!!!!!

I’ll get to vote for DemocRATS!!!! In their primary!!!

Pittsfield Plummett
Pittsfield Plummett
10 days ago

Will it matter who the DA is if there are no cops left to arrest anyone?

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Pittsfield Plummett
10 days ago

Maybe with a fresh new start with a new and improved da things will get better for the ones who have been here and new recruits.

Al A. Bye
Al A. Bye
Reply to  Pittsfield Plummett
10 days ago

The cops left PPD for other towns when they got sick and tired of arresting people only to have Harrington dismiss the cases. Wynn won’t stand up to her because he is PW’d.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
10 days ago

Let’s just hope Shoe Glue gets his vote out. Voters aren’t always motivated to vote after the hangover from the lazy hazy crazy days of summer. People like the moonbat the Planet was talking with will be ready. The Timster has to GOTV.

Nipple Attack
Nipple Attack
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

I’m not aroused, I’m just cold.

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Fake BOOB
Fake BOOB
Reply to  Nipple Attack
9 days ago

Who buys a garment with false protruding nipples question mark full stop

JoeKapanski
JoeKapanski
Reply to  Nipple Attack
9 days ago

I’m no fan of ABA, however, I find these attacks and poking fun, no pun intended, at her privates, to be hitting below the belt.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Maybe she does it as a distraction for her incompetence.

J
J
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Well, did she wear it because it shows that, or was it a result of something such as temp or arousal? For example, back in the days of the old Taconic, I would at times, as a young buck, get the spontaneous woody, and have to walk with my books over my member. So it’s not clear her protrusion was by design.

TellitLikeitIs
TellitLikeitIs
Reply to  J
7 days ago

And next year Taconic is going all vocational so all college preppies will be walking PHS with their woodies!

TellitLikeitIs
TellitLikeitIs
Reply to  danvalenti
8 days ago

Dan, there are two protrusions, appropriately placed. Whether intentional or not, only she knows.

MrsMiaWallace
MrsMiaWallace
Reply to  JoeKapanski
9 days ago

Agreed. It’s playing into her narrative.
BTW, the dress she’s wearing has bust darts. Look it up.

Points to ponder
Points to ponder
Reply to  MrsMiaWallace
9 days ago

How do I make my bust dart lie flat?

eFile
eFile
10 days ago

Tyler Technologies

Nipple Logic
Nipple Logic
10 days ago

So let me get this straight. Two Pittsfield thugs go around shooting people with pellets or paintballs. One woman got shot in the eye and needed medical attention (a fact left out of this article) and Andrea Harrington basically pulls a diversion program
Let’s remember the names of these two thugs.

Jah’Rell Mayes
Jordan B. Smith

I’ll bet $10 both will end up back in court, in jail, or dead in under 5 years.

Also let’s remember that that Andrea Harrington doesn’t give a crap about honest hard working taxpayers. She just panders to criminals and their families.

According to court documents, Judge Jennifer Tyne on Thursday placed Jordan B. Smith on pretrial probation until Nov. 10, after which all charges against him will be dismissed as long as he obeys all state and federal laws.

The disposition means Smith did not have to admit to any wrongdoing in order to resolve the matter in Central Berkshire District Court.

Three arrested for firing gel pellets at bystanders in Pittsfield
Pittsfield Police said in court documents that in early March, occupants of a silver SUV fired what appeared to be pellets at a woman as she walked near the Madison Cafe.

Not long after, a man reported that he too had been shot with an apparent pellet while he stood at Park Square, and provided police with a similar description of the suspects and their vehicle.

A third report was then lodged by two people who said they were struck with gel pellets outside of Crossroads Cafe on Onota Street. Police said Smith was in the passenger’s seat of the suspected vehicle when officers stopped it at West Union and John streets.

Additionally, Maddalena said police had received three additional reports of bystanders being struck by pellets fired from a moving SUV one day earlier, on March 5.

On that day, a food delivery driver was reportedly struck in the back of the neck while making a delivery; a person was struck while standing at the intersection of West and Center streets; and a male and his son were shot at while walking to see a movie downtown, according to a police report.

Great for tourism, innocent family and working people getting shot by 19 year old thugs.

According to the lawyer for the driver of the vehicle, 19-year-old Jah’Rell Mayes, they were firing Orbeez, a popular brand of gel beads that expand in water, from a water gun.

Police initially charged Smith with several counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and a single count of disorderly conduct, according to court documents. Mayes’ case has been continued to Wednesday.

Uh oh
Uh oh
Reply to  danvalenti
10 days ago

I think you may be right Dan. I wonder what would have happened if they weren’t LOC.
we should also play guess the relation.

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  Uh oh
10 days ago

No need to guess Uh oh. The proof is in the pudding:

David Moody: had 3 prior felony drug and/or violent criminal convictions and was found with another illegal firearm in his possession.

DA Wrong Way’s Office pled him to: 3.5 years in prison. *He was facing a minimum mandatory sentence of 15 years, due to being a “3-striker” and getting caught with the gun.

Moody is a black male (LOC).

Lonnie Durfee: burned a few bales of hay that supported the Xiden/Harris regime. No property and/or people were at risk of harm from the burning bales of hay.

Durfee received 2 years in jail. Durfee is a white male.

Moody got 1.5 years more time than Durfee and Moody’s been linked to multiple shootings in Pittsfield and LOC or not, is considered a dangerous, violent, individual.

And let’s not forget the black female at Simon Rock College, who wasted tens of thousands of dollars in taxpayers money in state police resources, pulling a female Jussie Smollett.

No charges were ever brought against the black female, to include making her pay back the wasted money.

Not hard to see 1 + 1 = 3 in DA Wrong Way’s world. If you’re black you skate. If you’re white, the full weight of the DA’s Office will be felt.

Do you have those Berkshire County “racially biased policing” stats Andrea, that you clamored about for the last few years?

BlackLiesMatter
BlackLiesMatter
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Now yuse be commuting’ a
a micro aggression man, wit your jive talk. Yuse can’t be taking like dat unless yuse be one of us from da hood, ya feel what I’m sayin’ Danny Boy???

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Markus Aurelius
9 days ago

DA wrong way supports “racially biased prosecuting”.

If you are white and/or conservative she’d jail you for j-walking.

POC commits serious felonies with long history of crime………, and “their brains not fully developed at 25 years of age, charge them as a juvenile…..

Name*
Name*
Reply to  Mad Trapper
9 days ago

Would that mean the Draft was of juveniles?

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Mad Trapper
9 days ago

DA Harrington is the “Woketopus,” of progressive justice. The greatest predictor of future behavior from criminals is past behavior, and she has proven it to be so true! In letting criminals walk or not seeking the maximum sentences who committed serious crimes and have no business being back in the community to traumatize the public once again.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

He isn’t Superman’s father?

My name is Earl
My name is Earl
Reply to  Nipple Logic
10 days ago

Vibrant and Dynamic right Linda?

Too bad they didn’t shoot Andrea or Linda. Their faces could use the improvement

Taxidermy
Taxidermy
Reply to  My name is Earl
9 days ago

Taxidermy

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Nipple Logic
10 days ago

Progressive Activist Hustlers sold out the minority law abiding citizens of this country by trading southern plantation owners for the Federal government…

Pimp
Pimp
Reply to  J2S
9 days ago

Berkshire County District Attorney: Activist Hustler

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  Pimp
9 days ago

As well as Linda “Flat” Tyer, Shirley “the black charlatan” Edgerton, Denny “race baiting specialist” Powell, Ricky “da birdman” Rumpus, and the biggest hustler of them all (pun intended) Tricia Farley-Country Buffet (D).

Just a bunch of good for nothing, snake charmers, used car sales people, and race hustlers. None of them are worth the toilet paper you wipe your a$$ with.

If we had a real AG in MA, I would contact them about the $700,000 ARPA gift Flat gave Shirley and the husband of her administrative assistant (Roberta McCulloch-Dews). There are usually laws and rules applied to gifting money by public servants. It’s written into the bill/grant/law to protect the taxpayers against fraud like this.

Shirley, Warren, and company, aren’t even a business to boot. But they are black (LOC) and that’s all that counts for a simpleton like Flat Tyer.

Last edited 9 days ago by Markus Aurelius
Make it stop
Make it stop
10 days ago

People found with any amount of heroin should be charged with attempted murder.

Lenny
Lenny
10 days ago

I hope Mr. Shugrue will be a huge improvement over the fraud currently holding the office.

If you ever needed reasons NOT to donate to United Way, look who they’re honoring at their Volunteer Awards ceremony; Jewish Family Services ( bringing illegals to our city) and Ms. Edgerton (race baiter and do-nothing diversity officer). Instead of donating to UW and having them take a large portion of your donation for “administrative costs” – donate directly to the charity of your choice!

My name is Earl
My name is Earl
Reply to  Lenny
10 days ago

Edgerton is one of the reasons this city will always be racist. The POC (Pieces of Crap) are allowed to be and YT will increasingly want to be

J2S
J2S
Reply to  My name is Earl
10 days ago

The ghettopotamus of everything is raci$t.

Mo', More, Moreee
Mo', More, Moreee
Reply to  danvalenti
10 days ago

Same goes for almost every local NPO especially MULTI-CULT you’re a BRIDGE. No body’s hungry, just look, we weigh 300 lbs. a peace.

fizzlehead
fizzlehead
Reply to  Mo', More, Moreee
9 days ago

Standing in the free food line on a $700 IPhone

J2S
J2S
Reply to  fizzlehead
9 days ago

And many of those $700 phones have every phone number in their favorites/speed dial that can provide freebies from the government or charitable organizations. No work or employment seeking contacts though.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Barry started that with the “Obamaphones”

Annulgas
Annulgas
Reply to  Lenny
9 days ago

Much of the money winds up in special interest hands

Liberation
Liberation
10 days ago

Lawyer Elizabeth Quigley is absolutely horrible. She runs up clients bills as far as she possibly can and causes greater conflict between people in order to reap the benefits financially. She lies to the judge in court. Has lacks in ethics or values. She wears ripped clothes to court…so unprofessional. She doesn’t return phone calls or emails. If you ask me she needs to be disbarred and she needs to go to recovery class for narcissists and people who have no clue how to communicate. I do not recommend this lawyer.

Only a cluster B narcissist would approve of the way this lawyer conducts herself because she is known for being aggressive and increasing conflict. Increasing conflict in a custody case is by far the biggest sign of incompetence.

The Downtown Umbrella guy
The Downtown Umbrella guy
Reply to  Liberation
10 days ago

LOL, looks like someone lost their court case.

Liberation
Liberation
Reply to  The Downtown Umbrella guy
10 days ago

LOL snort….
Fraud upon the court is hilarious, hahaa. Eat Cake a hole. Heard of a thing called an APPEAL. Yah loser! Hahaha. Abuse is funny.

Kick em in the ash hole
Kick em in the ash hole
Reply to  The Downtown Umbrella guy
10 days ago

Looks like someone didn’t lose a single f* thing especially not 10 lbs.

The Downtown Umbrella guy
The Downtown Umbrella guy
Reply to  Kick em in the ash hole
9 days ago

This comment smells of a parent without custody.

Liberation
Liberation
Reply to  The Downtown Umbrella guy
9 days ago

Wrong. But the lawyer who got my child returned to me is dead. Same as my defense attorneys, plural. & the forensic psychologist… all dead. But you’re funny though. Dead. Dead. Dead. Dead. Cereal anyone?

levitan
levitan
Reply to  Liberation
10 days ago

” If you ask me she needs to be disbarred and she needs to go to recovery class for narcissists and people who have no clue how to communicate. I do not recommend this lawyer.”

Ha! I would only hire a narcissist lawyer.

Non-narcissist lawyer:
Client: What do you think?
Non-Narcissist lawyer: Look at it from his point of view. I like him and I don’t want to ask for any damages.

Narcissist Lawyer:
Client: what do you think?
Narcissist lawyer: “I got this!”

Last edited 10 days ago by levitan
Al A. Bye
Al A. Bye
Reply to  Liberation
10 days ago

Well if you are getting a divorce you better have her on your side and not the other. She wins.

Liberation
Liberation
Reply to  Al A. Bye
9 days ago

People died. That’s not a win it is FRAUD UPON THE COURT.

Last edited 9 days ago by Liberation
The Squadron
The Squadron
10 days ago

How appropriate that the one disciple speaking up for Harrington A. Won’t give her name B. Has no evidence C. Has an argument that makes no sense at all. Ordinarly anonymity is fair play here. But why wouldn’t you give your name in an interview with a popular blogger where you are standing up for the track record of someone you so clearly believe in? I will tell you why. More important than facts and the truth is the twisting of the facts and truth, the repeat of the message over and over. Harrington and her disciple do not lie to be believed, they lie to be repeated. “Her track record.” But there is a terrible track record! Never mind, her track record. The election was rigged! Just keep saying it. As the big fat liar in chief said “You tell people a lie 3 times, they will believe anything.”

laughingstock
laughingstock
Reply to  The Squadron
10 days ago

Squad, Here is a perfect example of Harrington’s half assed “justice” and message twisting you speak of. Why can’t we have jail for the thieves AND restitution? So much for standing up for elder fraud and the victimization of the most vulnerable members of the county. They scammed the DA and the court and walked away to do it again.

Berkshire District Attorney’s Office @CountyBerkshire
23h
The victims overwhelmingly supported a resolution that would quickly get the most money back. This is an excellent outcome that makes the victims financially whole again.

Uh oh
Uh oh
Reply to  laughingstock
10 days ago

She left out a bunch of other victims AND they didn’t even pay a tenth of what they scammed. Does the news investigate any of this? Nope

They just print her press release as fact. Of course the seven people that got money back endorsed it. Unfortunately the 40 or so other people that never had a say and lost a majority of their money got no say.

gotcha22
gotcha22
Reply to  Uh oh
10 days ago

The insanity this mindless “lawyer’s” track record has brought on the Berkshires knows no bounds. Off the top of my head: museum $30K embezzler, plea deal CWOF. Simon’s Rock hate crime hoaxer nothing. Murderer of Anthony Gamache, nothing. Countless domestic violence cases you will never hear about, nothing. These organized national criminals nothing. Lonnie Durfee Trumper hay bail fire one year.

EricaG
EricaG
Reply to  Uh oh
9 days ago

Whaaaat!!!!! Where is the outrage on this? Why is this number of 40 people involved not made public so this can be stopped? Did they pay anything or just give back what they stole? How is that restitution? Who decided who gets what money? What kind of justice is that?!!! It’s insane! Harrington hiding that information from us while trying to make it look like a win for her office is deplorable, despicable and disgusting. We can’t do anything about these thieves but we sure can do something about Andrea Harrington.

Clarissa Barton
Clarissa Barton
Reply to  laughingstock
4 days ago

How long until they are paid back?

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
Reply to  The Squadron
6 days ago

Doesn’t EVERYONE on this site not give their name? Everyone is hiding behind a username.

My name is Earl
My name is Earl
10 days ago

Andrea dialing “V” for Valenti would require her the know her ABC’s, which at this point in time she pretty obviously doesn’t.

She’s banking on being a female progressive fighting the patriarchy. The only “track record” she has are on the arms of the countless junkies she’s let free due to their “disease”

I want to point out that the Linda bad teeth Tyer supported her wholeheartedly endorsing her failure of a DA’s office (they both have vaginas and love the “D” of course, I bet Barry does too) that shows how obtuse and blind Linda really is. Keep that in mind when you DON’T VOTE for her or any hack she endorses

lets be honest, Linda is the Kamala Harris of this city.

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Teedoff
Teedoff
Reply to  My name is Earl
10 days ago

I will not vote for anyone who endorses Harrington. That’s you, Healey, Hinds, Bouvier, Tyer. You get one chance to make this abomination right.

MrsMiaWallace
MrsMiaWallace
Reply to  Teedoff
9 days ago

Me neither

gotcha22
gotcha22
Reply to  Teedoff
9 days ago

You ever notice Pigantelli is the only one who saw through Harrington?

the school committee
the school committee
10 days ago

I love red state failed xxx president Trumps giving the bishops blessing to odd lying kevy McCarthy to completely ignore the peoples house investigation of the conspiracy of 1-6-2021 domestic attack on the Capital of the United States Goverment as 5 died and 145 wounded police officers….Vice President Pence would not get in a car that day because he feared he would be killed by the people in that rescue vehicle….Thats how real the conspiracy was. That is also why Congressman Kevin refuses to answer question….Secretary Clinton answered 17 hours of intensive questions in the investigation by Republicans of Bengazi
Republicans fascist against democracy and FOX informed morons support fascist in America…..Red states are the failed States of America with holstered guns high crime and alcohol damaged brain cells and some of the dumbest white europeans on earth….You fellas think red states got it going.

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Sean Sullivan
Sean Sullivan
Reply to  the school committee
10 days ago

Trump Derangement Syndrome

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  Sean Sullivan
10 days ago

Red states are getting it done from the white burnout point of view.Min wage needs to go lower and you idiots don’t realize how many businesses set up shop in the red state slave labor states.It is amazing how many jobs are in Florida to choose from.LOL you red state supporters.They have great political points of view like gasoline motors….brilliant.White euros need to stay in the trailer park.

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Please DO NOT respond to posts from TSC. TSC is a Bot from the far reaches of Azzclown, Ukraine, designed to draw attention away from the Xiden/Harris disaster.

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  Markus Aurelius
9 days ago

Trump/RUSSIA / FOX/PUTIN

J2S
J2S
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Bidenomics (Inflation) is the cause of bringing back the old slave labor wages back to life.

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  Sean Sullivan
9 days ago

Sean,you think you might have red state Derangement syndrome.Everyone on the planet loves White European run red states where a man can drink and drive in his unregistered piece of shit truck with a confederate flag of human trafficing is blowing in the breeze with your White wife beat t-shirt on throwing smokes and Pabst cans out in the road as you long for a drunk woman in a straw hat if if if you get lucky.Long live stupid red state admirers.FOX NEWS is the red state library of congress…lol…boom boom and boom.Stick your confederate flag in a tree and be proud.Spend your day stopping minorities from voting.America does not have a drug problem as much as it has a dumb W.E.Male

Mr. Worldwide
Mr. Worldwide
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Isn’t that like pulling out the handicapped parking space?

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

I’m here to help the red state admires Dan.Im trying to relate to the red state freedoms admirers here.

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12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Now I know where all those nip bottles are coming from.

ShirleyKnutz
ShirleyKnutz
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Calling Jones…..someone missed their med pass

Hated Taxpayer
Hated Taxpayer
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

You really need to lay off the sauce

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  the school committee
10 days ago

TSC, how is the Biden crime cartel doing these days swindling Americans with Biden bucks to Ukraine?

Here’s some of their past history:

BREAKING: Evidence of Biden Payments from China Support Tony Bobulinski and Show the Bidens Made Millions Swindling America

“Several MSM outlets have been challenging the validity of Tony Bobulinski’s claims regarding Joe Biden’s and his brother Jim’s involvement with Hunter’s China business activity. The latest NY Post forensic evaluation confirmed that Bobulinski’s email was legit. But apparently, this is not good enough for propaganda outlets like CNN, NYT and WaPo which continue to challenge these emails and any claim of “family” involvement.

Apelbaum claims to have a small sampling of documents and other digital evidence confirming Bobulinski’s assertions are legit.

This content has been certified via traditional computer forensic techniques and hasbeen authenticated via these sources and methods:

Hunter Biden’s official identification documents such as driver license, passport, and birth certificate
A variety of Hunter Biden’s financial records
Detailed records of wire transfer activity into and out of his accounts
Source documents
Email and messaging activity
Voice recordings
Imagery, video, cell phone, laptop, and geospatial linkages

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In another image, Apelbaum provides a Biden family contract with the Chinese CEFC and subsequent large wire transfers to a New York bank account controlled by Hunter and his uncle Jim and aunt Sarah:

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Apelbaum provides a letter between Hunter and China introducing Tony Bobulinski. Apelbaum also provides evidence of Hunter’s earnings in 2015 which amounted to $2.5 million. He then provides evidence that Ukrainian company Burisma payments to Hunter are not recognized as income. Then Apelbaum produces some of the perks Hunter obtained as a result of his corrupt deals around the world. This includes furs, diamonds and a discussion with the King of Jordan:”

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Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Mad Trapper
10 days ago

2015 2.5 million, yet Hunter can’t come up with child support for Joe’s/Jill’s grandkid bore by the stripper he impregnated.

levitan
levitan
Reply to  the school committee
10 days ago

School Comm:
You need a recalibration on Fox. CNN is Fox news marketed to democrats. Fox News is CNN marketed to Republicans.

Most people watch neither. Their viewerships are somewhere about 5% combined. (exagerration)

Ultra MAGA
Ultra MAGA
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

THC has TDS

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Pick up a copy of grammar for dummies.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Chicago is a safe democrat town.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  the school committee
9 days ago

Did lach’s lounge reopen?

Outfox
Outfox
Reply to  12 Gauge
9 days ago

No. Well, not as a bar.
It’s going to be a community space for extremist Xtians, posing as community activists, with some local community activists who are doing pretty thoughtful stuff mixed in to give it legitimacy.
The purchase was funded by Fergie Chambers. He’s definitely a guy worth doing an internet search about.

acheshirecat
acheshirecat
Reply to  Outfox
9 days ago

Hmm, you mean another not for profit space like ” The Tyler Street Lab”?

Outfox
Outfox
Reply to  acheshirecat
7 days ago

Apparently this one is privately funded by a cop hating racist.

the school committee
the school committee
10 days ago

Mayor Tyer must add 10 million to a budget that should be cut 10 million.City council needs to once and for all stop her insanity.This kind of spending means she does not recognize SENIORS ON 1400 SS monthly retirements

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J2S
J2S
Reply to  the school committee
10 days ago

Holy Shit! Sounds like you hit your head on your Electric Street Sweeper while it was charging, causing you Sudden Savant Syndrome !! You actually made some sense with that post.

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  J2S
10 days ago

Thank you, a broken clock is right twice per day.

Annulgas
Annulgas
Reply to  the school committee
10 days ago

Her biggest weakness, (and there are many) is budgets, money, unnecessary expenditures and lack of effort to look for cuts. I don’t know why, but I thought Barry, being a numbers guy, would help her in her weak areas but obviously that is not happening. And it makes him look pretty bad when she is carroming off the walls spending taxpayer dollars like they are pine cones. And if he is not helping he is part of the problem. Thanks Barry for all you don’t do.

Just get out if you can and if you can do it ASAP. Mayor Tire thinks she is running a casino and she wants everyone to leave penniless and shirtless.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  danvalenti
10 days ago

Dan, what is in the budget for fixing the moonscape, er roads? About 80% need repaving not patches.

Maybe we could post the deepest/widest craters and their locations.

Some of the caverns going out to the airport road would swallow a whole birdy scooter and wanna be junior thug operator.

Annulgas
Annulgas
Reply to  danvalenti
9 days ago

Dan, if I just refuse to pay my property taxes how long would it take them to take my property? Cuz if it is like two years I might just go for it.

But I would really like to see is about 1000 of us holding back because they can’t take 1000 houses. They all have to go to court. Help me out here lawyers.

gotcha22
gotcha22
Reply to  Annulgas
9 days ago

Andrea Harrington didn’t pay her property taxes until the town of Richmond almost took her house. Facts. Speaking of which where is he?

Jessica Salinas
Jessica Salinas
10 days ago

This lawyer took my money never even worked in my case I paid almost 3000 and I paid half other case I wanted to work with her she asked for half of it which is 2500 never even went out of state to even look into my case but when I told her I wanted to fire her from representing my husband I asked her to not to go forward with the contract because I didn’t want to do it she never gave my my 2500 she never even started to work but she only gave me 1500 back and said she “worked on some calls” she took advantage at me because I’m a young women! Don’t recommend !! She then gave me a check for the 1500 Which overdraw my account because it was a bad check ! I called in and clamied they said something went wrong and if I wanted to I can pick it up at their bank cash! I think they wanted to play me !I’m so upset with this attorney!
https://law-office.info/142601/quigley-elizabeth-j-law-office-of

Auto Phil
Auto Phil
Reply to  Jessica Salinas
10 days ago

Did you use any punctuation when communicating with her? Maybe she had no idea what you were trying to say.

Fhaddy
Fhaddy
Reply to  Auto Phil
9 days ago

Did you park your Mercedes on the wrong side of the street

Uh oh
Uh oh
Reply to  Jessica Salinas
9 days ago

What?!? Is that supposed to be English?

Spanx
Spanx
Reply to  Jessica Salinas
9 days ago

I removed EQ from my case by filing a motion, she did turn red. I got a refund.

BBO
BBO
10 days ago

All berkshire bar attorneys are part if the same corrupt system it will not matter which one fills the shoes.

stfu
stfu
Reply to  BBO
10 days ago

Completely baseless statement.

Blue Is Blue
Blue Is Blue
Reply to  stfu
10 days ago

ALL BERKSHIRE BAR ATTORNEYS ARE PART OF THE SAME CORRUPT SYSTEM – prove it wrong.

BBO
BBO
Reply to  stfu
10 days ago

Try my case bitch

Jessika Salinas
Jessika Salinas
Reply to  stfu
10 days ago

You’re obviously a member.

Uh oh
Uh oh
10 days ago

Harrington has found her calling as a defense attorney. Only problem is she’s supposed to be a prosecutor.

true bill
true bill
Reply to  Uh oh
10 days ago

A GMO ham sandwich

Al A. Bye
Al A. Bye
Reply to  Uh oh
10 days ago

She was a terrible defense attorney, arguably the worst attorney in the county. How do people not know this?????

Uh oh
Uh oh
Reply to  Al A. Bye
10 days ago

She might be in the top ten worst in MA. No wins and had to say in open court that she was ineffective counsel.

Annulgas
Annulgas
Reply to  Uh oh
10 days ago

Top ten huh?

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Uh oh
9 days ago

Melle will spin that a success for her.’

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
Reply to  J2S
9 days ago

Keep proverbially shitting on Berkshire County D.A. Andrea Harrington, and I will keep proverbially pissing on all of your crap. PlanetValenti should be renamed Mary Jane and Joe Kapanski’s proverbial public toilet. Pittsfield politics is corrupt. Pittsfield’s streets have violent crime. Pittsfield’s public schools are Level 5 failures. Pittsfield’s economy is distressed and very unequal. Pittsfield’s Pot King hates Jon Melle, and it is mutual. What the Hell is Andrea Harrington supposed to do about it all?

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

cuckcoo, cuckcoo,cuckcoo………

Lenny
Lenny
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

Get a life, pal.

gotcha22
gotcha22
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

She’s doing a pretty good job shitting herself.

ComeOnMan
ComeOnMan
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
8 days ago

Keep on crying and complaining.

Gobsig
Gobsig
10 days ago

Why don’t we have ADA compliant bird scooters?

fizzlehead
fizzlehead
Reply to  Gobsig
9 days ago

Speaking of which….any riders make it to the ER today?

Wakeupcandvote
Wakeupcandvote
9 days ago

So this story is making the rounds….Recently the Massachusetts District Attorneys were meeting with the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Kimberly Budd, who happens to be a woman and POC. This is a meeting that takes place to address topics of importance to the state’s highest appellate court. Harrington offers nothing until she squeaks up with this, “Hey, everyone, can we get a photo?!” Chief Justice Budd, Georgetown/Harvard, and no dummy looks puzzled, then acquiesces, and promptly starts positioning all the DAs with Harrington as far away from her as possible. Not at all what Squeaky had in mind for her photo albumn! Andrea Harrington is a purely political animal and it is obvious to everyone at the highest levels. We need to vote this embarrassment out.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
9 days ago

What will layabouts like Dina and Andy do when Shugrue wins? Maybe they can tend bar for Yuki.

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
Reply to  12 Gauge
9 days ago

If Tim Shugrue wins, Pittsfield’s violent crime will magically disappear overnight because he says he is the best Attorney in the whole world. Just like Ed Markey magically stopped global warming and sea level rise with his Green New Deal tagline. Will politicians and miracles ever cease?

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

No, Pittsfield’s violent crime won’t “disappear overnight” under Shugrue. Nobody in their right mind thinks that. What most feel is Tim
will right the ship JM.

Seeing how you never offer any of your own opinions on DA Wrong Way, other than give us your same old recycled posts, I’ll give you a few of my opinions on why I believe Tim Shugrue would make an excellent DA over Wrong Way.

What would happen under Shugrue: an actual working relationship with every BC police department, trust in the DA’s Office by law enforcement and court officials, enforcing all laws he will be elected to enforce (not pick and choose), shoplifting and drug crimes prosecuted, violent felony crimes prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, holding dangerous criminals on bail, not pleading out dangerous offenses to low level non-violent misdemeanor type punishments, and not allowing questionable character people like Shirley Edgerton, anywhere near sensitive information the DA’s Office possess.

None of this happens under DA Wrong Way. Instead she uses the DA’s Office to advocate for legal heroin injection sites, not thinking of the dangers and scourge that will linger around a place like that. She uses the office in identity politics: David Moody (LOC, 3.5 yrs prison for firearm charge, 3-striker) vs Lonnie Durfee (w/m, 2 yrs prison, burning hay bales only).

Facts like this should scare a wing nut like you JM. After a few of your “Dear Andrea” letters go unanswered, you’ll come unglued. Then the insulting letters and JM rant letters follow. Soon after, she will have the NH State Police pick you up and you and Lonnie Durfee will be “cellies” together.

As Dennis Miller said, “this is just my opinion, I could be wrong?”

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
Reply to  Markus Aurelius
9 days ago

Hello Andrea [Harrington],

I do NOT believe the mean-spirited blog post about you on PlanetValenti. I believe that you are a good person who cares about the beautiful Berkshires’ public safety matters. I am proud that you were a member of our 1993 (THS) graduating class in Pittsfield; I graduated from PHS that same year. Your professional accomplishments are praiseworthy, and Berkshire County is fortunate to have you as their District Attorney. I hope that you will win reelection to a second term as Berkshire County District Attorney this year of 2022. I proudly support your candidacy. Thank you for your time.

Best regards,

Jonathan A. Melle

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

Two peas in a pod, You and Wrong Way.

And both products of the failed educational system in Pittsfield, go figure…..

Root’s Nuciforo
Root’s Nuciforo
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
8 days ago

Jonny-boy, stop by my place and I’ll comp you some of my best batch of “durban poison.” After a few tokes of this, you’ll be ready to bury the hatchet.

Maybe not, but you’ll chill out a bit. So stop by and ask for “candy by Andy.” You won’t disappointed Jonboy.

ComeOnMan
ComeOnMan
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
8 days ago

Because…what? You believe in fairy tales?

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
9 days ago

Google District Attorney.. Harrington is not functioning as on.

Al A. Bye
Al A. Bye
Reply to  12 Gauge
9 days ago

In Andy’s defense, he is working feverishly to spread misinformation. He can work for some other dirtbag politican after this.

Hiden Biden
Hiden Biden
9 days ago

For those that say Biden and his administration have nothing to do with skyrocketing inflation (including gas prices) you are full of $hit.

Every administration is responsible for the economy under their watch, if we had a Transportation Secretary who had zero experience in the transportation sector, who didn’t run his city into the ground, who wasn’t at home playing “daddy” or “mommy” or whatever he is, gas prices would be lower. Buttigieg is what Fat Tyer aspires to be.

If we had any competence in Biden, the Veep, or Biden’s cabinet, we’d be way better off. All those kids and moms without formula, thanks Brandon. You forced a recall on formula, shuttered the plant, and didn’t think to come up with alternatives.

Now, you touted the vaccine, tried to claim it as your own, and just shuttered three vaccine programs? Now you are telling people NOT to get boosters? WTF?!?

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Hiden Biden
9 days ago

Criminal Aliens get baby formula, Americans get crack pipes.

Ukraine (Biden’s buddies there, what gets kicked back to crooked politicians here e.g. Pelousey, and 10% for “the big guy”) gets 54 BILLION. Congress wants NO OVERSIGHT over this money, why?

Americans get porous borders with drug cartels terrorists and human smuglers, gas/food prices doubled, no faith in past nor future elections, no hope that the DOJ will enforce the laws impartially, Ministry of Truth like Germany in the 1930s, a Gulag for political prisoners who don’t share the lefts ideologies, …..

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Pat
Pat
Reply to  Mad Trapper
9 days ago

Pelosi is so corrupt and money hungry. These career politicians learned nothing from the Trump presidency and that people are sick of their corruption. The only thing they learned is how to manipulate people even more as they did with the Trump/Russia collusion farce and making a mockery of Trump throughout his presidency so they could win a presidency and continue with their corruption.

fizzlehead
fizzlehead
Reply to  Pat
9 days ago

I think trump made a mockery of himself and continues to do so even now was we speak. Please don’t tell me you can’t see that. This is the guy that looked right into the solar eclipse right after being told not to. This is the guy that tossed paper towels to hurricane victims. This is the guy that tried to kill democracy in YOUR country.

Are you the only one NOT seeing that?

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  fizzlehead
9 days ago

Take a GOOD LOOK at Traitor Joseph Stolen, Fizze.

He has made a mockery of Americans and America. Name ONE good thing he has done for Americans, just one?

Maybe someone should toss Joe some paper towels when he has his next “emergency”, er craps his pants again.

Hell Toupee
Hell Toupee
Reply to  fizzlehead
9 days ago

Tell us the wonderful things Dementia Joe is doing.

Pat
Pat
Reply to  fizzlehead
9 days ago

Compared to Biden, Trump is a genius and doesn’t want to enslave the American people to globalist government. Freedom is what President Trump is all about.

TellitLikeitIs
TellitLikeitIs
Reply to  Mad Trapper
7 days ago

Hey Mad Trap, those smoking kits come with meth pipes too.

the school committee
the school committee
9 days ago

How does even one councilor allow Tyer to add $10,000,000.00 of new spending.If they don’t cut the budget 1% from last year we are doomed.I know it’s her swan song budget to ruin our city by spending us into oblivion because she hates us.She is incredibly incompetent and should resign.We are a very poor city that could have had great success had we managed the peoples money.She is financially a SPOILED BRAT

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My name is Earl
My name is Earl
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

her knees are scabbed… very scabbed. Right, Linda?

Pat
Pat
9 days ago

Another cause of the baby formula shortage is that the Biden government has a monopoly to have one company, Abbott, make all of the baby formula for WIC. The government gets money from this deal, but when Abbott had contamination problems, they had to close. The government had put all their eggs in one basket and we’re seeing the fallout. Biden said a few weeks ago that we should all expect a food crisis, then after saying that, he doesn’t expect people are going to horde food? He has supposedly been working on the baby formula shortage since February, but it’s getting even worse.
https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/tucker-cause-baby-formula-crisis

School committee
School committee
Reply to  Pat
9 days ago

Republicans are corporate bribed politicians. Pat you just wish republicans did democratic policies.

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  School committee
8 days ago

Linda Tyer is the fun money mayor that can’t add.

ShirleyKnutz
ShirleyKnutz
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

Get your meds TDS, Tyer is and has always been a Capital D(emocrat) who you worship mightily. Even in National topics you screw up the sides and issues. Sunday’s are a great day for naps and meds, have at it

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Pat
9 days ago

In the 1950s-60s………

13 oz condensed milk

20 oz water

2 tbsp of corn syurp

Mix heat allow to cool. Put 4 oz into each of 6 bottles. Give every 3-4 hours or on demand.

Water twice a day, tea 1-2 oz once a day.

At 3 weeks of age, 1:1 mixture of water orange juice, 1 tbsp of each

Outfox
Outfox
Reply to  Because he can
9 days ago

Par for the course for the Capeless Crusader.
But hey, let’s not overlook the fact that this was actually equity, because giving us a heterosexual Bernie Baran balances the books.
Doesn’t it?

The Squadron
The Squadron
Reply to  Because he can
9 days ago

Oh yeah the guy who believes victims and can try and win a case based on evidence not lack of evidence. The one who is volunteering to keep those murderers from getting out on appeal. Eff him.

Because he can
Because he can
Reply to  The Squadron
9 days ago

Now, who would possibly volunteer to do that?

Wynn Mill
Wynn Mill
9 days ago

Chief Wynn has really let the community down. If he was so “concerned” over body cameras and privacy issues, why didn’t he lead the charge instead of keep playing catch-up? Dozens of towns figured this out already, the state police figured it out, the ACLU is all for it, what’s the problem. This paper tiger says he’s an instructor and at the forefront of law enforcement, his resume is full of training and certificates, yet he can’t figure out body cameras?

Pittsfield is the city where crap really rises to the top.

acheshirecat
acheshirecat
Reply to  Wynn Mill
9 days ago

It’s the usual problem, money. The camera’s themselves are ineapensive at $300-$600 each. Then you have to have somewhere to store all the video, a dedicated server just for the body cams, training and an IT guy or 2 to keep it all running and the money is not just for 1 year it will have to be part of the budget for many years. If the Mayor really cared she would have used the Biden bucks to pay for one year and get this program off the ground so next year at budget time they will have some kind of idea of the yeary cost.

juicylucy
juicylucy
Reply to  Wynn Mill
9 days ago

He protected his “protege” Dale Eason. A violent police officer of color who mikey recruited to the police department. This officer of color abused an 88 year old women after he responded to a wrong address and was caught on camera at the Big Y abusing a young women in the cruiser. He was put on paid administrative leave and now collects a generous pension from our city. A violent and abusive officer of color collecting a pension at his young age when we paid to train this officer. When you have a corrupt police department you have serious trouble.

gotcha22
gotcha22
9 days ago

I bet you there will not be a single murder case come to trial before Sept. Harrington can’t afford it but then again, her record…She should go down for letting Laquan Johnson off on the first murder case, then putting him back on the streets on gun charges only to murder again.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
9 days ago

Sound like Ukraine “foreign aid”?

“Foreign aid is taking money from the poor people of a rich country and giving it to the rich people of a poor country.” – Ron Paul

If you don’t remember, Ron was the presidential candidate who had his electoral votes stolen by the mASSachusetts RINOs , er “Republicans”, and given to “Transpublican” Mitt the twit Romney.

Mitt’s family is involved with crooked deals in Ukraine jusy like the Bidens, Pelouseys, and Kerrys……

the school committee
the school committee
Reply to  Mad Trapper
9 days ago

Senator Paul is another great red stater who you believe is smart

Mr. Fritz
Mr. Fritz
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

One of the true Patriots in Washington. Wants accountability of the billions sent to Ukraine.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
Reply to  Mr. Fritz
7 days ago

That was his son, Rand. He wanted accountability for the billions Traitor Joseph Stolen is giving to his crooked friends in Ukraine

School committee
School committee
Reply to  Mr. Fritz
7 days ago

Really unaware of who Rand Paul is….FOX 5 on yet

School committee
School committee
Reply to  Mad Trapper
7 days ago

Republicans support Putin

Al A. Bye
Al A. Bye
9 days ago

Here is yet another shocking example of Andrea Harrington not understanding even the most fundamental concepts of criminal law. She apparently doesn’t know that federal law enforcement officials have nothing whatever to do with sexual assault.

Maia Szalavitz  @maiasz
1d
sexual abuse like this is *not* treatment. & the fact that some ppl recover despite this doesn’t mean we should use sexual abuse as treatment nydailynews.com/snyde/ny-paris…

DA Andrea Harrington  @harringtonforda
1d
Replying to @maiasz
I hope that the people responsible for these crimes are prosecuted.

Maia Szalavitz  @maiasz
1d
Replying to @harringtonforda
me too, but unfortunately, most of them get away with it & get to keep the profits because they discredit their victims & claim that if they are worse off or dead, it’s their fault not the treatment & if they are better off, the treatment worked & they helped!!!

DA Andrea Harrington  @harringtonforda
4h
Replying to @maiasz
Thank you for bringing this abuse to my attention. I’ve been hearing that law enforcement needs to take a sharp look at this industry but I naively did not expect such a harrowing story. Holding these perpetrators of violence against women + girls is critical to changing our

DA Andrea Harrington
@harringtonforda
Replying to @harringtonforda @maiasz
Sick culture. I will bring this issue to the attention of national law enforcement leaders.

Mad Trapper
Mad Trapper
9 days ago

New Biden/Democrat slogan:

Busted

Broke

and Battered

the school committee
the school committee
8 days ago

Red States are the best according to FOX / White european viewers

the school committee
the school committee
8 days ago

Did anyone see the peaceful protest today.No machine guns or attempted kidnapping of the Goveners of red state freedom govenors.

12 Gauge
12 Gauge
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

Cities run by democrats are the best. just like democrat Linda’s Pittsfield.

J2S
J2S
Reply to  danvalenti
8 days ago

Yup,
D.I.E. “Diversity” means counting racial heads and deciding if there are “enough” of the right kind. “Inclusion” means excluding anyone who is not “diverse.” “Equity” means punishing excellence and rewarding failure to make everyone the same, regardless of merit. These are the core values of the Progressive
Democrat Party. Equity until we are completely unequal.

the school committee
the school committee
8 days ago

It’s disgusting what the white supremacist are doing with the lies those ignorant filthy lies spread by radical politicians.The lies,the lies ,the lies,the lies.White people radicalized by the lies,the hate speech the threats of violence,the guns the state house of Michigan and the Capital of a dying country.The lies the inability to no longer know the truth.The red state lies,the ignorance and the red states say GOD Almighty sent the great liar to save America from his lies……We are so sick we believe a liars lies.

Gobsig
Gobsig
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

A democrat who’s smart like Biden….https://youtu.be/cesSRfXqS1Q

Mr. Fritz
Mr. Fritz
Reply to  Gobsig
8 days ago

Spot on.
Wonder what Hank was smoking that day.
Biden belongs in a nursing home.

J2S
J2S
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

When you have a twisted worldview and ideology, you naturally make mountains out of
molehills, and vice versa.

ShirleyKnutz
ShirleyKnutz
Reply to  the school committee
8 days ago

Whose made up lies are the Planet readers supposed to be believed, TSC or the politicians? Scary but I would believe the lying politics at least use a kernel of truth in the lies they profess….TSC not a one

Jonathan A. Melle
Jonathan A. Melle
8 days ago

What are your thoughts about the Massachusetts State Legislature still sitting on many billions of dollars in state cash, but doing little to nothing with the excess taxpayers’ dollars? Joe Battenfeld writes that they are waiting for Governor Charlie Baker’s term to end so that the Democratic state lawmakers will get all of the credit for providing tax relief in early-2023. I have never witnessed anything like this before in my life.

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Jonathan A. Melle
8 days ago

This pretty much explains why the founders insisted on small government.

the school committee
the school committee
8 days ago

Donald Trumps white supremacist of America are the number 1 terror threat to our country.Red state believers and followers support them.

Auto Phil
Auto Phil
8 days ago

The planet should really investigate Warren Dews and his serial bait and switch businesses.

We all remember the Cigar Lounge Barbershop on North Street that Dews sold memberships to but never opened.

Now I stumble upon this potential debacle, with many questions to answer.

https://mainvest.com/b/new-eatonville-berkshire-spa-resort-sheffield

http://neweatonville.com/

Cue the business partners – Dews and Harmony Persip, a wannabe “business mogul” with a questionable past.

What are they selling? The “resort” has no address, no physical property listed. The website only lists “Sheffield, MA” as the address.

It claims to be black owned, but the investment page is asking for money to secure the purchase, renovation and staff.

Where is it and who owns it? This seems to be bordering on fraud, perpetrated by the sister of a city councilor and the husband of the mayor’s Assistant (Persip and Dews, respectively).

It’s not surprising that the $100,000 ask has only garnered $600 bucks. This has Warren Dews’ “bait and switch” touch written all over it.

Dug Dopndor
Dug Dopndor
Reply to  Auto Phil
8 days ago

Serial Bait and Switch? That’s Kufflinks. By the way Pittsfield you’re roads really suck.

J2S
J2S
Reply to  Auto Phil
8 days ago

Marcus A. our fellow poster on here has been all over this weeks ago. Thanks for bringing it up again as it deserves attention. Especially with him and the $700 G’s the mayor gave him to look over.

Last edited 8 days ago by J2S
My name is Earl
My name is Earl
Reply to  Auto Phil
7 days ago

Try starting a white people cannabis spa around here. See how that goes. Dews is a hack, but he’s black and a supposed preacher so he is untouchable like Rev. Jesse Hijackson and Al Sharp as putty ton

Markus Aurelius
Markus Aurelius
Reply to  Auto Phil
7 days ago

Phil, someone posted Warren Dews and Harmony Persip’s business plan a week or two ago on The Planet.

There was an address or an area listed. Another poster on The Planet researched it and found out the area Warren and the “business mogul” Harmony listed, was not zoned for business use.

They must have “updated” their website.

$700,000 hard earned, taxpayers dollars, you might as well light on fire. What a scam and fraud all of them are.

Last edited 7 days ago by Markus Aurelius
Bikes Bike
Bikes Bike
8 days ago

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Glad we have those bike lanes

Dug Dopndor
Dug Dopndor
Reply to  danvalenti
8 days ago

Childish antics at Silly Council meeting looking at watches ans talking among themselves concerning the time limit for a council meeting. A slap in the face to Councilman Kronick for asking questions and taxpayers are voting for these clowns they didn’t wanna be there why did you run for office? Then they vote on the new statue that you can stop a meeting and because of the length of time? And the ones they’re waiting to get out got slapped in their own face because they voted to continue the meeting which didn’t last that long dummies should’ve voted to continue now we know who represent the constituents. Warren and percept need to stop talking during the meeting we can hear you you jackasses.

Dug Dopndor
Dug Dopndor
Reply to  Dug Dopndor
8 days ago

I voiced this and it sounds like a cluster fuck but excuse me

School committee
School committee
Reply to  danvalenti
7 days ago

Not used is right.

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
6 days ago

Remember when Tim Shugrue got all the charges dropped for Meredith Nilan after she got drunk at a Berkshire Young Professionals event at Mission in downtown Pittsfield, drove her dad’s car (the head of probation court), and hit and broke pedestrian Peter Moore’s neck and back, then left the scene and drove home?

After all her charges were dropped (because of daddy’s title and buddies like Tim), she got to move to New York City and live a regular life like she didn’t drink and drive and almost kill another person. Great job making sure the elite aren’t held accountable Tim!

https://www.masslive.com/news/2012/03/defense_attorney_files_motion.html

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
Reply to  danvalenti
3 days ago

Shugrue did a great job? By getting a privileged daddy’s girl off from drunk driving, hitting a man, breaking his neck, and causing him permanent brain damage? She was WASTED at that Berkshire Young Professionals gathering at Mission, who continued to serve her even when clearly impaired. She had to verbally apologize and got to move to NYC. Really nice to be the Chief Probates Office daughter huh? Great job Shugrue, the DA’s office, and the judge for suppressing evidence. All a scam. And it’s what you believe in? You talk so much about the government lying and people being in each other’s pockets in Pittsfield and then you support a man who clearly does the same. Just another sleazy lawyer gets the rich and privileged to have no accountability. And we note, this is who you’re in support of.

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
5 days ago

Berkshire’s Own Paris Hilton

Timothy Shugrue, who currently is running for District Attorney of Berkshire County, got all charges dismissed for Meredith D. Nilan, the daughter of Berkshire Superior Court Probation Chief Clifford J. Nilan, who got really drunk at a Berkshire Young Professionals event at Mission bar in downtown Pittsfield.

She then drove her daddy’s car and hit and broke the neck and caused brain damage to Peter Moore, 45. Then drove away. Days later she said she hit “something like a deer.”

She got to move on with her life, including living it up in NYC for years, and now has a cushy job at General Dynamics and married a millionaire Allegrone. Berkshire County’s very own Paris Hilton. Never faced a single charge. I’m sure she cried all the white women tears she could and daddy had everyone in his pocket, including a possible future DA.

Do we really want someone who bends the justice system to the elite to be in the most powerful elected position in our local justice system? Peter Moore will always have brain damage and severe physical, emotional, and mental pain from Nilan’s complete disregard for others’ lives.

That’s not my DA. The Berkshire can find a better candidate if they want someone to run against DA Harrington.

https://www.iberkshires.com/blog/iBerkshiresBlotter/1689/Nilan-Receives-Slap-On-Wrist-For-Pedestrian-Accident.html
https://www.masslive.com/news/2012/03/defense_attorney_files_motion.html
https://www.berkshireeagle.com/news/local/nilan-enters-plea-in-alleged-hit-run-accident-case-continued-without-finding/article_b74ff097-fe11-5fb6-a7ac-74046fab44ed.html

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
Reply to  danvalenti
3 days ago

I don’t care about Shugrue’s other cases. I care about this one. This isn’t an imperfect system, this is a travesty of the legal system. I care that he’s a sleaze who made sure a privileged princess got to walk away from breaking a man’s neck and causing brain damage. All because of who her father was. And from what I remember you were all over this case. So much so, that a harassment order was placed against you, Dan. I think you’re so confused over the fact DA Harrington ignores you, you’ll take any pos to run against her. Pittsfield can do better.

https://www.berkshireeagle.com/stories/judge-gives-nilan-harassment-protection-from-valenti-orders-him-to-redact-blog,285875/

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
3 days ago

I love that you won’t post my comment. Or can’t. Because darling brat Niland legally made it so. And your choice of winner got her off. And you were a little obsessive about the whole case, but you were right in predicting she’d get off for hitting a person drunk in daddy’s car… it’s amazing the way you pick and choose, Dan.

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
Reply to  Jennifer Smith
3 days ago

Shugrue is just another pawn in the system, making sure the guilty aren’t punished. The only people that want him, are defense lawyers… he’ll make sure their pockets stay fat. Look at who’s donating to his campaign. I’m laughing. It’s all the people your commenters consistently complain about. This website is such a precious forum.

Jennifer Smith
Jennifer Smith
Reply to  danvalenti
2 days ago

Nah. I see the elite and privileged getting away with drunk driving and violently striking someone with their daddy’s car, breaking that person’s neck and causing brain damage, and getting away with it. No jail time, no probation. She had to verbalize an apology. A life, she willingly ruined when she chose to get intoxicated and drive her car. And Slimy Shugrue was there along with daddy to make it all happen. A travesty of the justice system. Shugrue is a weasel just like everyone else involved in the case. And those that defend it.