BERKSHIRE COUNTY

Coverage of Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

Congressman Richard Neal greets supporter Diana Kibodya outside the Springfield Boys and Girls Club as he arrives to vote on primary election day.
Don Treeger / The Republican / masslive.com/photos

It was a busy primary eleciton day in Massachusetts, with several races at both the state and federal levels going before voters. In the 1st Congressional District, longtime Springfield Congressman Richard Neal won the Democratic primary, and will head back to Washington. 

Mug shot of Alexander Ciccolo.
U.S. Department of Justice

Updated at 2:24 p.m.

Federal Judge Mark Mastroianni on Wednesday signed off on a plea deal for Alexander Ciccolo that will send the 26-year-old Adams, Massachusetts, man to prison for 20 years, followed by a lifetime of supervised release. Ciccolo pleaded guilty in May to an ISIS-inspired plot.

Andrea Harrington.
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In Berkshire County, Massachusetts, Andrea Harrington is on her way to being the new district attorney. That's after she beat two other candidates in the Democratic primary, including the current DA.

A polling place in western Massachusetts.
Karen Brown / NEPR

Primary election day is over in Massachusetts. Here are the results focusing on the western part of the state, from The Associated Press.

Viv pushes Cass to call the police in Rachel Lynett's "Well Intentioned White People."
Barrington Stage Company

In her new show, "Well Intentioned White People," playwright Rachel Lynett continues the conversation about race in America. The play finishes its premiere run at Barrington Stage in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, this week.

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