A local attorney has decided to run for the Democratic nomination for state Senate.
Andrea Harrington plans to formally announce next Tuesday morning for the Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin, and Hampden District seat being vacated by state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing.
Michael Eric Bloomberg wants to bring his expertise in finance and urban redevelopment back to his hometown.
The 26-year-old Pittsfield native is challenging state Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier for the Democratic nomination for the 3rd Berkshire District. Bloomberg is holding a campaign kickoff on Thursday.