Election 2020:

Heather Hamilton Independent Candidate For County Commissioner

Heather Hamilton Independent Candidate For County Commissioner

Brookline Select Board member Heather Hamilton has officially qualified as an independent candidate for one of the two Norfolk County Commissioner seats up for election Nov. 3rd. The three commissioners are elected to staggered four-year terms. Two commissioner seats are on the ballot this fall. One seat is open and the other is currently held … Read more

Cain Endorses Kennedy For U.S. Senate

Cain Endorses Kennedy For U.S. Senate

On Tuesday (July 14), Quincy City Councillor Ian Cain endorsed Congressman Joe Kennedy III for U.S. Senate in a video released by the Kennedy for Massachusetts campaign. A Quincy native who was elected to the Ward 3 council seat in 2015, Ian Cain cited the need for new, bold leadership in the Senate as his … Read more

Joseph Shea Seeking Re-Election As Norfolk County Commissioner

Joseph Shea Seeking Re-Election As Norfolk County Commissioner

Pledging to continue working to reform Norfolk County government with modern-day best practices, County Commissioner Joseph P. Shea of Quincy announces he will be on the ballot for re-election in the Democratic Primary Tuesday, Sept. 1. The top two vote-getters in the Democratic primary for county commissioner will advance to the Nov. 3rd general election. … Read more

Kennedy Meets With Quincy Business Owners, Campaigns For U.S. Senate Here

Kennedy Meets With Quincy Business Owners, Campaigns For U.S. Senate Here

Congressman Joe Kennedy III met last Friday with former Cong. Bill Delahunt, Quincy City Councillors Nina Liang and Brian Palmucci, and LGBTQIA+ Activist Sheika Babin to meet with local business owners and residents in Quincy Center. Kennedy’s visit came after his announcement of the Kennedy Jobs and Justice Initiative (JJI) July 8th, a working legislative … Read more

Richard R. Staiti Candidate For Norfolk County Commissioner

Richard R. Staiti Candidate For Norfolk County Commissioner

Richard R. Staiti of Canton, an attorney, has qualified for the Democratic Primary race for Norfolk County commissioner to be held Sept. 1. Despite the challenges presented by the novel coronavirus, Staiti and his supporters gathered over 1,000 signatures (over twice the reduced requirement of 500) to qualify for the Democratic ballot. A lifelong resident … Read more

Michael F. Walsh Candidate For Norfolk County Register Of Probate

Michael F. Walsh Candidate For Norfolk County Register Of Probate

Michael F. Walsh, a 33-year trial attorney who was recently re-elected for a third term to the Westwood Select Board, announces his candidacy for the Norfolk County Register of Probate. Walsh is a candidate in the Democratic primary which will be held Sept. 1. Present Register of Probate Patrick McDermott is not seeking re-election; he … Read more

Former Sheriff Seeking County Treasurer Seat

Former Sheriff Seeking County Treasurer Seat

By SCOTT JACKSON A former sheriff of Norfolk County has entered the race for county treasurer and will face a member of the Quincy City Council in a Democratic primary election in September. Michael Bellotti, who was the sheriff of Norfolk County from 1999 until late 2018, has qualified for the September ballot, according to … Read more

Norwood Atty. Colleen Brierley Candidate For Norfolk Register Of Probate

Norwood Atty. Colleen Brierley Candidate For Norfolk Register Of Probate

Attorney Colleen Brierley of Norwood announces her candidacy for Norfolk County Register of Probate and Family Court. The seat is being vacated by three term Patrick McDermott of Quincy and there are currently five candidates in the race. Brierley said, ”I am uniquely qualified to be the next Register of Probate because I am the … Read more

Sheriff Candidate Phelan Postponing Large Campaign Events Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Sheriff Candidate Phelan Postponing Large Campaign Events Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Former Quincy mayor and Democratic candidate for sheriff of Norfolk County Bill Phelan announces his campaign will postpone all large events in public spaces in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Phelan cited the need to prioritize public safety and committed to closely follow CDC, local and state guidance regarding upcoming events. The Phelan campaign advised … Read more

Courtney Madden Democratic Candidate For Norfolk County Register Of Probate

Courtney Madden Democratic Candidate For Norfolk County Register Of Probate

Quincy resident, attorney and community strategist Courtney Madden announces she is running for the open Register of Probate and Family Court seat in Norfolk County. The seat is being vacated by Patrick McDermott. “The Office of the Register of Probate and Family Court serves a vital role in our community, protecting our most vulnerable residents … Read more

Kathryn Hubley Democratic Candidate For Register Of Probate

Kathryn Hubley Democratic Candidate For Register Of Probate

Quincy School Committee Member Kathryn Hubley announces her candidacy for Norfolk County Register of Probate. If elected, Hubley would be the first woman to hold the office since 1954. Hubley says her experiences as a foster parent, teacher, family advocate, school committee member, and office support specialist make her uniquely qualified to serve in the … Read more

Brad Croall Democratic Candidate For County Treasurer

Brad Croall Democratic Candidate For County Treasurer

Quincy city councillor Brad Croall announces he is running for Norfolk Country treasurer. Croall has served on the Quincy City Council for nearly 10 years and just completed his term as council president. He has worked his entire professional career in the financial services industry. “The combination of his extensive experience in both the public … Read more