Brad Shepard Today June 3, 2015

  • Abudanza may be back
  • Another school bomb scare
  • The latest phone scam you need to know about
  • Holyoke household  hazardous waste removal

Brad Shepard Today June 2, 2015

Rain and flooding

Gas prices

South Hadley road work

New cell phone application for kids that could be trouble; Kik

Poisonous synthetic marijuana

A new pioneer Valley cocktail

Brad Shepard Today June 1, 2015

  • New unemployment low for Springfield for the first time since the recession
  • New Catholic School now has a name
  • ALS Walk
  • Forest Park hunters in court
  • Two Ware heroin sweeps in 24 hours
  • Fundraiser for a Ludlow teacher and National Guard member

Brad Shepard Today! Friday May 29, 2015

Western Mass road work and construction

Chicopee pools–follow up

Storms and electrical outages

RMV a go in Hadley…and a delay in Springfield


Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, May 28, 2015

  • Willamansett Bridge rehab is finally coming to an end.
  • Wilbraham dog owners will soon pay more.
  • Fundraiser for a Westfield woman is planned.
  • Pioneer Valley karma
  • An iced coffee on the run
  • Northampton water ban underway
  • How does a small business survive in the digital age for forty years?

Brad Shepard Today May 27, 2015

Western Mass summer driving and accidents

Commissioner Barbieri marks one year in harness

Some may go without meals in Easthampton due to a 155 year old law

Chicopee swimming pools are shot and will cost millions to fix

Brad Shepard Today May 26, 2015

  • Barnes Air Base jet scramble
  • The former Hampden Country Club is now the Great Horse Golf Resort
  • Best dressed prison inmates
  • Smith and Wesson Celebration of Heroes
  • Holyoke Medical Center men’s Health Fair


Brad Shepard Today, Memorial Day Edition May 25, 2017

  • Thoughts and reflections on the meaning of the day
  • Guide to what’s opened and closed today
  • Kielbasa Festival in Chicopee
  • Pool safety in Western Mass


Brad Shepard Today May 22, 2015

  • Welcome to the multi million dollar construction program of the Chankchung Railway Vehicles Company to the former Westinghouse site
  • Can’t afford veterinary care?  There is a place now for you to turn.
  • Lincoln Hall had been in Rifles Street since the Civil War. Now torn down
  • Chicopee’s Delfo Barabani is this year’s Charles H. Tracy Award recipient.

Judy Matt, President of The Spirit of Springfield, reflects on 25 years of Springfield pride

Judy Matt, whom Mayor Sarno has referred to as “The First Lady of Springfield,” talks with Brad Shepard about the pancake breakfast, Bright Nights at Forest Park, the renovation of the Carriage House at the Barney Estate and so much more!


Meet West Springfield’s Nick Tokman… “Sunshine” on the hit Discovery Channel show “The Deadliest Catch”

From Western Mass. to Alaska and the Bering Sea, Nick Tokman has realized his dream to sail into adventures on the high seas!

Hear the stories of a life of fishing, crabbing, and not just navigating dangerous open waters, but also navigating the unusual individuals comprising the crew.

Hear the story of the Frying Pan Man and more, and Nick’s long term goal to help Junior Achievement and the youth of Western Mass, in a conversation with Brad Shepard.

Mayor Sarno returns for “one on one” with Brad Shepard …….

…….The Mayor of Springfield kicks off his campaign for another term with a bang!

Dom Sarno joins Brad Shepard for an unflinching look at the road ahead, its challenges and potential.

Public safety, economic growth, the casino, manufacturing, community partnership with policing efforts and more!

Listen to the mayor in a very candid and open mode, as he details his plans for these issues, and more!

Brad Shepard Today May 21, 2015

  • Good news for consumers on your electric bill
  • Good news for drivers on your insurance
  • Do you know as much as your kids about “dabbing?”
  • Grilling season is underway

Brad Shepard Today May 20, 2015

  • Westfield police want the historical cemetery vandal(s)
  • Homicide upstages Mayor Sarno’s reelection bid and promise for public safety
  • Ice cream days are here!  Friendly’s $1.99 cones!
  • 12th Palmer school bomb scare
  • A 13-year-old Springfield boy needs help finishing a ramp
  • How do I get a job with MGM Springfield?

Brad Shepard Today May 19, 2015

Abudanza ristorante in Wilbraham closes

Another Palmer school system bomb scare

Longmeadow makes an effort to stem opioid addiction in the town

Busiest Memorial Day travel in Western Mass in a decade is possible

Gas prices are down

Brad Shepard today Monday May 18, 2015

A new scam exposed

Eversource’s Turtlepalooza!

Opioid addiction n takes over the town of Ware

Nick’s Nest in Holyoke celebrating ten years of awesome hot dogs

The last video rental store in the Pioneer Valley closes its doors…so long, Captain Video

Come on the road with Brad to Shakago Piano Bar downtown Springfield for the nominations as announced for this year’s community theater awards!  hear the actors and directors !

Brad Shepard Today Friday! May 15, 2015

Finn For Mayor in West Springfield

AAA adds RMV services in Hadley

Chicopee Police Captain charged

Suit Up Springfield!

Central High Marching Band heading to D.C.

Dakin Humane Society puppies and kitties


Outdoorsman and nature expert, Stan Tekiela-author of Birds of Massachusetts

As interviewed by Bernadette Duncan about local black bears, and backyard birds.

Brad Shepard Today May 14, 2015

Residents in Southampton insist you slow down!

Longmeadow schools change manner in which parents are notified of missing children!

Springfield Rotary’s one hundredth!

Chicopee’s king Kielbasa is back!

Adam Quenneville Roofing receives an honor!

Drunk bear-hunter update