Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Hampden and East Longmeadow dispatchers combine and move into the new Hampden Police station.
The 110 Grill comes to Western Mass.
Bill Cosby sentencing date determined and announced.
Voters in Hampden and Wilbraham vote to renovate Minnechaug’s Falcon Field.
MGM Springfield schedules Stevie Wonder for its opening week.
Aggressive panhandler in Springfield racks up two arrests in three days.
Lottery Powerball jackpot – $280 million!
Belchertown passes articles re marijuana and alcohol.
Harbor Freight Tools chainsaw recall.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday April 13, 2017

Belchertown school lay-offs.
Agawam police station bomb hoax.
New look for East Longmeadow police cars.
Fishing season begins at the Quabbin!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday May 3, 2016

  • Springfield Parking Chief resigns amid scandal!
  • Opioid use up up up statewide..Western Mass numbers
  • A new Taco Bell for Ware
  • Meet Anthony Dieni, for East Longmeadow town council
  • 16 car break-ins in Longmeadow (!)

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, March 22, 2016

  • Bears waking up in Wilbraham
  • Soup kitchen robbed
  • Haydenville woman and social security fraud
  • Belchertown follows East Longmeadow with shouting match at town meeting over police chief
  • Women’s Business Owner’s Alliance big night at Chez Joseph (meet special guest; comedian Kelly McFarland)

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday March 16, 2016

EAST LONGMEADOW FILE;

  • THORPE VOTED OUT
  • NEFFINGER ACCUSES MELLIS OF INSUBORDINATION, THREATS, AND COLLUSION

Keough pops up in Sheriff’s race….Cocchi disavows connection

Wilbraham drunk driver vs. police officer’s foot

WESTERN MASS COURTS;

  • Second suspect in UMASS assault and robbery, arraigned
  • Judge Boyle sentences shoplifter who had 30 packages of salami and fish in his pants

 

 

Brad Shepard Today! Friday (and the weekend) March 11, 2016

SPOTLIGHT ON;

Comedian Jane Condon appearing at Chez J for the Woman’s Business Owner’s Alliance

  • NESTLE’S foods recall
  • The Longmeadow Shops expand
  • Your Dairy Queen free cone!
  • Moose on the loose in Belchertown

 

Brad Shepard Today! Weekend Wrap-Up, January 8, 2016

  • Western Mass inmate population. down
  • Charlie Baker wants to eliminate  paper traffic citations
  • Bistro 21 in Belchertown welcomes new and accomplished Chef
  • DA, Gulluni guest speaker at Holyoke Chamber coffee hour
  • All You Can Eat for the ‘Breakfastarians” at IHOP
  • When is it time to stop saying,’happy new year?” (with special guests)
  • Farewell, Schneider

Brad Shepard Today! October 14, 2015

  • Wrestling comes to Palmer! With special guest “Shady!”
  • Longmeadow named one of Mass’ safest communities
  • Belchertown sees rash of car break-ins
  • Westfield gets its own 99!
  • Chicopee police hosts another “Coffee With a Cop”
  • Charges filed against Mike Bissonnette

 

Brad Shepard Today! September 29, 2015

  • Dress for Success with Dawn Creighton
  • Belchertown Chief of police
  • Lee former Chief of Police
  • Bill Cosby stripped of most if not all honorary degrees
  • Ludlow bank robbery

Brad Shepard Today! September 15, 2015

  • The Big E traffic cam
  • Belchertown police chief
  • Paint party results in more than two dozen taken to hospital
  • Chicopee Mayor Kos makes it official
  • Honda Fit wheel theft(s) in East Longmeadow

Brad Shepard Today September 10, 2015

  • The Springfield TV merger, and what it means to you, with special guest, Michael Harrison
  • Belchertown police chief Fox pulled over in Granby. Not charged.  Questions and concerns in both communities as a result
  • Nik Tokman of West Springfield and a star on THE DEADLIEST CATCH pays a return visit
  • Forthcoming Jewish Holidays
  • Knife wielding miscreants in Agawam and Holyoke
  • Flying lawn chair prompts East Longmeadow arrest

Brad Shepard Today! August 12, 2015

  • A piece of the Twin Towers comes to Ware
  • Sales Tax holiday-what’s taxed, and what is not
  • Eversource fined 10,000.00
  • North Adams social security fraud
  • Hardwick’s Sherry Patch gets town admin job in Sunderland
  • Will the next Belchertown Fair be the last?
  • Romito’s reflections, with guest, John Romito

Brad Shepard Today! June 11, 2015

  • A local hero and a local success story
  • State’s most wanted man now in custody in Belchertown
  • One bridge reopens, one is shut down
  • Ware dirty water
  • AIC and a tough neighborhood
  • E-cigs youth ban in Chicopee
  • MCC awards at the Majestic theater

 

 

Brad Shepard Today! June 10, 2015

  • Rain
  • Holyoke politics
  • Belchertown cell tower
  • No new trial for Jeffrey Asher
  • Longmeadow select board race results
  • When will MGM Springfield open?  When the I-91 project is complete, of course.
  • Pickup vs Horses, no one is amused