Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Welcome to Bob Simone, new head of WWLP TV22.
The Cosby verdict.
Hiker falls to his death in the West Suffield Quarry area.
Former Knights of Columbus property in Amherst purchased by local businessman.
Big E premiers Paul Kozub’s new cocktail, “The Frose,” (with Paul Kozub).
Artists wanted in West Springfield to create a mural.
Franklin County a top ” Fall Foliage” spot!
East Longmeadow woman suffers fatal diving mishap in Connecticut.
Spike in Honda tire thefts in West Springfield.
Dunkin’ Donuts changes its name!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Cosby sentence.
24 hours of nonstop theater at Holyoke Community College’s theater festival.
Adele Cousland of Amherst wins a very prestigious Girl Scout award.
I-91 overnight closures this week!
UMass has charges against a fraternity.
Free Coffee Fridays at Cumberland Farms!
Mobile dentist for veterans stops in Springfield.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, September 24, 2018

St. Paul’s Church has a youth bible study class called “Gizmo!”
Blessing of the animals at Mercy Medical Center.
Former Hinsdale Police Chief charged with shoplifting.
Former Springfield RMV site sold for possible commercial development.
Bill Cosby’s sentencing hearing today.
Skydivers raise money for an anti-bullying organization!
Westfield’s Lee Nadeau donates to relief efforts for Florence and the gas line explosions.
“Skating for Hurricane Florence” at Interskate 91 South!
Child Passenger Safety Week across the nation.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, September 7, 2018

Apple iPhone recall.
RIP Burt Reynolds.
Shelburne Falls’ Bill Cosby sued by his defense team over unpaid fees.
East Longmeadow’s NHL Florida Panthers center Frank Vatrano comes home to check out MGM!
Danny Eaton’s first production of his new season, “Johnny Guitar” had its opening at the Majestic Theater!
Anthony Maloni and his family have rescued the Wilbraham landmark, Rice’s Fruit Farm.
West Springfield High School mourning the loss of JV Basketball Coach Kevin Campbell.
The Gray House teamed up with Hot Table to feed those in need.
The Mattoon Street Arts Festival marks 46 years.
World Trade Center “I-beam” groundbreaking ceremony is Friday at Riverfront Park.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, September 6, 2018

Don’t eat this cereal – throw it out!
9/11 Memorial not ready in time for the Springfield 9/11 Tribute.
“Ride to Remember” charity bike ride this year takes off from MGM Springfield.
The Big E offers a pass to skip long ride lines.
Hampden Senior Center presents a dinner theater murder mystery (with special guest Rick Rubin).
$650M indoor water park planned for Palmer (with special guest, Paul Robbins).
Adams man sentenced for fomenting a terrorist act.
Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is vandalized.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Massive oak falls on Agawam home, killing the resident inside.
Gov. Baker signs the car rental increase bill (for funds to support municipal police training).
Goldfish Crackers recall!
River to Range Trail in South Hadley will close for work from Eversource crews.
One trailer at Agawam Mobile Home Park to be demolished; more may follow.
Shelburne Fall’s Bill Cosby plans to fight violent sex offender designation.
National cell phone emergency alert test from FEMA set for September 20, 2018.

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! Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Florence Bank hires three new employees.
Hadley Police deal with controversial message posted to town’s Facebook page.
Phone scam steals $1700 from a Chicopee woman.
Jody Farber-Winters pleads guilty to theft of monies for a shelter.
Westfield Bank’s full service Springfield branch opens this summer.
Cosby trial juror comments on his decision.
Greenfield medical marijuana dispensary now open.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, April 30, 2018

ROAD REPORT – Easthampton and Southampton.
Church building featured in “Alice’s Restaurant” reopening after upgrades.
Justice William J. Boyle to receive award at Law Day ceremony.
Bill Cosby starts inmate life under house arrest pending sentencing and appeal.
Governor Charlie Baker touts first term achievements at Worcester’s DCU Center.
Marcia Morrison is this year’s Miss Senior Massachusetts.
An Hispanic church in Springfield moves to a new location.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, April 27, 2018

Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault.
MGM opening three weeks ahead of schedule!
Setti Warren drops out of race to challenge Baker.
Agawam Police Officer receives highest medal for valor.
Springfield Symphony Orchestra Director and Conductor Kevin Rhodes on what’s ahead for the Symphony!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday February

Meningitis at Smith College
Another accident at the Longmeadow Curve
Chicopee suspect evades police, runs home, screams for his mother
Greene Room Productions, a theater group, moves to the Eastfield Mall
Mass Pike service plaza in Lee, shuts down gas pumps for a week
Tragedy touches Bill Cosby and family
The Sinai Temple Springfield selects their new Rabbi
Friendly’s closes South Hadley location

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday September 21, 2017

Cosby lawsuit(s) update
Peter Picknelly throws Oktoberfest for Governor Baker at The Fort!
FREE COFFEE DAY! From Dunkins!
Preliminary election results for Springfield and Chicopee!
Two Wilbraham men are rated the best lawyers in America
Westfield Police wanted man

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Dentist must return half a million dollars to MassHealth.
The Student Prince ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!
Discover Downtown Springfield.
Bill Cosby hires Michael Jackson’s former lawyer.
Political profile – Kelli Moriarty-Finn!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday April 4, 2017

Bill Cosby’s problems include a 48 year-old comedy bit.

Amherst round-a-bout.

The happy ending of “Scrunchie” (now Jameson) the puppy beaten and left for dead.

Gas prices up a bit.

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday July 27, 2016

  • Unemployment UP in Springfield (hear the details)
  • MASS DOT admits overcharging at Exit 6, Chicopee!
  • Cosby and home insurance company fighting over his legal fees
  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge gets results and new gene!
  • Meet Amanda Garcia, entrepreneur and professor at ELMS College

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday,

  • Free shredding in Wilbraham
  • Indian Motorcycle Day
  • Foreclosures up in Western Mass….where does it go?
  • Cosby update

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, February 22, 2016

  • Camille Cosby Springfield depostiion
  • West Warren man tears up traffic ticket, and is charged with littering
  • Belchertown folks have breakfast on the Belchertown Fire Dept.
  • Lead paint from I-91 project now falling on drivers. top level parking off limits
  • Navy Band returns to Symphony Hall w/ special guest, Judy Matte

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday January 13, 2016

  • Farewell, Hu Ke Lau
  • Cosby’s lawyers want his sexual history kept out of public eye
  • Weather, and Powerball
  • Gas down again…far down!
  • Agawam/Springfield/Wilbraham tire thieves

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 June 22, 2015

  • Agawam scam
  • Holyoke Mayoral Race
  • Happy 100th birthday to Northampton peace activist
  • Bill Cosby defamation suit
  • Cone zone; Greenfield, South Hadley, and Ludlow