Radio Show #337 – Fred King Remembered


For more than 45 years, regional media personality Fred King carved out an enviable and unforgettable niche in Western Mass. radio and television.

On Fred’s passing, former colleague Bo Sullivan remembers his years teamed with Fred.

In this special program hosted by Brad Shepard, Bo presents glimpses of the public and private man.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Yellow Cab of Springfield is back in business!
Nick Cocchi postpones the Sheriff’s Picnic for the summer.
The Springfield mayor joins with others for a themed family reunion drive for seniors.
ArtsBeat reporter Mark Auerbach.
Remembering Fred King – with Bo Sullivan.
MGM Springfield is bringing back employees; however, not everyone is expected to be called back.
Mayor Sarno gets tough on illegal fireworks and launches “home rule” legislation.
Holyoke’s first adult-use cannabis store opens.
Springfield Jewish Community Center CEO retires.

Radio Show #299 – The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield Continues Through the Crisis

“To inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.”

This is the mission statement of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield.

The organization is experiencing an impact from COVID-19, and in this special program, Chief Advancement Officer Bo Sullivan discusses the club’s efforts to keep vital community services intact and ongoing.

Web: www.bgcwestfield.org  •  Email: www.bgcwestfield.org/contact-us

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Star of “The Young and the Restless” dies suddenly.
Post Super Bowl deals: DD Perks and Friendly’s.
Baystate Health plans a new behavioral health hospital.
Springfield Police act quickly and successfully in a case of carjacking.
Westfield crowns its Colleen!
Springfield Redevelopment Authority presents a new technological meeting room.
Worthington’s Aaron Lewis of Staind walks offstage at a Texas concert.
Boston broadcaster Gary LaPierre dies.
State Auditor calls on an agency to check gas pumps and store scales for accuracy.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, January 7, 2019

Bo Sullivan represents Westfield in the Holyoke St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
Ware welcomes Clay Works Ceramic Studio!
Cooley Street homicide investigation continues.
65th Annual Holyoke Grand Colleen Pageant.
Helmet Day at Otis Ski Ridge.
Mark Kelley… a classic “Mr. Fix It!”
Chestnut Towers apartment building is now under new management.
MGM Springfield medical emergency results in loss of life.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, December 20, 2018

MassMutual offers its Enfield campus for sale; moving operations to Springfield.
Bo Sullivan will complete his late brother’s term on the Westfield School Committee.
Look Park in Northampton Garden House presents Santa’s Trains!
Longmeadow special town meeting held to recall members of the school committee.
Sarno vetoes City Council’s “Welcoming” ordinance.
Be on the lookout for holiday scams!
Watch out for hunters at this time of year!
Mingles in West Springfield announces it’s closing.
Richie Mitnick’s Christmas Spectacular shifts its location to the Agawam Senior Center!

Radio Show #140 – Bo Sullivan, Executive Director, The Irish Cultural Center of Western New England

Veteran Western Mass. radio personality Bo Sullivan enters a new professional walk of life as the new Executive Director of The Irish Cultural Center of Western New England.

Bo takes us inside the ICC, its events and goals, and its meaning to the Irish colony of Western Mass.

Here, Bo reunites with former radio partner Brad in this special program!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Italian restaurant for sale!
Tree House Brewing holds big STCC event!
Munich Haus holds fundraiser for the Gray House.
Counterfeit bills in Greenfield.
Springfield brings in three new firefighters!
Franklin County sobriety checkpoint this weekend.
Fox attack in North Adams.
O’Brien’s Corner gets grant to fix traffic mess.
Two Springfield bunglers attempt to steal a watch.
First United Methodist Church of Westfield kids prepare hurricane help kits.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, May 16, 2016

  • ELECTION DAY IN  Granby and Belchertown
  • American International College graduates 700!
  • Easthampton utility scam
  • Jewish community Center; Israeli Independance Day
  • Hadley bears are walking around
  • Special Guest Barbara Loh, all about Valley Radio Reading Service
  • Good luck to Adam Wright and to Bo Sullivan