Michael Harrison’s award-winning international podcast “Up Close and Far Out” serves as the platform for a fascinating conversation with PVR’s Brad Shepard about the legendary TV kiddie shows and hosts of the late ‘40s through early ‘70s. Not to be missed!
… a new and original play by producer, director and dramatist Danny Eaton of the Majestic Theater in West Springfield.
In a conversation with Brad Shepard, the playwright explains the origin of this reality-based, personal family narrative.
Set in 1943, “The War and Walt Whipple” presents a chaotic domestic scene in which the wives of newly-inducted brothers descend upon the home of their grandfather.
Our Pioneer Valley Radio series of special programs, gathered from our live broadcast of the Sheriff Cocchi BBQ, comes to a close with a grand finale, featuring the host himself, Sheriff Nick Cocchi.
This short and sweet program is a glimpse into the honest, direct and warm nature of the Hampden County Sheriff.
“Hail fellow, well met,” are the perfect words to describe Anthony Cignoli, a man located at the heart and nerve center of Western Mass., state and national politics.
His political analysis is highly sought by most media outlets – both nationally and internationally,
Tony dropped by to say “hello” to Michael and Brad at the Cocchi Picnic.
In this thorough, energetic, and unedited conversation, you will hear Tony at his best on the subject of Springfield, Holyoke, the region’s players, high speed rail, the economy, real estate, and other hot topics!
Her day starts at 3:30 a.m. as she begins whipping up breakfast at Casa Café in East Longmeadow!
After a thirty-year corporate career, she is pursuing her dream of owning her own breakfast and lunch spot!
Casa Café has staked its claim in Western Mass., and Cookie enjoys getting to know her customers personally!
After a long career in the corporate world, Cathy Belleville has settled into a new era – one in which she can make a personal and emotional connection with her customers at a very difficult time.
Reflections By Claudia is far more than a notions or gift shop, and it is more than a specialty store for bereavement. Instead, it is a special creation nurtured by Cathy in her own distinctive way.
Listen to a local business woman describe her unique shop in its brand new setting.
Erica Jansons Dwyer is easily one of the busiest and most industrious entrepreneurs in our midst!
Erica is a staunch believer in local business in the Valley.
From raising and breeding alpacas on her own farm, to weaving and creating yarn goods and marketing them through Amazon.com, Erica also finds time to specialize in beer, liquor and wine at Table and Vine!
You will be very surprised to learn what she was doing when she spoke with Brad!
“Free Tea Friday” at participating Starbucks!
East Longmeadow says “no” to recreational marijuana.
Sarno on the warpath about low bails!
Westfield McDonald’s gets a makeover!
Salvation Army summer camp!
The Fed is poised to raise the prime rate – again! This will affect all loans tied to the prime: auto, credit cards, student and others!
Jordan will explain how you might protect your finances from further strain. Also, he analyzes the drop in oil prices, home sales and more!
Jordan appears exclusively in Western Mass. on Pioneer Valley Radio!
Hedy Lewis, owner-operator of THE RUFF HOUSE in Westfield, doesn’t just groom pets… she and her daughter Jill provide a complete spa for their “boarders!”
The pups are pampered from beginning to end — or should we say from nose to tail! High-quality products are used to give them the softest fur, well-conditioned skin and that beautiful look that all tail-waggers want.
Hear The Ruff House story with Brad’s special guest Hedy Lewis!
Forest Park area pizza lovers are thrilled to have a brand new spot for delicious pizza, sandwiches, salads and more!
Fina’s at 672 Dickinson Street is a mere three months old and already making a name for itself.
Here, owner and Chef Fabio Desousa talks with Brad on how he made his pizza dream a reality.
Evan Plotkin, President, NAI Plotkin Real Estate, is very pleased with White Lion Wednesdays at 1350 Main Street.
As one of its creators, in concert with the Springfield BID and Berkshire Bank, Evan reflects on Springfield’s rich cultural offerings today, and his thoughts on the city’s progress tomorrow.