Radio Show #123 – Michelle and Peter Wirth, Mercedes of Springfield

After a ten year absence, Mercedes is once again represented in Western Mass.

Michelle and Peter Wirth have made big news in the Pioneer Valley automotive community with Mercedes of Springfield!

Here, Michelle discusses her journey from New Jersey to Chicopee as well as her reflections on doing luxury car business in Western Mass.!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday October 17, 2017

Move over Dr. Seuss –  Norman Rockwell’s family has a bone to pick with the Berkshire Museum.
Springfield bank robber arrested within 24 hours of the robbery.
ANOTHER bank robbery in Chicopee!
Many arrests for noisy parties in Amherst.
Ziggy the St, Bernard in South Hadley gets another chance.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday March 28, 2017

Hamp – Wilb School District trying to save the jobs of some 18 teachers and other employees!

Chicopee Land Fill closing; city will move to Pay As You Throw

Gas prices

Drunk drivers

STCC Drag Show

—much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, March 27, 2017

CHD CANCER HOUSE OF HOPE with special guest Kim Lee.
SCAMS in Westfield and Chicopee!
Ludlow says goodbye to a K-9 officer.
Wounded Warriors benefit.
— much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday, March 10th, 2017

This week’s wrap-up!
Liberty Mutual lay-offs and hirings.
New firefighters in Chicopee!
Wilbraham dog owners alert; cat and dog rabies clinic scheduled.
Radio Shack, Staples stores closings.
DA Anthoy Gulluni promotes “Stop the Swerve!”

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Tuesday morning on BRAD SHEPARD TODAY!
A free holiday concert coming to Symphony Hall, a retirement party for State Rep. Ben Swan Sr., Chicopee offering free swims this winter, free Broadway shows for children on February 28, and the Ludlow Police Dept. wants to make sure your mail order holiday gifts on your porch are safe from thieves!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday September 22, 2016

They were just cleaning the pizza shop–but it brought out the HAZMAT people; a Harvard professor comes to the area to talk about the dangers of recreational marijuana; a Mercedes dealership comes to Chicopee; and when is a  library a putting green?  Find out today, with Brad!

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! Monday April 25, 2016

  • A week of traffic hassles on I-91 starts now!
  • (find out how to get around it)
  • Brush fires in the region
  • Farewell to a 40 year radio run
  • White Brook Middle School football field finally has lights!
  • Fishing derby for kids!

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! Friday and the weekend! February 19, 2016

  • More Swastikas at UMass
  • ATM Theft and advisory
  • Holyoke St. Pat’s Colleens
  • Wilbraham’s Amy Lord featured in new TV series
  • Has your bicycle in Ludlow, been lost or stolen?
  • Local performers and performances in and around the area this weekend

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday December 9, 2015

  • Antoinette Pepe remembered
  • Springfield Rescue Mission, Terry Boyd, and the 99
  • Chicopee drives gangs underground
  • When is it time to replace your smoke alarm?
  • Holyoke Art Shop
  • 93 year old former SSO Director publishes an amazing book
  • Sister Caritas Cancer Center at Mercy Medical Center holds open house
  • Suffield electric toothbrush thieves……their reign of terror at an end

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday November 4, 2015

Western Mass elections at a glance…who won, and who didn’t

  • Getting darker earlier=danger for pedestrians
  • Around the region;
  • Beer and Wings, and the Pats at Sophia’s!
  • Bax and O’Brien celebrate their 20th at City Stage

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday November 3, 2015

SPECIAL ELECTION DAY EDITION!

  • Featuring last minute appeals from candidates for various offices!
  • Election day information handbook
  • Western Mass shoplifters and counterfeiters—(and we will even throw in a goat)

Brad Shepard Today Tuesday October 27, 2015

The Junior Achievement of Western Mass’ Stock Market Challenge is back!

–with special guest, Jen Connolly, Exec Dir. Junior Achievement of Western Mass

  • Halloween parties and festivals around the region
  • The Agawam Family Cinema finally opens!
  • MGM Springfield and the city, a lover’s quarrel?

Brad Shepard Today, Monday October 26, 2015

  • Old eyeglasses wanted by the West Springfield Lions
  • Holyoke Canal Walk
  • I-91 road closures
  • Brewer Young mansion eviction update
  • Hollywood filming at the Quabbin?
  • Debate crashers in Chicopee?

 

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! Wednesday, October 7, 2015

  • Is Chicopee the new hot spot for gang violence?
  • Will the “X” be rehabbed?
  • Curtis Blake washes his hands of AIC
  • PLANTATION MAN moves to Agawam
  • Tim Rooke on MGM SPRINGFIELD “….a mountain out of a molehill!”

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 11, 2015

The Michael Bissonnette Story

Special guest, Chicopee mayoral candidate Mike Bissonnette goes one on one with Brad in an unflinching and open dialogue about his campaign issues;

Including, taxes, the Ashley Madison affair website, scuffles with Chicopee police and more.

You will also hear his plans for the future of Chicopee outlined in detail, should he  assume the duties of Mayor.