Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Pancake Breakfast time! Want to be a business sponsor? Here’s how…
Doo Wop show coming up at City Stage!
Mayor Sarno vs. the South Congregational Church over an immigration issue.
Mass. Senator pinched for OUI.
A purse full of shrimp…
Governor Baker receives the Sister Caritas award.
Veteran facing charges for bomb making dies.
Franklin County Opioid Task Force distributes hundreds of hams to food pantries across Hampden County.
Vandalism to an owl.

Radio Show #134 – Mike Mathis,
MGM Springfield

With seven months to go, MGM Springfield hurtles toward its long awaited opening!

Three thousand employees are in the process of being hired… will this staffing effort meet the deadline?

What is the new relationship between MGM and the Mass Mutual Center, City Stage, and Symphony Hall?

How will MGM transform Springfield into the center of entertainment for the region?

MGM Springfield president Mike Mathis answers these questions and takes you through his personal journey from shovels in the ground, to the rarefied atmosphere of a thriving casino!

Biggest obstacles and challenges? Overcoming bitter opposition? Greatest misconception?

Mike Mathis chronicles his experience in this intensive, exclusive conversation with Brad Shepard!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday December 7, 2017

South End valet parking is extended through December 31st!
“First Night Jr” set for Holyoke!
“One-Man Star Wars Trilogy” comes to CityStage!
MGM Springfield gaming school opened by HCC and STCC.
Keeping your mail order packages from being swiped, with Hampden PD Chief Farnsworth
Mass. is one of the four worst states in the nation for flu outbreaks.
Christmas concert in Agawam tonight!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the Weekend September 22, 2017

Starbucks on Columbus reopens after renovations!
Jamie Farr and TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE cancels City Stage dates!
TD Bank bank robbery suspect arrested and charged.
Calvin Coolidge evening set for Easthampton!
UMass once again is The Princeton Review’s Number One for campus food service.
Goodbye Ruby Tuesday – Hello Frontera Grill.
Miss Western Mass Pageant!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday March 29, 2017

Springfield’s Enid Ortiz moves up on THE VOICE!

Westfield woman wins half a million at Mohegan from penny slots!

Christy Mihos passes away at 67

Wilbraham 8 year old saves Great Grandmother!

Westfield Walmart picks up local liquor store’s license

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend September 23, 2016

Are you really registered to vote?  Are you sure? Blighted Bay Street building to go down, an injury at the Big E, a grant for Holyoke firefighters, and a jam packed weekend rundown of everything happening in the region!  Concerts, plays, fairs, we have it all!  Listen to it with Brad right now!

Radio Show #62 – Tina D’Agostino

President of Symphony Hall and City Stage, Tina D’Agostino is excited about her new season!

She outlines it for us in a conversation with Brad, and also discusses her strategies for accommodating changing times and tastes to keep this vital cultural venue viable!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday August 30, 2016

  • Daniel Federici Memorial Golf Touranment!  (with special guest; Paul Federici)
  • Symphony Hall and City Stage, working through reverses
  • Back To School Tuesday!
  • Swan Jr. campaign, accuses Williams campaign of misrepresenting endorsements

–much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the Weekend Round Up November 6, 2015

  • Col. John Driscoll Springfield Veteran of the Year
  • TWISTER made in East Longmeadow – makes National Toy Hall of Fame
  • Northampton Water Treatment Plant named after James Dostal
  • Montague boiling water due to E. coli problems
  • Haydenville woman indicted for alleged looting of Social Security
  • Holyoke woman escapes airborne wooden post!
  • Ludlow man attempts strangulation over mayo
  • Bax and O’Brien celebrate 20 years on stage live at City Stage