Brad Shepard Today, Friday and the weekend, May 31, 2019

Target issues a charging cable recall.
Holyoke Media announces a $2M media center.
Farmers Markets start up in Holyoke and in Westfield!
World Wide Knit in Public Day!
John Vieux formally announces for mayor of Chicopee.
Longmeadow 11-year-old wants canned goods donations for Rachel’s Table for her birthday.
Offensive graffiti on Mt Tom has hikers and officials angry.
Springfield officials gather for a South End CVS groundbreaking!
Fire Dept. deals with accidental flammable spill on Memorial Drive.
New Valley Bank and Trust opens for business in Springfield!
Group of small business owners want in on sports betting in Mass.

Brad Shepard Today! March 29, 2019

Mayor’s forum at the Springfield Chamber.
Frontier Airlines adds new cities to Bradley International schedule.
MGM investing millions in renovating 1331 Elm.
UMass students assaulted at gunpoint in a drug deal.
People in Springfield’s North End still crossing train tracks illegally.
West Springfield looks into competing cable services in the city.
Mass. Senate votes 37-1 to lift kid cap on welfare; Senator Humason is the “1”
Suspect in disgusting 21-cat abandonment has been arrested.
Holyoke Dog Park users not cleaning up after themselves.
Springfield meets to discuss safety of school drinking water.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 2, 2018

More problems for the Montague Police Department.
The heatwave we are having!
Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship in Southwick.
Comcast outage progress.
Splash-parks burn warnings!
Best Buy announces it is discontinuing CD sales.
Fireworks report: who has had them, and who is about to!
Recreational marijuana sales start date has come and gone… and no start in view.
Gas prices have probably peaked!
East Longmeadow Fourth of July parade note.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday and Friday, June 7-8, 2018

Western Mass. communities band together to sue the opioid manufacturers.
Mercy Medical Center’s Wound Care Center.
East Longmeadow’s election results.
Miss Florence Diner under new management.
Ware Police want to know who is breaking glass windows and doors along Main Street.
Springfield veterinary hospital replaces vandalized fence.
Comcast phones silent for some customers.
New faces nominated for Western Mass. judges.
Cumberland Farms gets $20 million judgement.
Stewart Weldon’s Westfield address is searched.

Brad Shepard Today Monday, June 26, 2017

The Return of Tim Ryan.
Broadband comes to Brimfield.
Girl’s softball clinic.
Easthampton “Jeopardy” contestant update!
30 years of Francesco’s in Brimfield!
Star Spangled Springfield update!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday May 18, 2016

  • West side examines 4 year mayor term
  • Former Lee police chief does time
  • Chicopee carnival and craft show
  • Bennett Walsh is the new Holyoke Soldier’s Home chief
  • Fiore Santaniello and Capri Pizza honored

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday December 29, 2015

  • BIG Y gas stations are coming!
  • Forbes Library; pay your overdue book fines with food items!
  • Napoli Pizzeria and the Liquori family celebrate fifty years!
  • Western Mass Paralegal Association celebrates twenty-five years!
  • Chicopee police warn all Western Mass of “Comcast” phone scam!
  • The defendant had – what?