Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, June 22, 2018

RIP Charles Krauthammer.
MGM Springfield chooses Regal Cinemas to operate its movie theater complex.
New Taco Bell restaurant on Breckwood Boulevard.
Dangerous summer toys report.
Weekly police chase, Chicopee through Holyoke
Basketball Hall of Fame renovation, Phase 1.
New Sav-A-Lot supermarket comes to Breckwood Boulevard.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Stormy Daniels is coming to town!
“Westfield On Weekends” concerts!
East Longmeadow School Committee and School Leadership Committee find comity on hats.
Peoples United Bank acquires Farmington Bank.
Baltimore Dunkin’ Donuts causes national fracas for the chain.
Easthampton DPW orders water use limits.
Northampton housing complex forbids window unit air conditioners.
Ludlow Friendly’s at entrance to the Mass Pike closes.
Stormy Daniels – thoughts.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday February 26, 2018

Chicopee close-up with Mayor Rich Kos.
Massachusetts chicken thief… stuffs seven chickens in a backpack.
Marijuana regulators consider pot use in yoga studios, cafes, and movie theaters – and home delivery!
Former UMass student looking at multiple rape charges.
Ludlow Police looking for a suspicious man approaching juvenile girls on a soccer field.
Benefit for a Minnechaug student grappling with cancer.
Shriners hold last event at their hall on Longhill Street – they are moving.
Dunkin’ Donuts rolls out Girl Scout cookie flavors!
Applebee’s and IHOP close many locations.
Springfield Thunderbirds come back and extend their streak!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday February 21, 2018

Agawam fundraiser for Agawam School security improvements.
I-91 Longmeadow dangerous curve causing more alarm and gaining MASS DOT attention.
Coyotes on the prowl in many towns – endangering pets.
No more photo printing at Costco!
Sullivan and Velis reach into their personal pockets to help an organization.
Dunkin’ Donuts free clickable coupon is false.
Spring skiing at Berkshire East!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday February 8, 2018

Monte Carlo restaurant and land in West Springfield to be auctioned.
Twice in four months, Springfield alleged drunk driver hits a police cruiser!
Catholic school teacher receives award!
Eric Lesser’s eye on Mass. State Senate Presidency.
No more foam cups at Dunkin’!
One UMass Amherst student charged in super bowl melee had also assaulted a paramedic previously.
East Springfield McDonald’s flies upside down torn flag–Tim Rooke brings them a new one!

Brad Shepard today! Tuesday January 16, 2018

MGM Springfield unveils newly renovated executive offices.
MGM Springfield ready to hire some 3000 employees – offers online info.
Dunkin’ Donuts considers name change.
Rice Fruit Farm seeks entertainment license!
Alex Morse Inaugural Ball will proceed despite the death of his mother.
SilverBrick Group buys former Springfield YMCA building.
Agawam residents not happy about trash pickup schedule problems.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, January 8, 2018

Ludlow Police end a shoplifting spree.
Tips for YOUR protection in this weather.
Big name concerts slated for the region!
Holyoke High School merger!
Home robbed while family attends funeral.
No skiing at Blandford for the month.
DUNKIN’ cuts back on food and drink items.
Car vs. Lowes.
Agawam Mayor, Councilors, and School Committee sworn in!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, January 4, 2018

The Weatherbomb and Western Mass. – the forecast, the projections, parking bans, trash pick-ups, etc!
Two Springfield establishments will not receive renewed liquor licenses.
Hadley DONUT WARS!
Scammer calls… a police officer!
Taco Bell adds $1 fries!
Annemarie Barrett-Doyle will walk your dog in all kinds of weather!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Palmer Dunkin’ Donuts heist.
Wassail and Victorian dance for the holidays at Classical Condominiums.
Walmart tells us what the hottest toys are this season!
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” comes to the Agawam Family Cinemas, with many extras!
Mercy Medical Center “Gift of Life Tree” lighting.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Opioid death rate in Western Mass is down.
Dunkin’ launches holiday coffee flavors!
Pynchon Park finally receives construction and restoration.
Lung Cancer Awareness Month with special guest Amy Liptak Caruso.
Brightside Angel time!
Western Mass gas prices are up.
Springfield Chamber “Pastries, Politics and Policies” series features new Secretary of Admin and Finance.
… and..your word of the day, thought for the day, weather, and morning LOL!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday September 21, 2017

Cosby lawsuit(s) update
Peter Picknelly throws Oktoberfest for Governor Baker at The Fort!
FREE COFFEE DAY! From Dunkins!
Preliminary election results for Springfield and Chicopee!
Two Wilbraham men are rated the best lawyers in America
Westfield Police wanted man

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the Labor Day Weekend! September 1, 2017

PRIDE is giving its 50k lottery bonus to local non-profits! You can apply!
Donut wars in Hadley!
Labor Day travel app! Learn how you can avoid jams!
Northampton Police Dept. trading card collection earns a young one a police escort for her first day back at school!
Chicopee scooter thefts.
Certain local museums will now accept EBT card payments.
Harley Quinn Spinsanity at Six Flags!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday August 9, 2017

KKK newspaper being delivered to Belchertown homes!
Long-standing Holyoke business has issue with a developer.
(with special guest, Laura Hicks)
Another 100 mph driver – only wearing underwear (!!)
Holyoke City Hall phones – still not working properly.
DOT says remaining toll booths down by the end of November.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, June 5, 2017

Back-to-back Springfield bar shootings… and the Mayor is hopping mad!

This year’s BIG E concert rundown!

Coffee wars in North Attleboro!

Two Springfield radio stars let their guard down!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend April 21, 2017

O’Reilly’s fall and the Fox fallout!  w/ special guest, Michael Harrison

The “YES” phone scam and how to protect yourself! w/ Bob Grove

New K-9 officer in Amherst

Dunkins and Oreos!

Brad Shepard Today! January 11th, 2017

RECALLS!  Dunkin Donuts tumblers and some Hostess Twinkies!
An Agawam senior has asked out his prom date; Khloe Kardashian!
The JCC receives a threat…
And welcome back, Jordan Goodman!
It’s all here, listen!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, November 8, 2016

REFLECTIONS ON ELECTION DAY 2016!  Brad’s view of today, and reports on new coffee and donut flavors for the holidays, Stop and Shop’s Turkey Express, Red Rose Expansion, rides to the polling places, and Veterans Day parade plans!  It’s all here!

Listen in!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday September 28, 2016

DNA generated image of a suspect in the Lisa Ziegert murder..hear the scientific details as presented by DA Gulluni, 3000 MGM Springfield jobs may be up for grabs in a week or so, Agawam’s Ada Mahoney turns 107, and Arthur Lutz continues on at the age of 93 at his job of 68 years at the Mansfield Paper Company.  Brad talks about this and where you can get your free coffee tomorrow–for Free Coffee Thursday!  Listen now!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, August 1, 2016

  • DELANEY’S MARKET opens this week in the Longmeadow Shops!
  • Charlie Baker vetoes proposed mileage tax for Mass motorists
  • Barking and Beer!  Dakin event
  • Gas prices DOWN..expected to stay down for the summer!

 

Brad Shepard Today Wednesday June 1, 2016

  • National Donut Day in Western Mass
  • Summer read for young adults! Special guest, local author, Tammy Young Cote’
  • Free fishing weekend at the Quabbin!
  • New flag pole for the Wingate

so much more!