Brad Shepard Today Friday and the weekend – February 2, 2018

Groundhog Day and the Big Game!!
Charlie Baker the most popular Governor in the nation – again!
MGM Springfield President, Mike Mathis says dealers are in demand for MGM.
MA and PA governors wager food on the game!
Applebee’s Drink of the Month – The Dollarmama.
Easthampton students win preliminary round in Boston – on their way to D.C.!
Former Hadley Police officer convicted and sentenced.
Fewer Chicopee school kids are going to the nurse since “Breakfast Before the Bell” was implemented.
– much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday July 12, 2017

PVTA cancels certain routes
UMass tuition goes UP
Downtown Springfield pianos get live pianists!
Join “Bioblitz” and help inventory wildlife and trees and plants!
Ludlow woman goes to jail for swindling dying employer
Easthampton Mayoral heating up!
–our new “Word of the Day!”–

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday April 12, 2017

BOB’S Stores in Enfield and elsewhere in Mass. bites the dust.
Charlie Baker rated America’s #1 Governor!
New interim president at Mercy Medical Center.
Pothole Patrol.
3-6-9–the goose is fine!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, December 12th, 2016

First instance of Snow Alarm hits the region!
Care One needs help for their Toy for Joy campaign!
Sunday hours for your post office this season?
Easthampton cracks down on holiday-impaired driving!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend May 27, 2016

  • A tribute to Officer Tarantino, with special guest; Sgt. John Delaney, Springfield Police Dept.
  • Mass electric customers get 3 million dollar rebate
  • No more plastic bags in Easthampton
  • More Western Mass Bank of America branches close
  • Guitar Center opens in West Springfield!
  • Holiday Weekend guide!  Where and what to do!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday April 21, 2016

  • Sgt. Sullivan’s Purple Heart
  • Longmeadow’s proposed tougher gun regulations
  • Chicopee’s ice cream shop opens in former funeral home
  • No plastic bags in Easthampton
  • Springfield’s Crystal Copeland totes water to Flint, Michigan

—and more lifestyle, business, and political news and events of the day!

Brad Shepard Today! January 4, 2016

  • First program of the new year
  • Easthampton power outage
  • Holyoke and Chicopee inaugural ceremonies
  • Springfield Police massive heroin bust; 9000 bags
  • Palmer Christmas tree bonfire
  • Langone’s Florist – reopens!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Monday November 30, 2015

  • It’s Cyber Monday!
  • Easthampton man shows his gratitude to first responders who saved his life
  • Seussian Holiday gingerbread exhibit at Springfield Science Museum
  • TV22 and Marine Corps Toys for Tots
  • MassLive and the Republican and the Springfield Rotary Club, Toy For Joy
  • Farewell to La Mancha, and a personal note

 

 

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! Thursday October 8, 2015

  • PRIDE backs out of Easthampton
  • Delivery food in Springfield is too dangerous—police are stepping in
  • Indian Orchard store clerk fights back robber!
  • Springfield School Committee votes tonight on superintendent  Warwick’s contract extension
  • EAT, DRINK, and BE HOLYOKE!
  • Kiki Ebsen (yes, Buddy’s daughter) in East Longmeadow, Friday night

Brad Shepard Today Friday and the weekend, August 21, 2015

  • New TV program for Western Mass!
  • Bissonette  and the Ashley Madison website
  • Northampton violent pizza rage
  • Famous Western Mass restaurateur rescues another eatery
  • Rabies alert
  • New convenience store for Wilbraham

 

 

 

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 28, 2015

  • It’s Too Darn Hot! (hottest days of the week are here!)
  • Lunch at the Wheelhouse Farm Truck
  • Coffee With a Cop – today in Easthampton
  • Chicopee free movie night!  Spongebob!
  • Greenfield Good Samaritans rescue a police officer
  • Agawam Motor Lodge update-suit filed
  • Congress must act in four days, or Mass could lose funding for road repair projects

 

Brad Shepard Today! July 8, 2015

  • Springfield police, and residents join forces to oust criminals from 35 Wayne Street
  • South Deerfield microburst!
  • Traffic headaches
  • FBI in Adams
  • Zoe’s Fish House closes
  • Baystate absorbs Noble hospital
  • Organs in a parking lot

Brad Shepard Today! July 7, 2015

  • Westfield Schools teacher layoff
  • Lights out tonight in Easthampton
  • Classic cars on Monday nights
  • Mayoral candidate fires back at Mayor Sarno
  • CPR now required in Westfield schools
  • Muggy alert!

Brad Shepard Today! June 23, 2015

  • Power outages in Springfield
  • Vicious storms on the way
  • Union Station
  • Bottled water recall
  • Coyotes in East Forest Park
  • Southwick Emergency exercise
  • Mother and Daughter in Easthampton and 259 charges