Brad Shepard Today! Monday, May 13, 2019

15 year-old Chicopee High School student pepper-sprayed and arrested.
John Boyle O’Reilly Club has a concert to support The Springfield Rifles rugby team.
Dean Foods isn’t saying what Friendly’s future may be.
American International College holds double commencement ceremonies.
Tick Season and Lyme Disease public forum to be held.
Florida grey fox moves into Forest Park Zoo.
Holyoke and South Hadley letter carriers collected food stuffs from mailboxes on Saturday.
Frost is still a possibility through the end of this month; tips for protecting your plants.
Gary Rome Hyundai holds fashion show for Providence Ministries.
Springfield Police Dept. launches the return of “Click it or Ticket” seat belt checks.
Westfield Police are asking for help to solve multiple car break-ins.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Thoughts on the royal baby and the Kentucky Derby.
World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast is this Saturday.
“NYPD Blue” star Gordon Clapp brings Robert Frost to the Majestic Theater.
East Longmeadow’s Derrick Driscoll has been named Acting Deputy Director of the U.S. Marshal’s Office.
Potential marijuana shop in the South End gets off to a poor start with the neighborhood council.
Roxanne Wedergartner launches campaign for Greenfield mayor.
Our wet Spring may increase our mosquitos this season.
Kmart stores in Holyoke and Palmer have been sold.
Smith & Wesson sells its Shooting Sports Center.
Friendly’s Ice Cream and Garelick Farms up for sale.
Belchertown School Committee has two finalists for school superintendent.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Star of “The Young and the Restless” dies suddenly.
Post Super Bowl deals: DD Perks and Friendly’s.
Baystate Health plans a new behavioral health hospital.
Springfield Police act quickly and successfully in a case of carjacking.
Westfield crowns its Colleen!
Springfield Redevelopment Authority presents a new technological meeting room.
Worthington’s Aaron Lewis of Staind walks offstage at a Texas concert.
Boston broadcaster Gary LaPierre dies.
State Auditor calls on an agency to check gas pumps and store scales for accuracy.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, December 4, 2018

State’s Bald Eagle population increasing.
Friendly’s closes Sumner Avenue location.
Who illegally shot and killed a deer in a residential neighborhood?
Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni presents another gun buy-back.
Dave Ratner closes Dave’s Soda and Pet City on Carew Street.
Free Christmas concert at Symphony Hall featuring the Army National Guard Band.
Dunkins offering afternoon $2 espresso drinks!
Winter Wonderland at the Big E Storrowton.

Brad Shepard Today! January 30, 2018

Friendly’s new road hazard tribute in ice cream!
“Trash Bags to Duffel Bags” drive.
WEEI host suspended for calling Tom Brady’s daughter a “pissant.”
Flu season causes more restrictions on area hospital visiting hours.
Town of Hampden files lawsuit against Hampden-Wilbraham School District.
State Police recommend turning in your “bump stocks” before they are banned!
Springfield Police are looking for an unregistered level three sex offender.
Trooper O’Neil and Gronk the Owl.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday July 11, 2017

He broke into a Friendly’s van – and passed out.
FREE PIZZA! We will tell you where!
Mayoral election report – Easthampton and Holyoke.
New Springfield garage… but no one knows about it!
East Longmeadow Mapleshade Ave. headaches.
Goodbye to the Cup and Top Cafe in Florence.

Brad Shepard Today! October 13, 2015

  • Longmeadow/Route 5/Longmeadow Street area car thieves-at work again
  • Re-dedication of the Springfield Police Memorial Monument
  • Friendly’s drive-through?
  • Springfield Road Rage
  • Columbia Gas Co moves-but doesn’t

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!”