Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 9, 2017

TRIBUTE TO COLUMBUS DAY and thoughts on political correctness
Table Talk Pies are back! A Western Mass business success story!
Doctor Seuss under fire in Springfield! A Seussical political football!
Gas prices in the Pioneer Valley drop!
American International College hockey team hosts a Blood drive for the American Red Cross!
Coyotes spotted in Chicopee!

Radio Show #114 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

“America’s Money Answers Man,” Jordan Goodman, details the Equifax breach and provides critical advice on how to protect your money and your identity!

Also, the “Irma” fallout – gas prices, food, insurance rates and the political impact!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday September 5, 2017

Pittsfield shooting fatality
Chicopee K-9 Officer finds a missing Autistic six-year old
Flu shot time!
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY–the musical, opens the Majestic Theater season! (w/Danny Eaton)
Who dumped a load of asphalt on private property in Palmer? Can you help?
Gas prices are up! And may continue to go higher!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday August 15, 2017

Mayor Sarno and City Council President Ramos LIVID at Springfield patrolman.
Solar eclipse – and Western Mass. eye doctors warnings!
Flu shots early this year.
Gas prices…
Springfield Election Office hours.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday April 24, 2017

WORLD WAR I concert at the Springfield Armory.

Chicopee School Committee votes on age for Kindergarten students.

Coopers Gifts, and Dress for Success.

Lobster prices dropping (says Schermerhorns!)

Inhaler recall.

Inside the play, IT’S ONLY A PLAY!  opening Friday!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday April 4, 2017

Bill Cosby’s problems include a 48 year-old comedy bit.

Amherst round-a-bout.

The happy ending of “Scrunchie” (now Jameson) the puppy beaten and left for dead.

Gas prices up a bit.

 

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Spring in Western Mass.!

  • Bears are waking up
  • Baby squirrels are being born
  • Bats are confused (!)
Western Mass film makers alert!
Dinner theater in Hampden.
Free lectures on birds including field trips.
When is the next Western Mass. checkpoint?
Gas prices going up?
A local pizza shop – up close and personal!
— much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

George 41 and Barbara Bush are improving!
Chicopee Police apprehend suspected car break perp;
Holyoke city councilor tries to “brownout” mayor’s salary;
Thin ice in the region; gas prices – down.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016.

It’s “The Day Before…”  Join Brad for Pre-Thanksgiving doings!

Gas prices, Westover Air Base promotion, Amy Liptak has an event for Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and Joe Houghton at MAACO in West Springfield shows us how a local business steps forward to help the victims of a hate crime!  And Part One of our Black Friday Report!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday September 27, 2016

Frost advisories, seven new stores at Ingleside, a downtown office building, only a bit tornado damaged, is on the auction block, gas prices are down, Holyoke High School students can register to vote at age-16-17, when they turn 18, and a 205 foot crane downtown, makes people realize MGM is starting to change the Springfield skyline!  Brad looks at all of this and more!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday August 29, 2016

  • Back to school! Watch out for the kids!
  • New toll info and amounts coming out
  • Barnes announces Thunderbirds air show returns next year!
  • AAA gas prices and Labor Day travel!

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! Monday July 25, 2016

  • DNC Day One…what to expect
  • Heat wave today!
  • Vibra Hospital closes Carousel Gift Shop
  • New Mass Drunk Driving legislation clears another hurdle
  • Sen Humason takes aim at Healy’s proposed gun rules and regs

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday June 28, 2016

  • Westfield water restrictions!
  • 300 lbs bear removed from Orange
  • Montague police chief reinstated!
  • Northampton self defense course for women
  • Scott Haselkorn on chip and pin credit cards

 

 

Brad Shepard Today! Monday June 20, 2016

  • Molly Bish evidence receives enhanced testing
  • Uxbridge water contamination! Residents warned !
  • Riverfront Park trash!
  • Gas prices down
  • Brad’s tribute to summer

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, May 16, 2016

  • ELECTION DAY IN  Granby and Belchertown
  • American International College graduates 700!
  • Easthampton utility scam
  • Jewish community Center; Israeli Independance Day
  • Hadley bears are walking around
  • Special Guest Barbara Loh, all about Valley Radio Reading Service
  • Good luck to Adam Wright and to Bo Sullivan

Brad Shepard Today! Monday April 25, 2016

  • A week of traffic hassles on I-91 starts now!
  • (find out how to get around it)
  • Brush fires in the region
  • Farewell to a 40 year radio run
  • White Brook Middle School football field finally has lights!
  • Fishing derby for kids!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday January 5, 2016

  • Arctic temps! Frostbite and frozen pipes warnings and info!
  • Sarno’s inauguration, and warning to criminals
  • Powerball 400 mill jackpot
  • Top hat and trench coat guy throwing water on drivers in Boston Road BIG Y parking lot
  • Mass gas prices down down down
  • Belchertown looking for art work for town report cover

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 19, 2015

PIONEER VALLEY RADIO EXCLUSIVE!

Special Guest; Michael Albano, talks about his bid for reelection to the Governor’s Council, answers the question, “will he run for sheriff?”

….and discusses the Wason Avenue location squabble over the alcohol and drug rehab center

ALSO;

  • Hadley partying noise violators arrested
  • Counterfeit North Face jackets in Springfield
  • Wilbraham driver knocks out power to 100 homes
  • Gas prices in Western Mass down!
  • A medical marijuana consultant?

 

Brad Shepard Today! expanded weekend edition July 3, 2015

  • Sarno calling for longer sentences for convicted offenders
  • Western Mass funeral home owner indicted
  • Holland church vandalism
  • Complete Western Mass Fourth of July Handbook…a rundown on all holiday festivities
  • What’s open and what’s closed
  • Special guests include; Judy Matt at the Spirit of Springfield, and Carl Ohlin, East Longmeadow Fourth of July parade