Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Trinity Health Of New England COVID-19 stats.

Jordan Goodman on “stimulus” and the pandemic economy.

Governor Baker wants to see more days of a downward trend before reopening the state.

No new deaths reported at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, but an uptick in infections is reported.

Chicopee postpones holiday events.

Greenfield traffic alert.

Lane closures on the Morgan-Sullivan Bridge (Agawam – West Springfield).

Springfield College AmeriCorps provides Springfield residents with free face masks.

Westfield business, “Sweeping It Clean,” offers free disinfectant refills.

Smith College features Nancy Pelosi as commencement speaker.

Tuesday Market, a farmers’ market, will reopen in Northampton.

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Trinity Health Of New England COVID-19 statistics.

Sheila Coon’s Hot Oven Cookies denied help from Springfield’s “Prime The Pump” program.

Mother’s Day amid the pandemic.

Eastfield Mall offers their space for certain COVID-19 testing.

City of Greenfield now in its 8th week of emergency.

Antonacci Family Foundation donates $125K to the Food Bank of Western Mass.

How often should you clean your mask?

Warren Police Officer charged with assault and battery against his girlfriend after handcuffing her to the back seat of her car.

Wendy’s in certain states is running out of beef.

Radio Show #294 – Fighting Cabin Fever and Anxiety – with Max Hartshorne

For those feeling cooped up and extremely anxious, there is a way to cope and still not compromise social distancing.

Getting out of the house to walk the dog, ride a bike, take a drive, hike a trail are all possible and effective ways to reduce the stress of our present “new normal.”

Max Hartshorne has some tips on places to go that are truly hidden treasures in our region.

As a bonus, you will also hear some useful tips on reducing stress.

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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Cannabis Control Commission suspends a Sheffield marijuana shop’s license.

Wahlburgers finally set to break ground at MGM Springfield.

Time change for Springfield’s 9/11 ceremony.

Mark Auerbach on theater and live entertainment in the valley.

Longmeadow Police scam warning.

Parish Cupboard “Stuff the Bus” food drive.

Fright Fest at Six Flags is back!

Greenfield’s annual fair comes to a close.

Greenfield primary is today!

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! Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

More problems for a troubled Chicopee Police Lt.
An authentic Chicopee hero… and an award.
Agawam man texts photos that should have been kept “private.”
Greenfield police place a duck in protective custody.
–much more!!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday November 25, 2015

  • City Council “thumbs down” on proposed MGM parking ban
  • Arlo singing live in Great Barrington!  (You can still get everything you want at Alice’s Restaurant!)
  • Chicopee Boys and Girl’s Club Thanksgiving feed
  • Greenfield Board of Health grapples with needle exchange program as porposed
  • East Longmeadow Bluebird Estates embezzler gets four years plus in jail
  • Ludlow Burger King renovation

 

Brad Shepard Today Monday August 24, 2015

  • Mud slinging in Holyoke
  • Dress for Success big day for Western Mass women
  • Paul DiGrigoli cut-a-thon
  • Greenfield dog registration
  • The tomato festival

Brad Shepard Today Thursday August 20, 2015

  • AMTRAK rail service underway at the new station in Holyoke
  • The Avengers Movie comes to Chicopee…outdoors! And for free!
  • Greenfield group looks to ban plastic bags…up to the voters
  • Lt. gov. Karen Polito tours Springfield museums

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 2, 2015

Special edition; Western Mass Fourth of July Handbook

From Springfield to East Longmeadow, information and schedules on parades, and  fireworks!

What’s open, what’s closed.

Weather,  gas prices, travel information etc.

Special guests include; Judy Matt of the Spirit of Springfield, and Carl Ohlin of the East Longmeadow Fourth of July Parade.

Brad Shepard Today June 22, 2015

  • Agawam scam
  • Holyoke Mayoral Race
  • Happy 100th birthday to Northampton peace activist
  • Bill Cosby defamation suit
  • Cone zone; Greenfield, South Hadley, and Ludlow