Brad Shepard Today! Monday, Columbus Day, October 14, 2019

Fall foliage report.

Columbus Day – what’s open and what’s closed.

Mass DOT Columbus Day announcement.

INSA vs. The Springfield City Council (and a live mic catches a slip of the tongue).

South Hadley and Granby Police are collecting food donations.

Chicopee’s “Halloween Spooktacular” is back!

Arrest made in Chicopee purse snatcher!

New credit card scam!

Granville Harvest Festival continues through today.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Host community agreements reached for new Springfield pot shops.

The “Big B” – the Belchertown Fair this weekend!

Mercy Medical Center is the first Mass. hospital to receive a special lung research designation.

Northampton Police rescue man screaming and throwing things from roof.

Tempers among candidates flare at Springfield voting location.

Gas prices pop back up!

Springfield uses a new grant to add eight firefighters!

West Springfield High School undeterred by social media threat.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 8, 2019

Longmeadow hit by microburst.

Heavy rain causing damage throughout Western Mass.

Northeast Balloon Festival set for Northampton’s Three County Fairgrounds.

Yankee Candle moves Maryland factory to Yankee Candle Company plant in Whately.

Traffic note for I-91 in Greenfield.

Lighting strikes cause fire to a home and destruction to a barn.

Luxe Burger Bar in Springfield has closed.

Farmers Market running in Hampden.

Study reveals Springfield motorists among the worst drivers in America.

Water restrictions in place for Northampton.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Carol Channing.
Springfield City Council overrides Mayor Sarno’s veto of the “Welcoming Ordinance.”
East Longmeadow man faces several charges after his crash involving a school bus.
Retail marijuana store INSA wants to replace Luxe Burger Bar in Springfield.
Dr. Evan Lau presents a seminar on heart attacks, at Baystate Medical.
Springfield activates a “cold weather response plan.”
Gas prices.
The extreme cold and your car!
Attorney James J. Martin is sentenced.
Hampshire College seeks a partner to assist with financial pressures… and may not have a freshman class this year.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, December 12, 2018

State launches a holiday safe-driving initiative.
Springfield school crossing guard victim of a hit and run.
Jimmy Dean sausages recall.
Eversource announces rate increase.
The “Celtic Nutcracker” at the Academy of Music in Northampton.
Riverdale Shops and other shopping centers see holiday shopping kicking up.
Marijuana dispensaries still seeing long lines as well as out-of-state buyers.
Longmeadow Knights cheerleaders are going to a national competition at Disney World!
Gift cards and store closings!
Why are gas prices higher in our hill towns?
Opening night for “Home for The Holidays” at the Majestic Theater.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, March 8, 2018

National Grid has to return millions in wrong charges.
Montague Police Chief resigns.. after being found “incompetent.”
Holyoke Merry-Go-Round restoration fundraiser.
Chicopee Fire Dept. welcomes firefighter home from the service!
InSinkerator garbage disposal switch recall.
East Springfield marijuana dispensary holds job fair.
IRS scam finds your host.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend February 9, 2018

Mass Mutual plans closing of Enfield campus and relocating all employees to Springfield
Governor Charlie Baker keynote speaker at the Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce
Lauren Beluzo of East Longmeadow makes it to American Idol!
Ledges Municipal Golf Course appoints management
Kathy’s Diner train car may be brought back!
Holyoke laws on snow clearing. Know what to expect, and avoid a fine!
Easthampton now has a medical marijuana dispensary
Northampton breaks up a homeless camp in the woods
Kim Wheeler and the Agawam Cinemas!