Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Level 3 sex offender taking pictures of school children in Holyoke.
Local group moves to stop demolition of Notre Dame Church in Worcester.
MA State Police Bomb Squad called to Mt. Holyoke College as the museum finds Civil War cannon ball.
Brimfield Antique Show up and running!
Holyoke will soon have a new Chief of Police!
MassDOT announces a new platform “C” for the refurbished Union Station.
FBI offers $10,000 reward for info leading to the identity of Holliston bank robbers!
Jordan Goodman on graduating students and the debt they face.
Wells Fargo grant to Junior Achievement of Western Mass. with Brianna Curran.
Springfield Fire Department rescues a treed kitty!

Radio Show #154 – Brianna Curran, Wells Fargo and Junior Achievement of Western Mass.

Wells Fargo has provided a sizeable grant to Junior Achievement of Western Mass.

The funds will support a special project of JA to help young people develop skills toward meaningful employment.

In this conversation, Brianna Curran of Wells Fargo outlines the specifics of the grant, and why Junior Achievement of Western Mass. has been chosen!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, March 1, 2018

Dr. Seuss birthday celebration this Saturday.
Westfield credit card scam broken up by the police.
Some improvement in graduation percentile in Holyoke Public Schools.
West Springfield sees high gains in graduating students.
Police on hand at Tri-County Schools over student threat.
Dick’s Sporting Goods Stores cans sales of assault-style rifles.
Chicopee City Council considers prohibiting tobacco sales to anyone under 21.
Eric Nakajima announces run for 3rd Hampshire District seat.
Northampton Police improve response to those suffering from mental illness.
Holyoke neighborhood trash complaint.
Junior Achievement Celebrity Bartender Night a success!
UMass Barney Blowout preparations.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday February 15, 2018

HCC has a new Affirmative Action officer.
Riverfront Park getting an overhaul; may cause fireworks to relocate this July.
I-91 lane paint fading at Exit 18.
Home Depot hiring throughout Western Mass.
Business People on the move!
Life Skills Seminar at the St. George Greek Cultural Center (w/special guest Father Chris Stamas)
Junior Achievement of Western Mass. presents celebrity bartender night at Springfield’s Plan B Burger Bar (w/ special guest Megan Beliveau).

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Two Springfield City Councilors are livid over a new marijuana shop that has opened prematurely!
Junior Achievement of Western Mass. has big days ahead!
Chocolate, chowder and chili competition in Westfield!
Free pancakes in celebration of National Pancake Day coming up!
And “SHOUT! THE MOD MUSICAL” is about to open in Hampden.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday November 7, 2016

THE BLACK FRIDAY REPORT PART 2! East Longmeadow police in a shoot out, thoughts on the police, crime, daylight savings, election day, and it is Stock Market Challenge time again!  Special guest, Jen Connolly the Executive Director of Junior Achievement of Western Mass takes us inside this exciting multimedia simulation of Wall Street trading for young people and members of the business community, all right now with Brad!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday December 1, 2015

  • Santa 5k run at Bright Nights!
  • “Giving Tuesday” with special guest, Jennifer Connolly of Jr. Achievement
  • 12th Annual Hot Chocolate Run for domestic violence, this Sunday!
  • Free meditation practice session!
  • Lt. Gov Karyn Polito in Western Mass
  • Vital I-91 traffic info
  • And bulk pick-up ends for the winter

 

 

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?