Brad Shepard Today! Monday August 15, 2016

  • Fundraiser for Armani, a young boy with Diabetes
  • Two phone scams in West Springfield
  • IHOP helps No Kid Hungry campaign with $1.00 pancakes!
  • Westfield Fair Time!
  • “Cher” rides again in East Longmeadow!

Meet West Springfield’s Nick Tokman… “Sunshine” on the hit Discovery Channel show “The Deadliest Catch”

From Western Mass. to Alaska and the Bering Sea, Nick Tokman has realized his dream to sail into adventures on the high seas!

Hear the stories of a life of fishing, crabbing, and not just navigating dangerous open waters, but also navigating the unusual individuals comprising the crew.

Hear the story of the Frying Pan Man and more, and Nick’s long term goal to help Junior Achievement and the youth of Western Mass, in a conversation with Brad Shepard.

Jennifer Connolly, President of Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts

Pioneer Valley Radio’s Brad Shepard talks with Jennifer Connolly, President of Junior Achievement of Western Mass. She provides an update on JA’s forthcoming events, and further discusses JA’s larger goal of keeping the youth of Western Mass challenged and intrigued through the path of entrepreneurship, and the ability to own their own economic future!

Here’s the link to the Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts’ website.