Radio Show #107 – Anthony Cignoli, Political Analyst

“Hail fellow, well met,” are the perfect words to describe Anthony Cignoli, a man located at the heart and nerve center of Western Mass., state and national politics.

His political analysis is highly sought by most media outlets – both nationally and internationally,

Tony dropped by to say “hello” to Michael and Brad at the Cocchi Picnic.

In this thorough, energetic,  and unedited conversation, you will hear Tony at his best on the subject of Springfield, Holyoke, the region’s players, high speed rail, the economy, real estate, and other hot topics!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday November 3, 2016

Join Brad this morning for a spotlight on early voting in our communities! Turnout? State mandate?What is the cost to the towns? Hear East Longmeadow’s Tom Florence, and Agawam’s Mayor Rich Cohen!  A stop smoking clinic, and a Chinese restaurant in Amherst changes hands and enjoys a new beginning!

So much more!  Your Western Mass morning starts here!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday February 11, 2016

  • Bishop Rozansky asks forgiveness for the Catholic Church
  • WIENERGATE in Holyoke now drags the Mayor into the fracas
  • Agawam Motor Lodge to be demolished
  • Westfield sees three heroin fatalities in six days
  • East Longmeadow music teacher recognized by the state
  • Balise washes your car and helps the Heart Association at the same time!

Brad Shepard Today August 27, 2015

  • Tea and hats at Chez Josef with Kris Allard
  • Spinning away at the Ride To Remember with Judy Matt
  • New rail today in Holyoke
  • Denny’s returns to Springfield
  • Driving the wrong way down the street in Ludlow
  • Behind the scenes at SHE LOVES ME in rehearsal now
  • School bus safety tips

 

 

 

Brad Shepard Today! July 1, 2015

On a very special edition of our program; we will discuss traffic woes, the new sick pay law, the results of the investigation into the Agawam Motel, the record setting homicide rate in Springfield, and …Meet Karrie Welch, a professional make up artist, with a line of makeup products, the conversation addresses makeup and melanoma awareness!

Brad Shepard Today June 9, 2015

  • MGM Springfield…where’s the construction?
  • Two sites in contention for the new Catholic high school
  • 200 calls to the police, from one motel in Agawam, Mayor Cohen is not happy and is our special guest
  • Baystate Health Systems; layoffs are due to Obamacare, Congressman Neal disagrees
  • Mercy Medical/Providence Behavioral swamped by Opioid addiction…shortage of beds