Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Former Mayor Albano takes a state job, and halts his city pension.
60,000 people hit the Great New England Air and Space Show!
An unusual wallet theft.
Dakin Humane Society opens their kitten intensive care unit.
Naismith’s Pub and Pretzel reopens as a “gastropub!”
New Urgent Care Clinic at the Longmeadow Shops.
Providence Behavioral Hospital announces job cutbacks.
Gas prices down 3 cents this week.
Richie Mitnick and Friends in concert at Amelia Park in Westfield!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday September 8, 2016

It’s primary day in Western Mass, and today Brad brings you the Pioneer Valley Radio Voter’s Handbook!  The information you need today to cast your vote!  You will also hear about local power outages, gas leaks and cultural events from the Majestic Theater to the HGTV show WE BOUGHT THE FARM, featuring a local Wilbraham farm!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday August 25, 2016

  • Governors Council member Michael Albano weighs in on the Becker verdict. Demands an administrative review.
  • Another Radio Shack closes (Westfield)
  • Elm Street in Westfield becomes a weekend food court!
  • West Springfield music fest to raise funds for West Springfield teen paralyzed in swimming accident

–festivals, food, motorcycles, Poker, and more!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 14, 2016

  • Tornado, or no tornado?
  • Pokemon and trespassing
  • Sheriff’s free-for-all
  • Obie’s Playground dedication in Southampton

—community happenings and comment!


Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, March 24, 2016

  • Marijuana a booming business, (UMass Amherst student gets swindled in weed sale with shredded lettuce)
  • Albano receives endorsement from……..
  • Bears are waking up…and they are hungry—be careful!
  • Great Barrington mans steals from his grandmother
  • Local business hands out anti – bullying grants!


Radio Show #51 – Michael Albano

Brad Shepard talks with Michael Albano, currently a member of the Governor’s Council, who is running for Hampden County Sheriff.

Michael Albano runs for Sheriff of Hampden County

Brad Shepard talks with college professor, government affairs consultant, former mayor, probations dept member, and current Governor’s Council member.

Mike discusses his treatment by Springfield media, his platform for election to Sheriff, his crusade against opioid abuse, and other topics, in typically outspoken fashion.

Brad Shepard Today! February 1, 2016

  • Albano will move to Springfield if he wins
  • Your hand held cell phone days in your car-may be numbered
  • Feeding Hills; car vs. restaurant
  • Holyoke St. Pat’s Committee President’s Dinner
  • Westfield Penguin Plunge; Senator Humason and others jump in
  • Longmeadow Police nail car break-in suspect



Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 19, 2015


Special Guest; Michael Albano, talks about his bid for reelection to the Governor’s Council, answers the question, “will he run for sheriff?”

….and discusses the Wason Avenue location squabble over the alcohol and drug rehab center


  • Hadley partying noise violators arrested
  • Counterfeit North Face jackets in Springfield
  • Wilbraham driver knocks out power to 100 homes
  • Gas prices in Western Mass down!
  • A medical marijuana consultant?