Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday September 6, 2017

Passy Pete, the Maine Lobster, has predicted six more weeks of summer!
Want to buy a Springfield fire station?
Gas continuing up! Check the prices!
Bobcats in East Longmeadow
Apple picking time!
Distracted driving course in Amherst for teen drivers!
Pumpkin Latte returns to Starbucks!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, August 28, 2017

I-91 super traffic tie ups… the outlook for the week…
The Costume Closet is closing!!!
Sausage recall at Trader Joe’s.
Westfield’s Food Fest!
Sheriff’s office hands out backpacks to kids returning to school!!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday July 12, 2017

PVTA cancels certain routes
UMass tuition goes UP
Downtown Springfield pianos get live pianists!
Join “Bioblitz” and help inventory wildlife and trees and plants!
Ludlow woman goes to jail for swindling dying employer
Easthampton Mayoral heating up!
–our new “Word of the Day!”–

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, June 16, 2017

MORE F.L. Roberts gas pumps found with skimmer–this time in Agawam!

Chicopee will help Bluebird Acres failing septic system

Amherst Schools will no longer give students who owe lunch money “lesser meals.”

NoHo Mayor PERSONALLY pays Pennsylvania  man’s parking ticket (out of pocket)

Chicopee Father’s Day 5k

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend May 5, 2017

Pot store back doing business in Springfield!

New PVTA administrator chosen!

World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast rides again!

Gray Death may come to Western Mass

Mayor Reichelt throws hat in for another West Springfield term as mayor

Expert Neighbor: How to ride on the PVTA

In this installment, we will talk about how one goes about riding on the PVTA buses or vans, some information about whom they are and whom they service, and some tips for making it easy.

Brad Shepard Today! April 18, 2016

  • PATRIOT’S DAY RUNDOWN
  • Safe internet tax filing, with special guest; Scott Haselkorn
  • I-91 week long traffic note
  • Ware and Pelham crime notes

Brad Shepard Today Thursday, March 31, 2016

  • Farewell to Chief Douglas Mellis
  • BRAVE THE SHAVE for children with cancer (special guest; Sgt. Matt Malo)
  • Northampton Soccer clubs merge
  • Springfield Mayor and councilors square off (again) on residency requirement
  • Western Mass Unify Against Bullying fashion show

(…and more!)

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday February 17, 2016

  • Union Station Transportation Center-nears completion!
  • GoFundMe page for a Hampden family that lost everything in a fire
  • Tribute to a forgotten Springfield hero! (special Guest; Larry Libow)
  • New Chicopee cameras introduced
  • A trip to the dentist

 

Brad Shepard Today! July 2, 2015

Special edition; Western Mass Fourth of July Handbook

From Springfield to East Longmeadow, information and schedules on parades, and  fireworks!

What’s open, what’s closed.

Weather,  gas prices, travel information etc.

Special guests include; Judy Matt of the Spirit of Springfield, and Carl Ohlin of the East Longmeadow Fourth of July Parade.

Tim Rooke, City Councilor, City of Springfield

Who keeps the bus shelters clear and safe in this weather? The answer might well surprise you!
Join us for a conversation with City Councilor Tim Rooke for that and more!