Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, October 10, 2019

Springfield $1M lottery winner!

Professional Women’s Forum presents a panel of local women leaders.

“Capitol Steps” return to Northampton! (with Mike Thornton).

Amazon distribution center now hiring – by invitation only!

Panhandler runs up $19,000 on a man’s credit card.

Lyn Simmons is Longmeadow’s new Town Manager.

Holyoke Rotary Club presents its Distinguished Citizen Award.

Hadley is looking for a new town accountant.

Big Y donates to 31 breast cancer support groups throughout Mass and CT.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Dunkin’s Court Square Fall celebration!

Founder of Hot Oven Cookies to be the keynote speaker at the Springfield Chamber’s Super 60!

Cannabis Control Commission approves regulations for home delivery of marijuana.

Third Massachusetts person succumbs to EEE.

South Hadley residents had an opportunity to meet their state representatives.

STCC offers affordable dental care with no insurance required.

Belchertown must raise funds to remove dead and hazardous trees.

Southwick students mourn the death of a student.

White Lion Brewing brings you “Harvest Nights” at Steiger Park.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Berkshire museum works on building improvements.
Mayor Sarno and the City Council at odds over an immigration ordinance.
Inspirational event for women at the Springfield Chamber of Commerce (w/Maureen Sullivan).
Easthampton’s Eagles Sports Bar changes its name.
Starbucks unveils a new holiday drink.
Mass. State Police set up a Thurs.-Fri. sobriety checkpoint.
T.J. O’Connor Animal Control receives a $12,000 grant for pet neutering.
Mass. gas prices drop – again!
Chicopee Comp threatens to close bathrooms unless they can get “vaping” under control.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday, October 26, 2018

Mercy Medical Center announces impending layoffs.
Longmeadow UNICO’s big fundraising event Saturday night!
Springfield Chamber events with Maureen Sullivan.
Massachusetts Police Union endorses Geoff Diehl for U.S. Senate.
Paul DiGrigoli announces additional evening course in Cosmetology.
Southwick Police and Fire Depts. are collecting for First Responders affected by Hurricane Michael.
Wilbraham Police officers now carry Narcan.
East Longmeadow dog attacked by coyote.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Hasbro revenue down – due to Toys R Us closing.
Scammers exploit fallen Yarmouth Police Officer Sean Gannon.
Springfield to Hartford – direct rail service in June!
Old Hadley Flea Market season underway.
Torrington man tries to board plane at Bradley with loaded gun in carry-on.
Monson man (Superintendent of the Suffield Water Pollution Authority) charged with domestic abuse.
C-Suite Springfield Chamber Cocktails and Conversation.
New restaurant comes to the former Touch of Garlic location.
Wilbraham Police Department hires new officers and promotes others.
Gas prices up – again!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend April 20, 2018

Dr. Timothy Ewing to speak at the Chamber’s Business@Breakfast.
Electronics store that tried to continue where Radio Shack left off closes.
New restaurant in East Longmeadow touts “fresh made pasta!”
Bill Collins, owner of Center Square Grill, reaches out to hire former Bertucci’s employees.
Price tag on repairing the Campanile – going up!
Casa Pizzeria Jimmy in Ludlow; response so overwhelming that Jimmy had to shut off the phones!
Long lines and long waits at the Registry of Motor Vehicles!
Miriam Nelson is the new Hampshire College president.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, April, 18, 2018

Brynn Cartelli makes the cut – again!
Ludlow’s award-winning pizza at Casa Pizzeria!
On tax day… the IRS payment website was DOWN!
Two restaurants change locations.
Chicopee Police crack down on texting while driving.
Wednesday night music with Merrill!