Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, February 6, 2020

McDonald’s Shamrock Shake is 50 this year – and coming back for a limited time.

Alliance Medical Gas Corp. alleged to have defrauded veterans and others,

“Legoland Roadshow” is coming to the Holyoke Mall!

2020 expected to be a great year for the Western Mass. housing market.

Pit bull attack in Adams leads to accidental death with crossbow.

Reconstruction of the “X” at Forest Park may be moving forward.

Northampton offering free shuttle buses around town for Valentine’s Day!

Sunderland Police report a phone scam.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Anthony Cignoli on the 2020 elections, at Springfield Regional Chamber’s Business Breakfast.

Jordan Goodman comments on the holiday season economy.

Highway exits across the state will soon change their number identification.

Springfield DPW takes some heat from taxpayers on city storm cleanup.

Amherst Chief of Police warns against thieves with “STOP” initiative.

Longmeadow and Chicopee launch a merged emergency communications service.

Gas prices down.

“Home For The Holidays”  opening night at the Majestic Theater, West Springfield.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 28, 2019

Chicopee Comp football game erupts in fight, bringing police onto the field.

Traffic alerts for this week from the Springfield DPW.

More than a ton of medications disposed of in multi-county “Drug Take Back Day.”

55th Annual Baystate Noble Ball.

Mass. ranks #6 in brunch booze drunk driving.

Annual “Out of the Darkness” walk to support families of suicide victims.

Springfield firefighters rescue treed kitty.

Schools and youth groups get together to pack and ship foods to needy children.

Springfield honors black veterans who gave their lives in Vietnam.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Lost parakeet in Southampton! Police looking for the owner.

Arts Beat reporter Mark Auerbach recommends 4 plays worth seeing.

Springfield DPW announces roadway projects for the remainder of the month.

MA man and PA woman win grueling bicycle race up Mount Washington.

Cummington Fair!

Springfield Police increase impaired driving patrols.

Springfield Thunderbirds host fundraiser for damaged New York home.

St. Mary’s High School to become a diocesan high school.

More trouble in Northampton for the police.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, August 12, 2019

Great Barrington woman falls from cliff.

Warren Police find the person who stole the doors of the department’s Humvee.

Amherst mural defaced with graffiti bullet holes.

Mass. Farm Bureau “Harvest For All” food drive.

Thomas J. O’Connor “Yappy Hour” at Harley Davidson in Southampton.

Fire at Pinocchio’s in Palmer under investigation.

City of Holyoke helping a family that lost their home in a fire.

Springfield road work this week:  alternate routes are suggested.

Franklin County man escapes from police  – twice – in one night.

Mass. Registry of Motor Vehicles hosts its annual lottery for low number license plates.

Pioneer Valley USO hosts its 2nd annual “Cigars for Soldiers” event.

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Friendly’s Ice Cream co-founder Curtis Blake has died.
Another Springfield nightspot draws the mayor’s ire.
June fairs and events rundown.
Mass. measles alert from health officials.
Longmeadow bear alert.
Tick warning and information.
Road  construction projects this week.
Summer gas prices are up.
Longmeadow Police warn of wheel thieves.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, May 20, 2019

Roadway projects this week – listen for a list of locations.
Graduations a-plenty! Western New England University, Westfield State, Springfield College, Bay Path and more.
Mass. State Police Bomb Squad detonated decades-old explosives found in Montague.
Mercy Medical Center presents new, less invasive spine surgery techniques.
Two new microbreweries open within a short drive from one another.
In Palmer, students cheered on their Special Olympics classmates to win gold medals!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, May 9, 2019

Springfield streets and roads looking at multimillion dollar improvements.
Fire at the Republican building Wednesday.
Senate Ways and Means panel looking to freeze tuition at UMass next year.
Springfield Rescue Mission holds graduation for Men’s New Life Program.
Brimfield Fair time!
New Assistant Superintendent at Belchertown Schools.
RISE Amherst: first store in the town to offer recreational marijuana.
Phony money being passed in Longmeadow.
Two new centenarians at the Arbors in Chicopee.
Northampton Police remind you to stay awake at the wheel!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, March 22, 2018

Manny’s new location!
Former Springfield police officer and 8 year-old girl sexual assault.
Hampden – latest town preparing to can marijuana shops.
West Springfield woman pleads guilty to robbing Central Chevrolet.
Sullivan School in Holyoke receives threat.
Springfield snow removal budget stressed.
“March For Our Lives.”
Chicopee’s school safety initiatives with Superintendent, Richard Rege.
Montague negotiates with Police Chief over his severance pay.