Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, August 31, 2018

John Boyle O’Reilly Club hosts a concert to benefit the American Cancer Society’s “Relay For Life.”
Predictions call for a low voter turnout on Tuesday – Mass. Primary day.
Springfield Police Department announces three-phase program to launch officer-worn body cameras.
Labor Day Weekend travel advisory.
Andrea Piatti-Bruno manages her six children and her Westfield shop, Blended Village Marketplace.
St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral presents “Glendi!” This is the 40th anniversary of this Greek cultural celebration! Special guest Fr. Christopher Stamas tells us more.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, August 21, 2018

Mass. golfer bites thumb off fellow golfer.
Weather has caused problems in the region.
Springfield City Council considers rules and fines for electronic smoking devices.
Boston Road IHOP comes down; new KFC goes up!
Northampton Police identify a new Level 3 Sex Offender living in the city.
Hadley home hit by lightning has a fire!
Warning from Animal Control officer: rabid skunk reported.
Paul Caron on politics today.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, July 13, 2018

Thoughts on Friday the 13th – and the number 13!
Stone Cow Brewery at Carter & Stevens Farm in Barre!
“GoWestfield!”
Westfield Police and Fire Departments help fill shelves at the local food pantry.
Springfield Police Dept. is the first major city police force in the state to have officers wear body cameras.
Forest Park Zoo announces new Serval Cat exhibit.

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend February 16, 2018

Deval Patrick’s brother-in-law indicted by grand jury.
Holyoke City Auditor resigns, citing “nonsense” and “no one can do this job.”
Professional Women’s Chamber of Western Mass. presents “On the Move.”
Food Bank of Western Mass. asks healthcare professionals to screen for “food insecurity”
Springfield Police Department reinforces existing ordinance against false security alarms; fines may be assessed.
Bradley International now offers nonstop service to St. Louis.
Funds for Southwick school district provide students with “Go Bags” of necessities in the event of a classroom lockdown.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, January 3, 2018

New mayors are sworn in!
A new Police Chief for Wilbraham!
Where do people go when all the shelters are full? You’d be surprised!
Bright Nights ends another record breaking season!
Police Commissioner Barbieri says Springfield P.D. needs a new location and building!
They put Sen. Rosenberg in the basement.
How to avoid freezing pipes! And… what to do if they do freeze!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, July 8, 2016

  • Mayor Sarno opens Springfield cooling centers–hear the full list
  • Inside the Springfield Police Dept after the cop shooting spree in Texas (John Delaney special guest)
  • Top business producers recognized!
  • Western Mass terrorist disrespectful to presiding judge
  • He told the court he’d had 25 beers…..
  • WEEKEND ROUND UP PERFORMERS AND EVENTS!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, June 3, 2016

  • Gas leaks in communities throughout Western Mass, repairs in the millions!
  • Bank robbers shower Dwight Street with cash (special guest, Sgt. John Delaney, SPD)
  • Free wifi in Court Square
  • Palmer police officer injured
  • WEEKEND REVIEW-of things to do!

Radio Show #55 – Sgt. John Delaney, Springfield Police Department

From bank robberies to the opioid-heroin crisis, Sgt. John Delaney from the Springfield Police Department presents a “street’s – eye view” of the never-ending battle being waged by Springfield’s finest!

Brad Shepard Today! Leap Day, February 29, 2016

  • Saluting Judge Sheehy
  • STOP AND SHOP votes strike option in
  • Super Tuesday preview and the Clintons in town
  • Major Heroin success for Springfield PD
  • Leap Year explained-or attempted

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday December 22, 2015

  • Winter begins!
  • Christmas in the Pioneer Valley; what’s opened and what’s closed
  • Governor Baker in the Berkshires
  • Sargent John Delaney, SPD, honored by the Springfield City Council, with one exception

Radio Show #25 – Sgt. John Delaney, Springfield Police Department

The homicide rate, shots fired at AIC, Mayor Sarno, Springfield Police Department’s ongoing war on crime – all brought into focus in an in-depth conversation with Springfield Police Department Sgt. John Delaney.