Brad Shepard Today! Monday March 12, 2018

In sports; your Springfield teams are busy helping local friends and organizations!
Warren or Patrick… which one goes after Trump in 2020?
Turners Falls High School is looking for a new sports logo.
Kacey Bellamy, Westfield’s Gold Medalist, has a day named after her!
Holyoke St. Patrick’s Day parade is coming!
McCarthy’s Pub Leprechaun Plunge.
Springfield Elks name Elk of the Year!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday March 5, 2018

AIC Hockey beats Niagara! Springfield Thunderbirds lose to Charlotte Checkers.
The Chicopee Hu Ke Lau is closing!!!
Holyoke retirement party for “Dobbin,” the Yankee Pedlar’s wooden horse (he will reside at the Holyoke Merry Go Round).
“Blarney Blowout” at UMass stays relatively under control.
Hadley Police officers now equipped with Naloxone.
JC Penney announces job cuts.
Nor’easter damage.
Northampton potholes.
Big Y donates bags of food to Lorraine’s Kitchen and others!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday February 26, 2018

Chicopee close-up with Mayor Rich Kos.
Massachusetts chicken thief… stuffs seven chickens in a backpack.
Marijuana regulators consider pot use in yoga studios, cafes, and movie theaters – and home delivery!
Former UMass student looking at multiple rape charges.
Ludlow Police looking for a suspicious man approaching juvenile girls on a soccer field.
Benefit for a Minnechaug student grappling with cancer.
Shriners hold last event at their hall on Longhill Street – they are moving.
Dunkin’ Donuts rolls out Girl Scout cookie flavors!
Applebee’s and IHOP close many locations.
Springfield Thunderbirds come back and extend their streak!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Springfield man and a man from Spain arrested in string of “jackpotting” ATMs!
Winterfest in Easthampton!
Art Garfunkel in Northampton!
Thunderbirds return home and to the MassMutual Center.
The Pub and Pretzel opens this Spring!
UMass/Amherst fallout; post-Super Bowl chaos perpetrators appear at arraignment.
Springfield church robbed.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday December 6, 2017

Motorist crashes through and into Pittsfield Petco.
MGM Springfield hires Jose Delgado as Director of Governmental Affairs.
Metacomet Cafe in Amherst closes.
MGM Springfield on schedule?
Golden Gloves returns to Western Mass.
Over half a million $$ to fix Springfield City Hall steps.
Big Christmas concert set for Thursday night at the Agawam Middle School!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, October 13, 2017

ANNOUNCING! LIVE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL COMES TO PIONEER VALLEY RADIO!
Seuss flap update!
MGM Springfield hiring update!
South Hadley selectperson resigns! “no one has respect for the board!”
Western Mass foliage report
Thunderbirds start their season and Plan B unveils the “Thunderburger!”
——-AND; the morning smile, word of the day, thought for the day and the weather!

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 2, 2017

RIP Monty Hall and Anne Jeffreys
Southampton veterinarian rescues a horse from the second floor of a barn fire.
Auto inspection laws have changed.
Alberta Howard celebrates her 105th! The Mayor and others on hand.
Elmcrest Country Club fire – again!
Big E winds down, breaking attendance records!
Chicopee Parks and Rec Dept., offering vouchers for purchase to all Springfield Thunderbird games.
The state is auctioning off abandoned jewelry.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday April 17, 2017

Thunderbirds season ends with a bang!

Many Easter events over the weekend!

Autistic children’s egg hunt

Who worked on Easter?

Monson nomination papers for the election

 

Brad Shepard Today! Monday October 17, 2016

Thunderbirds have their first season win, a car fire in East Longmeadow, an assault in a Ludlow church are among the stories Brad will fill you in on…..you will also find out where a Halloween cock roach eating contest is taking place, and you can join Brad as he chats with the manager of a new Forest Park sandwich shop!

Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday September 13, 2016

Ciro’s in Springfield is back! The Bright Nights Road Race sells out, power outage caused by drugged out naked driver who did what?  The Thunderbirds unveil their new jerseys, Holyoke renames a potion of Dwight Street to honor one of their own. another West Springfield million dollar winner,  all this and more, today, with Brad!