Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, May 18, 2017

Wilbraham says “no” to weed–again!

Four men on a hammock–tied to a chimney–fire dept and hospital is next

All about the Keilbasa!!!!  K-Fest time at the Big E!

Kevin Whitehead, on your air conditioning!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday, March 10th, 2017

This week’s wrap-up!
Liberty Mutual lay-offs and hirings.
New firefighters in Chicopee!
Wilbraham dog owners alert; cat and dog rabies clinic scheduled.
Radio Shack, Staples stores closings.
DA Anthoy Gulluni promotes “Stop the Swerve!”

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday September 21, 2016

Paper shredding in Agawam; How to reserve your vendor space at the Columbus Day Tag Sale at Spec Pond; Home heating prices for the winter; Northampton’s continued efforts to spur business; and State Rep. Angelo Puppolo stopped by the Village Store and Café to give a citation and his congratulations to the new owners, Frank and Erica Gencarelli. Great plans for this landmark in Wilbraham!  Transponders given out, and grass burning at Westover!  It’s all here with Brad!  Listen in today!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, July 29, 2016

  • Federal agents all over Franconia and Veteran’s Golf Courses!
  • Cell phone scam in chicopee, cops warn!
  • Cone Zone alert fro Wilbraham!
  • WEEKEND EVENTS!  From here to the casinos!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend, March 25, 2016

  • Easter weekend info
  • Sobriety checkpoint!
  • Pittsfield man angry at closed Taco Bell cracks up car
  • Ware couple pull a dine and dash
  • Pittsfield woman drags West Springfield cop in getaway
  • Wilbraham republican noms
  • Weekend round-up–lots of egg hunts for the kids!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend! February 19, 2016

  • More Swastikas at UMass
  • ATM Theft and advisory
  • Holyoke St. Pat’s Colleens
  • Wilbraham’s Amy Lord featured in new TV series
  • Has your bicycle in Ludlow, been lost or stolen?
  • Local performers and performances in and around the area this weekend

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday January 13, 2016

  • Farewell, Hu Ke Lau
  • Cosby’s lawyers want his sexual history kept out of public eye
  • Weather, and Powerball
  • Gas down again…far down!
  • Agawam/Springfield/Wilbraham tire thieves

Brad Shepard Today! Monday December 7, 2015

Holiday overview;

  • First day of Hanukkah! (Sunday)
  • Tree lightings; Court Square, and Wilbraham
  • Counterfeit bill
  • She drank 20 beers
  • Free pasta dinner at La Cucina for Toy for Joy
  • 1-91 new electronic sign calculates wait time
  • Pearl Harbor day

 

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday November 5, 2015

  • Mike Roeder-the new Mayor of Westfield…for ten minutes–
  • Newly minted city councilors are a bit dazed but happy
  • Bissonnette arraigned
  • Springfield’s’ aggressive panhandlers problem
  • THE ODD COUPLE comes to Wilbraham
  • Panera Bread sets the hens free–Starbucks not far behind

 

Brad Shepard Today Tuesday October 20, 2015

  • Another MGM Springfield scale-back…what does it mean?
  • City Council “thumbs down” on proposed X Loop road
  • Steaming Tender restaurant “dine-out” to help Wilbraham Seniors Building fund
  • I-91 detours are confusing, admits Springfield DPW–a run down
  • Alden Street sewer work report

 

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, October 19, 2015

PIONEER VALLEY RADIO EXCLUSIVE!

Special Guest; Michael Albano, talks about his bid for reelection to the Governor’s Council, answers the question, “will he run for sheriff?”

….and discusses the Wason Avenue location squabble over the alcohol and drug rehab center

ALSO;

  • Hadley partying noise violators arrested
  • Counterfeit North Face jackets in Springfield
  • Wilbraham driver knocks out power to 100 homes
  • Gas prices in Western Mass down!
  • A medical marijuana consultant?

 

Brad Shepard Today August 28, 2015

  • Beautiful weekend weather!
  • East Longmeadow major road work and detours
  • Keno in Wilbraham?
  • Back to school for teachers and students
  • Walmart is talking Christmas!

Brad Shepard Today! Weekend Edition August 14-16, 2015

  • Alcohol and rehab location ON HOLD
  • Two men arrested for littering (!) in Wilbraham
  • Dave Ratner receives national accolade
  • The “Knockout Game” in Springfield and Chicopee
  • Children work in public service projects….in camp!
  • Heating and cooling rebates from the Mass CEC!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, May 28, 2015

  • Willamansett Bridge rehab is finally coming to an end.
  • Wilbraham dog owners will soon pay more.
  • Fundraiser for a Westfield woman is planned.
  • Pioneer Valley karma
  • An iced coffee on the run
  • Northampton water ban underway
  • How does a small business survive in the digital age for forty years?

Brad Shepard Today May 13, 2015

North Adams police are asking you please not to drink and go hunt bears

Gas prices up

Electric rates down

Which Springfield parking garage gets rebuilt?

A new police station wins Wilbraham resident approval

Radio Show #28 – Jen Calabrese-Corey of Wilbraham about Lyme Disease

Pioneer Valley Radio takes you inside the family of Jen Calabrese – Corey of Wilbraham.
Hear one woman’s courageous battle with the effects of Lyme disease.

Radio Show #22 – John Flynn and Vinnie Villemaino on Education

A serious issue for the towns of Hampden and Wilbraham as school enrollment precipitously declines.

Chair of the Board of Selectmen John Flynn and Selectman Vinnie Villemaino summarize the issue, the impact on the town and the taxpayers and further discuss ongoing efforts to solve the problem.