Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Ludlow Police calls.

Mark Auerbach’s Arts beat report.

Wally the Stegosaurus back at this hme at the Berkshire Museum.

Mass Secretary of Housing and Economic Development visits Springfield businesses.

Food Bank of Western Mass. acknowledges donations to its new distribution center.

National Chicken Wing Day is coming!

Southwick Fire Department opening for full time paramedic.

New concerns about the “Delta Variant” and a return to mask requirements.

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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 28, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Iona’s Kitchen Presents Cooking With Chef Kelley!

Mark Auerbach reviews “Glory Denied.”

Western Mass gas prices.

Wildfires in the American West create hazy smokey skies here!

North and South beaches at Puffers Pond remain closed due to high bacteria.

Carrot recall due to Salmonella.

Carrot Top at MGM (tickets on sale).

Congressman Neal secures large grant for the Basketball Hall of Fame

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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 27, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 26, 2021

Agawam Mayor Bill Sapelli rumored to be interested in a third term.

Mercy Medical Center celebrates “Heritage Week.”

Dakin Humane Society celebrates 52 years!

Springfield Health and Human Services presents another free vaccination event.

Massachusetts Avenue in Springfield under construction for several months.

Mayor Sarno welcomes Springfield Redevelopment Authority’s new Deputy Executive Director, Amanda Pham.

4-H event at the Big E Coliseum.

Country Club of wilbraham “thank you.”

“Oops Award.”

 

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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 26, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 23, 2021

MassHire offers CDL training.

Longmeadow Converse Street construction and closure.

Mark Auerbach reviews “Eleanore” at Barrington Stage.

Stop and Shop recalls two store brand muffins (!)

Mayor Sarno adds testimony to new fireworks legislation.

Mercy Medical Center establishes a specialty in Substance Use Disorder.

Mayor Sarno visits the Christian Wilkins Football Clinic.

Springfield’s Redevelopment Authority Director, Chris Moskal reitres.

MassHire holds August job fair.

Chicopee outdoor movie night!

 

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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 23, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 22, 2021

Improvement coming for some Springfield streets.

Planned power outage for Amherst.

Former Chicopee Police Officer, Michael Wilk rejoins the force.

Easthampton RMV plans reopening.

Springfield Police scam warning.

Springfield 10-to-10 Helpline.

Westfield Downtown Live Concert series!

MGM Springfield cook hiring event!

Holyoke Guided Park tour.

Springfield Thunderbirds host the Hartford Wolf Pack.

 

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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 22, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Chef Kelly Dobbins launches his online cooking TV show.

Mark Auerbach reviews “The Niceties.”

Route 5 “Road Diet.”

Greenfield Public Library pets and owners lookalike contest.

Dakin Humane Society “Barks and Brews.”

Styx to perform at the Big E. Tickets going on sale.

3 Amherst beaches ban swimming.

Mayor Sarno throws out the first pitch for the Valley Blue Sox!

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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 21, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Weak tornado in Somers, CT.

Mark Auerbach’s Arts Beat Report.

Lightning strike at Mt. Holyoke Collège.

West Springfield water ban lifted.

Gas prices up.

Montague and Turners Falls hard hit by rainfall.

Flooding in Deerfield.

Chicopee looking for volunteer drivers for seniors.

Springfield movie in the park postponed .

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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 20, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 19, 2021

Battering rain tears up the Valley.

West Springfield water ban.

New Health insurance benefits in the Covid Rescue Plan.

Springfield Public Movie Nights are back.

Springfield Museums announce Ai Wei Wei exhibit open to the public.

Artists for Pynchon Plaza art project are chosen!

Mayors Club Golf Classic winner!

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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 19, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 16, 2021

5 Sunscreen products recalled.

Mass Wildlife says take down your birdfeeders.

“Road Diet” for West Springfield.

Springfield DPW and AIC work to improve pedestrian safety on Wilbraham Road,

The Red Cross is experiencing a blood shortage.

You can design a hockey jersey for the Springfield Thunderbirds!

Growing abuse of restaurant workers.

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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 16, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 15, 2021

Holyoke Firemen respond to the Royal Flush Warehouse.

Pittsfield traffic note.

The Boathouse Restaurant, South Hadley,  responds to staffing issues (with Grace Szydziak).

Dakin Humane rescues pets from El Paso, Texas.

Sarno outraged over Facebook Police Officer post.

Local Mayors vie at the links for the Mayor’s Cup.

Kaboom Community Build Day!

Father Piotr Calik becomes an American citizen.

Free concert tonight Storrowton Green!

 

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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 15, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Mayor Sarno and city officials appear today at 31 Elm with an update.

Comic, Brian Regan headlines at Symphony Hall.

Farmers Market coupons handed out.

Jordan Goodman, America’s Money Answers Man!

West Springfield K-9 Officer “Pike” has passed away.

City men arrested for firing paintballs at pedestrians.

Mayor Sarno urges all unvaccinated  to get vaccinated.

Governor Baker on the success of the DCR program.

A Chicopee man needs a kidney.

Concerts are back in West Springfield.

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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 14, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Gas prices up. Again.

Mark Auerbach’s Arts Beat report.

Greenfield Public Library, new hours.

Screenwriting workshop!

Springfield man fires paintballs at a city camera.

Valley Blue Sox contend with rainouts!

Dunkins honors baseball coaches with a sweepstakes!

Mayor Sarno’s busy Tuesday.

MassHire workshop job event.

The Big E is hosting a job fair!

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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 12, 2021

Springfield Planetarium makeover and programs!

A busy Springfield Mayor this weekend.

Springfield “Shot For Shot” tournament update.

Chicopee’s 4 million dollar lottery winner.

Vaccinations now available at some Pride locations.

Motor vehicle crashes into D’Angelo’s in Holyoke.

Northampton scam warning.

Commissioner Clapprood creates the Firearms Investigation Unit.

Hamden County Sheriff’s Dept. offers “Finding Our Way” for women.

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Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 12, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 9, 2021

Trinity Health New England mounts new virus safeguards.

World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast names this year’s Chair.

Summer driving is moving gas prices up even higher.

Mayor Sarno meets with Senator Warren today.

Special guest, Photographer, Chris Marion has a big exhibit coming up!

Longmeadow Police note a serious increase in vehicle break-ins  and thefts.

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Brad Shepard Today! Friday, July 9, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 8, 2021

Springfield Pancake Breakfast Honorary Chair announced.

Governor Baker and Lt. Governor  Polito stop in Springfield to announce the Summer Recreation Program.

Hot Dogs and buns disparity, finally addressed!

Springfield studies more affordable internet service.

Holyoke pool opens for the first time in years.

New Springfield Deputy Public Health Commissioner named.

Springfield’s “Shot For Shot” youth basketball and vaccination event!

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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 8, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Gas prices change.

Commissioner Clapprood announces two successful raids.

Wilbraham Police Department’s Captain Tim Kane retires.

No more plastc bags in Connecticut.

Subway Sandwich shops reinvent.

Springfield Boys and Girls Club kick off “Summer Nights!”

Chicopee “National Night Out” is back!

Basketball Hall Of Fame names its enshrinement weekend date!

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Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, July 7, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Mayor Sarno gets around on the 4th.

Hooters fire.

Mark Auerbach’s arts beat report.

Court Square Summer Music Series, schedule.

Connecticut marijuana website.

South Hadley Town Hall officially reopens.

Worcester lifeguard beaten and stabbed.

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Brad Shepard Today! Tuesday, July 6, 2021
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Brad shepard Today! Friday, July 2, 2021

Entries now taken online for the state’s “Vax Millions” game.

Star Spangled Springfield with guest, Judy Matt.

3 County Fair tickets on sale now.

Southwick Police Chief retires.

Chicopee collecting names of Purple Heart recipients.

Springfield improvements for Asthma troubled folks, noted by national association.

Rundown of fireworks displays this weekend in Western Mass.

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Brad shepard Today! Friday, July 2, 2021
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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 1, 2021

R.I.P. Donald Rumsfeld.

Cosby out of jail and home in PA.

Easthampton’s new food co-op open.

Carl Ohlin East Longmeadow’s Fourth of July Parade Grand Marshal!

Bill Cosby’s conviction overturned, now out of jail and back home in PA.

Pittsfield opens cooling centers.

Springfield/West Springfield traffic being rerouted for the fireworks.

Palmer Fire Chief, Roy retires.

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Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, July 1, 2021
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