Ms. Tosti will also exhibit her work in the F. Lammot Belin Arts Scholarship 50th Anniversary Exhibition at Skylake Gallery in Fleetville, Pa. from Oct. 10 – Nov. 9.
A Cardiac Health Fair sponsored by Regional Hospital of Scranton will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 9 at the second floor McGowan Conference Room at the hospital
9th Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest
Wyoming Valley -American Cancer Society Event
West End Library Welcomes New Library Director, Wendy Rote! Art Exhibit and October 2014 Calendar of events
Check out these events!
Plenty to See and Do
October 25 at St. Nicholas of Myra Church in Swoyersville.
Fundraiser for Mobile Mammography at Wayne Memorial
“The Music Man,” October 3, 4 and 5 at the Hazleton One Community Center.
The Kirby will be showing the collection of almost 600 playbills, spanning 80 years of performances on Sunday, October 12th. Playbills include Broadway, Off-Broadway,
Pennsylvania College of Technology student George W. Settle III visited the Middle East this summer with plans to teach a handful of boys how to weld. After his seven-week visit, he learned far more than he taught.
Eyewitness News welcomes your Fall Foliage photos!
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 7PM at Honesdale High School.
Enjoy this last weekend in September! New events added
Wayne Memorial’s Annual Midwifery Mingle and High Tea hosted by Certified Nurse Midwives Patricia Konzman and Sheela Porter-Smith will be held offsite from the hospital complex. The Cooperage,
Misericordia University celebrates 90th Anniversary with street-naming ceremony honoring founding Sisters of Mercy
All this week PA Live and Eyewitness News enjoyed tne Bloomsburg Fair
Enjoy the Bloomsburg Fair
The flag will be at the Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 27
Open Arms Community Church and Grace Lutheran Church in Bradford are collecting individually wrapped candy for the annual trunk or treat event scheduled October 31.
Guthrie Corning Hospital will host a Nursing Job Fair at for experienced nurses on Tuesday, Sept. 30 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at their new facility located at One Guthrie Drive in East Cornin
Saturday’s Wildcat Comic Con, to be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., offers a full day of activities centered around comics, video games, animation and more. It will feature game-design workshops, voice-over actors, comic artists and authors, video-game professionals, a cosplay runway contest, and a Hall of Merchants.
Check out these events
We will see you at the fair!
October Schedule 2014
All proceeds to benefit the state’s two premier anti-hunger programs
The Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA is accepting donations for the 11th Annual Coat Drive held at the Sunbury YMCA - Degenstein Youth Center.
We will see you at the Bloomsburg Fair
5 Volunteers Receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award
United Way Women’s Leadership Council of the Susquehanna River Region held a fun fundraising event
Travel dates are from June 26 to July 12, 2015.
We will see you at the fair!
All proceeds from the event benefit the Lewisburg Community Garden, a joint project between the borough of Lewisburg and Bucknell University.
Safe Haven will have several adoptable dogs available
The screening is scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 2014 from Noon - 4:00 p.m
We will see you at the fair!
Celebrate Your Right to Read September 21-27, 2014 marks Banned Books Week, designated by the American Library Association
Weekly News Letter
An initiative to make higher education more accessible and affordable for public high school graduates
Eyewitness News will be at the fair on Monday!
Here is the list of event for Sunday at the Bloomsburg Fair
Pilgrimage for Peace hosted by the Holy Dormition Byzantine Franciscan Friary Sybertsville, Pennsylvania
Fair runs September 20 through September 27. Eyewitness News will see you at the fair!
Enjoy this last weekend of summer!
Save the Date- October 4th
Warrior Run CROP Hunger Walk -- helping end hunger locally and globally
October 11th and 12th, 2014
The Wayne Memorial Health Foundation raises funds through donations, annuities, its Legacy Circle members
Save the date-On Sunday, October 5, author Paolo Battaglia will give a presentation on his new book, “Explorers, Emigrants, Citizens: A Visual History of the Italian American Experience from the Collections of the Library of Congress” at the Lackawanna Historical Society’s Catlin House
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, 14,000 children are diagnosed with cancer. Advocates say not enough emphasis is put on research and awareness.
She's a familiar face at Eyewitness News and during her short time on earth, she put up one of the toughest fights against breast cancer that we've seen. Now, her family is honoring her legacy, the best way they can.
June is Cancer Survivors Month. One survivor owes part of her recovery to a complete stranger, who just wanted to throw a lifeline during a trying time.
Cancer research is complex and widespread, just like the disease itself. A unique partnership right here in our area is giving local college students a chance to make a difference in the fight against the disease.
Each year, millions of people are diagnosed with cancer and the steps to get better, are to say the least, tough. But one couple, with local ties, is using their personal experience in the fight against cancer to help out someone else.
A tremendous effort by the energetic staff of Geisinger Medical Center, is giving cancer patients a lift on the road to recovery.
Eyewitness News caught up with 13-year-old Cole Winters as he presented a check to Doctor David Greenwald
Bryn Harvey is Miss Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 2014 and this year she is using her crown to push on in the fight against breast cancer, and it's personal.
The rough and tumble world of football doesn't usually bring to mind the color pink. But one group of young men from Greater Nanticoke Area High School think in pink, because they know it can help make the lives of some cancer patients just a little easier.
A recent survey found 70% of U.S. women with advanced breast cancer have caregivers who help them manage with their disease. The daughter of former Presidential Candidate John Edwards and the late Elizabeth Edwards knows what that is like.
Today's Buddy Check features Mary Rucco. We've been featuring our Buddy Check series since 2001. Ten years ago, we introduced you to a special woman named Mary Rucco , this breast cancer survivor credits "Buddy Check" for saving her life. We caught up with her all these years later and it turns out, she is living that life of hers to the fullest.
Health experts answer your questions during PA Live, Eyewitness News at 5, Six and 7 on WYOU
Call your Buddy! Also Join us on Monday, September 30 for a Special Buddy Check Call In Show!
There is a special place in Lackawanna County, just for a very special group of people. You might have never heard of it, and you'll probably never want to go there. But for the people who do, it is changing their lives dramatically, one weight at a time. Monica Madeja introduces us to these incredible ladies in this month's Buddy Check.
A local non-profit is making it easier to navigate through life-saving cancer screenings, for free.
Young minds can have pretty big ideas in the face of tragedy. "My mom got breast cancer so I just decided I wanted to help other people with the same disease," said Cole Winters, 12, of Kingston.
It's a drastic move that could save your life. A Lackawanna County woman talks about her decision to have a bi-lateral mastectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer.
If you live in Luzerne County, you have the unique opportunity to take part in a life-changing cancer study. But it won't just be your life that is affected.
Brian Russell is moving forward. Just two months after his vivacious 32-year-old wife died of breast cancer, he is planning perhaps the trip of his life-- a walk across America.
It's an event six years in the making and raising thousands for breast cancer research and awareness.
In this month's Buddy Check we're painting the slopes pink.
It is the 28th of the month, so time for our monthly Buddy Check Report.
This month we are introducing you to a lively lady battling breast cancer with her love for life and free spirit.
State Capitol Fountain Turns Pink as First Lady Susan Corbett Kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Today is the 28th of August and time for our Buddy Check report. The focus of our story a Luzerne County woman whose bout with breast cancer wasn't enough to keep her from opening her own business
This past weekend.. cancer fighters and survivors turned out for the
third annual fashion show to benefit Candy's Place, the free cancer
wellness center in Forty Fort.
In this month's Buddy Check, Kyla Campbell introduced us to some of the women who took part in the show.
A breast cancer survivor says free services at Candy's Place continue to help her nearly two years after her diagnosis.
A wife, mother, and professional photographer from Lackawanna County continues working through chemotherapy treatments, after getting diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer.
We meet a woman from the Poconos who counted on her family, friends, and customers at Chat-N-Chew Cafe in the Blakeslee area to help have a humorous outlook after her breast cancer diagnosis.
A new documentary is helping breast cancer patients know what to expect during chemotherapy, after a mastectomy, and how to celebrate life after cancer.
Candy's Place Center for Cancer Wellness is organizing a fundraiser relay run during breast cancer awareness month, called "Do the Ten."
A Luzerne County woman and her doctors are learning more about a new breast-related condition called PASH.
A fertility clinic with locations nationwide, including the Lehigh Valley, is offering free fertility rescue to cancer patients who could face sterility following chemotherapy.
Buddy Check reporter Kyla Campbell lets the camera tag along as she has her first mammogram.
Poconos native Candice Adams finishes the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure as she's coming up on the first anniversary of her diagnosis.
After Judy Isenberg won her own battle against cancer, she watched her granddaughter fight the disease.
A breast cancer survivor from Carbondale was selected for a makeover by a local salon owner.
The American Cancer Society wants local people to participate in a nationwide survey that could help find preventative measures and even cures for cancer.
Candice Adams was diagnosed with stage two breast cancer at the age of 29. And after months of treatments, she threw a party to celebrate moving on.
A local oncologist says without any doubt, women should begin getting mammograms at age 40.
Shirley Wicker is more than five years cancer-free, after getting diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005.
For the last Buddy Check of 2010, we revisit some of the women and men who inspired others with breast cancer.
Julie Rockey was diagnosed with breast cancer, one day after the doctor at her OB-GYN visit felt a lump during an exam.
Two breast cancer survivors, including a man, share their stories through the Blue Cross "Gallery of Hope."
A Hazleton firefighter is honored with the opportunity to drive a pink fire truck cross-country to raise cancer awareness.
A woman from Schuylkill County is battling stage four breast cancer, but her community is providing a lot of support.
Jen Arellano is battling breast cancer for the second time in less than three years.
A woman from Forty Fort credits family, friends, and Candy's Place with helping her fight her battle with breast cancer.
A woman from Forty Fort credits family, friends, and Candy's Place with helping her fight her battle with breast cancer.
A Luzerne County teacher continued with breast self-exams, even after a mammogram showed nothing out of the ordinary. She credits her monthly ritual, and what's behind Buddy Check, with saving her life.
Genna Kundratic is battling Stage IV breast cancer for the second time in four years, but her positive spirit is helping her win the fight again!
Four college students from Schuylkill County are bicycling more than 3,000 miles this summer to raise money for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
We caught up with hundreds of skiers and snowboarders who helped raise money for the third annual "Ski for the Cure" at Jack Frost Ski Area.
For this week's edition of the Healthbeat, Dr. Michael Tedesco talks about obstetrics and baby delivery.
For this week's edition of the Heathbeat, Chip Dunham, and Dr. Trisha Ihnat talk about the 30 minute E.R. Care Pledge
For this week's edition of the Healthbeat, Dr. Casey Burke talks about orthopedics and hand surgery.
For this week's edition of the Healtbeat, Dr. Maureen Litchman from Commonwealth Health talks about family medicine.
Dr. Ben Montgomery from the Berwick Hosptial and Commonwealth Health talks about their labor and delivery.
Dr. Jim Mattucci from Commonwealth Health talks about knee pain and arthritis.
Dr. Michael Freiman from Commonwealth Health talks allergies.
Dr. Theodore Tomaszewski talks about advances in joint replacement surgery. .
Dr. Wlliam Prebola talks about acute inpatient rehab.
In the healthbeat Dr.Rupen Parikh from Commonwealth Health is here. Today we talk about arterial fibrillation.
Dr. Sridhar Sampath Kumar from Commonwealth Health talks about different heart issues.
Health reporter and Pharmacist Jim Morelli talks about ways you can fight the flu.
Dr. Gary Neale from Commonwealth Health talks about New Year's resolutions and why they don't often work.
Toy Safety is the topic
Doctors urge people to get vaccinations during flu season.
Join us for the Healthbeat every Wednesday on PA Live!
Karen Adkins talks about toy safety during the holidays.
Dr. Akash Agarwal of Commonwealth Health & Penn State Hershey talks about spinal compression fractures.
Dr. Richard Michelstein talks about acid reflex.
Dr. William Prebola of Commonwealth Health talks about acute inpatient rehabilitation.
Dr. Kirk Hinkley and Gary McIntyre talk about Lackawanna ambulance and Commonwealth Health. Commonwealth Health online: www.commonwealthhealth.net
Dr. Mike Mandarano from commonwealth health talks about primary care physicians.
Dr. John Farrell from the Moses Taylor Hospital talks about breast density and advanced breast scans. Commonwealth Health online: www.commonwealthhealth.net
Chris Carone and Jenn Palauskas from Commonwealth Health, talk about cancer prevention. Commonwealth Health online: www.commonwealthhealth.net.
Jamy Powell and Lisa Capizzi from Commonwealth Health talk about the Breast Imaging Center. Commonwealth Health Online: www.commonwealthhealth.net Breast Imaging Center: 1-800-838-WELL
Jamy Powell and Kim Pellicano talk about the success of Commonwealth Health's Mammothon. Commonwealth Health Online: www.commonwealthhealth.net
Dr. Nate Greczek and Dr. Sarah Sitoski join PA Live to talk about this weeks Healthbeat.
Jamy Powell and Lisa Capizzi talk about the success of the breast imaging center of excellence at the Thomas P Saxton Pavillion.
Elane Walker, from Commonwealth Health, joins us for the Healthbeat.
Dr. Akosh Agarwal from Penn State Hershey / Commonwealth Health talks about brain aneurisms.
Gretchen Eagen of Regional Hospital of Scranton talks about their upcoming nursing open house.
Dr.'s Samir and Dipti Pancholy of Commonwealth Health and Jack Walsh of Mended Hearts talk about how to best fight heart disease.
Dr. Ben Montgomery from the Berwick Hospital / Commonwealth Health talks about their labor and delivery department.
Gary Prezkop and Dr. Dinesh Talati from Commonwealth Health talk about sleep apnea, and sleep issues in this week's edition of the Healthbeat.
Commonwealth Home Health & Hospice stops by to explain hospice care.
Sandy Rochon from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital stops by to talk about stroke awareness.
Dr. Charoltte Casterline from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital talks about allergies, and how you can get relief.
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital's registered dieticians: Cheryl Hartman, Amy Yachera and Ann Ostrowski talks about healthy diets.
Dr. Nicholas Giordano from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital talks about Palliative, and end of life care.
Dr. Michael Rittenberg from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital talks about the benefits of robotic surgery.
Dr. Michael Rupp from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital tells us about warning signs of a heart attack.
Representatives from the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital stop by to talk about childbirth.
Cor Catena, the CEO of the newly formed Commonwealth Health, stops by to discuss the formation of the new health care system.
Folks from the Wilkes-Barre GenFolks from the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital stop by to talk about cardiac rehabilitation.eral Hospital stop by to talk about cardiac rehabilitation.
Patrice Smith & Tom Moore from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Nutrional Services stop by to show us a healthy recipie. They whip up smoked vegetables with whole wheat pasta.
Dr. Richard Blum of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital talks about obesity and new ways to measure cholesterol.
Dr. William Charlton of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital speaks about rotator cuffs.
Jane Ann Ritsick from Star Fitness speaks about setting realistic weight loss goals for the New Year.
Dr. Gary Neale from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital explains the benefits or needs for bariatric surgery.
Now that fall is here, it's tie to start thinking about putting your garden to bed for the winter.
Getting ready for fall
Preparing for Next Year's Garden
Josh talks to John Esslinger a Penn State Educator about Downey Mildrew
The topic: Late Blight
The Bearded Iris. every few years you should dig them up, treat them, and replant. the process may seem difficult, but our Garden Experts have some tips on preserving the bearded iris.
Tips on extending the harvest
The Greenhouse Project invites you to Laurie’s Community Garden Party Fundraiser & Fresh Salsa Competition on August 14th, 2014 at Jack’s Draft House from 5:30-7:30 PM
The topic is weeding
Tips on using fertilizer
Dealing with garden pests
How cutting back actually helps plants to grow.
How to plant squash
Keeping your garden tools clean
Best time to water plants
Thriller, filler, spiller
Finding the right plant for the right garden
Garden advice from the Master Gardeners at the Greenhouse Project.
We are beginning our weekly gardening segment for those of you who like to grow your own flowers and vegetables.