From the Producer Pod: August 20, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 08/20 2014 03:26PM

Updated 08/20 2014 03:29PM

Hi It's Jayne Ann Bugda from the "Producer Pod"

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  August 20, 2014. 
  Dreams are only thoughts you didn't have time to think about during the day. ~Author Unknown
(From the Quote Garden)

 Today- August 20 is National Radio Day ! A big tip of the hat to all of our Radio Friends! 


 Don't forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage.  Today's Community News Features


Bonnie Akers has been named the PennDOT District 3-0 district office Employee of the Month for August 2014.
Akers is a key member of the district’s Fiscal Unit.

A contestant on Lifetime TV's "Project Runway" fashion-design series will be a presenter at this year's Wildcat Comic Con at Pennsylvania College of Technology, as well as a judge for the event's popular cosplay competition.
Pamela Ptak, a designer on Season 7 of the show, will join her husband, Marvel and DC Comics artist Scott Hanna, at the “con,” to be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27.

Phoenix Theatrics in Duryea is proud to present "EVITA" the Musical!  August.22 to August. 30  Friday/Saturday shows 8:00pm

  On PA LIVE -


 In the PA Live Kitchen-  Executive Chef John Hudak from Vanderlyn's in Kingston in the kitchen. Chef John is preparing  a summer heritage salad along with veal Napoleon Caprese.
  In the wake of the shocking death of Robin Williams, we'll talk about suicide prevention with representatives from the Lou Ruspi Jr Foundation
  Also, Monica Rae from Y-1065 radio lets us know what's going on this weekend in the Susquehanna Valley. 
  Plus it is email Wednesday- Amanda and Jeff from KRZ battle it out!

On Eyewitness News at Five  Dawn Miller is in for Katherine  Lachette as your producer-

  It is the night of a very big game at the Little League World Series.  Valerie Tysanner and AJ Donatoni will be there live!

  Teachers in the Millville School District hit the picket line. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will the latest.

  Strike up the band!  Wilkes University will soon have a marching band!  Sharon Gaeta has the musical notes.

  Work will begin on the Electric City Sign in Scranton.  Eric Deabill is on the story.

 On Eyewitness News at 6 and 11  Lindsay Keeler  is your producer. 

  Valerie Tysanner takes a look at what the Little League World Series means to the local economy in Lycoming County.

  On Eyewitness News at Seven on WYOU- 
An update of all the day's news.  Plus, here is what else I, (Jayne Ann)  will have for you. 

  Welcome Freshmen-!  It is move in day at Keystone College-  Sharon Gaeta will have our story.


  Ladies and Gentlemen- we will have details on the Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte.

Fox 56 News at 10 Caitlin Rowe  is your producer 

  We will have the cheetah cub and puppy story for you this evening...

  Plus, a chair-less interesting new invention.  It is straight out of take a seat we will explain.

  Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.
  Jasmine Brooks-  will be at the Hayfield House at Penn State Wilkes-Barre for Arts Festival

 Your Eyewitness News Producing Line-Up- 

  Jayne Ann Bugda- Senior Producer PAHomepage  and Eyewitness News at 7 pm 

  Dawn Miller- Senior Producer-Manager

  Dave Becker  -  Eyewitness News at  11 am and Noon.

  Katherine Lachette- Eyewitness at 5

  Lindsay Keeler - Eyewitness News 6 and 11 


  Caitlin Rowe  - Eyewitness News at 10 (Fox56)

  Kirstin Cook  -  Eyewitness News at 10 Fox 56 Weekend

Kaitlin Sosnowski -Ayers-Eyewitness News Daybreak

  Shawn Carey-  Associate Producer

On the Assignment Desk=
  Dave Becker
  Shawn Carey
  Nick Hughes

What's on TV Tonight?  ( )
  Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has your daily line up. 
“SYTYCD” - top 6 perform with “all-star partners”…. And Christina Applegate is a guest judge tonight. That’s WOLF at 8pm. Double-dose of Cam and the wedding 

WBRE has “America’s Got Talent”---9pm---5 survive the night, 7 acts go home….. tune it to see who makes the cut! “Taxi Brooklyn” has the case of the dead maid….or murdered Venezuelan cop? WYOU - “Extant” (9pm)…who has Molly’s baby? And at 10pm…. Is the baby alive? David Letterman chats with Kathy Griffin, Jimmy Fallon has Jared Leto all in your Late Night round-up.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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