From the Producers Pod February 17, 2014 Edition

Hi It's Jayne Ann Bugda from the "Producer Pod"
  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  February 17, 2014.

  Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it. ~Abraham Lincoln

  Happy Presidents' Day.  Many people have the day off today- enjoy!  


  We begin a new feature tonight on our late edition of Eyewitness News- entitled-  "Get to Know".  Tonight we'll Get to Know our dear friend- Candice Kelly.  That is tonight on Eyewitness News at 11 pm on WYOU and following the Olympic on WBRE.

  Eyewitness News Daybreak Anchor Tim Kelchner is in Sochi Russia for the Winter Olympics-  You can see his report every  day on Eyewitness News. Follow Tim on Twitter or Facebook!
  Also, Monica Madeja is introducing us to the Russian Word of the Day- Kim Kulagin of Scranton is our translator. 

  Join Ken Brown in the Ozone tonight at 7:30  pm.  Tonight Ken will feature a story on how the speediest athletes maintain balance without losing control.

  What do they serve for lunch in Russia- a taste test for you.

  Plus, a look at the Russian fashion.

And LoLo Jones made the big transition from Summer to Winter Olympics


 Don't forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage. 

  You will find much more on these stories and more! 

  On Thursday, March 6, 2014, the Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living (LVCIL) will present "You Can't Stop the Beat," a Broadway-themed gala to benefit young adults with disabilities. Held at the Barrister's Club in Allentown, the event will honor and benefit the young adults with disabilities enrolled in the organization's School 2 Life, or S2L, program.

The gala will include a live musical performances from local school groups and a basket raffle. Doors will open to the public at 6:30 pm.

Monroe County Conservation District's Environmental Education Center Hosts Photography Exhibit Opening Reception for Tom Storm's "Scenes from the Top". The public is invited to the reception to view the exhibit, meet the photographer and enjoy some light refreshments - all free of charge.  Join us for the Opening Reception: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014.

  On PA LIVE -

Remember PA LIVE- 11:30 am during the Olympics.

On Eyewitness News at Five-  Katherine Lachette is your producer

  The husband of Miranda Barbour responds to his wife's chilling interview with a newspaper reporter.  Valerie Tysanner will have the story.

  A fund drive is underway to help the family involved in a deadly weekend fire.  Eric Deabill is working on the story. 

  Jimmy Fallon begins a new era on the Tonight Show tonight following the Olympics we'll have a preview.

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

  We are learning more about the FBI Probe of Forty Fort Borough.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will have the latest on a story he first told us about last week.

  A long weekend and plenty of snow equals a good day on the slopes in the Poconos.  Laurie Monteforte will have our story.

  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. 

  A little boy is found alone wandering in the desert from Syria to Jordan.  A sad and shocking story.

  Presidents' Day at Mount Vernon.

  The Frostbite Open teed off in Erie today.

  A little something for the ladies- A hot cup of Joe! 

Fox 56 News at 10:  Caitlin Rowe  is your producer!

  PILLOW FIGHT!!!  We head to Sunny California for this annual tradition and yes, the feathers will fly.

  Donkey Basketball -always interesting when man vs beast on the basketball court.

  Going to bed early? 
 Early Birds get your morning news on Eyewitness News Daybreak.  Monday through Friday
 Rise and shine with  Monica  and Dave and Tim
Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.


 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

What's on TV Tonight?  ( )

  Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator  has these program highlights for  WBRE and WYOU. 

  Olympic Coverage on WBRE

Repeat comedies 8-10pm on WYOU….but "Intelligence" at 10pm is new, -- Gabriel and Cybercom investigate microscopic robots which are killing scientists! The Winter
Games on WBRE----there's the ice dancing gold medal final, snowboarding cross gold medal final and ski jumping (8-11:30pm). "
  On WOLF "Almost Human" has the attack of the "smart home"…while on "The Following", Emma realizes the company she is keeping is dangerous.
  David Letterman has Kevin Spacey and the cast of "How I Met Your Mother" doing the 10 Ten List all week long…… 12midnight, it is the debut of
The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon (from NYC now)…featuring Will Smith as his first guest.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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