From the Producers Pod: July 2, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 07/02 2014 03:50PM

Updated 07/02 2014 05:03PM

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

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  July 2, 2014. 

  The hot and humid weather is firing up some storms across the region.  Our Weather Team will keep you updated.

  Vacation used to be a luxury, but in today's world it has become a necessity. ~Author Unknown

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

  The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple-A/New York Yankees) are proud to announce that beginning on Sunday, July 6 the RailRiders will join the New York Yankees in support of HOPE (Helping Others Persevere and Excel) Week 2014, a unique week-long communal program that brings to light extraordinary stories intended to inspire individuals into action in their own communities.

As part of the Year of Learning and Focus on the Underground Railroad presented by Muncy Historical Society, the Blooming Grove Historical Society and James V. Brown Library will host Commonwealth Speaker Denise Valentine's presentation "Great Escapes" at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 12 in the Library's Lowry Room, 19 E. Fourth St.

  On PA LIVE -


  In the PA Live Kitchen-  Executive chef Jeff Huntzinger from the Beaumont Inn returns to show off his gourmet cooking talents!
Our good friend Colin Riccobon from the American Red Cross tells us about the ongoing blood shortage and how you can help.

  Plus,  Monica Rae from Y1065 radio  with what's going on in the Susquehanna Valley this Fourth of July Holiday weekend.



On Eyewitness News at Five  Katherine Lachette is your producer-
  U. S. Senator Pat Toomey talking today about better protecting our Federal Prison Guards.  Valerie Tysanner will have our story.

  Andrew Forgotch takes a look at the a new treadmill that uses NASA based anti-gravity technology.  The Alter G Anti-Gravity Treadmill is at the Schuylkill Rehabilitation Center.

  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick introduces us to the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce New CEO.


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

  State Police are dealing with death investigations in Susquehanna County.  The first has been ruled a homicide- the second is in the early stages of investigation.  Eric Deabill will have our story.

  Shamokin is gearing up for a celebration.  150th!  Valerie Tysanner will tell us what is being planned.

  Good news from Mahanoy City! Yes, there will be a 4th of July Celebration.  Andrew Forgotch 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. 

  We will have the very latest on the weather. 

  The coast guard and life guards are keeping a close eye on Tropical Storm Arthur.


  One of the most famous fountains in the world is getting face lift.

Fox 56 News at 10 Caitlin Rowe  is your producer 

  Zoo animals beat the heat with cool treats and more.

  And one very, and we mean very interesting exhibit opens up in Japan.

  Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.
  Jasmine Brooks will tell us about the the benefit and ride for Rae!  A little girl with

 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

On the Assignment Desk=
  Dave Becker
  Tim Haberski
 Nick Hughes
What's on TV Tonight?  ( )
  Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has your daily line up.  The lovely and talented Sarah Navin  in for Sue with Sarah's TV Notes

House guests begin to fight for the power to veto in Big Brother (8pmWYOU).....Julia attempts to save the life of a girl who may have clues about the origin of the dome in Under the Dome (9pm) and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (12:37am) invites actress Scarlett Johansson on and comic Maz Jobrani

A rerun of America's Got Talent (8pmWBRE) shows auditions and on Taxi Brooklyn (10pm) an infamous son to a famous handbag designer goes missing. On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (11:34pm), Tom Cruise stops in as well as TV personalities Kendall and Kylie Jenner.


On the live episode of So You Think You Can Dance (8pmWOLF), the Top 20 dancers tackle their 1st performance show and on The

  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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