From the Producers Pod: July 22, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 07/22 2014 03:42PM

Updated 07/22 2014 03:46PM

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

     Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for    July 22, 2014. 

   There is an urgent call out tonight for Blood and Platelets. The America Red Cross is asking donors to please help give the gift of life.  Sharon Gaeta will have more on the story at five.  You can also learn more about being a donor under our Newsmakers Link.

   Don't forget "For the Love Pete" Blood Drive in Memory of Peter Bonczewski, Junior.  Saturday July 26 at Saint Anthony Maronite Church, 311 Park Avenue in Wilkes-Barre.  The Drive is from 8 am to 2 pm


   Christmas in July!  Here is the reason why-

   Don't forget our Christmas In July promotion.  We are teaming up with a number of businesses to collect goods for those in need.


 Don't forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage.   Today's Community News Features
(More on these stories under the community link)
   Phoenix Theatrics is proud to present:  CABARET
When:  July 25 thru Aug. 3
  Friday and Saturday shows at 8:00pm and Sunday Matinees at 2:00pm
Tickets $12.00 

Digging for gold or more clearly stated as digging up Yukon Gold Potatoes to exhibit at the Schuylkill County Fair, July 28 through August 2 2014.  This fun project started at the Bear Creek Festival held on the Schuylkill County Fair Grounds.

   On PA LIVE -  
In the Kitchen- Chef Jerry Labooty from the Greystone Restaurant in Pottsville.  Chef Jerry is preparing something decadent!

Jasmine will be Live at Cork Bar and Restaurant- for the Dog Days of Summer fundraiser for the SPCA

   Tuesday Tryout!  An interesting product will be put to the test

    The SPCA Of Luzerne County will be in the house with some adorable pets.

On Eyewitness News at Five  Yours Truly Jayne Ann is in for  Katherine Lachette as your producer-
New information on the questionable 9-1-1 dispatch made during a deadly fire in Luzerne County.  The  I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will have a follow up.

      Gambling and our Seniors.  Know the warning signs of  becoming too hooked on gaming!  Laurie Monteforte has our story

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

       A Wilkes-Barre neighborhood on edge after a report of an alleged rape of a nine year old girl.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick 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.    
Shawn Carey and Brittany Sweeney are assisting

    Netflix is boasting about some pretty big numbers...

   Looking for back to school bargains?  One retailer is offering teachers a deal

Fox 56 News at 10 Caitlin Rowe  is your producer         
    Floating grass? After six inches of rain in one area- what a sight....the grass was floating!  

     Amazing works of art in sand!  Beauty at the Beach.

    Inflation is bringing down the cost of one of America's favorite snacks!

 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=
   Tim Haberski
   Nick Hughes
What's on TV Tonight?  ( )
     Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has your daily line up.  
WYOU has crime drama repeats tonight…. Remember when Hetty was haunted by her past? ("NCIS: LA" 9pm.)

WBRE premieres "Food Fighters"---Adam Richman (of the Food Channel) hosts this new food reality show where amateur cooks face off with Iron Chefs in the kitchen. Then "AGT" - the live battles begin…who will survive?

WOLF has repeat comedies 8-10pm….with a re-run of "Family Guy" sneaking into weeknight prime at 8pm. David Letterman has Ricky Gervais,
Jimmy Fallon chats with Dwayne Johnson  in late night.

     Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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