From the Producers Pod: March 1-2, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 02/28 2014 02:34AM

Updated 03/01 2014 02:34AM

Hi it’s Jayne Ann Bugda from the Producer’s Pod. 
 Here are some weekend highlights!  Have a great weekend

  We are welcoming a new month this weekend!  Welcome to March!

“A nickel will get you on the subway; garlic will get you a seat”
An Old New York Proverb- (From the Quote Garden)
Stay tuned to Eyewitness News for your latest Weather Updates-or you can find the forcast anytime on PAHomepage.
  The I-Team’s Andy Mehalshick will be one of the hosts of this Saturday’s 36th annual American Cancer Society’s Telethon in Hazleton. Stop by the Laurel Mall in Hazleton to watch the live telethon and make a donation.  The Telethon runs from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m

Welcome Home Parade for Olympian Jayson
1:00pm  Defender Fire Trucks will carry Jayson and his Family along Front Street Berwick starting near Fuel Fitness, up Fowler, to the Middle School Varsity Gymnasium.
 Please line the streets and help us cheer on our Olympian!!
 At 2:00 pm Jayson will speak, answer questions, and be Honored by the Berwick Borough and State. This event is open to the public.  T-shirts will be for sale.  We hope to see you there!!

 What’s Cooking?  Coming up this week in the PA Live Kitchen-The Beaumont Inn and Vanderlyn’s …and much more at 4 pm weekdays on WBRE!
Got a Question?

  If you have a veteran's issue- you can call Judge Tom Munley of Veterans Views at 570-706-7418.  You can also reach Judge Munley on
If you have a legal question you would like answered by Law and You team of Attorney Greg Fellerman and Attorney Ed Ciarimboli you can call 570-706-7429.  You can also submit a question on
 -Generations of Energy Segment: Take a look at the past, present and the future-of energy sources in our region.  Drew  Speier will have the latest edition  Generations of Energy this Sunday at 11 pm on Eyewitness News  
  Check out our Community Link here on PA Homepage.  This weekend features:  (Read more about these events on Community Link)
The “Sweet Charity Players” are celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with new presentations of Godspell, the musical based on the Gospel according to Saint Matthew. 
In conjunction with the “Intentional Discipleship” workshop series being offered by the Diocesan Office for Parish Life, performances will be staged on four consecutive Saturday nights: March 15 at Most Precious Blood Parish in Hazleton; March 22 at St. Maria Goretti Parish in Laflin; March 29 at St. Boniface Parish in Williamsport; and April 5 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish in Dunmore. Curtain time is 7:30 each evening.

The Williamsport Salvation Army to participate in Feinstein Food Challenge and need your help.  Where you can bring your donations!

Join the Team:
We have a time change for our early morning weekend News
 Sharon Gaeta and Kevin Derk will be here for Eyewitness News.   Saturday  Sunday at 9 a.m.. 
  Join Mark Hiller, Drew Anderson and A.J. Donatoni for Eyewitness News at 6 and 11 (on WBRE/WYOU) and at 10 on Fox 56 on Saturday and Sunday evening.  On Sunday evening Mark Hiller will be here early and Kelly Choate will be at the helm for Fox 56 News First at Ten and Eyewitness News at 11 pm.
  Kirstin Cook is your Weekend producer.   
What's on TV Tonight?
Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator- has these program highlights for the weekend on WBRE and WYOU.   
Saturday, March 1, 2014-   
 WOLF has repeats of “Almost Human” and “The Following”…. 8-10PM. 
 NHL on WBRE 8-11pm  with Pittsburgh taking on their rival Blackhawks…from frozen Soldier Field.  Looks like more re-runs 8-10pm on WYOU, but “48 Hours” has a dead beauty queen…and the alibi of the priest who heard her last confession.   “SNL” is back with “Big Bang Theory’s” Jim Parsons as host…and Beck as musical guest (WBRE).
Sunday, March 2, 2014- 
 Animated re-runs on WOLF tonight. 
“Dateline” is a repeat of the Westgate Mall attack (Kenya) with a re-do of “The Voice” at 9pm on WBRE.  (Note: Prime runs long---news hits at 11:08pm for WBRE!)
“60 Minutes” 7pm WYOU is about… Whitey Bulgar, Neo-Nazis in the US and con artists who only steal national treasures.  Later on “The Amazing Race”, Mark &  Mallory are in major trouble due to basic miscommunication (8pm
Thank you for making Eyewitness News Part of your Weekend!

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