From the Producers Pod: March 4, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 03/04 2014 03:51PM

Updated 03/04 2014 03:56PM

Hi It's Jayne Ann Bugda from the "Producer Pod"
  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  March 4, 2014.
  It is Fat Tuesday-  The Powder Sugar is flying in this Newsroom.  Doughnuts, goodies-candy everywhere.  We have a few stories for your about the great indulging before lent begins tomorrow.  Remember watching it on tv is calorie free-!

  Also- if you are looking for a good Mardi Gras Recipe-  Check out the Skillet Mardi Gras Pasta-  Howard prepared it in the Mr Food Test Kitchen at Noon. 

  "I am thankful for the mess to clean after a party because it means I have been surrounded by friends." ~Nancie J. Carmody  (From the Quote Garden)

  Talk about a celebration of Summer- Our News Director Jim DePury's tie today reminds me of summer!  Palm trees and more.

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

  The Panther Valley Public Library The Panther is hosting a Theme Basket fund raiser on April 5th.  The event will run from 10 am to 1 pm

  Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) invites residents of Pike County and surrounding communities to attend a March 7 Open House of its newest outpatient offices located on Route 739 in Lords Valley.


  On PA LIVE -
  Executive Chef John Hudak from Vanderlyn's in Kingston return to the PA Live Kitchen  to prepare Prime Pork Mignon "OTEC". 
  In our next segment of "Jasmine on the Job" - Jasmine heads to class  as 4th Grade Teacher for a day.

  And in the Tuesday Tryout -  we are trying out the As Seen on TV's "Hog Wash" non-scratch scrubbing sponge .

On Eyewitness News at Five- Katherine Lachette is your producer-
  A lot of concern among workers at the Cinram plant.  Eric Deabill is checking on this story.

  Repairs underway at the Dunmore Community Center. 

  A warning about the an internet scam that is showing up on computers across the area.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick talks with experts about what you need to know.


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

  Some are calling it the flood Ghost Town of Northeastern Pennsylvania.  A neighborhood damaged and left in ruins by the 2011 flood- is now frozen in time with abandoned homes.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick is working on this 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. 

  Eric Deabill takes us to the West Side Senior Center in Scranton -for a game of Wii Bowling.  Someone stole the gaming system- and today the seniors are thanking Representative Marty Flynn and Citizens Savings bank for replacing the Big Screen TV and Wii game system.

  Teresa Giudice of Real Housewives of New Jersey fame in court.

  An explosion rocks New Jersey- we'll show you the dramatic video.

  Mardi Gras! We are celebrating!


 Fox 56 News at 10:  Caitlin Rowe  is your producer

  Mega Snowman! Wait until you see this grand-daddy of them all! 

  And we will get you ready for Cherry Blossom time in Japan.

  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. 

  "Glee" - guess who gets caught in the middle of Santana & Rachel's feud? Adam Lambert! (8pm) While on "New Girl" - we have Winston trying to get "fit". "

 "About A Boy" 9pm WBRE, Fiona learns the  truth…about telling the truth. "Chicago Fire" at 10pm, the guys deal with a girl caught in a donation bin.

"NCIS" - DiNozzo's father has a secret….and on "POI", Finch's secrets,---pre- Reese---are revealed. David Letterman has Michael Keaton, Jimmy Fallon chats up Chelsea Handler all in late night.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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