From the Producers Pod: May 12, 2014 Edition

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 05/12 2014 03:33PM

Updated 05/12 2014 03:45PM

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

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  May 12, 2014.

  Quick what is your favorite Monkees Song?   I'm a  Believer, Words, Last Train to Clarksville?
  Katherine Lachette and I  are two Daydream Believers and  very excited- there is a Monkees Tribute band "Monkee Philes" on PA Live Today.  Katherine and I both had crushes on Mickey and Davey...
  I can hear Assignment Manager Tim Haberski- whistling the theme song -Now more people are humming and singing the theme song!
  Program Reminder...Tonight at 11 pm on Eyewitness News- The I-Team's Laurie Monteforte takes a look at prescription drug addiction in our communities.  I encourage you to tune in- this is a wake up call for young people, parents and our communities.  Laurie will introduce you to several people who allowed prescription drugs to take over their lives.


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

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of the Central Susquehanna Valley (BBBS) is holding a Bowl for Kids' Sake Event at Imperial Lanes in Milton, on Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 6-8 pm.

Rock Solid Academy recently hosted a committee of former Kingston Township HS students and Westmoreland Elementary Faculty to discuss the historical relevance of the building and future plans for RSA.


  On PA LIVE -

  In the PA Live Kitchen-  Pastichio is on the menu today in the PA Live Kitchen.  Our Friends from The Boulevard Diner in Scranton will be joining us.

Monkees fans - you'll love this - Monkees tribute band "Monkee Philes" will be here for a special performance.

  And  how you can help fight A-L-S, a deadly disease, with Jorge's Walk


On Eyewitness News at Five-  Katherine Lachette is your producer-

  A number of people displaced after two homes go up in flames in White Haven.  Mark Hiller is working on the story he first told us about at 11 am and at Noon.

  We are getting close to the primary election. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick talks with experts about the Governor's Race in our Your Local  Election Headquarters update.
  In tonight's Veterans Views- Attorney Larry Moran Junior joins Judge Tom Munley to discuss National Guard members and Reservists reemployment rights

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


  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick continues his look at the race for Governor.  At six he is talking to voters.

  Valerie Tysanner takes a look at the job market for college graduates.


  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. 

  Hey it is May!!  Heavy snow in Douglas County, Colorado

  Update on the Washington Memorial that re-opened today.

  California Chrome has arrived in Maryland.

  Remember that big sinkhole at the Corvette Museum- they may make it part of the attraction!

 Fox 56 News at 10:  Dawn Miller is in this evening for  Caitlin Rowe  as your producer

  There will be an update of all the day's headlines.

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

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. 
"Bones" deals with a dead swim coach found at the bottom of a well….. and on "24: Live Another Day" (9pm) , Margot wants revenge! (WOLF) 
On "The Voice",--the final 5 perform and on the creepy finale of "The Black List"…. No one is safe!

 Both WBRE. "Friends With Better Lives" - Andi flirts with a playgroup dad….and at
8:30pm, on "Mike & Molly", Peggy's bathtub falls through the ceiling----both WYOU.
  David Letterman has Harry Connick Jr., Jimmy Fallon chats with funnyman Louis C.K.

  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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