From the Producers Pod: May 15, 2014 Edition

Published 05/15 2014 03:24PM

Updated 05/15 2014 03:44PM

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

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  May 15, 2014.
  The Wilkes-Barre Fine Arts Fiesta opened today.  The event runs through Sunday.  There are a number of artists displaying their work.  There is entertainment, food and plenty to enjoy.  Please support the arts!
  Please support our men and women in the Military! The Armed Forces Parade in Downtown Scranton is this Saturday, May 18  at 11:00 a-m.  The parade begins Outside the Gino Merli Veterans Center.
  Everyone is invited to show their support by lining the streets

  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

 Local Artist/Photographer Diane Grant Czajkowski art and photography are on display at Barnes and Noble on 7 South Main Street in Wilkes-Barre.  The Exhibit will be part of the Fine Arts Fiesta in Wilkes-Barre.  The artwork and photographs will be on display until May 31.


 A gymanfa ganu --Welsh hymn festival --returns to West Scranton after a five year hiatus. This is the first one held at Trinity Congregational Church, UCC in about thirty years. Trinity is at 229 S. Main Avenue,Scranton. The gymnfa is May 18th,at 4:15. Everyone is invited to share this day.

  On PA LIVE -

  In the PA Live Kitchen- Our friends from Doc Magrogan's Oyster House are in the kitchen.  On the menu today- Pan Seared Salmon with Sweet Potato and Crab Meat Hash. 

  Get ready to rock!  We will have a live performance from the "Sucker Band".

  Then James May from PennDOT will join us to talk about construction projects.


On Eyewitness News at Five- Dawn Miller is in today for  Katherine Lachette as your producer-

  A cab driver is shot in Williamsport.  The search is on for the gunman.  Valerie Tysanner will have an update on the story she first told us about on Eyewitness News at 11 am and Noon.

  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will have more on the shooting investigation underway in Wilkes-Barre.  One person shot near a home on Hutson Street.

  Plus we will feature the Cunningham family who are very grateful to the "March of Dimes" for their dedication, research and services.  Candice Kelly will have our story.



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

  The latest on a house fire in Mocanaqua.  The fire is under investigation.  Eyewitness News Reporter Kelly Choate will be live at the scene with the story.

  Plus a Lackawanna Co Sheriff's Deputy and Part time Olyphant police officer is arrested on DUI and assault charges.  Eric Deabill 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. 

  The Kiwanis Club of Wilkes-Barre  honored Tanya Olaviany, program director Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge today

  Ok- we sometimes find loose change in the pillows of a couch.  But wait until you hear what three room mates found in their couch! 

  We'll check out the new PSU Logo at the stadium

 Fox 56 News at 10:  Caitlin Rowe  is your producer 

  Young at heart- A 102  year old race car driver!

  It is the video that is taking the world by storm...a cat saves a little boy from an angry dog!  A must see!

Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.
  Jasmine Brooks will feature  the  upcoing MS Walk in Kirby Park

Frankie from Magic 93 will be stopping by to talk about two movies opening this weekend-"Godzilla"  and "Million Dollar Arm"


 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
  Kirstin Cook
What's on TV Tonight?  ( )
  Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has your daily line up. 

“Hell’s Kitchen” - contestants visit one of Ramsay’s restaurants and cook for him, “his style”….and at 9pm, and then there were only 2 wannabe “Idols”. Both WOLF.
“Hollywood Game Night” has more parlor games with Jerome Bettis, Lauren Graham and Rita Wilson….while on “Rosemary’s Baby” (part 2 of 2), Rosemary’s health gets worse and well, Guy, becomes successful. Both are
 On the finale of “Big Bang Theory” …. Will Sheldon move out? “The Millers” (finale)…has Nathan committed the sin of forgetting Mother’s Day? 10pm---“Elementary”….can Sherlock and
Joan find a way to join forces to help Mycroft? All WYOU.
  David Letterman tonight has Adam Sandler, Jimmy Fallon has Jennifer Lawrence all in Late Night.

  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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