From the Producers Pod: May 21, 2014

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 05/21 2014 02:37PM

Updated 05/21 2014 06:45PM

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

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  May 21, 2014.

  Give your stress wings and let it fly away. ~Terri Guillemets
(From the Quote Garden)

  We invite you to join us tonight at 11 pm for Special Report - "Seeing is Believing". Our own Drew Speier undergoes surgery that will enable him to see clearer and without the use of glasses or contact lenses.  Drew has been wearing corrective lenses since he was three. 

  The newsroom word of the day: Glockenspiel -- we have a story coming up on a Glockenspiel-  I just like saying it --

  Don't forget the Annual Fireman's Carnival  hosted by Hose Company Number 2 in Jessup is kicks off- and this leads up to Saint Ubaldo Day!

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

  A forest technology student at Pennsylvania College of Technology has received a scholarship from a fund that memorializes a longtime regional leader in the lumber industry.

The Honesdale Rotary Club presented a $250 check to the Honesdale Emergency Pantry to help the all-volunteer group meet an increasing need for help in the community.

The Carrie Martin "We Can Make the World a Better Place" Memorial Scholarship Fund
Bike Run and Benefit -A motorcycle run will be held May 25 2014 starting at the Luzerne County Fairgrounds
and ending at The Beaumont Inn 4437 Rt 309, Dallas, PA 18612

  On PA LIVE -

  In the PA Live Kitchen-  Peggy and Kathleen from Peggy's Wing Sauce have some tasty  tasty ideas for their sauce  perfect for your Memorial Day BBQ's!

  Promoters for the Charlie Daniels band  join us to talk about the band's upcoming show at the Mohegan Sun Arena.

  And Monica Rae from Y1065 radio lets us know what's going down in the Susquehanna Valley this weekend!

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

  It is the day after the Primary Election in the Commonwealth.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will have more on the governor's race. 

  People in Pennsylvania are scrambling to get marriage licenses after a federal judge overturned the state's ban on same .

  Photo Journalist Joseph Butash gets  us ready for another busy season of boating.

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

  The ban is lifted on same sex marriages in the Commonwealth. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick introduces us to a couple waiting 39 years for this day. 

  PSU's new head coach James Franklin is back at his alma mater tonight- East Stroudsburg University.  Laurie Monteforte 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. 

  An eBay security breach-

  The Cat the saved the little boy from a dog is honored- on the baseball field

  Notre Dame is selling the stadium sod!
  The Fleet is in! It is Fleet week in New York.


 Fox 56 News at 10:  Caitlin Rowe  is your producer 

  In our Consumer Watch- The CEO of Levi Jeans advises....don't wash your jeans.
  A mom and son cut a rug all in an effort to surprise a bride!  You will love this video!

Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.
  Jasmine Brooks will get us ready for Memorial Day 

 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. 
  "Idol" finale---the winner is revealed…. But before that, a bunch of performances will happen, from KISS to John Legend, Demi Lovato and Darius Rucker. That's WOLF.
 On the final of "Law & Order: SVU", Amaro will have to face what happens…after his reckless behavior…..and on the finale of "Chicago PD", Lindsay turns to Voight for help.
Both WBRE. The finale of "Survivor" is at 8pm ---will Woo win it all? Then get the back story as the castaways reunite, live at 10pm.

 David Letterman has Army Sgt. Kyle J. White (Medal of Honor recipient), Jimmy Fallon has Hugh Jackman and the winner of "The
Voice" (sitting in with The Roots --in your "last night of Sweeps" round-up.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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