From the Producers Pod: August 24-25, 2019

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Hi, it is Jayne Ann Bugda from the Producers Pod!   

  I believe that it is a mandatory Law of the Universe that on Fridays, you have to do something a little fun. ~Hanna Rhoades  from the Quote Garden

Fridays are fun in Northeastern and Central PA- it is time for High School Football.   Join the Eyewitness News Sports Team for Friday and Saturday night sports action on Eyewitness News.

Also- Join A.J. Donatoni for the Eyewitness Sports Top Ten Countdown.  The program airs Saturday, August 24 at 7 pm on WYOU and Sunday, August 25 at 11:30 pm on WBRE.

The Little League World Series wraps up today!   It was a great week of baseball and fun!  Check out all of our stories under the Little League World Series link!

   This Week In PennsylvaniaJoin Dennis Owens for Sunday’s ‘This Week in Pennsylvania”.     

  This Week in Pennsylvania airs Sundays at 6:30 am on WBRE   

Keystone_Creations__Peggy_s_Marinade___D_2_20190422171433*Check out Keystone Creations Exclusively here on PAHomepage- Eyewitness News Reporter Kristina Shalhoup is your guide some interesting businesses right here in NEPA – this week Kristina features the “Marketplace at Steamtown”

 *Have you check out our new Podcasts?  They are produced by Ron Williams.  Interesting topics!   This week we get ready for High School Football- AJ Donatoni and Nick Toma talk high school football.  

Eyewitness To History* Love History?  Check out a new feature on PAHomepage-  Eyewitness to History we go back in time and take a look at what was making news years ago!

money_1462309397154.jpg Jane King’s KA-Ching Report is out.  Click here     Don’t forget to tune in for Jane King’s Reports every morning on Eyewitness News.

   Director Sandy Wisnewski, Haley Bianco and Bryan Scofield checking in with this week’s PA Live Highlights!

Don’t forget on Tuesday we try out a new product!  The Tuesday Tryout on PA Live!

Got a Question?

  Veterans Views_1549700212799.jpg.jpg 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

Law_and_You__May_13__2019_4_20190426184324 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

Financial_Forum_June_13__2019_4_20190425171408Got a question about your finances?  Financial Forum with Christopher Scalese-   Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11 am and Tuesday and Thursday during our 7 pm  Newscast on WYOU

Good News_LewisburgGood News- In Case You Missed It-   Here are some good news and heartfelt stories you can see right here on PAHomepage!

* Rachael Espaillat  told us about the special mission of Bryan Lyons.  Lyons spent his summer behind a lemonade stand at different community events raising money for his local fire department.

*  Logan Westrope enjoyed an afternoon of fun with Veterans at an annual gathering in Plains Township.  


* –  Kevin and Revathi Janaswamy along with Joe Garrison and AJ Donatoni at the Little League World Series all week long bringing us some great stories.

 community news_1497074148832.jpgDon’t forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage.   This Weekend’s Community News Features.

* . “Graffiti Scapes,” Michael Hower’s exhibit of digital photographs focusing on ghost towns of the Mid-Atlantic, is on display at The Gallery at Penn College through Oct. 6.

* The Poconos: Pennsylvania’s Vacationland Through History at HATT Annual Dinner

* King’s College will host former members and friends of the Memorial Presbyterian Church on North Street in Wilkes-Barre for a tour, prayer service and reception on Thursday, September 5, at 4 p.m.

Join the Team:

   Join the team on Saturday 6 am and 8 am   and Sunday Morning at  6 am and 9 am     Morgan Parrish  along with Logan Westrope

    Mark Hiller,  Kristina Shalhoup and Robin Deehan will be here on for Eyewitness News at 6 and 11 (on WBRE/WYOU)

 Producer Katie McMahon

On Sunday, Candice Kelly and Nick Toma  , Josh Hodell, – AJ Donatoni  for Eyewitness News  –   

    Weekend producer   –   Katie McMahon

  Zack Smith on the Assignment Desk

 Our Eyewitness News Producing Line-Up-  

  Jayne Ann Bugda- Senior Producer PAHomepage  and Eyewitness News at 7 pm 

  Dave Becker  –  Eyewitness News at  11 am and Noon.

  Katherine Lachette- Eyewitness at 5

    Ron Williams and David Barr-  Social Media

   Rachel Vitale  Eyewitness News 6  – Monday through Friday
 Katey McMahon-  Eyewitness News at 11 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Eyewitness News Saturday and Sunday 6 and 11

 .Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your 5 am and 6 am  producer.
   Varvara Budetti (Saturday/Sunday Morning-  Monday and Tuesday- 11 pm)

What’s on TV Tonight?

 Saturday,  August 24, 2019


 NCSI,  then The FBI  followed by    48 Hours –   at   10 pm


  America’s Got Talent at 8 pm  Dateline NBC at  10 pm

Sunday, August 25, 2019

CBS – Sunday Morning

DYSLEXIA –  As our children head back to school, Susan Spencer looks at the prevalence of the reading disorder, dyslexia, and the ways educators and doctors are trying to help.

SUNDAY PROFILE – TAYLOR SWIFT – Tracy Smith pays a rare, at-home visit to music superstar Taylor Swift, who opens up about her career, her music, and her plan to re-record her old hits after losing the rights to them in a business deal. 

RIDING HIGH – Barry Petersen profiles photographer Barbara Van Cleve, who focuses her lens on “cowgirls” and their life on the range.

BREAKING THE MOLD – Mo Rocca talks with a modern renaissance man: writer, entrepreneur, restaurateur, and underwear model – Eddie Huang.

POSTCARD FROM BUENOS AIRES  – Conor Knighton travels to Argentina – for a taste of Italy – because Argentina has a huge Italian population.

TENNIS– Ted Koppel, ahead of the U.S. Open, looks at the largely unknown tennis players who are not in the spotlight but still chasing a dream.


60 Minutes at 7 pm;  Big Brother, Instinct followed  at 9 and   NCSI Los Angeles at 10


NFL Pre-Football Season Game

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