From the Producers Pod: November 7, 2013 Edition

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Hi It’s Jayne Ann Bugda from the “Producer Pod”
  Here’s what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  November 7, 2013. 

There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing. ~Alfred Wainwright

  What a gloomy day! We need some sunshine!  Or how about a feel good story on a gloomy day?

  Brittany Sweeney has a good news story I think you will enjoy.  It is about our new friend, Christopher.  He is a young man who loves Eyewitness News and he stopped by and spent some time with us on Wednesday night. 


  Tonight at 11 pm on Eyewitness News: Special I-Team Report-“Hometown Heroin”
  Eyewitness News Reporter Valerie Tysanner talks with people on both sides of the law about the growing drug epidemic in our area.

  Don’t forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage. 
  There are a number of great of events- and exhibits going on in our region- check it out- I update the community link daily with some wonderful events-and things to do  in our area.
 Today’s Features: 

  The Uptown Music Collective is beginning to gear up for its annual fundraising campaign.  Read about how you can help.  The Uptown Music Collective is a non-profit school of music in Williamsport.

  The American Lung Association’s Better Breathers Club will meet at John Heinz Rehab,  150 Mundy Street, Wilkes Barre on Tuesday December 3 at 6:30 pm in the board room.

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month.
 To raise awareness and funds for an all new children’s cancer support group, the Lung Cancer Alliance Pennsylvania Chapter recently held a Laps For Lung Cancer at The Mall at Steamtown.

  On PA LIVE –  Dave Becker is  your producer- 


  In the PA LIVE Kitchen:  Joe Libassi from Libassi’s Restaurant in Scranton joins us today. Chef Libassi is preparing Spinach Dip Appetizer and Spaghetti Muliga

Organizer Betsy Kramer gives us tips on how to de-clutter our lives by taking control of all that paper, junk mail, etc.

  And we’ll preview the Wyoming Valley Veterans’ Parade in Your Community Live

  A live performance by the Kiss Theatre Company!  They are getting ready for their upcoming performance of “Children of Eden”.

On Eyewitness News at Five-  Katherine Lachette is your producer.
  A mobile meth lab is under investigation along Carverton Road in Kingston Township.  Three people injured and the road closed for most of the day.  The I-Team’s Andy Mehalshick will update the investigation. 

  We are just three weeks away from Thanksgiving.  Eric Deabill will take a look at how several volunteer groups are getting ready to feed those in need and those who will alone on the holiday.

  Talk about a story that will pull on your heart strings.  Laurie Monteforte  chats with a Monroe County family who are collecting toys in honor of their baby girl who passed away.

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

  An area college is looking to join in on the Natural Gas Industry by adding more programs on the subject.  Eric Deabill will have our story.

  We have a great story to tell you about! We will introduce you to Christopher, a young man who loves Eyewitness News and had a chance to visit with us on Wednesday evening.  Brittany Sweeney will have this story for you.


  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 big tree that will be the centerpiece of the holiday season in New York City was cut down today.

  A road crew in Memphis repainted the road lines today….and nothing, I mean nothing got in the way of this job.


  Ladies and Gentlemen, we now know which toys made it into the Toy Hall of Fame.

Fox 56 News at 10:  Caitlin Rowe  is your producer!

  A Fox Alert: On study drugs- experts say it is a growing epidemic.

  Viral Vid: Throwback Thursday!  Coffee commercials from the 50’s and 60’s! 

  Plus, Don’t try this at home! A Texas couple shows off their knife throwing skills- you’ll heart will drop with every throw!

  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.

  Frankie from Magic 93 joins the morning crew for some weekend movie chat: ” Thor: The Dark World”, “About Time”, “12 Years as a Slave”  and “All is Lost”


 Your Eyewitness News Producing Line-Up- 

  Jayne Ann Bugda- PAHomepage  and Eyewitness News at 7 pm 

  Dave Becker  –  Eyewitness News at Noon and PA Live

  Katherine Lachette-  11 am and 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. 
  On “X Factor” someone gets eliminated…..and at 9pm “Glee’s” question of the day is—-Katy (Perry) or Lady Gaga?—with guest stars Demi Lovato and Adam Lambert helping out. (WOLF)
  On the “Michael J. Fox Show”, Mike gets ready for an interview with NJ Gov. Chris Christie…and on “Parenthood” (10pm), Drew falls in love with a classmate. (Both WBRE.)

“Big Bang Theory” has Prof. Proton face-to-face with Bill Nye (The Science Guy!)…and Josh Groban shows upon “The Crazy Ones” with stalker tendencies! (WYOU)
David Letterman has Kelly Ripa, Jay Leno chats with Andy Samberg  in Late Night.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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