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West Pittston to be Focus of WVIA's "Our Town" Documentary Series - Volunteer Videographers/Storytellers Needed

WVIA is proud to announce West Pittston in Luzerne County will be featured in its "Our Town" documentary series. The film will be a "day-in-the-life" one-hour video scrapbook fo...

Our Town Montoursville Documentary Premieres June 18 on WVIA-TV

"Our Town Montoursville" the 17th edition of WVIA's "Our Town" documentary series premieres Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 8 p.m. on WVIA TV.

WVIA-TV joins statewide broadcast to address heroin crisis in Pennsylvania

Heroin use in Pennsylvania has reached epidemic proportions. Once thought to be found only in cities, these dangerous drugs are now readily available in rural and suburban neighborhoods, and young ...

The WVIA Original Documentary Film, Little League: A History premiering June 9 on WVIA-TV explores one of America's iconic institutions

The WVIA Original Documentary Film, "Little League: A History," narrated by legendary baseball broadcaster Vin Scully, chronicles and celebrates Little League's 75-year contribution to Am...

Scholastic Achievement Award Winners to be announced on May 15 on WVIA TV

WVIA will announce the winners of its V-Media program contests and competitions during the WVIA Scholastic Achievement Awards Show on Thursday, May 15, 2013 at 8 p.m. on WVIA TV. Students from thr...

WVIA-TV's new program Back in the Day takes a nostalgic look at local events and places - premieres May 30

The phrase, "Remember back in the day" always introduces a great story and WVIA's new nostalgia filled original documentary series, "Back in the Day" delivers on that tradition....

WVIA presents the Chiaroscuro Jazz Conservancy Sessions: Live Concerts - Public Invited

WVIA invites the public to the "Chiaroscuro Jazz Conservancy Sessions: Live Concerts" featuring Chiaroscuro Jazz Records recording artists and members of the NEPA Jazz Alliance accompanyi...

Starting Over: The C.A.R.E. Program is the topic on the next State of Pennsylvania April 17 on WVIA-TV

Without the C.A.R.E. program, the transition to life outside of prison for those who have served time is not easy and sometimes they end up back behind bars. On Thursday, April 17 at 7 p.m. during ...

Lincoln's Living Words: The Address at 150 is discussed on the next State of Pennsylvania Thursday, April 11 on WVIA-TV

WVIA takes a look at Lincoln's Gettysburg Address 150 years after it was first delivered. Watch and participate in the conversation during this live State of Pennsylvania event on Thursday, April 1...

Our Town Montoursville Documentary Preproduction/Whiteboard Meeting- All Montoursville Residents Invited

WVIA invites Montoursville residents to the "Our Town Montoursville" documentary film preproduction/whiteboard meeting on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. at the Montoursville Borough Bu...

Join WVIA for the Artist Celebration on April 11 at Mainstreet Galleries in Kingston, PA - Public Invited

WVIA will spotlight visual student artists from throughout northeast and central Pennsylvania during the Artist Celebration on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Mainstreet Galleries l...

WVIA-FM presents a Simply Grand Concert featuring The Mansfield University Music Faculty on April 6, 2014 - Public Invited

WVIA's next Simply Grand Concert features flutist Christine Moulton and other members of the faculty of the music department of Mansfield University and will be held on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 2 p...

WVIA celebrates National Poetry Month with the 2014 Poetry Out Loud Regional Competition

April is National Poetry Month and WVIA is celebrating all month long. Each weekday in April at 1 p.m. WVIA-FM will feature regional high school students reading poems from the 2014 Poetry Out Loud...

WVIA Travel Club now taking reservations for European North Sea Coasts Tour aboard the Oceania Cruise Line June 6-14, 2014

WVIA Public Media and Trans World Travel present The European North Sea Coasts (London to Copenhagen) Tour aboard the Oceania Cruise Line June 6-14, 2014.

Clarence Bucaro and Rogue Chimp to Perform April 14 during the next Live Homegrown Music Concert at WVIA Studios - Public Invited

WVIA-FM presents Clarence Bucaro and Rogue Chimp on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA.

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After Two Disasters, Can Malaysia Airlines Still Attract Passengers?

Even before the double calamity of its two downed flights, Malaysia Airlines was trying to adapt to momentous shifts in Asia's aviation industry. Now, it faces either bankruptcy or privatization.

FAA Extends Ban On Flights To Tel Aviv For Another 24 Hours

The Federal Aviation Administration banned flights to the region on Tuesday after a rocket landed about a mile from Ben Gurion International Airport.

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Open Electric Jam at The Cooperage

July 23, 2014
At The Cooperage Project

Performing Arts Institute Student Solo and Chamber Recital

July 23, 2014
At Buckingham Performing Arts Center

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