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Towanda and Wysox Residents Encouraged to Attend Final Community Planning Meeting for WVIA-TV's Our Town TowandaWysox Program - Volunteers Needed

WVIA invites all Towanda, PA and Wysox, PA residents to the final community planning meeting for the "Our Town TowandaWysox" television program this Thursday, Aug. 28 at 5:30 p.m. at the ...

WVIA Public Media's production division, Via Studios Global Receives 2 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award Nominations

WVIA Public Media's production division, Via Studios Global in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania television market receives 2 nominations as the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy o...

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...

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U.K. Seeks To Expand Terrorism Laws To Target British Fighters

Prime Minister David Cameron wants to give police the power to seize passports of Islamist fighters bound for Iraq and Syria. On Friday, Britain raised its threat level to "severe" from "substantial."

More Clashes In Pakistan As Pressure On Government Grows

Anti-government protesters in Pakistan briefly forced state TV off the air amid continuing clashes with police and renewed calls for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation.

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Easton Native & Noted Astronomer Dennis Mammana

September 2, 2014
At Easton Area Public Library - Catherine Drake Meeting Room, lower level

Labor Day/Barbara Sabol Memorial Lecture

September 3, 2014
At King's College McGowan School of Business

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