The LuLac Edition #1571, April 29th, 2011
PHOTO INDEX: PITTSTON POLITICS.COM JOE VALENTI AND THIS BLOG EDITOR.
Just an important reminder....the spring BlogFest will be held tonight, Friday April 29th from 6pm to 8pm at Rooney's Pub in downtown Pittston. Stop by and meet the bloggers, the posters, the pretenders, the readers, the candidates, the media and anyone interested in talking politics. County Council and Judicial candidates from Luzerne County are especially invited as well as candidates running in the all important Lackawanna County Commissioners race. Plus any other candidate, school board, borough, township councils....any and all political parties are all invited.
It's a cash bar and there are no speeches.
This Weekend on Sunday Magazine May 1....
Brian Hughes speaks with Scott Cannon, Janine Dymond and Leann Wallace of the Gas Drilling Awareness Coalition about the proposed wastewater treatment plant in Hanover Township, a proposed gas compressor station in Dallas Township, and the possibility of a gas severance tax in Pennsylvania. Brian interviews Paula Garrett and Ken Thornton about the thousands of unfilled lab technician positions available throughout the U.S. And Magic 93’s Frankie in the Morning speaks with Sherry about the Greater Hazleton Relay for Life, coming up in early June.
Sunday Magazine, Sunday morning at 5:30am on JR 93.7 & 97BHT, 6am on 97.9X, 6:30am on Magic 93, and 9:30am on WARM 590 AM
Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel—author of the magisterial two-volume biography of Pope John Paul II, Witness to Hope and The End and the Beginning—addresses questions and criticisms concerning the forthcoming beatification of John Paul II. From Rome, Mr. Weigel will be providing commentary on the beatification ceremony for MSNBC from 4:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. ET on Sunday, May 1.
Doctor Joe Leonardi will be appearing tomorrow, Saturday 4/30, morning at around 10:10 am on Tough Talk with Joe Peters; 94.3 fm in Northeast PA, there is a listen live link on the attached web site if you are outside of the listening area. Leonardi will be giving my insights on Childhood Obesity and Bullying. Here's that link: http://toughtalkwithjoepeters.com/.