Thursday, October 9, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 65F; low 39F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 66F; low 39F.[/caption]
READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A.
FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page.
MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page.
FAR RIGHT: Catskill from Weather Underground page.
Local weather forecast
Today’s forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:
Today: Sunny. High near 68. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 40.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 63. Friday night, a slight chance of rain after 11 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 43.
Saturday: A slight chance of rain before 2 p.m. Mostly sunny. High near 61. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 39.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 62. Sunday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Today is the second Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
CAIRO-DURHAM Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in the middle school cafeteria, 1301 Route 145, Cairo (622-8543).
CHATHAM Village Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
CLAVERACK Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 91 Church St., Mellenville (672-7911).
COLUMBIA Economic Development Corporation emergency meeting, 8:30 a.m. at 4303 Rte. 9, Hudson (828-4718).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Pine Haven Subcommittee, 5:30 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
GREENE COUNTY Finance & Audit Committee meeting, 5 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENVILLE Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in the middle/high school library, Route 81, Greenville (966-5070).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
NEW BALTIMORE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).
WINDHAM-ASHLAND-JEWETT Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in school library, 5411 St. Rte. 23, Windham (734-3400).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Moccasin Tracks: Nancy Red Star Nancy Red Star talks about UFO's and ancient indigenous teachings. She also gives an Indigenous Perspective to the Vatican Library, native DNA, star information, and electromagnetic grids. From Pacifica Radio.
6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Local news, weather, events, music and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by "Mr. Petee Pete" Lievense.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. National, daily, independent, award-winning news program providing audiences with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S. corporate-sponsored media.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: Prison Voices Project: Parole Discussion of parole issues, with a live call-in to highlight the case and experience of an African American currently serving a sentence within the Pennsylvania State Correctional System. Coverage of recent news about mass criminalization and incarceration. News events about the New York prison populatoin, SAFE Parole Act and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by Alexandra Cox and Karanja Carroll.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: TV Dream Was it Maynerd G. Krebs that brought the first transistor radio to school? And did he grow up to be Gilligan and receive radio waves through his teeth? Or was he turned into a robot? Songs from The Young Fresh Fellows ("TV Dream"), The Chipmunks ("Video Killed the Radio Star"), and Talking Heads ("Radio Head").
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Local News
6:30 p.m.: Town and Country Women's Network's Meet the Candidates Forum Live broadcast of candidate forum. Candidates for Congress, state Senate, state Assembly, Greene Co. District Attorney and Greene Co. Treasurer have been invited to participate. Each candidate will have the opportunity to address the audience and to answer questions from those in attendance. This event is coordinated and hosted by the Town and Country Women’s Network. The TCWN is the local chapter of the New York State Federation of Business and Professional Women. Founded in 1919, the national BPW is the oldest women’s organization and the only one devoted exclusively to the needs of working women.