Monday, September 22, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 60F; low 43F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 61F; low 44F.[/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: A slight chance of showers before 11 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 66. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 42.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Sunny. High near 68. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 46.
Wednesday: Sunny. High near 71. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 45.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 73. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 48.
Today is the fourth Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at firehouse near Catskill Commons (Walmart) (943-3830).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Economic Development Committee meeting, 5 p.m; Airport Committee meeting, 6 p.m.; Environmental Management Council, 7 p.m. [all] at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
GERMANTOWN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown (537-6687).
HALCOTT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 813 Route 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON CITY School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in high school library, 215 Harry Howard Ave., Hudson (828-4360).
HUDSON Common Council Police Committee meeting 6 p.m.; Fire Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board work meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Route. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Development Corp meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
Radio Love Pledge Drive Day Five: WGXC Hands-on Radio must raise $35,000 to support its operating expenses. The pledge number to call is (518) 697-7400. Or make your tax-deductible donation online at wgxc.org/donate.
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. Hosted by "Petee Pete" Lievense from the Hudson studio.
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.: Law and Disorder Three progressive lawyers and activists in the fight for civil liberties, civil rights and human rights host this weekly, one-hour talk radio show. The hosts are: Michael Ratner, President emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights, Heidi Boghosian, Executive Director of the AJ Muste Institute and Michael Steven Smith, New York attorney and author.
11 a.m.: The Bedazzled Radio Hour Live pledge drive edition, broadcast from the Hudson studio. Hosted by Spike Priggen.
2 p.m.: Roots, Runners, Rhizomes: Sherry Wyckoff, James Weidel The Radio Love Pledge Drive edition includes an interview with Sherry Wyckoff and James Weidel of HRHcare clinic, located on Union St. in Hudson, about the health services offered. Hosted by Sarah Falkner and Lauren Giambrone.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Vince Seeley Catskill Village President Vincent Seeley will be in the Hudson studio to discuss the Citizens Preparedness Training Program workshop to be held Wed., Sept. 24 at Catskill High School. Seeley will talk about the village's waterfront resiliency plan and other projects, as well. Plus news, events, weather and the Radio Love Pledge Drive. Hosted by Kieran Riley and Andy Reid.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News