Friday, October 10, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 63F; low 43F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 64F; low 45F.[/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: Mostly sunny. High near 62. Friday night, a chance of rain, mainly after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: A chance of rain before 7 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 60. Saturday night, mostly clear. Low around 38.
Sunday: Sunny. High near 61. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Monday (Columbus Day): A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 65. Monday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 56.
Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission meeting, 10 a.m. at 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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 interviews, local news, regional events, music and more. Features, and possible live interviews, with organizers of the Apple Harvest Festival in Cairo and WGXC's First Annual Record Fair in Hudson, both on Sat., Oct. 11. Also, tune in to hear recordings of the candidates forum held in Catskill Thurs., Oct. 9. Tom Roe hosts at the Wave Farm Study Center in Acra. Call (518) 622-2598 to speak live on the air.
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.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Manuel Blas, Marcelina Cravat, Rachel Lears Journalists Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos discuss the upcoming Woodstock Film Festival (October, 15-19) and the cover of the October issue of La Voz magazine, where a group of people marching for immigration reform is shown. They interview Manuel Blas, a young economist from Oaxaca who has recently moved to the Hudson Valley to study English and help starting a business. They also talk with Director Marcelina Cravat, about her documentary film Angel Azul, about a underwater museum in the Yucatan peninsula, which is having its NYS premiere at the WFF. The last interview is with Director Rachel Lears, about her documentary The Hand that Feeds, about solidarity among restaurant workers, all undocumented immigrants, who unionize to fight for their rights. This film will also have its NYS premiere at the WFF.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Local News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: First Annual WGXC Record and Media Fair Join Spike Priggen, Chris Bishop, and other vendors and participants in the First Annual WGXC Record & Media fair as they warm up for Saturday's event.