Wednesday, November 5, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 65F; low 40F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 65F; low 40F.[/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 65. Wednesday night, increasing clouds. Low around 40.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Rain, mainly after noon. High near 53. Thursday night, rain, mainly before 4 a.m. Low around 40.
Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1 p.m. Cloudy. High near 51. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 31.
Saturday: Sunny. High near 48. Saturday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 35.
Today is the first Wednesday 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 Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Industrial Development regular board meeting and Finance and Governance committees meetings, 10:30 a.m.; Columbia County Capital Resource Corporation Board meeting, 11 a.m., both at West Ghent Firehouse, 74 Bender Blvd., W. Ghent (828-4718).
GHENT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature Human Services, Health and Education committees, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HALCOTT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Halcott Grange, 254 Co. Rte. 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON Common Council Youth & Aging Committee meeting, 6 p.m.; Arts, Entertainment & Tourism Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
NEW BALTIMORE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Library Board of Trustees meeting, 7 p.m. at Library, 101 Main St., Philmont (672-5010).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Election Night Live Live reports on election night as results come in. Tom Roe hosts live from Wave Farm in Acra, NY.
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Jasmine Guffond Episode 954 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 954.
2 a.m.: Tabs Out: Radio Shock Join Mike & Dave as they navigate their way through finger-butter covered jams by TUMBLEWEAVE, SLOP WOP, Matthew Akers, Radio Shock, Hiro Kone, Terror’ish, Textbook Punk, Micromelancolié, Doberman, Susan Balmar, New Blockaders / Organum, Bus Gas, Icepick, Strategy, Severed + Said, Glou Glou, and Developer.
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 News, weather, events, music and more.
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.: @Issue: Election Results A wrap-up of the 2014 elections -- both winners and losers -- and featuring interviews with some of the candidates. Hosted by Victor Mendolia and Debora Gilbert. Mendolia is the chairman of the Hudson City Democratic Committee.
12 p.m. (noon): The Bedazzled Radio Hour: Frank Bango High Falls-based singer/songwriter and recording artist Frank Bango will be in the studio to discuss his work and perform a live solo set. Bango has been quietly going about his business for the last 15 years, making pop music that almost no one has ever heard. Comparisons are often drawn between his songs and those written by Ray Davies, Elvis Costello and Andy Partridge. Bango has released five albums on his own label, Sincere Recording, including the latest, "Touchy/Feely." Hosted by Spike Priggen.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News