Tuesday, April 18, 2017 local almanac
Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Mostly sunny. High near 59. Tuesday night, increasing clouds. Low around 40..
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WEDNESDAY: A chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 54. Wednesday night, a chance of showers. Cloudy. Low around 45.
THURSDAY: A chance of showers. Cloudy. High near 58. Thursday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy. Low around 51.
Sunrise today: 6:08 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:41 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 13:33 hrs.
Today is the third Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors .1 [point one] Committee meeting, 3 p.m.; Health and Human Services Committee meeting, 4 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COLUMBIA-GREENE Controlled Substance Task Force meeting, 1 p.m. at Greene Medical Arts Building, Basement Conference Room, 159 Jefferson Heights, Catskill (943-0212).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
GREENE County Community Services Board meeting, 4 p.m. at Greene County Mental Health Center, Room 222, 905 County Road 80, Cairo (622-9163).
HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Common Council regular meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).
VALATIE Village Board meeting (rescheduled from Oct. 11), Village Hall, 3211 Church St., Valatie (758-9806).
Faso Friday, 12 p.m., every Friday at U.S. Rep. John Faso's District Office, 2 Hudson Street, Kinderhook. Information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Neighbor's Night Out, 6:30 p.m., Apr. 21 at O'Connor's Public House, 6 Broad Street, Paling. U.S. Rep. John Faso, special guest, plus Sheriff Butch Anderson and state Senator Terrence Murphy to speak. Paid admission only.
Community Speakout on Immigration, 2 p.m., Apr. 22 at Morris Memorial Hall in Chatham. Ruth Reichl, moderator, attorney Tom Gerety, Richard Witt, Rural and Migrant Ministry, Cris Morales, chef, artist, writer.
Albany March for Science, 3 p.m., Apr. 22 at Washington Avenue near Capitol. In concert with the DC March for Science.
Earth2Trump Resistance Roadshow, 8 p.m., Apr. 22 at Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. A national tour against the current administration in Washington D.C.
People's Climate March Hudson, 12 p.m., Apr. 29; begins in the Hudson Public Square (7th Street Park). Sister march to the People's Climate March in Washington D.C. Scheduled speakers: Ned Sullivan of Scenic Hudson, state Assembly member Did Barrett, Livingston Town Board member Will Yandik, and Michelle O'Leary from the Hoosick Falls-based NY Water Project.
Day without Immigrants Strike, May 1, details to come. No work, no school and no shopping for a day.
People's March for Free Press, 12 p.m., May 13, at 5th Avenue and 42nd Street, New York. March and rally in support of the press and free speech.