Wednesday, June 8, 2015 local almanac
Today is Day 7 of the WGXC All Together Now! 2016 Summer Pledge Drive. During the next two weeks, WGXC programmers, volunteers and staff must raise $20,000 to keep WGXC Hands-on Radio on the air, live and local during the coming months. Your support will make all the difference. Call 518-697-7400 or go online to wgxc.org [slash] donate. Thank you for supporting creative community radio in New York's Greene and Columbia counties.
Local weather forecast
Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 65. Wednesday night, isolated showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 46.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
THURSDAY: Isolated showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 46. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 47.
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny. High near 71. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 48.
Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:30 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 15:11 hrs.
Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
ATHENS Village Board meeting, 6:30 p.m at the Athens Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy St., Catskill (943-1343).
CATSKILL Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing followed by regular meeting, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CATSKILL Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at high school, 341 Main St., Catskill (943-4696). CLERMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors meeting, 7:30 p.m., all at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Hamlet Revitalization Task Force, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Zoning Board application night, 6 p.m.; regular meeting at 7 p.m.; at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Housing Authority Board of Commissioners meeting, 6 p.m. at Bliss Towers, 41 N. 2nd St., Hudson (822-9743).
JEWETT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Municipal Bldg. 3547 Co. Rt. 23C (263-4626).
KINDERHOOK Town’s 9 and 9H Corridor Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
KINDERHOOK Village Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook (758-9882).