Friday, September 19, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 63F; low 45F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 63F; low 46F.[/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: Sunny. High near 63. Friday night, increasing clouds. Low around 46.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly cloudy. High near 73. Saturday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 60.
Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 79. Sunday night, a chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 55.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 67. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 44.
Today is the third Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
Radio Love Pledge Drive Day Two: 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: Bart Ziegler Bart Ziegler, one of the organizers of the Second annual Roe Jan Ramble bike tour, which will take participants down rural roads in Ancram, Copake and Hillsdale, discusses the event. The event, sponsored by the three towns, will raise funds to help extend the Harlem Valley Rail Trail from Copake Falls to Hillsdale. The tour will help the Harlem Valley Rail Trail Association, a volunteer, nonprofit group, raise funds to pave a section of the rail trail south of Anthony Street in Hillsdale’s hamlet. The money will be combined with a grant of $375,584 awarded last fall for that purpose by the New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Plus, more on local bikes, including a segment about electric-assisted bikes and their benefits by Ed Fertik. The "WGXC Morning Show" features other local interviews, local news, regional events, music, and more. At 8 a.m. "Democracy Now!" live from Manhattan, interrupts the proceedings. Tom Roe hosts from Wave Farm in Acra.
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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Liv Carrow Singer-songwriter (and WGXC programmer) Liv Carrow will perform live from the Hudson studio during the Radio Love Pledge Drive. Plus news, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Gregor Trieste and Mark Bailey, with Jack Ross-Pilkington.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Dave Dwinell Dave Dwinell will play music of the 20s and 30s during the Radio Love Pledge Drive.