Tuesday, June 13, 2017 local almanac
Today is Day 7 of the WGXC Radios in Motion 2017 Spring Pledge Drive. 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: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. The National Weather Service in Albany's Storm Prediction Center has placed the region in a marginal risk for severe thunderstorms. The main threat is gusty winds. Heavy rainfall is also possible. Partly sunny. High near 88. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 59.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WEDNESDAY: Sunny. High near 77. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 49.
THURSDAY: Mostly sunny. High near 76. Thursday night, a chance of showers after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 54.
Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:33 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 15:14 hrs.
Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main Street, Catskill (943-2141).
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy Street, Catskill (943-1343).
COXSACKIE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
GREENE County Legislature public hearing on the Countywide Shared Services Property Tax Savings Plan, 6:30 p.m. at Centre Property, Windham (719-3200).
Citizen Action HV Action Night, 5:30 p.m., every Tuesday at 7 Grand Street, Kingston. Information at email@example.com, or facebook.com/HVCitizenActionNY.
New Paltz Climate Action Coalition, 5 p.m., every Thursday at New Paltz Village Hall, 23 Plattekill Ave., New Paltz. Information at (845) 399-247 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faso Friday, 12 p.m., every Friday at U.S. Rep. John Faso's District Office, 2 Hudson Street, Kinderhook. Information at email@example.com.
Rally for Voting Rights, 11:30 a.m., June 13 at West Capitol Park, Albany. Rally calling for five reforms to voting laws including early voting, automatic voter registration, restoration of parolee voting rights and more. Hosted by Citizen Action of New York.
Sentencing Rally for Albany Bus Incident Defendants, 9 a.m., June 16, at Albany County Judicial Center, 6 Lodge Street, Albany. Hosted by Indefensible.
Training in Non-violent Direct Action, 10 a.m., June 17 at 680 Central Avenue, Albany. Participants will learn about action and support roles, handling aggression, legalities and group decision-making. Hosted by PAUSE.