Monday, February 27, 2017 local almanac
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Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Mostly sunny. High near 54. Monday night, a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 30.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
TUESDAY: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 56. Tuesday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 47.
WEDNESDAY: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1 p.m. Cloudy. high near 62. Wednesday night, showers likely, mainly before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 40.
Sunrise today: 6:31 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:44 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 11:12 hrs.
Today is the fourth Monday 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 Broadband Sub-committee meeting, 4 p.m.; Economic Development Committee meeting, 5 p.m., all at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
GHENT Zoning Review Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENVILLE Board of Education budget meeting, 6 p.m. in middle/high school library, Route 81, Greenville (966.5070).
HUDSON Board of Education budget workshop, 6:30 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m. in high school library, 215 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson (828-4360).
HUDSON Industrial Development Agency meeting, 3 p.m. (828-0212); Common Council Fire Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Police Committee meeting, 6 p.m. (828-1030). All at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson.
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Route. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
PLANNED PARENTHOOD Fundraiser, 5 p.m., Mar. 3 at Traghaven Whiskey Pub and Co., Tivoli. Bard's Jazz Today and The Cupcakes perform.
PEOPLE'S MARCH for Education Justice, 1 p.m., Mar. 4 at locations across New York: Buffalo, Rochester, Schenectady, Kingston and New York City. Organized by Citizen Action of the Hudson Valley and Alliance for Quality Education of New York.
NEW YORK CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION Day of Action, Mar. 13. Action at State Capitol in Albany by the NYCLU against policies of the Republican administration.