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May 16, 2011 local almanac

May 16, 2011 12:01 am
The National Weather Service predicts scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon today, with a high near 61. Showers remain likely through Thursday. Monday night a low around 52 is predicted. Tuesday, a high near 63 and a 60 percent chance of rain.

Town meetings today
ATHENS Town meeting at 6:45 p.m. at Town Hall, 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
AUSTERLITZ Comprehensive plan meeting at 7 p.m., at 812 Route 203, Austerlitz (392-3260).
CANAAN Planning board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1647 Route 5 South, Canaan (781-3144).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENE COUNTY 6 p.m. meetings of Government Ops and Finance committees, plus party caucuses at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENVILLE Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Offices, corner of routes 32 and 81, Greenville (966-8276).

Astronomical bodies
TIDES Hudson: High, 2:21 a.m./Low, 9:10 a.m.
SUNRISE/SUNSET 5:39 a.m./8:06 p.m.
MOONRISE/MOONSET 7:38 p.m./4:40 a.m.

MAY 16 Studs Terkel, Liberace, Betty Carter, Jonathan Richman, and Debra Winger.

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WGXC MORNING SHOW Tom Roe presents the morning news, and other features, agriculture reporting, and more. 6-8 a.m.
DEMOCRACY NOW! Hosted by Amy Goodman. 8 a.m.
WGXC MORNING SHOW Philip Grant and Norman Keyser read the news, plays music, and more. This morning they will preview the May 17 school board elections. 9-11 a.m.
AL JAZEERA ENGLISH International news. 11 a.m.
CLASSICAL MUSIC Lincoln Mayorga hosts. Noon-2 p.m.
GREENHORN RADIO Agriculture. 2 p.m.
ROOTS, RHIZOMES, AND RUNNERS Sarah Falkner and Lauren Giambrone host. 3 p.m.
YOUTH RADIO 3:30 p.m.
WGXC AFTERNOON SHOW Kaya Weidman and Greg Osofsky host. 4-7 p.m.
STONE WALLS AND STEEL BARS: The bluegrass show with Cowboy Jim. 7 p.m.
LUNARMOSS DJ Lunar Moss plays mostly vinyl. 9:30 p.m.
TRANSMISSION ART Radio theater, experimental sound, field recordings, radio art, mash-ups, shortwave radio news, and more. Overnight through 6 a.m. Sunday.
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