1.) Today's Forecast Calls for Rain
The National Weather Service is forecasting rain and fog this morning. Check here for traffic updates throughout the day.
2.) Special Common Council Meeting in Peekskill
The Peekskill Common Council is scheduled to have workshop and special meeting today. The workshop is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. During the meeting, the Common Council is expected to sign the firm Public Sector HR Consultants to administer human resource services to the city's employees. Agendas are attached to the PDFs attachedto this story.
3.) Brewery Ommegang Tap Takeover Tasting!
Brewery Ommegang, Cooperstown's brewer of Belgian style ales, will be at the Green Growler Craft Beer Grocery, located at 368 S. Riverside Ave. in Croton-on-Hudson, today from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will have the following beers on tap for customers to try before they buy: Belgian Pale Ale, Abbey Ale, Rare Vos, Gnomegang, Belgian Independence Day Tripel and Art of Darkness.
4.) Polar Plunge at Riverfront Green Park in Peekskill
Join The Quiet Man Public House & the This Is Me Foundation for their first annual Polar Plunge on New Years Day. Participants will be taking sponsorships to 'Plunge' into the Hudson on New Years Day with all proceeds going to scholarships for local students. Interested in participating? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or just come on down to support and observe. The Quiet Man Public House will be providing beverages to keep all those attending warm!! You may also sponsor a participant by visiting www.wepay.com/donations/polarplunge. To learn more about the This Is Me Foundation, www.thisismefoundation.com or 'LIKE' us on Facebook www.facebook.com/thisismefoundation
5.) Free Blood Pressure Screening at Hudson Valley Hospital Center
At 2 p.m. the Hudson Valley Hospital Center offers free blood pressure screening. Details here.