Voices from the Grave: The girl that fell from the sky

The Frederickson family was very excited on that August morning in 1928. Arthur and Edith were the parents of three children; Roland, 15 years old, Rhoda, 13 years old and Reynold who was 11 at the time. The whole family had been invited by…

Tube Talk: Documentaries

Having covered Minding the Gap – the brilliant documentary film by former Rockfordian Bing Liu – last week, it felt like a good time to discuss the wealth of amazing documentaries on TV these days. Long ago, PBS was pretty much the only…

It’s BOGO kitten time at Animal Services

From Winnebago County Animal Services Have You Ever Considered Adopting Two Kittens? Winnebago County Animal Services is bursting at the seams with kittens, and as much as we love kittens, the kittens are looking forward to playing with…

Your Horoscope: July 25, 2018

ARIES You’ll have a ton on your plate at work, and time will be scarce. If you’re currently taking some time off, try to balance your schedule so that you’ll be able to do everything you’d like. TAURUS You’ll take a spontaneous trip and…