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Your Horoscope – May 27, 2020

ARIES You’ll spend a lot of time with demanding children this week. You might need to drive them around, but take advantage of the situation and have some fun together. TAURUS Pay attention to instructions to avoid doing the same thing twice at work. Expect some miscommunication this week and double-check your information. GEMINI A closer look at your budget will reveal you have the means to start a project that’s close to your heart. Some details regarding your love life will…

Your Horoscope – May 20, 2020

ARIES This is an excellent time to start thinking more seriously about buying or selling a property. You’ll soon realize you have the means to make this dream a reality. TAURUS You’ll feel like you’re being pushed around this week. Luckily, you’ll be able to reach out to people and get things sorted. People will finally return your calls. GEMINI Your imagination will be in overdrive. You’ll start to create a masterpiece and see a show or exhibit that deeply moves you. CANCER…

Ken Osmond, Eddie Haskell on ‘Leave It to Beaver,’ dies at 76

Staff Report LOS ANGELES - Ken Osmond, best known for his role as Eddie Haskell on the TV comedy "Leave It to Beaver," died Monday. He was 76. Haskell died from complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and peripheral arterial disease at his Los Angeles home. Osmond's Eddie Haskell character appeared in the entire seven-year run of "Leave It to Beaver," from 1957-63. Osmond reprised the role for the1983 series, "The New Leave It to Beaver," joining his sons, Christian and…

Comedic actor Fred Willard dies

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fred Willard, the comedic actor whose improv style kept him relevant for more than 50 years in films like "This Is Spinal Tap," "Best In Show" and "Anchorman," has died. He was 86. Willard's daughter, Hope Mulbarger, said in a statement Saturday that her father died peacefully Friday night. The cause of his death has not been released. "He kept moving, working and making us happy until the very end," Mulbarger said. "We…

Your Horoscope – May 13, 2020

ARIES A project will require a lot of attention. You may experience delays in other areas of your life as well. Expect to be put on hold or end up in the slow line at the grocery store. TAURUS This week is the perfect time to start planning your summer vacation before your top choice gets booked. You may also need to find a day camp for the kids. GEMINI A strange situation will give you new insight into your personal or professional life. This will allow you to set more specific…

Comedian, actor Jerry Stiller dies at 92

By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Jerry Stiller, who for decades teamed with wife Anne Meara in a beloved comedy duo and then reached new heights in his senior years as the high-strung Frank Costanza on the classic sitcom "Seinfeld" and the basement-dwelling father-in-law on "The King of Queens," died at 92, his son Ben Stiller announced Monday. "I'm sad to say that my father, Jerry Stiller, passed away from natural causes," his son said  in a tweet. "He was a great dad and…

‘Architect of rock ‘n’ roll’ Little Richard dead at 87

By Kristin M. Hall AP Entertainment Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Little Richard, the self-proclaimed "architect of rock 'n' roll" whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white America, died Saturday. He was 87. Pastor Bill Minson, a close friend of Little Richard's, told The Associated Press that Little Richard died Saturday morning. His son, Danny Jones Penniman, also confirmed his father's death,…

Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy dies at 75

By The Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy, the duo whose extraordinary magic tricks astonished millions until Horn was critically injured in 2003 by one of the act's famed white tigers, has died. He was 75. Horn died of complications from the coronavirus on Friday in a Las Vegas hospital, according to a statement released by publicist Dave Kirvin. "Today, the world has lost one of the greats of magic, but I have lost my best friend," Siegfried Fischbacher…

Your Horoscope – May 6, 2020

ARIES Emotions will run high this week, but the situation will inspire you and provoke big changes. You may even decide to embark on a spontaneous trip around the world. TAURUS You’ll face a difficult choice. Take the time to think it through before you make a decision. Otherwise, you’ll keep coming back to the same dilemma. GEMINI You’ll have a lot of work to do this week, but a file that was discreetly assigned to you could be very profitable. You may also start your own small…

Your Horoscope – April 29, 2020

ARIES You’ll concentrate on your family this week. Those closest to you will place demands on your time. A new home may be on the horizon. TAURUS Travel might be difficult this week or your communications with others may not always be clear. Your outspokenness will have an impact on those around you. GEMINI Money is a cause for concern this week. Don’t hesitate to take matters into your own hands and negotiate with those involved. You may be able to resolve your financial troubles…

Rockford Art Museum announces rescheduled events

Staff Report ROCKFORD - The Rockford Art Museum on Wednesday announced that in addition to the extension of featured exhibit, "Sonic Disruptions: Buisch + Hogin," it has rescheduled several events because of the  COVID-19 stay-at-home order that has the facility temporarily closed. Following are the rescheduled events and their new dates. Art X, July 17 Art in Bloom Preview Party, Dec. 2 Art in Bloom, Dec. 3–6 Fashion in Bloom, Dec. 5 "Even with major fundraisers, art exhibitions,…

Your Horoscope – April 22, 2020

ARIES There will be lots of action and excitement this week. You’ll face new challenges, both in your career and in your personal life. TAURUS Sometimes you need to take a step back before you can move forward. By taking initiative, you’ll succeed in creating balance in your financial situation and in your love life. GEMINI At work, your customer base will grow dramatically, thereby increasing your income significantly. In your love life, your partner or someone you’re interested…

Your Horoscope – April 15, 2020

ARIES With your boss away for one reason or another, you’ll find yourself taking over for them, much to your surprise. Trust your instincts and your leadership skills will shine. TAURUS With a business trip coming up, you may worry about your ability to communicate in a foreign language. Don’t fret; you’ll surpass your own expectations. GEMINI You may go back to school with the goal of making a career change. Your patience and hard work will provide you with an opportunity to get…

Your Horoscope – April 8, 2020

ARIES It’s always easier to get along with people you’re not emotionally attached to. Impose a little more discipline on your children. They know how to get under your skin. TAURUS There’s an enormous amount of detail to consider. A big promotion is on the horizon at work, but you’ll need to negotiate new conditions that put you at an advantage. GEMINI If you’re single, love will come knocking at your door. A person you’ve been friends with a long time may make a declaration of…

Singer-songwriter John Prine dead at 73 after battling COVID-19

Staff Report NEW YORK  — Singer-songwriter John Prine died Tuesday at Nashville’s Vanderbilt University Medical Center after a battle with COVID-19. He was 73. A message posted on Prine's Twitter page Sunday said the "Angel from Montgomery" singer has been hospitalized since Thursday and his condition worsened on Saturday. "This is hard news for us to share," Prine's family added. "But so many of you have loved and supported John over the years, we wanted to let you know, and give you…