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Your Horoscope: October 17, 2018

ARIES Whether you’re on the verge of retirement or about to start a new career, you’ll focus on more clearly defining your next steps. You’ll need a plan to help you navigate the circumstances ahead. TAURUS Professional training…

Tube Talk: The catch-all catch up

Last week I was going to write about the global season premiere of Doctor Who, which was this past Sunday, but I got a bit sidetracked by Comcast’s decision to pull WHA-Madison from our lineup. And this week I was going to tell you about a…

Your Horoscope: October 10,2018

ARIES You’ll be able to restore harmony after a dispute. You need to be more open to compromise. You may also succeed in getting rid of a bad habit this week. TAURUS You’ll be happy to take part in all sorts of activities with…

Your Horoscope: October 3, 2018

ARIES A new diet, combined with regular exercise, will yield nearly instant results. You’ll be incredibly proud of yourself for taking on the challenge of leading a healthier life. TAURUS You’ll be quite talkative this week and…

Your Horoscope: September 26, 2018

ARIES There’s lots of action in store for you this week. Your friends will invite you to partake in a regular sporting activity. This will be your ticket to staying in shape all winter. TAURUS An air of confusion is about to…

Your Horoscope: September 19, 2018

ARIES You’ll re-evaluate your circle of friends and cut ties with those who constantly drain your energy. Don’t let yourself get taken advantage of by seemingly well-intentioned strangers. TAURUS If you have young children, you’d…

Your Horoscope: September 12, 2018

ARIES Your love life will take priority this week, and you’ll experience moments of pure joy with your partner. If you’re single, you might just meet your soulmate in the most unexpected of places. TAURUS You might finally get that…

Burt Reynolds dies at 82

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - Burt Reynolds, the handsome film and television star known for his acclaimed performances in "Deliverance" and "Boogie Nights," commercial hits such as "Smokey and the Bandit" and for an active off-screen love life…

Your Horoscope: September 5, 2018

ARIES Your friends will have trouble getting you out of the house this week. You’ll spend some time updating your living space to make it truly yours. This will put you on the path to happiness. TAURUS You’ll be out and about this…

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…

Your Horoscope: August 29, 2018

ARIES Your phone will be ringing off the hook this week. If you need to leave someone a voicemail, expect them to take their precious time getting back to you. TAURUS You need to eat healthier if you want to start feeling like…