Horoscope, Sunday, May 12, 2013

Mother’s Day Moon Message The void-of-course moon that rules the entire day puts a fuzzy lens on Mother’s Day. Tomorrow the spell will be broken when the moon enters Cancer, the sign of mothers. Because it’s likely that sentiments won’t be delivered or received as expected, try a little harder to articulate your feelings and […]

Horoscope, Saturday, May 11, 2013

Gemini Gadfly Moon The Gemini moon is a happy-go-lucky hipster, mingling and mixing jovially with the other planetary influences. Is any of this discourse to be taken seriously? Actually, yes. As you go about your friendly, merry way, you’ll find that truths come through in their most amusing forms. As Freud contended: There are no […]

Horoscope, Friday, May 10, 2013

Strong Taurus Energy It’s true that Venus has taken flight in Gemini, but the Taurus energy is still intense now, with the sun, the moon, Mercury and Mars all in the sign of the bull. Things are pointing in an industrious direction now. In the wake of the new moon, projects will gain momentum and […]

Horoscope, Thursday, May 9, 2013

New Moon and Solar Eclipse In ancient days, the disappearance of the sun was a highly distressing omen, and who could blame early humans for wondering where the sun went and when it was coming back? As if to lighten the attitude for what’s to come, Venus slips into Gemini hours before this solar eclipse, […]

Horoscope, Wednesday, May 8, 2013

New Moon Eve The moon moves into Taurus early in the day, breaking the spell of yesterday’s hazy void-of-course lunar energy. Tomorrow brings the new moon and the first solar eclipse of the year. It will be an exceptionally lucky starting date, so if you’ve been planning a project or an improvement effort, consider calling […]

Helen Louise Petersen

Oct. 11, 1914 — April 19, 2013 Our mother Helen Louise Petersen passed from this life on April 19, 2013, after 98 years as a Placervillian. She was second-generation El Dorado County resident, born on Oct. 11, 1914, in Placerville, Calif., to Margaret Elizabeth Callan and Thomas Christian Smith. She was preceded in death by […]

LaVonne A. Ward

Sept. 26, 1927 — April 16, 2013 LaVonne A. Ward (Brennan) passed peacefully of natural causes in Placerville, Calif., on April 16, 2013. She was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on Sept. 26, 1927. She was a resident of El Dorado County since 1988. LaVonne was preceded in death by her mother, Clela; and her father, Raymond […]

Horoscope, Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Void-of-Course Moon The current astral influences are a mixed bag. The Aries moon goes void of course early in the day and remains lackadaisical in tone until tomorrow. Mercury and Pluto counteract with a pleasant arrangement that favors direct, concise communication. The moods of others run the full spectrum, so assume nothing, and keep trying […]

Horoscope, Monday, May 6, 2013

Waning Aries Moon Mature folks won’t see today’s tasks as ominous, and yet they probably won’t seem too exciting, either. The waning Aries moon will push the reluctant day along like a mother pushing her child to practice the piano, do homework or eat vegetables. One good idea is all it takes to shift perceptions. […]

Andrea Odom

July 27, 1975 — April 28, 2013 Andrea Celeste Odom was born July 27, 1975, in Sacramento, Calif. She graduated from Ponderosa High in 1993. She was a sunny and kind young lady. She worked hard and pursued her ambitions until her sudden death on April 28, 2013. Andrea is survived by her parents, Victor and […]

Berneice Haney-Wise

Sept. 11, 1921 — Nov. 4, 2012 Berneice Haney-Wise passed away in Gresham, Ore., on Nov. 4, 2012. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, May 11, at 11 a.m., at the Pollock Pines Community Church, 6361 Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines. Berneice lived in Pollock Pines and Diamond Springs for many […]

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