CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Carlton Fisk, 58; John Walsh, 60; Jared Leto, 34; Tahnee Welch, 44

Happy Birthday: You can recover from some of the mistakes you made last year. Greater opportunities will occur if you show your dedication to the choices you make. This is a year to get down to business and finish what you promised yourself you would do. You will win the support you need to promote what you do.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’ll be serious about doing something to improve your looks or to start your new year’s resolution early. You will have the willpower to reach your goals, promote your beliefs and contribute to something you feel is worthy.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You may feel a little let-down today. With the festivities behind you, the thought of what you have to do in the future may be overwhelming. Problems with friends may be disconcerting.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You won’t want to sit still today. Visit the people you didn’t get to see over the past couple of days. You will have a great time; don’t choose to sit home alone.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You will enjoy time spent with someone you really like. Don’t make plans with groups of people or you will feel lost in the crowd. Peace, tranquility and a little passion should be what you aim for.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Not everyone will understand your position or your intentions. Take today off to think through your plans. You may end up rethinking your strategy for the new year.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today should give you an indication of what’s to come. You are heading into an interesting period in your life . Entertain the thought of moving on to bigger and better things.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Love and romance should be on your agenda today. Don’t overreact if someone doesn’t reciprocate right away. Try a different approach or consider doing a little something special for the person you care most about.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): It may be difficult for you to sit still today. You will still be racing with the excitement of the season and thinking about all your plans for the new year. Invite friends over, but avoid overindulgence.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take a breather and let everyone else do the running around and picking up. Relax and enjoy the moment. You have already done more than your share, and now it’s quiet time.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Your past must be put to rest and your future brought to the forefront. Now is the time to make any adjustments required to get what you want. Formulate your strategy for the upcoming year.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You will have plenty to contend with today if you haven’t put the past behind you. The end of the year is closing in, so rid yourself of the problems you’ve been ignoring and begin to move forward.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You’ll be energetic, hopeful and in the mood to get out and do things with friends today. A little physical activity will mark your talents and draw the attention of someone you are trying to impress.

Birthday Baby: You are open, receptive and eager to get involved in things. You are a take-charge type of person who always wants to be where the action is and at the source of the solution to any problems that arise.

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