CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Yvonne Zima, 20; Kid Rock, 38; Jim Carrey, 47; Susanna Hoffs, 50.

Happy Birthday: A change will be inevitable this year but don’t let it hold you back. Chances are good you needed to get rid of some things in your life in order to move into a new phase. Look beyond your normal sphere of people, places and possibilities and you will find what you are looking for.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): An unusual and inspirational partnership can be developed with someone who gets what you are trying to accomplish. Put together a plan, contract and schedule you both can live with. Your enthusiasm will motivate everyone to help.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Focus on the here-and-now and your personal endeavors. Your love life will pick up, taking a positive twist that should leave you sitting in an ideal situation. This is a great day to show how much you care.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t leave anything to chance. You have the wherewithal and the knowledge to take control and get what you want. A short trip down memory lane will remind you of a past experience that will help you make the right decision now. Open up regarding your plans.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You have to look at things as they are and proceed without letting your emotions take over, causing you to make a mistake. A change in status will occur if you are open about your feelings and fair in your assessment.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You have creative ideas that will help you initiate a new project and, as long as you stick to a budget, you can drum up interest and some extra cash. A trip or conversation with someone from a different background will help you excel.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t be reluctant to put in extra hours if it will ensure being in the loop for business endeavors that can influence your future. Getting things finished on time will make the sort of impression that is needed.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put time and effort into fixing up your place or invite friends over to cheer you up. Keep busy and don’t let someone who’s grouchy spoil your day. A creative idea you have can turn into a workable income if you follow through.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Ignore someone who is on a rampage or upset with his or her life and is taking it out on you. A change of plans shouldn’t bother you, especially if it brings you closer to someone who motivates and inspires you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You may have to make some adjustments to your current plans in order to proceed. Someone is likely to pull out of an agreement. Don’t get upset – go it alone. There is money to be made.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Emotional matters will cloud your day if you let someone you feel responsible for dictate what you can and cannot do. Keep your work and your personal life separate.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Good things are heading your way, so be ready to accept them. If you take too much time to mull things over, you will miss out. You will receive an offer that will help you out financially and professionally.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A silent partner will help you discover your niche and encourage you to develop your talent. Uncertainty regarding your personal life may get in the way of a good decision. Step back and you will realize who is good for you and who isn’t.

Birthday Baby: You set high standards yourself. You are inventive, imaginative and a problem solver. You are a gifted and popular commentator.

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