CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: John C. Reilly, 45; Priscilla Presley, 65; Patti LaBelle, 66; Bob Dylan, 69.

Happy Birthday: Home and family must be your focus. The changes taking place can all be dealt with if you have a strong base to work from. Don’t let someone else’s burden become your own; spend your time working toward your own goals. Choose your projects wisely and you can move to a good position with lots of room for advancement. 

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’ll find it difficult to control your emotions, especially if you are too vocal about how you feel. It’s best to listen, observe and consider your options before making a decision that will alter your future. If someone makes you angry, respond rather than react. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Being productive will help you avoid getting into a nasty argument. Working toward professional goals that will set you apart from the people with whom you are in competition will pay off. 

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Getting out with friends and taking part in something you enjoy will bring interesting new ideas and plans to the forefront, enabling you to move closer to your aspirations. Improvements at home will be a great place to begin. 

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You don’t have to agree with everyone about everything. Giving the people around you space to come and go will allow you the same freedom. Take advantage of this by occupying your time with worthwhile projects. 

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Do what comes naturally and you will make some interesting new connections, offering you financial information. Get your home in tip-top shape. Creative accounting, coupled with an idea you have, can lead to profits. 

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your effort to add your own touch to whatever you do will separate you from the crowd. You can make financial gains if you promote an idea you have to someone who can contribute what you are lacking. Get involved in an organization that shares your point of view. 

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Set your own goals and standards. You cannot give in to someone pushing you to do things you don’t want to do. Move at your own speed. Don’t procrastinate because you don’t want to hurt someone’s feelings. 

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A creative idea will lead to a deal, putting you ahead financially. Travel, seminars, courses, tradeshows and education will all play a role. The people you encounter will be the link you’ve been missing up until now. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Your efforts to help someone will pay off, bringing you benefits and greater opportunities. Make some productive alterations at home and you will ease up your finances, allowing you to get involved in a moneymaking project. 

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Talk to people who have experience and knowledge and you will be in a much better position to make your next move. Open your home for group discussions and family talks. Offering affection and being attentive will improve the relationships that count. 

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Being frivolous now will leave you financially short. Instead of spending, find new ways to create greater cash flow. It’s time you put your skills to better use so that you can get ahead and change your lifestyle. 

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Relationship issues should be handled with care. If you are compassionate and understanding, you will enhance your romantic life. Make some physical changes to your living quarters that will be conducive to working from home. 

Birthday Baby: You are curious and work aggressively to achieve your goals. You look at all angles of a situation. You are calculating, strategic and a helpful friend.

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