Horoscopes

Happy Birthday: Push hard for perfection, originality and giving a unique twist to whatever you do or say. Turn this year into one to remember. Walk away from difficult people and situations and toward what brings you personal and professional happiness. Take responsibility for your life, relationship with others and ability to turn your dream into a reality. Your numbers are 5, 12, 17, 24, 30, 36, 42.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Be secretive about the changes you want to make; you’ll get things done without interference. Don’t lie if someone asks you a definitive question; just say it’s a surprise and keep moving. Your determination will lead to a new opportunity. 3 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take on only what you can do efficiently. It won’t pay to put your reputation on the line to make someone else look good. Take the path that offers less aggravation; you’ll enjoy what you do and will reach your destination on time. 4 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Share facts. If you pass along information that doesn’t come from a reliable source, you will jeopardize your reputation. Look for opportunities to improve your appearance, relationship with loved ones, and your health and emotional well-being. 2 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): It’s time to start anew. Embrace opportunities with enthusiasm and a healthy imagination. Be the one to inspire others. Take the lead. Bring about positive change on a budget that is within your means. Take responsibility for your happiness. 5 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t let what others do ruin your day. Consider what’s important to you and head in a direction that serves you well. A commitment to make a difference will encourage you to follow your heart and do something that matters. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Think less and do more. Take control of what’s going on around you. Reach out to someone in need, and share your experience. What you do to make the world a better place will raise your profile and reputation. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Clear your head. Refuse to let others persuade you to get involved in something that isn’t in your best interest. Focus on what’s important to you and how you can use your skills to make a difference. Use your energy constructively. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Step up and take care of unfinished business. Clear time and space to make room for new beginnings. Now is not the time to dawdle or to dwell on the past. Pick up the pace and get back in the game. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stick close to home and to the people you trust. Distance yourself from takers and those enticing you to do things you shouldn’t. Discipline will pay off. Set goals, and don’t stop until you are satisfied with what you achieve. 5 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t jeopardize your health. Assess a situation and look for the best way to get things done with the least amount of risk. A change at home will make your life easier. An unexpected encounter will turn into an opportunity to advance. 2 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put your effort where it will do some good. A change at home will lift your spirits as long as you stick to a budget. Don’t let your emotions mix with your intelligence. Do what’s affordable and helpful. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Your imagination is working overtime. Don’t make any assumptions. Get the facts and mull over your options. Keep busy physically and you will find it easier to remain calm and find a suitable solution to whatever troubles you. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are giving, opportunistic and ambitious. You are helpful and patient.

1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.