Updated: October 18, 2012 6:02AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Tom Hardy, 35; Jimmie Johnson, 37; Constantine Maroulis, 37; Kyle Chandler, 47.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t let emotional confusion cause you to lose sight of your goals. Change is good, and implementing old with new will give you exactly what you need to accomplish your goals with a unique touch. 3 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider your choices and you will realize the best route to take personally and professionally. Diversify what you have to offer to suit the changing times and you will excel. 3 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Focus on self-improvement, but don’t go overboard. Cost-effective alterations will make you feel good and keep your stress level down. Deal with any uncertainty you have with a peer or your vocation. 5 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Promises made to family members will be difficult to keep and lead to disappointment. Changes at home may not be your idea, but it is wise to accept the inevitable. 2 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Organize or attend a community event. The changes you make will be met with approval. Speak openly about your feelings and plans for the future. A new acquaintance will develop into a long-lasting friendship or partnership. 4 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Moneymaking ventures will be profitable. Invest in your abilities and you will succeed. Small business ventures will help make your money work for you. Keep your financial and personal situation a secret until you have reached your goal. 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Open-mindedness will help when faced with adversity. Seeing all sides of a situation will favor finding a solution that suits everyone. Don’t make an abrupt change, but do make a motion to integrate the alterations that will benefit everyone. 3 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Expect delays. Watch your step and avoid mishaps. Ease into whatever you plan to do and avoid overspending. A problem with rules and regulations should be anticipated 3 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Changing your work habits will bring good results. You can get far more accomplished if you are happy in your personal life. A moneymaking idea will pan out well for you. Romance is highlighted. 4 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take one step at a time. Listen and observe what others do. Do not let an emotional situation confuse you. Analyze what’s going on and estimate the best move possible. Make sure that ulterior motives aren’t involved. 2 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put more time and effort into your surroundings. Redecorate or make a residential move or alteration that better suits your current lifestyle, needs or professional endeavors. Love is in the stars. 5 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A creative approach to the way you handle your finances or a partnership will help you get your way. Don’t go overboard or embellish what it is you are trying to accomplish. 3 stars
IF SEPTEMBER 17 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Don’t procrastinate when you should be moving forward. Recognize your attributes and how best to use what you have to offer. Avoid negative people who lower your confidence. Let your creative imagination lead the way, and a host of new ideas will develop and proposals will come your way. Control your life instead of letting others boss you around. Your numbers are 7, 13, 20, 27, 35, 43, 47.