Updated: February 17, 2013 6:03AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Trent Ford, 34; Kate Moss, 39; Debbie Allen, 63; John Carpenter, 65.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Enjoy life. Stop worrying about things you cannot change. A force play may affect your current status. An old friend will help you find the strength and courage to reach goals you’ve only talked about. Embrace change. 3 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You must regroup. Taking on other people’s responsibilities will be detrimental. Focus on reaching your goals and acquire a position that will give you greater freedom. Love will be key to your happiness. 3 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put energy into getting ahead by taking care of what’s expected of you. You must maintain a state of calm if you want to be taken seriously. Do what you can to the best of your ability. 4 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Show emotions and share your thoughts and you will resolve pending issues that have left you standing idle. It’s time to make a concerted effort to make a choice and let others scramble to fit into your plans for a change. 2 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t allow temptation to take over, leading to added expense or a waste of time. Be progressive and constructive in your actions and focus on ways to improve what you do and how much you can earn. 5 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You have options that can lead to fruitful endeavors if you keep a sound mind and realistic outlook. Social networking will pay off by connecting you to people who have something to share. 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Domestic matters will escalate, causing concern for how you should move forward. Make plans to visit a destination you find comforting and conducive to finding a solution you can achieve with the least amount of turmoil. 3 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A realistic approach toward situations that concern friends, relatives or your community will put you in the spotlight. Love and romance are highlighted and can help you find peace and happiness through shared accomplishments. 5 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You will lack practicality because of emotional deception and unrealistic expectations. Step back and look at the big picture and you will know what’s required of you in order to make your life better at home or at work. 2 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take time out to revisit an old idea or project you left unfinished. Re-establishing a friendship with someone you find inspiring will lead to options that can increase your earning potential. 4 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Experience will help you make a good judgment call now. You can offer an ultimatum to someone you feel has taken advantage of you. Fixing old problems will ensure that you can continue down a path that leads to a better lifestyle. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Put greater emphasis on communication and working with institutions, government agencies or any other organization that can benefit you with grants, loans or intellectual assistance. 3 stars
IF JANUARY 16 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Pursue opportunities. Step into the limelight and discuss your plans. The way you embrace your goals will bring you support and interest. Change is apparent, but not all will be easily acquired. Focus on work and protecting what you have earned. Your numbers are 2, 9, 12, 22, 26, 33, 40.