Horoscope/Jacqueline Bigar

Happy birthday for Monday, May 9, 2011: This year, you'll have an opportunity to demonstrate your priorities. Family will always be close to your heart. You will open new doors, as you will be unusually fortunate later this year. Is there something you have wanted to do? This year might be the right time to manifest just that. LEO sometimes presents another perspective.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) ★★★★★You are fiery and dynamic. The unexpected occurs out of the blue. Tonight: In the thick of things.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ★★★Know when it is best to say less and just be yourself. Tonight: Stay close to home.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)★★★★ As a sign, you tend to speak your mind as few can. Tonight: Ever playful.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) ★★★Curb a need to get your way. Your need for control easily could swing into relationships. Tonight: Treat yourself well; you put in quite a day.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)★★★How you handle an unanticipated piece of information can and will define your day. Tonight: The only answer is yes.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)★★ Take much-needed time to do research or to push a project ahead. Tonight: Say "yes" to living.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)★★★★★Focus on others, whether you are off playing or heading in a new direction. Tonight: Enjoy the moment. Forget that it is Monday.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★ You have a way of commanding attention. Tonight: Burning the candle at both ends.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)★★★★ Tame the desire to take off. Use this impulse in a more positive and gratifying manner. Tonight: Try to move forward.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)★★★You can only see and accomplish so much. Tonight: Listen to what a partner shares.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★★ You might want to move forward and handle a certain issue. Tonight: Join a friend or visit with a roommate.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★Focus, focus, focus and enhance your ability to get past an immediate problem. Tonight: Work as a team.