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Horoscopes are astrological charts that represent the position of the sun, moon and planets which some people believe hold the key to our fate.  The zodiac, made up of consetallations that represent animal characters, is a projection in space which from our perspective the planets appear to cross.  These celestial interactions are carefully studied by astrologers to glean answers and direction for advice seekers.

If you're living on Long Island, odds are you have pretty good luck as it is.  But if you need any reassurance before making a big plan, you might want to check your horoscope, conveniently provided for you right here on LongIsland.com.

Today's Horoscopes

  • Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 From today you have a powerful hankering for familiar faces and places, and you won't be happy if you stray too far from home. Make the most of this domesticated phase by doing lots of entertaining at home, or arranging a big family get-together. It's also a great opportunity to give your house or garden anything from a mini facelift to a major overhaul.
  • Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Communications come easily to you at the best of times, but you'll be even more adept at them during the next few weeks. There will be occasions when it seems you can't put a foot wrong and you always manage to talk your way out of tricky situations. This will be a marvellous opportunity to get involved in buying and selling, or in any form of negotiation.
  • Gemini (May 21 - Jun 21)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Something or someone gets under your skin today, making it difficult for you to get through the day without losing your temper or raising your voice at some point. If you're in charge of other people, whether they're your children or your employees, try not to come across as bossy and dictatorial, even if that's how you're feeling.
  • Cancer (Jun 22 - Jul 22)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 You've been in a very self-contained and private frame of mind during the past couple of weeks but from today you start to emerge from your shell. This won't happen overnight but even so you're already feeling a little bit more sociable and outgoing. You might also start making some personal plans, such as arranging to get your hair done or booking up a forthcoming outing.
  • Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Today you embark on a short phase in which you want to retreat from the world, both mentally and emotionally, and have some time to yourself. You'll value your privacy even more than usual, and at times you'll prefer your own company to that of other people. It will help to tell loved ones how you're feeling, in case they think they've done something wrong or you've gone off them.
  • Virgo (Aug 23 - Sep 22)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Take care because there's a lot of tension in the air today and it's bound to affect you sooner or later. For instance, there could be a difficult atmosphere between you and a certain person that keeps brewing up until it erupts in a bad-tempered outburst. You may also embarrass yourself by losing your cool in front of a lot of people.
  • Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 23)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 You've been having fun this month and exploring more of the world but the time has now come for you to switch your focus to your long-term goals and ambitions. This means thinking about what you want to achieve and then doing your best to make it happen. This may involve retraining or brushing up your existing skills, so be prepared to consider such eventualities.
  • Scorpio (Oct 24 - Nov 22)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Over the next couple of weeks you'll enjoy journeys of exploration, whether these are emotional, mental, physical or spiritual. What's important is that you don't limit yourself in any way through fear, although you'll have to abide by common sense and by your budget. You might also lose your heart to someone who comes from a different country or culture.
  • Sagittarius (Nov 23 - Dec 21)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 There's a lot of unresolved tension in the air today, which leads to a difficult atmosphere with a certain person. Sadly, it seems that the better you know this person the more likely they are to annoy you, even if they aren't doing it deliberately. You may also be coping with resentments or other problems that are left over from the past and which need to be released.
  • Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Relationships take on increased importance from today, and during the next few weeks you'll want to make them as enjoyable and harmonious as possible. This might involve devoting more time to them and also listening more to the people in your life. So let them tell you what they think about things, so you gain a greater insight into what makes them tick.
  • Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 You need to start thinking about your general health from today, especially if you know there's room for improvement. You also need to consider your current job situation and how you feel about it. If you've been at loggerheads with a colleague recently, now is your chance to start building bridges between you.
  • Pisces (Feb 19 - Mar 20)

    Horoscope for Wed, Jun 29, 2016 You embark on a creative phase from today, during which you'll enjoy expressing yourself through artistic activities. These could be anything from painting to dancing, or perhaps you prefer to watch other people displaying their talents. You'll also enjoy being with children, and might even plan a special outing for some of them.
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There are many variations of the zodiac, but the modern zodiac is made up of twelve characters. Here's a brief description of each:
  • Aries (the Ram) is usually independent, generous, optimistic, enthusiastic and optimistic.  Aries is also moody, selv-involved, short-tempered, impatient and impulsive.  Aries is born between March 21 and April 19.  
  • Taurus (the Bull) is a dependable, persistant, loyal, patient and generous.  Tauarus is also lazy, possessive, materialistic, self-indulging and stubborn. Taurus is born between April 20 and May 20.
  • Gemini (the Twins) is usually energetic, imaginative, witty, adaptable and clever.  On the other hand, Gemini is also devious, superficial, restless, impulsive and indecisive.  Gemini is born between May 21 and June 20.
  • Cancer (the Crab) is loyal, dependable, adaptable, responsive and caring.  Cancer is also moody, clinging, and self-pitying, over-sensative and self absorbed.  Cancer is born between June 21 and July 22.
  • Leo (the Lion) is confident, ambitious, generous, loyal and encouraging.  Leo is also pretentious, domineering, melodramatic, stubborn, vain. Leo is born between July 23 and August 22.
  • Virgo (the Female) is analytical, observant, helpful, reliable and precise.  Virgo is also skeptical, fussy, inflexible, cold and interfering.  Virgo is born between between August 23 ad September 22.
  • Libra (the Scale) is diplomatic, graceful, hospitable, idealistic, and peaceful.  Libra is also superficial, vain, unreliable and indecisive.  Libra is born between September 23 to October 22.
  • Scorpio (the Scorpion) is loyal, passionate, dynamic, observant and resourceful.  Scorpio is also obsessive, jealous, suspicious, unyeilding and manipulative.  Scorpio is born between October 23 and November 21.
  • Sagittarius (the Centaur) is independent, adventurous, intellectual, rational, conversationalist.  Sagittarius is unemotional and hates to discuss feelings.  Sagittarius is born between November 22 and December 21.
  • Capricorn (the seagoat) is responsible, patient, ambitious, resourceful and loyal.  Capricorn is also conceited, distrusting, inhibited, bossy and uncreative.
  • Aquarius (the Water Carrier) is original, witty, inventive, clever and humanitarian.  Aquarius is stubborn, unemotional, aloof, rebellious, saracastic.
  • Pisces (the Fish) is compassionate, adaptable, accepting, devoted, imaginative.  Pisces is also oversensative, indecisive, self-pitying, lazy and easily-frightened.