A baby born today has a Sun in Aries and a Moon in Gemini until 7:43 a.m., when the Moon enters Cancer.

Dear Abby: My mother saw my fiance’s car around town, parked at various churches and parking lots. He parked there so I wouldn’t see his car at “the other woman’s” house. Well, I showed up unexpectedly at his place one night and saw them both asleep in his bed. In a way, I felt relieved.

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This column is being written in the warmth and comfort of the room where we have our computer and not on a laptop in an unheated doghouse. There is a good reason why I didn’t wind up in the doghouse — I didn’t forget yesterday was my wife JoAnn’s birthday.

This April begins with an outstanding show in the Shamokin early evening lower western sky. From April 1 to 5 the planet Venus, the brightest star-like object in the night sky, is going to travel from west to east across the Pleiades, the best and brightest star cluster in the heavens.

By this point in the coronavirus pandemic, most of us know how to properly wash our hands — wet, lather, scrub, rinse, dry — but we may be less clear on the proper way to sanitize the various surfaces in our home. And like many aspects of our current situation, there is a lot of misinformati…

Dear Abby: I was sexually abused by a sibling for 10 years during my childhood. I never told anyone what happened to me until I confided in my fiance after we were engaged. I have gone through counseling sessions and am at a place in my life where I am happy and healthy.

Dear Abby: I am an 83-year-old mother of four. I have been living with my second husband now for 21 years. Nineteen years ago, my husband loaned one of my daughters and her husband a large sum of money so they could buy a house and pay off bills and judgments. All the necessary paperwork for…

Dear Abby: My husband of 30-plus years cheated on me several years ago with one of his young private students. In our state, she would have been underage, but she was living in an adjacent state with different laws. I had just finished six months of nursing his mom to heaven. She had Alzheim…

Dear Abby: After an abusive relationship ended 14 years ago, I stayed single and raised my small son to adulthood. I dated here and there, but never found anyone I had serious feelings for who also felt the same way about me until seven months ago.

A baby born today has a sun and moon in Aries.

Dear Abby: My husband, “Charlie,” and I have been married for seven years. We are in our mid-60s. This is the second marriage for both of us. He was widowed some years before we met. We have a good marriage. He is sweet and caring, but one issue causes friction between us. It’s about letters…

Even though it’s now officially spring, there’s plenty of winter left in the early evening skies. Part of the beautiful array of winter constellations are the two best-known dog constellations, Canis Major, the big dog, and Canis Minor, the little dog. They’ve been on the prowl in the southe…

Dear Harlan: My wife is obsessed with the news and COVID-19. She is constantly sharing doom and gloom. I’m a less emotional person. I’m informed and concerned, but I know when to turn off the news. I don’t think spending every waking minute is a good use of her energy.

A baby born today has a sun in Aries and a moon in Pisces.

Dear EarthTalk: I feel weird asking, but is there an environmental bright side to the spread of the coronavirus? And is there an environmental cause of the pandemic? — Jane K., Miami, Florida

Some 200 delegates representing employees of the Philadelphia & Reading railroad company convened at Shamokin on Sunday, Oct. 16, 1887, and voted to support striking coal miners of Luzerne and Lehigh counties.

Wondering what to watch next, after you’ve exhausted the “popular” and “trending” lists on your favorite streaming service? You can nowwatch such recent releases as “The Invisible Man,” “The Hunt” and “Emma” from the comfort of your home. Universal and its subsidiary Focus Features have made…

An old expression that you don’t hear much anymore is, “Do as I say and not as I do.” Ironically, I should have been telling that to myself last week.

Dear Abby: I have had a serious boyfriend for six months. He’s wonderful, a dream come true. But I find myself more depressed and suicidal than ever. Mom tells me I don’t have any reason to be depressed since I have a boyfriend. It’s like she thinks I have no right to still be despondent ove…

A baby born today has a sun in Aries and a moon in Aquarius until 8:33 a.m., when the moon enters Pisces.

In 2008, a California nonprofit organization ran a multiplayer online game they titled “Superstruct.” Among the scenarios the Palo Alto-based Institute for the Future considered in its futurist simulation was the cultural impact of a disease they called Respiratory Distress Syndrome, a massi…

A baby born today has a sun in Aries and a moon in Aquarius.

A baby born today has a sun in Pisces and a moon in Aquarius.

While theaters close and studios scramble to cancel, delay or otherwise find alternative release strategies for their 400-pound gorillas, there are perfectly smart, entertaining, handsomely produced films that were heading to streaming anyway. Case in point: “Blow the Man Down,” a clever sli…

When Jared Leto emerged from having spent a dozen days meditating in a desert, he found himself in a world quite different from the one he previously inhabited. The coronavirus outbreak had ramped up considerably; he remained unaware, as the desert retreaters had left their cellphones behind.

Type the word “seed” into your favorite search engine and you will get several seed company websites. Walk into your favorite local stores and you will see seed displays. Pretty colors and pictures will pull you in.

Dear Abby: I have carried a worn clipping of your “Definition of Maturity” with me for many years because it has been inspirational to me. I even gave a copy of it to my younger brother.

A baby born today has a sun in Pisces and a moon in Capricorn until 9:16 p.m., when the moon enters Aquarius.

A baby born today has a sun in Pisces and a moon in Capricorn.

A baby born today has a sun in Pisces and a moon in Sagittarius until 12:25 p.m., when the moon enters Capricorn.

WESTMINSTER, Md. — For the past 17 years, a Maryland-based non-profit organization has set its sights on making children’s dreams of owning their own pony come true in a unique and very special way.