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Happy Mothers Day! Ay Be May Dates to Remember 1 National Get Fit Don't St Day May Day National Day of Prayer Cinco de Mayo Ramadan (begins at sundown) National Correctional Officers Week VE Day World Migratory Bird Day National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day Mother's Day x 31” Annwal Candlelight ‘Vigil Peace Officers Memorial Day Endangered Species Armed Forces Day Buddha Day National Maritime Day Memorial Day (obsarved) Ascension Day May 5-11: Be Kind to Animals Week May 6-10: Teacher Appreciation Week May 12-18: National Police Week May is: Mental Health Awareness Month Lyme Disease Awareness Month Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month With warmer weather, its time to remind everyone to be on tha alert and to share the road. Both motorcyclists and motorists need to be aware of their surroundings, Motorists need to avoid distractions while driving, Riders should wear protective gear and keep their bike in its best working condition. And everyone should be aware of any oad hazards and dangerous weather conditions. Enjoy the ride; be safe, Make It home to ride again! ANNOUNCEMENTS CONGRATULATIONS & HAPPY MAY ANNIVERSARY: Tioga Chamber of Commerce, Owego, NY (100 years) Ahwaga Paint, Owego, NY (40 years) Rick's Service Center, Owego, NY (36 years} Country Wagon Produce, Naine, NY (33 years) Sallie's Country Kitchen, Nichols, NY (9 years) ‘Amazing Portable Toilets, Owego, NY (7 years) Calaboose Grill, Owego, NY (7 years) TNT Performance Auto, Owego, NY (7 years) The Left Bank, Owego, NY (6 years) ice Cream Works, Owego, NY (6 years) May 2019 ‘The COVER DESIGN By Carrie Dru Tomatore Newark Vallay, NY ABOUT THE COVER This month's irish scene may inspire you totravel to another land, The artist recently iscovered just how much Celic Herilage she has through Ancestry.com. itis 68% England, treland, Wales & Scotiand! Many of Carrie's previous paintings have been inspired by Celtic mythology and with this new discavery she will return to this influence in her work ‘This irish soane was painted in pastels of Doonagore Castle in Doolin, County Clare, Carrie also uses a textural technique of mixed media with sitver and gold lea. ‘Our beautiful hills, rivers, lakes and friendly people remind (his arist of lrekand and results in many of her paintings and ‘drawings that showcase the beauly of nature; here in the Finger Lakes and in Ireland. ABOUT THE ARTIST Carne lives in the quaint historic Vilage of Newark Vallay with her husband Jim and her cat Phoebe who likes to pase, More of her wark can be seen at the Black Cat Gallery in ‘Owego, NY, ert shows in our area. Her drawings can be seen. illustraiing Eileen Morock’s inspiring book tiled "Modem Day Burning Bush..Opening the Mind and Heart to Signs and Synchronicity." The book cover painting was inspired by her time spent al Cayuga, NY. + Behind every problem is @ question trying fo ask salt, Behind every question is an answer trying lo be revealed. Behind every answer is an action trying to take place. ‘And behind every action is a way of life trying to be born. = Dr, Michael Beckwith = > Attention: Sf you have a special’ story (aMebttary, focal’ ov human interest ) that you'd eto shave cit cur vendess, (plate send tlhe nt fon oomstiirvalion of publication, “Lou may remain anonymous yeu ih, Fak you! MooNUGHTER THE MOONLIGHTER PRESS P.O. Box 326 Newark VaLLey. NY 13811 (607) 642-3393 (rHone/FAx) Www MOONLIGHTERPRESS.COM PuBuisHEerRs — EILEEN Morock & ELAYNE DUDEK Newark Valley, Berkshire, Richford, Lisle, ‘Whitney Point, Glen Aubrey, Maine, Owego, Apalachin, Johnson City, Endicott, Vestal, Union Center, Endwell, Binghamton, Nichols, Tioga Center, Barton, Waverly, Candor, ‘Spencer, Van Etten, Ithaca (NY) & Sayre (PA) FOR INQUIRIES OR TO PLACE AN AD CALL PUBLISHERS @ 607-642-3393. Thought for the Month Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does, ~ William James The best thing to give an enemy is forgiveness: To an opponent, tolerance To a friend, your ear To your child, a good example To a father, reverence To your mother, conduct that will make her proud To yoursell, respect ‘And to all, charity. ve Benjamin Franklin May 2019 CONTENTS May 201] 4% VOL. 18, No. 8 ef Mothers “So omy Features ‘Cower Design .. Down Waverly Way ‘Senior Scene... Hoof, Woof & Whiskers Animal Heart Tugs .. ‘Our World, Our Home ‘Our Daily Bread .. Mindclips: ote For Women [Part 19) First Nation Health & Fitness Puzzle Fun Essential Oils - Then and Now (Part 172) Not-So-Gourmet Recipes... Reflections of A Formerly Angry Woman The Way 1See ‘What's Happening Poetic License ‘ALaughing Matter Featured Business - Valley Hair Visions .. Announcements ianceense: Home Improvement .. Dining Guide to Area Restaurants ... Car Care .. Copytight® 2009 by The Mocrlighter Pres. All sighs reserved ‘The Mocolighter reerver the right to rafuie atverting for any reason. Camersready advertining i prefered. We cannot guarantee avoidance of errorsoe emissions resulting from non