Mothers deserve recognition
Happy Mother's Day to all our local moms and grandmoms, we hope Sunday, May 8 will be a very special day for you. All your work nurturing children and coordinating household operations should be appreciated by people of all ages, not only on Mother's Day, but all year long.
Remember to give us a call with special news about family gatherings on Mother's Day or any other special day.
Happy Birthday wishes go out this week to Michael Connor and Dante Siletti celebrating on May 7, Josh Wilde and Jon Dimick on May 8, Cody Wood, Darin Baker, Jake Wilde and Mabel Wood on May 9, Debbie Penna and Nora Merkle on May 11, and Marc Merkle on May 13.
On April 19, Charlotte Wood of state Rte. 28 enjoyed her 98th birthday with many friends and family members stopping by to honor her and share a buffet meal topped off with a celebratory cake.
Happy Anniversary wishes go out to Pam and Paul Siletti on May 10.
Josh Hightower and family recently visited his great-grandmother Charlotte Wood, of Rte. 28, a few days before Easter.
Filomena Rivello of Garnet Lake Road and her two nephews, Joseph DeRosa of Astoria and Francesco Fortuna of Commack, L.I. recently returned from a delightful trip to London. While in England, they met with Joseph's sister Lauren who is pursuing graduate studies there and they enjoyed being shown places that Lauren was familiar with.
Get well wishes go out to Tom Wunchel, Joe Mosher, Earle Dibble, Richard Wormwood, Doreen Cooper and Barb Metzger.
Thurman Town Hall news
Town assessors will be at the Harris House available to show assessments to local residents in various sessions - from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 10, 12, and 17 and from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on May 21. All taxpayers can check assessments and get forms to fill out for assessment grievance day; which is on May 24 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Town Hall. Those with questions, call 623-4593.