May is here, and with it the glories of spring. From way back, the month of May sparked celebrations. May Day, Mother’s Day and spring festivals harken to eras when spring was reason to rejoice. We still have those same reasons, especially in this area where we are fortunate to have so many positives in our communities. So while you might think it’s ironic we decided to discuss dirty work in May, think spring cleaning. There are many ways to do it. Also, think unsung heroes. You’ll get a sense of both in our feature article by Amy Taylor.