Portland, Maine detox facility closed due to bed bugs

October 28, 2008

WMTW reports that a 38-bed non-profit detox shelter in Portland, Maine closed for two nights due to a bed bug infestation. PORTLAND, Maine — A Portland detoxification shelter closed Sunday night because of bed bugs. The Milestone Foundation at 65 India St. will have an exterminator visit Tuesday and has plans to reopen Tuesday night, […]

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Bed bugs in detox and Presidential Towers

March 3, 2007

Three tenants are suing Presidential Towers over bed bugs, according to the Chicago Tribune. Presidential Towers is an enormous complex–almost like a little village, with multiple high-rises, with its own little mall and a full-size health club inside. Exterminators began work on the problem in January, but the bedbug infestation persists, the lawsuit said. The […]

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Bed Bug sightings in the media today: NYC, North Carolina, Vancouver Island.

February 3, 2007

by Nobugsonme I am glad that I’m not the only one who takes photos of curb-side bedbug garbage. Now Gawker has joined in, and thankfully, found stuff tagged with a bed bug warning. See East Village Bed Bug Outbreak. Oh, Gawker, if only it was just E. 10th St. If only it were just the […]

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