Bed bug infestation in an Illinois school becomes lesson

November 5, 2013

Hadley Junior High in Glen Ellyn, Illinois (a western suburb of Chicago) is currently dealing with a “small bed bug infestation.” According to video from WGN news, a science teacher at Hadley has turned their bed bug infestation into a “teachable moment” by building a model and teaching students what to look for. Good idea! […]

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Chicago investigates sales of new and refurbished bed bug infested mattresses

November 12, 2009

The City of Chicago has been investigating sales of new and refurbished mattresses which are infested with bed bugs, and has closed one store,  NBC Chicago reports. At least five stores in the Chicago area sold new or refurbished mattresses containing bedbugs, city officials said Thursday. The stores include Mike’s Furniture, Best Mattress Company, TC […]

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