Nova Scotia

Halifax mattress store employs new, less bed bug-friendly policies

February 20, 2011

Halifax’s The Coast notes that due in part to concerns about the spread of bed bugs, the local Simmons Mattress Gallery store will no longer have a Comfort Exchange program, which previously allowed customers to return mattresses for a set period of time.   …Simmons Mattress Gallery (172 Chain Lake Drive, 450-0233) president Jordanna Caine […]

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Bed bugs bite Canada Winter Games

February 14, 2011

Last week, bed bugs were discovered at the Tim Horton’s Childrens Camp in Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia.  Since the Canada Winter Games athletes were expected to billet there this week, this was bad timing. On February 9th, The Canadian Press reported that bed bugs had been found, and the dorms treated with steam: Spokeswoman Melissa MacKinnon […]

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