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People with bed bugs featured in “Grant a Wish” columns

December 16, 2008

Both the San Jose Mercury News and the Stamford Advocate have a feature where they identify people in the community needing donors to “grant a wish” this holiday season. The San Jose Mercury article I mentioned yesterday (about the San Jose Family Shelter) also describes a “Wish Book” request from the shelter: Some of the […]

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San Jose Family Shelter bed bug-free. For now, at least.

December 16, 2008

Executive Director of the San Jose Family Shelter, Trish Crowder, told the San Jose Mercury News that the shelter she runs is currently bed bug-free, after battling bed bugs on and off for three years. They are bed bug-free right now, which makes the shelter unique among shelters: “It’s really, really scary,” Crowder says, “how […]

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scaring British children; bed bugs and renter’s insurance; bed bug reality show

December 16, 2007

Today’s bed bug news: CBBC Newsround | UK | Look out, there are bedbugs about How to scare the children, from the Children’s BBC. Remember it was just a few years ago when the CBBC thought bed bugs were the same as dust mites. We’ve come a long way, babies. San Jose Mercury News – […]

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