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Nassau County Department of Health complex has bed bugs

April 19, 2010

Newsday reports that bed bugs are a problem at the Nassau County (Long Island, New York) health and human services complex in Uniondale. Bed bugs at Nassau County’s health and human services complex in Uniondale are resisting efforts to be evicted, causing concern among employees there, according to union officials. “This has been ongoing since […]

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NYC’s Environmental Health Tracking Portal: mum on bed bugs

December 12, 2009

Village Voice blogger Elizabeth Dwoskin encourages readers to look at NYC’s new Environmental Health Tracking Portal, in a blog post entitled “Now You Can Be a Pest and Track Your Neighborhood’s Rats, Mice and Cockroaches.” One thing the new portal does not allow you to do is track bed bug infestations.  As Dwoskin notes: Some […]

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Bed bugs in New York Times travel, etiquette, health, finance sections; why not ask the big question?

July 17, 2009

The Social Q’s etiquette column in the New York Times covered a bed bug issue Thursday.  The anonymous letter writer said, My brother has bedbugs. He told our mother and made her promise not to tell me. But she called me immediately. Apparently, he hasn’t told his landlady or called an exterminator, or done anything […]

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