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Royal commission exposes squalor inside Hambleton House in Melbourne’s Albert Park

Royal commission exposes squalor inside Hambleton House in Melbourne’s Albert Park

A royal commission has exposed the shocking squalor inside a Melbourne home for people with a disability including photos of bed bugs, blood-stained mattresses and dirty floors. Hambleton House, in Albert Park, was surrounded by multimillion-dollar real estate but a former resident described it as the most awful place she had ever lived. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Shock photos of squalid conditions at home for the disabled Watch the latest News on Channel 7 or stream for free on 7plus >> The privately-owned home was put into […]

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Dear Annie: My mom’s house is infested with bedbugs, and she’s decided to just live with them

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Dear Annie: My mother lives alone and has bedbugs in her living room and bedroom. She also has a lot of clutter. She had a professional treatment of one of the rooms, but the bugs returned. She says that preparing for further treatment would be too stressful, so she is choosing to live with the bugs. She has refused any assistance from me or my siblings. We have offered to help her prepare or get rid of the bedbugs. Lately, she is saying she thinks the bugs […]

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Disinfect your house before it turns into a nasty breeding ground of insects – Times Square Chronicles

Disinfect your house before it turns into a nasty breeding ground of insects – Times Square Chronicles

It is a delightful feeling when spring approaches, but it also brings loads of bugs and flies into the house. Getting rid of the tiny pests is a big challenge. Sometimes you can find more than just pesky insects like rodents, termites, and poisonous bugs. It is necessary to preserve the house with unwanted creatures.  The insects and bugs not only bite but lead to various diseases. Any amount of deep cleaning may not be the guarantee to a pest-free house. There might always be the possibility […]

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State raid, federal convictions don’t end Brattleboro drug house woes

State raid, federal convictions don’t end Brattleboro drug house woes

Police have responded to 33 Oak St. in Brattleboro about 150 times since a drug raid there a year and a half ago. Photo by Kevin O’Connor/VTDigger BRATTLEBORO — Neighbors of the seemingly stately apartment house at 33 Oak St. can recount the Christmas 2018 report of a drug dealer holding two women inside at gunpoint, the February 2019 raid and seizure of narcotics, firearms and ammunition, and the April 2019 follow-up press conference where Vermont’s U.S. attorney and 20 top federal, state and local authorities promised […]

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