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Recovery home closing leaves many wondering where to turn

Recovery home closing leaves many wondering where to turn

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – The road to recovery is a tough one for people looking to stop using drugs and alcohol, and is often one with several steps along the way. One of the final steps for folks looking to make changes in their lives is often a halfway house or a recovery residence offering structure and accountability for those living there. Residents at the Tree of Life were given several weeks’ notice to find a new place to live but, for people in recovery, that is […]

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BPS asking students and staff to take home district-issued technology over holiday break

BPS asking students and staff to take home district-issued technology over holiday break

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Public School district sent out a notice Monday night. The letter sent out stated that due to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 surge, all students and staff are being asked to take home their district-issued technology such as tablets and laptops. Superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash said, “that while no decision has been made to go fully remote, they want everyone to be as prepared as they can be.”  The district’s center for innovation and technology will be open on December 27 for […]

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The New Malden care home riddled with bed bugs

The New Malden care home riddled with bed bugs

The daughter of a resident living in a care home in New Malden has expressed her fears for her mother’s life – as her residential care home has become infested with bed bugs. The 89-year-old resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, has been living at Gilpin House for 15 years. Gilpin House is a retirement accommodation maintained by Kingston Council – which, according to the daughter of this resident, became riddled with the bugs back in February. Since the issue began, the resident’s daughter says her mum […]

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Don’t Let Your Suburban Home Stink

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omes in the suburbs can sometimes smell strange. The fresher and cleaner air makes odors that don’t exactly fit stand out. Most of these odors are harmless, but there are a few that can be outright dangerous. Sewer Smells If you live in Salt Lake City, Ogden, West Valley City, or any place near the Great Salt Lake, sulfides from the lake can waft their way into your home and make it smell like rotten eggs. While hydrogen sulfide can be dangerous at high concentrations, the wind-borne […]

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Expert issues warning over the rise in bed bugs – here’s how to prevent them in the home

Expert issues warning over the rise in bed bugs - here's how to prevent them in the home

As lockdown restrictions have eased, Brits are being warned about a rise in bed bugs – with a pest control businesses witnessing a 75 per cent rise in callouts, compared to last year. The steep increase is due to bed bugs being “great hitchikers” that can hide in small crevices and, therefore, can move between homes, hotels, and offices by travelling on clothing, furniture, bedding and luggage, say experts. Bedding firm, MattressNextDay, enlisted the expertise of Vicki Sims, managing director of Lady Bug Pest Control, who has […]

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5 Pests That Could Be Damaging Your Home Right Now

5 Pests That Could Be Damaging Your Home

There are several signs that indicate that you have pests invading your home. Often, they are very sneaky and good at hiding, usually also coming out only at night. This can make them extremely hard to identify and makes it difficult for you to know what you are dealing with. To be sure, you should always contact a reputable pest control business, but these are some of the common household pests to give you an idea of what you could be dealing with. 5 pests that could […]

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Bridgeport man faces fines, arrest for building tiny home on public property

Bridgeport man faces fines, arrest for building tiny home on public property

News 12 Staff Jul 17, 2021, 11:06pm Updated on: Jul 17, 2021, 11:06pm A Bridgeport man is facing the state of Connecticut in a legal battle over a small house he built on public property. The case is generating interest in both Hartford and Washington. Take a walk-through City Hall Park off Golden Hill Street in the shadow of Saint Augustine Cathedral and you would almost certainly not notice it — at least at first. That’s because this little house is hidden away in the tree line […]

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12-year-old dies in ‘filthy’ Xenia home; school officials had been worried about her welfare – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

12-year-old dies in ‘filthy’ Xenia home; school officials had been worried about her welfare – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

XENIA — A 12-year-old girl was found dead in her Xenia home last week after school officials expressed to police and children’s services concerns over her welfare, according to public records obtained by News Center 7. Aaliyah Artis was found dead June 8, three days after her birthday. She was found at her house in the 1500 block of Texas Drive, according to a Xenia police report. >> Find local fireworks displays in the Miami Valley Xenia Police Capt. Steve Lane said the investigation into her death […]

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Home Insecticides Market Analysis by Trends, Technological Advancement, Forecast till 2027 & COVID-19 Effect – The Manomet Current

Home Insecticides Market Analysis by Trends, Technological Advancement, Forecast till 2027 & COVID-19 Effect – The Manomet Current

This Home Insecticides market report is generated with the intention to provide an outline of the market via featured market segmentation. Precise and specific data is offered in this report about the scope and overview of the market that also covers its restraints, drivers and current trends. All the miniature aspects of the industry in terms of quality and quantity are presented in this report. A thorough study of the competitive landscape of the market globally is presented here. It also helps players to benefit themselves, as […]

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Enjoy the comforts of home, pest-free

Enjoy the comforts of home, pest-free

By Stacie Smith | on November 23, 2020 David Riches of Belding heard his wife’s displeasure upon discovering ants last spring and he knew he had to deal with the problem immediately. Riches called SureShot Pest Control of Greenville, located at 500 S. Lafayette St. Paul Neal arrived at Riches home to perform an inspection to determine how bad the ant problem was and also figure out their points of entry. Something Neal had to consider when treating Riches residence was […]

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