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Prince George’s Organizes Emergency Housing Program

Prince George’s County residents line up outside Langley Park Community Center on Oct. 9 to apply for funding to pay for rent and possibly utilities. (Robert R. Roberts/ The Washington Informer)

After Sophia Davis relocated from Baltimore City and moved into a new Greenbelt apartment in July 2020, she noticed bedbugs, roaches and other problems with the unit. A representative with the rental company advised Davis to withhold rent and utility payments until workers cleaned and fixed her apartment, which she said wasn’t in that condition when she first saw the unit. The company later incorporated legal fees which led to “the landlord wanting me to move.” During this time as the coronavirus pandemic continued, she became downsized […]

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Florida’s new python-sniffing dog Truman bags 8-foot python, is confirmed to be a good boy

Florida's new python-sniffing dog Truman bags 8-foot python, is confirmed to be a good boy

Thursday, December 17, 2020 Posted By Matthew Moyer on Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 6:38 PM click image The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s new program to train dogs to sniff out Burmese pythons is a success! FWC recently started training a black Labrador, Truman, and a point setter dog called Eleanor to recognize a python’s particular scent. Truman and Eleanor are supposed to alert handlers when they […]

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