Honoring Those Who Have Served: Happy Veteran’s Day

Honoring Those Who Have Served: Happy Veteran’s Day

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice, or temporary cessation of hostilities, was declared between the Allied nations and Germany in the First World War, then known as “the Great War.” Commemorated as Armistice Day beginning the following year, November 11th became a holiday in the … Continue reading Honoring Those Who Have Served: Happy Veteran’s Day

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Winterizing for Mosquitoes: Your Guide to Off Season Protection

Winterizing for Mosquitoes: Your Guide to Off Season Protection

The cooler weather is settling in, the leaves have begun to show the first signs of changing colors, and pumpkins and sweaters are making appearances in many cities. That also means that in many areas, we’re wrapping up our season. If you want to know when to expect mosquitoes to go on hiatus in your … Continue reading Winterizing for Mosquitoes: Your Guide to Off Season Protection

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Yellow Fever and Dengue Fever Scares in the United States

Yellow Fever and Dengue Fever Scares in the United States

Over the past week California residents were greeted by headlines that caused worry and confusion. News articles and vector control agencies are warning residents that the mosquito that carries Yellow Fever and Dengue, know as the Aedes aegypti, has been found in California. While the mosquitoes that have been trapped in California haven’t tested positive for the … Continue reading Yellow Fever and Dengue Fever Scares in the United States

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