Tag: Cleveland

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Leave wildlife control to the pros, so they say

September 26, 2018 By
A Cleveland Browns fan caught an opossum that was lose in First Energy Stadium after searching for a how-to video on YouTube. Read more»
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Young elected COSE chair

February 12, 2018 By
John G. Young, the president of Speed Exterminating in Cleveland, Ohio, was recently named as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE), for 2018-19. COSE is a 7,500-member regional organization that helps its Northeastern... Read more»
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GCPCA honors Dr. Jones

April 19, 2016 By
The Greater Cleveland Pest Control Association (GCPCA) recently held its annual awards banquet in Independence, Ohio. Dr. Susan Jones, associate professor of entomology for The Ohio State University, Columbus, was the after-dinner speaker. After her in-depth research presentation that focused... Read more»
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FMC, Univar Expand Holiday Drive for the Homeless in Ohio

December 23, 2014 By
PHILADELPHIA—In 2013, FMC Corp., Univar and 65 Ohio-based pest management professionals (PMPs) collected and distributed 57 “provision packs” and more than 80 meals to four homeless camps in the Columbus area. In December 2014, the group expanded the drive to... Read more»
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Vampire pests seek their day in court

April 28, 2014 By
In January, employees at the Cuyahoga County Justice Center in downtown Cleveland were on high alert after bed bugs were discovered inside the facility, which houses the common pleas court, city and county clerk of courts, and city council chambers.... Read more»
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Cleveland Chemical Pest Control celebrates 110 years

July 31, 2013 By
CLEVELAND—This month, family-owned and -operated Cleveland Chemical Pest Control Inc. will celebrate its 110th year in business. Originally formed in 1903 as a service branch of the Chamberlain-Haber Chemical Co., which specialized in installing ant and roach insecticide, the Kirchner... Read more»
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Speaking of the weather

February 1, 2013 By
There I was, sitting barefoot on my second-story porch, reading and enjoying the 63-degree weather … in Ohio … in January. A few short days later I’d find myself shoveling snow. What’s wrong with this picture? I don’t know what... Read more»
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