Hamilton Cuts Boxcar Visit Short After Noticing Barbecue Joint Next Door

As the Boston Bruins and Carolina Hurricanes faced off in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals Thursday night, Hamilton the Pig stopped by the Boxcar Bar+Arcade to hype up Hurricanes fans. Hamilton, Carolina's good luck mascot/charm, was planning on spending the entire evening at Boxcar, but cut his visit short after noticing that The … Continue reading Hamilton Cuts Boxcar Visit Short After Noticing Barbecue Joint Next Door

Pest Control Inspector Accused of Planting Bedbugs in Customer’s House

A local pest control inspector was suspended Monday after a customer accused him of planting bedbugs in his house. Matt Donaldson, of the KED (Kill 'Em Dead) Pest Company, was performing an inspection at Robert Brown's house in Raleigh, when Brown says he noticed Donaldson acting in a suspicious manner. "He was crawling around on … Continue reading Pest Control Inspector Accused of Planting Bedbugs in Customer’s House

A New Type of Pest

In my three years as a pest control technician, I have encountered some pretty hair-raising stuff. Cockroaches, bed bugs, rats, snakes, customers with unrealistic expectations (sorry, but I don't get paid enough to go into your crawl space and seal up EVERY SINGLE TINY HOLE), you name it. But I certainly wasn't prepared for what … Continue reading A New Type of Pest