Bedbugs are back and spreading through New York City like a swarm of locusts on a lush field of wheat.Technorati Tags: Bedbugs, New York Times
Infestations have been reported sporadically across the United States over the past few years. But in New York, bedbugs have gained a foothold all across the city.
"It's becoming an epidemic," said Jeffrey Eisenberg, the owner of Pest Away Exterminating, an Upper West Side business that receives about 125 bedbug calls a week, compared with just a handful five years ago. "People are being tortured, and so am I. I spend half my day talking to hysterical people about bedbugs."
Sunday, November 27, 2005
From The New York Times: