The D.C. Department of Health says it has confirmed three cases of Zika in the District — all of which involved people who contracted it after traveling abroad.
A Virginia resident from the northwestern part of the state is the first confirmed case of Zika virus in our region.
WASHINGTON — In the D.C. area, only one person in Virginia has become sick from the West Nile virus this season — but other parts of the country are dealing with a very active season.…
Mike at Behnke’s in Beltsville in June Mike will tell you everything you need to know to enjoy your best-tasting backyard tomatoes ever from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Behnke’s 5th Annual Garden Party event…
WASHINGTON – The mosquitoes are back, and there are more of them than last year. “The season of terror is underway and about to come on full force,” says Mike Raupp, an entomology professor at…
WASHINGTON — Which do you want first: The bad news or the other bad news? Not only is mosquito season fast approaching, but also D.C. has ranked toward the top of the list of Orkin’s…
Sometimes it\’s hard to define what makes someone attractive. But for those being courted by mosquitoes, it could be due to their genetics.
They may not be welcome summer guests but they are certainly
expected. And this season, we\’ve seen a lot fewer mosquitoes — which the experts
say it\’s all about the weather.
The mosquito traps are out — and West Nile surveillance season
is underway in Maryland.
Studies show some mosquitoes are more attracted to people with specific body odors.
These DIY strategies can help prevent these blood sucking insects from ruining your outdoor activities.
Consumer Reports took a closer look at what worked to control mosquitoes and what didn\’t.
Resident of the D.C. metro area may want to wear some extra bug
repellent after ranking near the top of a list of cities with the most
mosquitoes in 2013.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Department of Agriculture says it’s launching an aerial offensive to combat mosquitoes. The agency says this year’s control program involves an airplane and two different insecticides to target mosquito…
Swatting more and lovin\’ the backyard and patio less these days? Does it seem there are more mosquitoes than usual?