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Chief Jim Hurley Black Bear Spotted in Leicester   The attached photos show a black bear that was spotted in the back yard of a residence on Auburn Street in Cherry Valley near the Auburn/Leicester town line.   The resident notified Leicester Police who stayed on scene until Environmental...

13 hours ago   Steve Corniffe collects honey produced by bees in Homestead, Fla. Scientists, honey bee owners and now the big pesticide makers attempting to discern what is causing bees to succumb to the colony collapse disorder. Monsanto is hosting a "Bee Summit." Bayer AG is breaking...

The Bug Club is a great chance to get up close and personal with a variety of insects, amphibians, reptiles, and mammals from around the world. Create a birthday party or event that neither your guests nor the birthday child will ever forget! It is...

It isn't too often you really get to see wildlife close up and believe me, they don't like it. This opossum was getting way too close for comfort, so a family called us to have it removed. Having a problem with wildlife, bats or birds, give us...

Carpenter ants can go without food for six (6) months, but will eat each other to survive. Many nests are found in trees outdoors. They will normally attack a dead limb first but can eventually weaken the tree and large limbs. Carpenter ants are nocturnal but workers...