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Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
This new animated comedy is a brilliantly conceived and executed bit of Brit wit, perfect for both kids and their parents and anyone even remotely interested in laughing themselves silly.
"...oblivious garage inventor and his pal are running a pest-control service in rural England. Thanks to a scientific miscalculation..."

Oct. 7, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Real Life Rat Tales
Carol Brorson consults the experts to get to the roof of Austin's rat problem.
"...Ron Dotson, who leads the Rodent and Vector Control Office for the city of Austin, has tracked and..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Features Feature by Carol Brorsen

Cracks in the System
Is the City's Minority Procurement Process Up to Par?
"...effectively function as one unit (F/P), which has more control over the day-to-day running of the city than any..."

Sept. 19, 1997 News Feature by Chris Walters

'He's Forked Himself'
Our Full conversation with Louis Dubose about 'The Hammer'
"...who rose from South Texas oil fields to small pest-control businessman, to Texas state representative, to eventually become the..."

Oct. 29, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Some Words from the Professionals
"...If you have rats, trapping is recommended. As one pest control manual from 1974 explained, "Trapping has several advantages:..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Features Feature by Carol Brorsen

On the Lege
Inaugural Notes
"...organizations is proposing legislation that would create a statewide pesticide-use reporting network to better inform the public of the..."

Jan. 22, 1999 News Column

Day Trips
The Cockroach Hall of Fame Museum in Plano offers all things buggy, if you've got the stomach for it
" entertaining as the bugs under glass. He dispenses pest control advice and shows his bug collection and bug..."

May 19, 2006 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

"..."I'd love to defrock him.") When he realizes his pest-control methods are being used to commit mass murders, Gerstein..."

March 7, 2003 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Short Third-Degree Sessions
Jesse Sublett gets personal with four of Bouchercon 2002's featured authors.
"...that the feast has come to Austin.Bill FitzhughAustin Chronicle: Pest Control, your first novel, is one of the best..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Books Feature by Jesse Sublett

Critic's Picks
"...Best Commerical IconAndy Howard Pest Control..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

What Is Going On With Ken Paxton and Nate Paul?
What we know – and don't know – about the strange connection between the embattled Austin real estate magnate and the Texas attorney general
"...thus on the scene as the Texas GOP assumed control of the entire state government for the first time..."

Jan. 8, 2021 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Hightower Report
Cookie-Dough Cover-Up; and Madoff Is Not the Problem
"...preventing food contamination. It has also denied access to pest-control records and refused to let inspectors photograph any part..."

July 17, 2009 News Column by Jim Hightower

'Reinventing Government'
A conversation with Louis Dubose about Tom DeLay and 'The Hammer'
"...rose from the South Texas oil fields to small pest-control businessman, to Texas state representative, to become eventually the..."

Oct. 29, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Death Penalty Violates Constitution
"...fence, more vegetation, and to keep existing vegetation, integrated pest control and a reduction in hours of operation, dumpster..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Column

Austin Bats Face Uphill Battle After Freezing During Winter Storm
The road to rehabilitation begins at Austin Bat Refuge
"...full force. Furthermore, farmers won't be getting the free pest control that they're accustomed to, and pesticide use may..."

April 23, 2021 News Feature by Haley Welch

The Luv Doc: Sleepless in Springdale
The problem with neighbors is that some of them are unneighborly
"...I don't mean that 8-11am installation window that the pest control/landscaper/cable people like to skirt the edges of, I..."

March 12, 2021 Column by The Luv Doc

AFF Review: The Badger
Smart and incisive thriller shows a different Iran
"...of them all to eradicate them.” So advises the pest control technician, laying some metaphorical groundwork as he assesses..."

Nov. 1, 2020 Screens Post by Josh Kupecki

Ballet Austin’s The Nutcracker
The company’s 56th run at this holiday classic retains its magic – enough beauty and wonder to transport you to enchanting realms
"...isn't it high time the Silberhauses checked into a pest control service?) With the Rat King set to decapitate..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

A New Cuppa Tea in Tripoli
Actress Bernadette Nason takes tales of a year in Libya and brews a potent memoir
"...came to my flat to do work on it: pest control, hang my dartboard, and so on. A lot..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Deep in the Heart of Texas Political Scandals
Crimes, carousing, and contravention from the Capitol grounds
"...referred to as the "Macho Manor." Somehow, the former pest control business owner, through cutthroat politics and raising oodles..."

Jan. 6, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

The Luv Doc: Cat Poop!
A pile of cat poop is hardly a severed horse head, but you should probably take it as a message
"...least – shortly after the Egyptians got inventive with pest control...."

Jan. 29, 2016 Column by The Luv Doc

Change for the Better
How one West Texas family brought the cows to town
"...lanterns and bird feeders to household tools, cleaning products, pest control, and (of course) feed and seed. ..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Food Feature by Veronica Meewes

Central Texas Bee Rescue Inks Honey of a Deal
No-kill bee removers become of one hive mind with Omni Hotels
"...on them for pollination. Schumacher estimates that Travis County pest control officers exterminated 10,000 hives in 2013. Aiming to..."

Feb. 20, 2014 Food Post by Claire Gordon

From Occupation to Co-operation
Co-op Think Tank organizes to expand member-owned movement
"...these networks expand; what about a cooperative cleaning or pest control or laundry service that could be used by..."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Feature by Robyn Ross

'Doctor Who' Watch
7.4: ‘The Power of Three’
"...addition.) The Shakri bill themselves as something like interplanetary pest control. Having observed homo sapiens and found them wanting,..."

Sept. 23, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Civics 101
"...Texas gardeners should be racing to hear lectures on pest control, succulents, and more at the Mayfield Park Gardening..."

April 6, 2012 News Column

Growing Tasty Tropical Plants: In Any Home, Anywhere.
Does the avid gardener in your life know how to care for Australian finger limes or Buddha's hand citrons?
"...specific species aesthetics. There's also ample information on watering, pest control, pruning, fertilizing, and troubleshooting your own indoor orchard...."

Nov. 26, 2010 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

Wild in the City
Make a more natural garden with the Neighborhood Habitat Challenge
"...smartscaping, which should cut down on fertilizer, water, and pest control...."

May 13, 2010 News Post by Jillian Richardson

Daily Reviews and Interviews
"...revenge fantasy that gives new meaning to the term pest control...."

March 20, 2009 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Daily Reviews and Interviews
"...revenge fantasy that gives new meaning to the term pest control...."

March 20, 2009 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

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