The Rockford Area is Seeing an Increase in Bat Bites
Maybe it's just that the bats that patrol my neighborhood each night are full from all the mosquitos and other bugs they're scooping up, or they're planning an early Fall sneak attack on me, but despite a fairly large amount of them being around, no one near me has been bitten yet. Ot…
Dealing With Rockford's Mosquitoes
I guess you could call this a follow-up to yesterday's piece, "Rockford's Weather is Getting Warmer, Mosquitoes Getting Thicker." After mentioning how we've been dealing with those biting pests around our house, several of you emailed me with other ideas.
Route 2 Road Project Delayed By Bat Mating Season
ROCKTON, Ill. (AP) — When bat-mating season coincides with construction season in Illinois, the bats win.
The Rockford Register Star reports that the expansion of Illinois Route 2 from two to four lanes in northwestern Illinois is being delayed by amorous bats...