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Mild Winter

Euonymus Scale

Mild Winter Could Mean Early Arrival For Pests

The exceptionally mild winter could be bad news for your garden.

WBBM Newsradio–03/07/2012

City crews patch potholes during a February winter thaw. (CBS)

Mild Winter, New Tactics Help City Cut Down On Potholes

February is usually prime time for potholes, but the Chicago Department of Transportation said Wednesday that it has all but eliminated the backlog of pothole repair requests dating back three months.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2012

Spring allergies. (CBS)

Mild Winter Could Lead To Early Allergy Season

The next time you think you’re suffering from a cold or the flu, your real problem might be this mild winter. Seasonal allergies are expected to start earlier this year.

CBS 2–02/21/2012