(Photo: Will Kutz) This is "Trash Can," a sculpture by Will Kurtz that was priced at $8,000. It consists of an overflowing trash can and a sculpture of a raccoon. The piece was on display at Art Southampton in New York City. Two weeks ago, it was among several sculptures arranged in an exhibit. Show More Summary
One person was scratched and two dogs fought with the animal, the city said.
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Return to the wreckage of Raccoon City. Classic Resident Evil locations revisited in new Umbrella Corps trailer Umbrella Corps is a new competitive shooter set in the current Resident Evil universe. Following on from events of the core series, it pits teams of mercenaries against each other as they scramble to collect important data from […]
Today, Capcom confirmed two additional maps as well as details for an Upgrade Pack for the upcoming Umbrella Corps. The fast-paced third person shooter set in the iconic Resident Evil universe is set for release on June 21, 2016 and is available for pre-order beginning today. Watch the Umbrella Corps’Returns to Raccoon City and the...
Capcom has added Raccoon City and its iconic police department to the growing list of destinations that Umbrella Corps plans to take us to when it releases next month. The two maps are joined by an underground Umbrella base, secluded European village, the shantytown of Kijuju, an abandoned Tricell facility and a secret Antarctic base, […]
Resident Evil competitive shooter spin-off Umbrella Corps will feature locales from Resident Evil 2. These include Raccoon City and its Police Department, as can be viewed in the video below in which we went hands-on with it. Capcom confirmed last year that it will remake Resi 2. Show More Summary
Another attack on North America's power infrastructure by embittered animals has resulted in the death of at least one raccoon. Via KOMO News: The city's electric utility said service was knocked out at around 3 a.m. and power was restored to all customers by 5:30 a.m. Show More Summary
A raccoon that sneaked into a Seattle electrical substation knocked out power for 37,000 customers early Wednesday. Seattle City Light officials said the raccoon entered the substation, between Seattle’s Fremont and Ballard neighborhoods,...Show More Summary
How Andrew Wight saves the pesky city critters stuck in sticky situations. As the mainstream narrative goes, firefighters rescue cats stuck in trees. But when a raccoon gets stuck on a roof, or a gaggle of geese can’t make it acrossShow More Summary
Manhattan is full of surprises
A tribute to Toronto's unofficial mascot. BY: Swizzle Machen LOCATION: Kensington Market PHOTO BY: Swizzle Studio FIELD NOTES: For creatures that mostly knock over garbage bins, make messes, and wake us up in otherwise calm summer nights...Show More Summary
Capcom's upcoming title "Resident Evil 7" continues to be talked about, with a new rumor sprouting up about the game's setting being in Raccoon City, but Capcom has been silent and has kept fans waiting for a new update that hasn't come since October last year.
New York City Chinese restaurants have probably seen a lot of weird stuff, but this discovery may take the fortune cookie. Tamika Jones told the Daily News that her little brother "heard some strange noise in a box" insider her godfather's Chinese restaurant in the Bronx. Show More Summary
Really all raccoons are ones to watch out for, but especially these ones. Relief Line is your not-so-serious glance at the city we love. With the very public death of Conrad the Raccoon and John Tory’s declaration of war on “Raccoon Nation,” 2015 proved a tough year for the unpopular urban mammal. But at the start of a New Year many in the raccoon community have ideas of […]
Veteran Waukegan alderman Larry TenPas was fined this week by the Illinois Department of Conservation in connection with a Nov. 14 incident on the city's north side where he beat a raccoon to death with a tire iron. IDNR Sgt. Bill Shannon said Tuesday that TenPas was ticketed on Sunday for illegal...
City law requires that any of the animals that are captured must be euthanized in a humane fashion, but many exterminators and homeowners aren’t doing it.
Everybody mentions it but no one explains it. Here's how inflation affects the city budget. This article is part of Torontoist’s special 2016 municipal budget coverage. If you’d like to see more coverage like this then join Raccoon Nation now. Show More Summary
We may not ever get a third Resident Evil Outbreak, even as Capcom continues to experiment with multiplayer modes in Operation Raccoon City and the upcoming Umbrella Corps. It’s frustrating, sure, but if that’s the scratch you’re looking to itch, you can’t go wrong with Contagion. Contagion is a rare example of a multiplayer-centric horror […]
Just because there's a City job vacancy doesn't mean it gets filled immediately. We explain gapping, and its impact on the budget and city services. If you like Torontoist‘s special budget coverage, join Raccoon Nation now. In a big workforce like the City of Toronto, there’s always going to be some job vacancies. Show More Summary