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  1. Maple Shade Ebola panicRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... And unfortunately true. Sometime on Friday afternoon October 17, 2014 a memo written from the school nurse of Maple Shade's Yocum Elementary to the staff was later leaked on Facebook. This yielded to news coverage from the local news affiliates of ...

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  2. NJ schools 'relatively quiet' on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... trained in those areas, and that's why the local health official is a great resource," Bozza said. In Maple Shade, students who recently moved from the eastern portion of Africa were kept from going to school as a precaution. Their parents kept them ...

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  3. Maple Shade parents struggle with Ebola fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Jebola21. Caption: Concerns in Maple Shade about the Ebola virus arose after two new students who recently traveled to Rwanda were scheduled to begin classes at the Howard R. Yocum Elementary School.

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  4. Ebola Fears Keep African Children Out Of NJ SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Ebola hysteria in U.S. schools has jumped to another level in New Jersey, where two students scheduled to start school in the suburbs of Philadelphia are being kept home after an outcry from parents over their recent travels in central Africa. Two students from Rwanda were scheduled to begin classes Monday at Howard Yocum Elementary School in Maple Shade, N.J., but their arrival will now be delayed for some time after the children's parents chose to keep them home until the 21-day incubation period for Ebola has elapsed.

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  5. Rwandan students kept home in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... to start class on Monday, according to Fox 29 News Philadelphia . The school, Howard Yocum Elementary School in Maple Shade, New Jersey, was originally going to take the students' temperatures three times a day for 21 days as a precaution. But on ...

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  6. Maple Shade Superintendent Addresses Rwandan Students Who Stayed Home for Ebola ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    "None of the actions that have shined the regional light of media exposure on Maple Shade Schools was mean-spirited or ill intended," Maple Shade Superintendent of Schools Beth Norcia wrote on Monday afternoon, addressing the two students from Africa who remained out of the school district for precautionary reasons and the ensuing coverage in local media. The students were scheduled to start classes at Howard Yocum School in Maple Shade this week, but their parents ultimately offered to keep them home beyond the three-week waiting period because of Ebola concerns, even though they are symptom-free.

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  7. Fear of Ebola plagues NJ residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News12.com

    While Ebola is hard to catch, the fear of contracting the deadly virus is causing panic for some people. The latest location gripped by fear of Ebola is an elementary school in Maple Shade in South Jersey.

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  8. outbreaksAmerica's Worst Ebola-Panic MomentsFive examples of ignorance. Joe CoscarelliRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... over common sense and decency : Warranted or not, the Ebola scare has hit Howard Yocum Elementary School in Maple Shade, New Jersey. The school has been notifying parents that two students from an east African nation have enrolled. They were ...

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  9. Two Rwandan children kept home from New Jersey elementary school, community fears EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Two Rwandan students at Howard Yocum Elementary School are delaying their first day of school for 21 days because the children recently arrived to the U.S. and local parents fear Ebola. The parents of two students are delaying their first day of school at Howard Yocum Elementary in Maple Shade, N.J., for 21 days as a result of Ebola fears.

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  10. School Bans Kids From Ebola-Free RwandaForced to stay away for 21 days.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    ... in West Africa. No matter: Two students were supposed to start Monday at Howard Yocum Elementary School in Maple Shade, New Jersey, but will not be allowed to matriculate until Oct. 20. The students must complete a 21-day waiting period-the ...

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  11. Footlighters Present Glengarry, Glen Ross in CinnaminsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... by pushing plots of land on reluctant buyers in a never-ending scramble for their share of the American dream. Maple Shade resident Valerie Brothers, who previously staged the theatre's acclaimed production of The Foreigner , returns to direct a ...

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  12. Students from Africa barred from South Jersey school amid Ebola anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    MAPLE SHADE - Children who recently moved from Africa are being kept from going to school in one South Jersey town amid anxiety stemming from the Ebola outbreak. The Maple Shade school district wrote in a letter posted on its website that the kids are not showing any symptoms of Ebola and that they spent time in East Africa, away from the affected areas.

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  13. Two Symptom-Free Burlington County, N.J. Students Stay Home Because Of Ebola ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Two students from Africa who were scheduled to start classes at a Burlington County school will stay home past a three-week waiting period because of Ebola concerns - even though hey are symptom-free, school officials said. Beth Norcia, Maple Shade superintendent of schools, said the students are symptom-free and not from an affected area, but the parents have elected to keep their children home past the 21-day waiting period.

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  14. Students Home Amid Ebola ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Bay Area

    Two students from Africa who were scheduled to start classes at a local school will stay home past a 21-day waiting period due to Ebola concerns, despite the fact that they are symptom-free and are not from an area of Africa affected by the virus. A school nurse at Howard Yocum School in Maple Shade Township, New Jersey sent a letter to staff members informing them that two new students from Rwanda, Africa would be arriving at the school on October 20. "This is not an area identified as a country with an Ebola outbreak, however l am taking precautions as per the health guidelines of the Burlington County Health Department," the nurse wrote.

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  15. Burlington County Students Kept Home From School Due to Ebola FearsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... school district responded on Sunday. Warranted or not, the Ebola scare has hit Howard Yocum Elementary School in Maple Shade, New Jersey. The school has been notifying parents that two students from an east African nation have enrolled. They were ...

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  16. C-4 take down leader and members of drug trafficking organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    ... N.J, and three other members of the conspiracy: Wendell Bethea, a/k/a "Rell," a/k/a "Ruger;" 25, of Camden and Maple Shade, N.J.; and Julio Alvarado, 25, and Erica Fleetwood, 24, both of Camden. A fifth federal defendant, Brandon Jones, 25, of ...

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  17. Defendants in prostitution-ring case plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Philadelphia Gay News

    Last fall, PGN reported that two Ventnor City, N.J., men had been indicted on charges of operating an all-male prostitution ring out of one of the suspect's apartments, and last week both suspects admitted their involvement in the prostitution ring that targeted troubled young men for recruitment. March Branch, 40, of Ventnor, and Francis Forvour, 48, of Maple Shade, pleaded guilty to second-degree charges of conspiracy to commit human trafficking last Tuesday in Atlantic County Superior Court.

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  18. 4 Members Of Alleged Drug Trafficking Organization Arrested In CamdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CBS Local

    ... as well as three other members of the group: Wendell Bethea, a/k/a "Rell," a/k/a "Ruger;" 25, of Camden and Maple Shade, N.J.; and Julio Alvarado, 25, and Erica Fleetwood, 24, both of Camden. The four suspects were arrested as a result of an ...

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  19. Burlington County Man Charged in Connection With Camden Drug Trafficking NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    ... other people charged in the conspiracy included: Wendell Bethea, a/k/a "Rell," a/k/a "Ruger;" 25, of Camden and Maple Shade, N.J.; and Julio Alvarado, 25, and Erica Fleetwood, 24, both of Camden. A fifth defendant, Brandon Jones, 25, of Camden, ...

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  20. Maple Shade (1) at Pennsauken (2) - Girls SoccerRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NJ.com

    Ajani McEady broke a tie midway through the second half to lift Pennsauken over Maple Shade, 2-1, in Pennsauken.

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