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  1. An 11th child now dead in viral outbreak at N.J. nursing facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Jersey Journal

    Another child has died in the viral outbreak at a New Jersey pediatric care facility that has already claimed 10 lives. State Department of Health officials said a severely ill child with a confirmed case of adenovirus died Thursday night in a North Jersey hospital.

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  2. 2 kids were in 'irreversible shock' and dying when they finally got to the ER amid viral...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | The Jersey Journal

    Editor's note: Do you have a family member on the pediatric unit at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, or have information about the facility? NJ.com would like to hear from you. You may reach us at 902-4559, or contact Susan Livio at slivio@njadvancemedia.com , Spencer Kent at skent@njadvancemedia.com , or Ted Sherman at tsherman@njadvancemedia.com .

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  3. As viral outbreak rages on, state halts all admissions at children's nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Jersey Journal

    The owners of the Wanaque Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Passaic County must hire two medical experts and stop all admissions, the state Health Department announced Wednesday. 902-4559, or write to Susan Livio at slivio@njadvancemedia.com , Spencer Kent at skent@njadvancemedia.com , or Ted Sherman at tsherman@njadvancemedia.com .

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  4. Four more children infected in viral outbreak at WanaqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Jersey Journal

    Children's strollers at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, where 10 kids on a pediatric unit are now dead following a severe viral outbreak. 902-4559, or write to Susan Livio at slivio@njadvancemedia.com , Spencer Kent at skent@njadvancemedia.com , or Ted Sherman at tsherman@njadvancemedia.com .

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  5. N.J. waited 2 weeks after deadly outbreak to inspect pediatric center. Was that the right...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Jersey Journal

    Yet it would not be until Oct. 9 -- and after the death of two children -- when the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation notified the state Health Department of a viral outbreak inside the long-term care facility in northern New Jersey. And then another 12 days before state inspectors walked in the door.

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  6. N.J. dispatches inspection team to pediatric center after workers allege delays in hospital careRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Jersey Journal

    The state Health Department made another surprise inspection at the Wanaque Nursing and Rehabilitation after NJ Advance Media reported management delayed sending seriously ill children to the hospital. State Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal sent a team of inspectors to the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation after employees claimed the facility delayed transferring critically ill children who had been infected in a viral outbreak to the hospital, the department confirmed.

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  7. All eyes are on Newark as mayor insists he didn't hide lead problem from residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | NJ.com

    As the city of Newark faces heightened national attention over elevated lead levels in its drinking water, Mayor Ras Baraka on Thursday defended the city's actions and messaging before a crush of media. Responding to allegations that the city spent months downplaying the issue, Baraka said he didn't know it was a "widespread problem" until last month when outside experts found the city's water treatment wasn't working.

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  8. Kids died while facility delayed sending them to hospital, workers at Wanaque allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Jersey Journal

    As a deadly virus started sweeping through a New Jersey pediatric-care facility in late September -- ultimately killing 10 children and infecting 19 others so far -- health care workers repeatedly asked why the sickest of their young patients were not being transferred out to hospitals. Two employees of the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, speaking on condition of anonymity over fears of losing their jobs, claimed that senior administrators delayed sending kids to the hospital -- even as many started dying.

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  9. They should have told us about viral outbreak at N.J. facility sooner, mom says in lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | NJ.com

    Editor's note: Do you have a family member on the pediatric unit at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, or a child who has been affected by the viral outbreak there? NJ.com would like to hear from you.

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  10. 'Pig wrangling' N.J. cops capture wayward swine, feed it snacks until owner arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | NJ.com

    Police officers in New Jersey say they found an escaped pig and fed it snacks until its owner came to pick it up. Wanaque Police Capt.

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  11. Viral outbreak in South Jersey pediatric nursing home infects another childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | NJ.com

    A fifth child has been infected in a viral outbreak at a long-term care facility in Camden County, state Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal announced Monday. The outbreak at the Voorhees Pediatric Facility in South Jersey is unrelated to the one that has claimed 10 young lives at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in northern Passaic County.

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  12. Easton, Pa - 5/27/2011 - Water faucet illustration. Express-Times Photo | Bruce WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | NJ.com

    Newark Mayor Ras Baraka had an emphatic message Friday for Brick City residents who are concerned about the water they drink. Representatives from the NRDC, in an April interview with NJ Advance Media compared Newark's water issues to those in Flint , which made national headlines in 2014 for greatly elevated lead levels in its water supply.

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  13. Our 4-year-old who died in viral outbreak needed emergency care....Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | The Jersey Journal

    Doracase Ephraime Dolcin, 4, is one of 10 children who have died in the viral outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell. When their daughter was born with profound medical problems, Modeline Auguste and Ocroimy Dolcin said they decided they would never have another child.

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  14. Legislature to look into viral outbreak that led to 10 deaths at N.J. pediatric facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | NJ.com

    The state Senate is planning a hearing to look into what factors may have contributed to the deadly viral outbreak at a pediatric healthcare facility that has so far claimed the lives of ten children , and continues to grow. Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, who chairs the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee, said many questions need to be answered in the adenovirus outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell.

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  15. New viral outbreak hits second N.J. pediatric healthcare facility, with 4 kids illRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | The Jersey Journal

    A new outbreak of adenovirus that sickened four children has been identified at Voorhees Pediatric Facility in South Jersey, state health officials said on Wednesday. The viral outbreak follows the death of nine pediatric patients at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, where a new case of the infection was reported Wednesday as well.

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  16. 10th child dies in viral outbreak at North Jersey facility that has sickened 27 kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    A 10th child has died from the virus that has sickened 27 people at the Wanaque Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Haskell, Passaic County. Editor's note: Do you have a family member on the pediatric unit at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, or a child who has been affected by the viral outbreak there? NJ.com would like to hear from you.

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  17. Surprise inspection reveals problems at N.J. facility where 9 kids died in viral outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Jersey Journal

    Editor's note: Do you have a family member on the pediatric unit at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, or a child who has been affected by the viral outbreak there? NJ.com would like to hear from you. You may reach us at 902-4559, or write to Susan Livio at slivio@njadvancemedia.com, Spencer Kent at skent@njadvancemedia.com, or Ted Sherman at tsherman@njadvancemedia.com.

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  18. N.J. is deploying infection-control team to facilities linked to deadly outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Jersey Journal

    The New Jersey Department of Health is dispatching a team of infection-control officials and experts to inspect five pediatric facilities next month in the aftermath of two separate viral and bacterial outbreaks that have taken the lives of 10 children. Health officials will be deployed to the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, in Haskell, where a severe viral outbreak has claimed the lives of nine children and has affected more than two dozen others.

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  19. 9th child dies in virus outbreak at N.J. healthcare facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | NJ.com

    Children's strollers at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, where nine children on a pediatric unit have died in a viral outbreak. ( A ninth child has died at a Passaic County healthcare facility where the Department of Health has been monitoring a respiratory virus outbreak that has affected more than two dozen patients, officials said Sunday.

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  20. Death toll in N.J. adenovirus outbreak rises to 8; more sickened than first thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | The Jersey Journal

    An eighth child has died in the deadly viral outbreak that has already claimed the lives of seven at a pediatric long-term healthcare facility in New Jersey, state officials confirmed on Friday. The name and age of the child was not disclosed, but had taken ill in the original outbreak, according to the state Department of Health.

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