Matthew Kaufax's Articles

Central New York , Community , Health , safety , Spring 2017

Flu Virus Causing Health Problems in Syracuse as Winter Weather Persists

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By Matt Kaufax SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — In Syracuse, it’s impossible to count out Old Man Winter.  The cold weather and the common illnesses associated with the winter months seem to linger, even as the calendars indicate that spring is upon us. Just last week, the Syracuse and Onondaga County areas were blanketed by snowfalls […]

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Business , Central New York , Consumer , Education , Feature , Technology

Syracuse Entrepreneurs Gear Up for Cross-Country Endeavor

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By Matt Kaufax SYRACUSE (NCC News) – At last week’s Blackstone Launchpad initiative at Bird Library in Syracuse, Erin Miller, Syracuse University senior and entrepreneur, spoke to an eager panel of students, professors, and business people about her very own startup, Out There Productions.  Needless to say, the summary she gave of the group’s accomplishments was […]

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Loop the Lake Project to Increase County Revenue

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By Matt Kaufax SYRACUSE (NCC News) – Onondaga Lake used to be the pride of Onondaga county.  Hotels, shops, and amusement parks lined its shores.  People swam and fished, and boated on the water, and the Onondaga Lake Park made money for the county. Then the Solvay Processing Company was incorporated. The Solvay Processing Company obtained […]

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