Michael Barth's Articles

Central New York, Environment, Health

OCRRA Asks Citizens to Donate Unwanted Clothes or Textiles

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By Michael Barth Syracuse N.Y. (NCC News)– According to OCRRA 85 percent of recyclable textiles end up as trash. But the agency has partnered with a state wide campaign called “ReclotheNY” urging Onondaga County citizens to recycle or donate their unwanted clothes or textiles. Andrew Radin, the Recycling and Waste Reduction director at OCRRA said “the […]

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Central New York, Government, Sports

Bravest vs. Finest Basketball Game Gives Police and Firefighters a Chance to Get Away

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By Michael Barth Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse Police and Firefighters are often only seen in uniform performing their jobs admirably, but last Wednesday they suited up in the 8th annual Bravest vs. Finest Basketball game. The game was hosted by the Syracuse Parks Conservancy and charitable donations were made to the SPC throughout the game with a […]

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