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Halloween is all about blood, right?  Well have I got an event to tell you about.  You may want to leave the Dracula teeth at home though.

UMPI's Fall Blood Drive is coming up on Tuesday, October 22nd from Noon until 5 PM.  This is an annual event that truly helps to save lives.  The American Red Cross will be set up in the Multipurpose Room in the University's Campus Center.

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To set up an appointment in advance, go to or call 1-800-Red-Cross (733-2767).  All presenting donors are eligible to win a $200 Visa gift card, courtesy of Suburban Propane. Help out if you can.