There are a number of blood drives this weekend, and the American Red Cross needs you. It begins today with a Blood Donor Drive this afternoon at the New Hartford Fire Department on Oxford Road, New Hartford from 1 p.m. - 6p.m.

According to our sister station, WIBX:

"The American Red Cross is asking you to be a hero this weekend and give blood.

Blood Drives are taking place this Saturday at the Frankfort VFW and at the Town of Webb Park Avenue Building in Old Forge.

Every two seconds someone needs blood and you can save up to three lives with just one donation.

Both drives are running from 8:30am to 1:30pm. The address for the Frankfort VFW is 4272 Acme Road in Frankfort and the Town of Webb Park Avenue Building is located at 183 Park Avenue in Old Forge."

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