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Local celebs to bag groceries for hospital

The Schuyler Health Foundation is holding its annual Celebrity Bag-A-Thon at the Watkins Glen WalMart on Thursday, August 11, 2011, from Noon to 4 p.m. Prominent figures in the Schuyler County community – including politicians and business people – will be bagging groceries all afternoon to benefit Schuyler Hospital.Plus, Schuyler Hospital nurses will be offering free blood pressure checks.Be sure to stop by to have your groceries bagged by local “celebrities” including Jim Howell, Linda Confer, Rob and Mark Swinnerton, Joan Argetsinger, Lori Welliver, Mary Bacalles, Kathy Fragola, Auxiliary President Clara Greis, the hospital’s new CEO/President Andy Manzer, and campaign honorary chairs Jim and Rita (Tague) Carmony.Walmart will make a donation following the Bag-A-Thon to the Hospital’s 2011 Family of Friends Campaign to “renovate, remodel and refresh” the Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility.

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