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July 8, 2013

Area News

The Daily Star

---- — B-G board plans reorganization

The Bainbridge-Guilford Central School will hold the reorganizational board of education meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Guilford school cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. The business portion of the meeting will start at 7:30 p.m.

Edmeston fire board meeting changed

The monthly meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Edmeston Fire District, originally scheduled for Thursday has been postponed until July 18. The meeting place and time have not been changed.

Type O blood drive planned

The supply of types O positive and O negative blood at the American Red Cross is at very low levels. Type O negative blood donors are universal donors, which means their blood can be received by all blood types.

There will be a special Type O Donor Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at Guernsey Memorial Library in Norwich. Call (800) RED CROSS or visit to make an appointment.

Water flow test set for Tuesday

A.O. Fox Hospital will be conducting a water flow test of their fire sprinkler system on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at approximately 8:00 PM. The test should last approximately 1 hour.

Residents in the immediate area may notice a temporary drop in water pressure or a slight discoloration of water during and directly following the testing period. The safety of the water will not be compromised during this time.