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No school bleeds like Portsmouth High

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R.I. Blood Center nurse Melanie Lambert shares a laugh with Ashley Velzis as she prepares the 17-year-old for a blood donation at Portsmouth High School last Thursday. “I’ve given about four or five times before,” said Ashley.

PORTSMOUTH — There will be blood at Portsmouth High School — every eight weeks, in fact. The school held its annual summer blood drive last Thursday from 1-6 p.m. and, as usual, every table was full. “This is amazing,” said Sarah Perez, an account manager at the Rhode Island Blood Center. “The summertime is one of the […]

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