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Blair Underwood to visit Fort Lee Wednesday

Actor and director Blair Underwood hopes to give something back when he visits Fort Lee on Wednesday from 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m.  A native son of Petersburg, Blair is one of the leading stars of the NBC show The Event.

Blair, who grew up on military bases around the world, is an advocate of healthy lifestyles and  is meeting with troops to offer advice and encouragement for greater wellness.   During his visit, Blair will answer questions from the troops, tour the facilities.

 

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