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St. Petersburg, Fl. - Do you need a hug? If so, make your way over to St. Pete. Hundreds of people will be out on the streets giving out free hugs!

Keep St. Petersburg Local started theFree Hug Festin 2012 to change the image of St. Petersburg being the saddest city in America.

Sheri Kendrick withKeep St. Petersburg Local joined us on The Morning Show Saturday to talk about Free Hug Day.

Visit the organization's Facebook page to find "hugs maps" and "volunteer hugging stations." Several people, including St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster, will be giving out hugs.

https://www.facebook.com/keepsaintpetersburglocal

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