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Mike Desmond / WBFO News

If you run a health insurance company, encouraging healthy lifestyles is good for business. The BlueCross BlueShield Blue Fund gave out $2.5 million Thursday to a dozen groups around Western New York that encourage healthy lifestyles, from drug treatment to increasing access to healthy food.

Chris Caya WBFO News

Work is getting underway on a new resource for unemployed residents on Buffalo's East Side.