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Caribbean Life: “Habitat homeowners celebrate in Bed-Stuy”

JUNE 18, 2011 - Recently, 16 families in Bedford-Stuyvesant received the keys to their new Habitat for Humanity homes.

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Gothamist: “This building wants to help you lose weight”

JUNE 2, 2011 - The eight-story, 63-unit, co-op called The Melody was built with keeping active in mind. So not only does it include a gym inside and exercise equipment outside, it also boasts a well-lit, decorated stairwell with light jazz coming over the speakers. And outside of that staircase is a sign that reads: “A person’s health can be judged by which they take two of at a time, pills or stairs.”

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The New York Times: “Bronx Apartment Building Designed to Combat Obesity”

JUNE 11, 2011 - A new apartment building in the Longwood section of the Bronx is the first in New York to be built with an eye to combating obesity with its design elements, city officials say.

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