NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — This week thousands of people will make strides against two of the nation’s top killers – heart disease and stroke.

The American Heart Association’s annual Wall Street Run & Heart Walk takes place this Thursday.

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CBS2 and WLNY are proud media partners of the event.

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Joining CBS2 to preview the event is Izzy Lee, the daughter of this year’s honoree, the late Jimmy Lee.

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