Wheelchair

Court allows outer borough taxi plan to roll on
News Billy Rennison 3/28/2012 at 12:29PM

In a decision the city “hailed” as a victory, a federal court recently ruled to allow a controversial taxi reform plan to roll on. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a stay after a December decision found the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission’s (TLC) fleet discriminated against people [...]

A Force of Inspiration
A Force of Inspiration
Education & Kids Steve Mosco 12/27/2011 at 11:39AM

High school pep rallies are almost always the same — loud kids, painted faces and pompoms. But at a recent rally at Cardozo High School, handball playing freshman Fabrizio Shao made an entrance that no one had ever seen before. “The crowd went nuts,” said coach Lenny Levin. Shao, who lives without the ability to [...]

Mets host wheelchair softball tournament
Mets host wheelchair softball tournament
Sports Steve Mosco 9/28/2011 at 2:04PM

Top wheelchair athletes from around the world arrived at Citi Field for the 10th annual Mets Wheelchair Softball Tournament (MWST) with one goal in mind: to win the championship and show that disabilities should not resign one to a sedentary lifestyle. The tournament was held on Lot A at the home of the New York [...]