'Sweethearts Foundation' Providing Basic Human Rights, Wheelchairs To the NeedyFor those requiring enhanced mobility, the wheelchair is one of the most commonly used devices -- yet many people the world over go without such necessary equipment.
Man Rolls 122 Miles Through Long Island In Wheelchair To Benefit Animal ShelterIt was wheels up Friday for one native Long Islander, who rolled right along in a 122-mile journey across the suburban island in his wheelchair.
NYPD: Wheelchair-Bound Bank Robbery Suspect ArrestedPolice have arrested a man who they say robbed a bank in Queens while in a wheelchair.
Search Continues For Wheelchair-Bound Bank Robbery Suspect In QueensCameras captured the suspect at the counter of the Santander bank on Broadway just after 2 p.m. Monday, police said.
Police: Man In Wheelchair Held Up Bank In Astoria, QueensA search was under way Monday night for suspect tin a wheelchair who held up a bank in Astoria, Queens.
Police: Suspect Who Used Wheelchair, Pepper Spray To Rob Stamford Jewelry Shop Under ArrestLarry Johnson of Mt. Vernon, New York, is being held on a $350,000 court appearance bond for the Stamford robbery.
Police: Man Stole Chain From Wheelchair-Bound Victim's Neck In QueensPolice were searching Tuesday for a suspect who allegedly ripped off a chain from a 50-year-old man in a wheelchair in Flushing, Queens.
Police: Thief In Wheelchair Steals Watch From Stamford Mall Jewelry StoreStamford Police are looking for a robber who rolled up on an unsuspecting jewelry clerk in a wheelchair and ran out with one of the shop's watches.
Vietnam Veteran Gets New Wheelchair Week After Lowe's Employees Jump In To Fix His Old OneIt took more than two years, but the office of Veterans' Affairs has finally come through with a new wheelchair for a Vietnam veteran from Staten Island.
Police: 4 Men Beat, Rob Wheelchair-Bound Navy Veteran On Long IslandThe victim was attacked from behind around 10:30 p.m. on June 1 near the Long Island Railroad tracks on Maple Avenue after leaving church.
Bridgeport Boy Stranded At Home After Thieves Make Off With Wheelchair RampA 10-year-old boy has been confined to his family's Bridgeport home since someone stole his wheelchair ramp.
City Changes Course After Ordering Disabled Woman Out Of Section 8 ApartmentImagine the surprise and dismay of a disabled woman, confined to a wheelchair, when she was told that she would have to move to a smaller apartment to keep her housing subsidy.