Special Olympics Of New Jersey Torch Run Returns To Jersey CityThe run helps raise money, and this year, it also raised some spirits.
Record-Breaking Special Olympian Honored On Long IslandAngel Athenas is a five foot tall wonder woman, with strength of body, spirit and Olympic gold, CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reported.
Bronx Preschoolers Hold Special Winter OlympicsA group of Bronx preschoolers are getting a chance to show off their athletic skills in a very creative way.
Swimmers Take The 'Polar Plunge' To Help The Special OlympicsScantily clad participants raced in and out of the water at Glen Island State Park as part of the “Freezin' for a Reason" event.
Unique Basketball Program Lets Students With Special Needs Play With PeersMarch Madness continues with the Final Four in college basketball. Meanwhile, a high school team in New Jersey is gearing up for one of its biggest tournaments of the year.
Athletes Compete In Special Olympics Fall Classic On Long IslandFrom bocce, to softball, to soccer, and cross country, over 400 athletes competed in Hicksville for the Fall Classic.
3,500 Athletes Set To Compete As Special Olympics Open In New Jersey As the opening ceremony of Special Olympics USA Games is held Sunday at the Prudential Center in Newark, Fredericks, a gold medalist in 2010, is looking to capture more glory -- and prove his doubters wrong.
New York City Council Seeks To Abolish The 'R-Word'The New York City Council has announced plans to banish the use of the expression “mentally retarded” from all official documents and Web sites.
Gold Medal Speed Skater Apolo Ohno Running In NYC Marathon For Special OlympicsMark Messier isn't the only skater running in this year's New York City Marathon.
New York Yankees Bring HOPE Week To Cerebral Palsy Patient On Staten IslandOn Staten Island, a young woman is not letting her serious conditions hold her back from helping those in need, and now the Bronx Bombers have come to help her.