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Local College Student Persuades School To Update Well-Known Sign

The blue and white wheel chair design on a handicapped parking sign or where a facility is wheelchair accessible is well known, but not active enough for 22-year-old Chris Yang.

04/19/2014

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Police: 2nd Suspect In Assault, Robbery Of Wheelchair-Bound Upper Darby Man In Custody

Upper Darby police say a second suspect allegedly involved in the robbery and assault of a Delaware County man in a wheelchair is now behind bars facing numerous charges.

08/02/2012

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VIDEO: Wheelchair-Bound Man Beaten, Robbed In Upper Darby

Police in Delaware County are searching for one of two suspects who were caught on surveillance video assaulting and robbing a wheelchair-bound man inside his apartment.

07/30/2012

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Suspect In Fatal Hit And Run Of Wheelchair-Bound Woman Turns Herself In

Tiffany Reeves, 29, of Elsmere, New Castle County turned herself in Friday. State police had issued an arrest warrant for Reeves in connection with the crash that killed 58-year-old Edith McFarland.

04/07/2012

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PPA Requiring 300 City Cabs To Be Wheelchair-Accessible By End Of The Year

The Philadelphia Parking Authority says it will require that 300 taxicabs in the city be wheelchair-accessible by the end of 2012 and it will choose the 300 through a lottery. Cab owners are less than thrilled.

01/20/2012

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Handicapped Montgomery County Woman Promotes Boundless Opportunities

A Montgomery County woman whose life took an unexpected turn has made it her mission to change the lives of other women.

12/30/2011

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Elderly Man In Motorized Wheelchair Fatally Struck By Car In Bensalem

An elderly suburban Philadelphia man is dead after police say his motorized wheelchair was struck while he crossed a busy roadway.

10/21/2011

Access Denied: Philadelphia Has No Handicapped-Accessible Taxis

A local cab company says it’s willing to provide handicapped-accessible taxis, but it’s waiting for permission from the Philadelphia Parking Authority.

09/26/2011

Stigall Show Log 7.15.11

Chris talks to CBS 3′s Chris May about his interview with President Obama, Daily News Columnist Will Bunch on CEO pay and State Representative Mike Turzai about his bill to privatize liquor sales.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/15/2011

Philadelphia Parking Authority To Get New Fleet Of Ford Taxis

The Philadelphia Parking Authority has approved a new taxi manufactured by the Ford Motor Company in the U.S. but no word yet on when you will see one on Philly’s streets.

04/30/2011

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3-On Your Side: Wheelchair Problem Solved

Imagine having to depend on an unreliable wheelchair to get around. It’s a problem Howard Mattson, who suffers from a rare muscle disease, has been battling for a long time. He rarely leaves his house, since it’s falling apart.

03/08/2011

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Man In Wheelchair Struck And Killed By Train In Center City

Philadelphia police and CSX rail police are investigating an unusual early morning pedestrian fatality on the CSX tracks along the Schuylkill River behind the Park Towne Apartments.

03/06/2011

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3 On Your Side: A Christmas Wish Come True

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s supposed to be a joyous time of year, but for one South Jersey man, it’s been a struggle to simply get out of his own house. The man’s one holiday wish […]

12/23/2010

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Custom-Made Wheelchair Stolen From Mount Airy Boy

Philadelphia police are searching for heartless criminals who stole from a disabled boy. Someone took the one thing that allowed the boy to play basketball, a custom-made wheelchair.

09/28/2010