The person who drives the Boomer Buggy does not need a drivers’ licence. It is meant to be driven on the sidewalk or the road if there are no sidewalks. — submitted photo

CRABTREE: The Boomer Buggy

People have always needed a way to get around when they couldn’t walk. First, wheels on a simple chair, then larger wheels that allowed a person to self-propel and now space age technology is used to build light, strong wheelchairs that allow Paralympic athletes to play fast-paced games and race.

Letters: Concise provincial statement required

As a retired elementary school principal, I believe teacher comments on report cards are quite important. The comment section of a child’s report card is a splendid opportunity for teachers to carefully synthesize their assessment instruments and report student progress to parents in a detailed, meaningful and professional manner.