May 14 2014 Edition

A walk in memory of the “little stars in heaven”

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Photo: Lise Lafond

The third annual Marche des Perséides was held on May 11, Mother's Day, when some 150 people walked in memory of the children who are now little stars in heaven.

The goal of the walk was to increase people's awareness of an organization that exists to help families who have lost a baby (whether because of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or other reasons).

13th Quebec trade skills competition prelude to the Nationals

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

From May 7 to 10, Compétences Québec hosted the largest trades competition in the province at the Centre de foires de Québec. The 13th Olympiades québécoises de la formation professionnelle et technique is a forum where students training in any of 36 trades can show their best skills over two days of gruelling tests.

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