When seven-year-old Quinn Callandar opened a lemonade stand in Pitt Meadows, B.C., last summer to raise money for his best friend’s surgery, he didn’t know his selfless act of love would also help a stranger in need.
Auschwitz has become a symbol of the horrors of the Holocaust, in which six million Jews were systematically killed. Friedman Ziegler, who lives in Thornhill, Ont., is among about 100 survivors who are returning to Poland this week to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Stuntman "Mad" Mike Hughes is planning to fly across the St. Lawrence River in a steam-powered rocket sometime this spring. The stunt has been tried once before – unsuccessfully, by Kenny Powers in 1979.