All posts by Sault Business Matters Staff

Boiler Room pickup, takeout


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January 7, 2022

Looking to order food from the Boiler Room, the Mill Steakhouse or the Blockhouse Pub? We have the phone numbers for you. See below.

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Medal for Barbara Nolan


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January 4, 2022

Sault Ste. Marie’s Medal of Merit Selection Committee has confirmed its 2021 recipient as Barbara Nolan, an Indigenous role model and advocate who is recognized for her outstanding contributions to the community. 

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Modified version of Step 2


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January 3, 2022

Ontario is moving schools online for at least two weeks and temporarily closing indoor dining and gyms as it faces record-high case counts and rising hospitalizations linked to the Omicron variant.

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NY Eve takeout at Gliss


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December 30, 2021

A popular local eatery has confirmed its takeout menu and prices for New Year’s Eve. Gliss Restaurant, located on Spring Street in the Sault’s downtown, is now taking orders for New Year’s Eve via telephone, 705-759-0000. See below for a copy of the Gliss New Year’s Eve menu.

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Church closet will reopen


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December 24, 2021

The venerable closet at Central United Church is being restocked and will reopen in the new year on January 5, Sault Business Matters has confirmed.

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Sheehan applauds Bill C-3


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December 20, 2021

Sault Ste. Marie member of parliament Terry Sheehan, who is also the parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Labour, was pleased to see the recent passing of Bill C-3 in the House of Commons.

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Turco returns as HSCDSB chair


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December 15, 2021

The leadership of the board of trustees of the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board will remain the same for the next year.

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Good food at local school


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December 14, 2021

It is a likely notion that too many children start their school day on an empty stomach, whether they miss this vital meal simply because of a hectic morning schedule, or because there is not enough to eat at home. Thanks to a generous grant from the President’s Choice Children’s Charity, students at St. Francis French Immersion Catholic School in Sault Ste. Marie will have access to healthy breakfast options early in 2022.

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Message from Franzisi’s


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December 8, 2021

Franzisi’s Restaurant will be taking a pause in operations at its current Tancred/Wellington St. location effective January 1, 2022.

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Film Festival program list


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November 24, 2021

Sault Business Matters has been informed that the second annual Sault Film Festival is happening very soon. Of particular interest are the workshops that are part of the Festival that can also be purchased a la carte.

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Central United closet, baking


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November 24, 2021

The closet at Central United Church, located at 160 Spring St. in the Sault’s downtown, has a variety of Christmas décor as well as other gently used clothing and accessories, treasure items etc.

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Finding the calm at the library


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November 24, 2021

Sault Ste. Marie Public Library suggests the season is a good time to take advantage of a new program: Mindfulness Mondays at the Library.

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Sault smiles … at Moonlight Magic


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November 19, 2021

Moonlight Magic took over the Sault’s downtown on Thursday evening and despite the winter like weather, it was a happening place as stores, cafes and bars and other eateries, attracted a good number of locals, while maintaining social distancing.

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Win with the PUC!


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November 18, 2021

Sault Business Matters is pleased to share some great news from our local PUC Services Inc. It is news which is both great for the environment and offers locals who take part in this promotion a chance to win big!

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AU men win curling crown


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November 12, 2021

Soo Curling Club recently played host to the Northern Ontario Curling Association men’s and women’s provincial championships.

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Major curling event for Sault


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November 11, 2021

Sault Ste. Marie already has a good reputation for hosting major curling events. And its repute figures to receive a further boost as the host city for the upcoming Everest Canadian Seniors Curling Championships, which are slated for December 6-11 at the Community First Curling Centre.

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ARCH and the Machine Shop


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November 1, 2021

The Machine Shop has confirmed that it will be the host site for “Illuminate the Season with ARCH” on Thursday, November 18 through Sunday, November 21. The in-person celebration will bring together local businesses showcasing their talent, and dedication to not only the holiday season but support towards a local charity.

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Coming to the old Solo


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October 25, 2021

It looms as a boost for the downtown.

That is, the building that housed Solo Trattoria, a popular Mediterranean style restaurant in the Sault’s downtown which closed in January of 2020 after more than 12 years in business, will soon be home to a new eatery.

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A first for St. Mary’s Knights


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October 23, 2021

For the first time in their high school history, the St. Mary’s Knights have captured the aggregate title in the city’s Cross Country meet. Under ideal conditions at Hiawatha Kinsmen Park, the Knights recently captured division titles in the Novice and Junior Girls, and Novice Boys events to claim the championship.

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Free Halloween patrol from KC


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October 20, 2021

Exceptional community partners that they are, KC Security Services will be providing free neighbourhood patrols in Sault Ste. Marie during Halloween evening, Sault Business Matters has confirmed.

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Check this out at City Meat Market


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October 19, 2021

A friendly, neighbourhood grocery store, located on the corner of Queen and Pilgrim streets in the Sault’s downtown is the family owned and operated City Meat Market. See below how to order one of its variety package meat specials.

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Community partners, holiday season


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October 18, 2021

Mayor Christian Provenzano and the City of Sault Ste. Marie have confirmed the return of the Downtown Association’s Moonlight Magic initiatives including the annual Community Tree Lighting celebration.

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An evening at Hogwarts


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October 14, 2021

Sault Business Matters has received the following press release from the zany folks at Hogwarts.

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MPP will print proof of vaccine


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October 12, 2021

Sault member of provincial parliament Ross Romano has confirmed that his constituency office will print and laminate proof of vaccination certificates for constituents.

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Good news from our Legion


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October 8, 2021

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 25 of Sault Ste. Marie — a not-for-profit organization incorporated provincially under the laws of the Dominion of Canada — has announced a proposed development that will consist of a nine storey tower.

The proposed development will have 107 apartments of new housing project and new Branch facilities.

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Lucy Ro … on Spring Street


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September 29, 2021

In addition to its online store, Lucy Ro Clean Beauty is now open for in-person shopping at 117 Spring Street in the Sault’s downtown.

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Fall programs at FBFM


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September 28, 2021

Team FBFM (photo by Lee Anne Jarrett)

(EDITOR’S NOTE: We have this from the team at Fit Bodies. Fit Minds.)

Ready to get back in the gym and become a stronger version of you?

Here at Fit Bodies. Fit Minds., we’re offering a variety of programs this Fall to help you develop a strong body, balanced mind and a powerful life!

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Forty-Five Social is now open


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September 27, 2021

There is a gem of a new local business that has just opened on Spring Street in the Sault’s downtown.

Forty-Five Social opened its doors today. It will be open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Good news from Gliss!


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September 20, 2021

A popular local eatery that is located at 133 Spring Street in the Sault’s downtown is extending its days of operation, Sault Business Matters has confirmed.

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Forty-Five Social is hiring!


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September 13, 2021

New to the Sault’s downtown and opening soon, Forty-Five Social is looking to hire dedicated and enthusiastic team members who want to work in an environment based on respect for others and themselves.

Experience in retail clothing and handling cash is preferred but not mandatory. Smart Serve is necessary.

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Sault smiles … at the Sleep Inn


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September 12, 2021

Editor’s Note: A regular feature in which we share many of the smiles that help make the Sault a friendly place to do business.

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Treasures sale at Central United


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September 9, 2021

Central United Church, which is located at 160 Spring Street in the Sault’s downtown, will be holding a ‘Treasures Sale’ on Sept. 15, 16, 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day and a half-price sale on Sept 18 from 9 a.m to noon.

See below for further details.

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Photograph the downtown!


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September 8, 2021

Calling all photographers and shutterbugs! You are invited to capture the Sault’s downtown in a photo contest.

The Downtown Association, in partnership with Camera Craft, is hosting a photography contest.

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Downtown Street Party is back!


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September 1, 2021

The Downtown Association will be holding a street party this Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. in the Sault’s downtown.

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Liberals new housing plan


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August 26, 2021

Justin Trudeau and Terry Sheehan

Sault Business Matters has received the following message from Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan and the federal Liberal Party of Canada.

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