Sault museum seeks input


Following is an edited version of a press release sent to Sault Business Matters from the Sault Ste. Marie Museum.

The Sault Ste. Marie museum is launching an ongoing project that seeks community input on experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic and hopes for the community’s future.

Re-creating the community is the Museum’s newest project that strives to involve collaboration with individuals and organizations in Sault Ste. Marie and the Algoma District to help it reflect on and preserve this historical moment.

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Battle of Atlantic ceremony


The grounds of the Sault’s Royal Canadian Legion Branch 25 was the site of a social distance ceremony today that honoured soldiers who served in the Battle of the Atlantic during World War 2.

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Online vendor event


Angela Romano
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April 30, 2020

Sault Business Matters is pleased to announce that local entrepreneur Amanda Holmberg of Amanda’s Reading Corner — she is also a local “gelmoment” vendor — has organized a local online vendor shopping event for this weekend.

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Happy Easter from us


Sault Business Matters Staff
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April 12, 2020

On this blessed and significant day, Sault Business Matters would like to say ‘Happy Easter’ to our many advertisers and our thousands of weekly readers and visitors.

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Great Lakes … great movies


Sault Business Matters Staff
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April 4, 2020

The resilient Soo Film Festival is slated to return to the Michigan Sault’s downtown for a seventh year from Sept. 10-20 of this year.

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Let’s show national pride


Angela Romano
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April 1, 2020

Tamar Ford, owner of Tamar’s Trends flower shop, located in the Sault’s downtown, would like fellow business owners and friends to display the Canadian flag as we fight COVID-19.

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Social distancing happy hour


Sault Business Matters Staff
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March 26, 2020

Local radio station Eagle 95.1 plans to use social media to try to bring music and beer lovers together for a virtual ‘happy hour’ on Friday from 5-7 p.m.

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Message from Central United


Sault Business Matters Staff
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March 18, 2020

With the well-being of its congregation, staff and the community in mind, Central United Church — which is located in the Sault’s downtown, on the corner of Spring and Albert streets — has relayed the following message.

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Local NDP speaker series


Sault Business Matters Staff
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March 2, 2020

The Sault’s provincial and federal New Democratic Party riding associations are inviting the public to the first event of their new speaker series, which will be held this Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Soup Kitchen Community Center.

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Spring fling at Homespun


Angela Romano
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March 2, 2020

Homespun Treasures, located at 762 Queen Street E. in the Sault’s downtown, is holding a spring fling event on Tuesday from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m.

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You like Scottish folk music?


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 29, 2020

IRON BRIDGE — North Sea Gas, which is a Scottish folk band, will appear here on Sunday, June 14, Sault Business Matters has confirmed. A village of 630 residents, Iron Bridge is located about 70 miles east of the Sault.

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Eagle on the ice block


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 23, 2020

Our friends in the Michigan Sault recently held their annual downtown winter ice festival complete with works of art, carvings and the so-called Penguin Parade.

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It is chess … no less


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 20, 2020

Like playing chess? Or, you never have and want to? Well, Sault Business Matters would like to pass some chess information along.

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Local poet signs up


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 16, 2020

Self-styled local author and poet Alex Chornyj read from his recently-published book on Saturday afternoon at the James L. McIntyre Centennial Library.

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Open on Family Day …


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 14, 2020

The Ermatinger-Clergue national historic site — which contains the Old Stone House and the Clergue Blockhouse — will be open on Family Day, complete with activities, Sault Business Matters has confirmed.

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Alex the poet at the library


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 10, 2020

The public is invited to join local author Alex Chornyj this Saturday from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. at the James L. McIntyre Centennial Library in the Sault’s downtown for an afternoon of poetry reading.

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Wellness workshop at FBFM


Angela Romano
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February 6, 2020

Fit Bodies Fit Minds, which is located in the Sault’s downtown, will be hosting a wellness workshop on Thursday, February 27 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

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Pancakes, sausage, church


Sault Business Matters Staff
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February 5, 2020

Central United Church, located at 160 Spring St. in the Sault’s downtown, will be hosting a pancake and sausage supper on Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

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Healing Loft wellness retreat


Angela Romano
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January 22, 2020

The Healing Loft, which is located at 719 Queen St. E. in the Sault’s downtown, will be offering a two-day wellness retreat, Sault Business Matters has learned.

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Pancakes, pasta at the Legion


Sault Business Matters Staff
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January 21, 2020

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 25 has both a pancake breakfast and pasta supper coming up at its Great Northern Rd. location.

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Cast of the Addams Family


Sault Business Matters Staff
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January 15, 2020

We have the names of the local actors who will be a part of the iconic Addams Family when the play hits the local stage in late April through early May of this year.

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Skate Ontario local winners


Sault Business Matters Staff
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January 13, 2020

As part of its super series event, Skate Ontario played host to a recent competition in Sault Ste. Marie. And at that, 34 skaters represented the Sault-based, Lake Superior Figure Skating Club.

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Addams Family audition


Sault Business Matters Staff
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December 16, 2019

Want to be a member of the iconic Addams Family? Well, the Musical Comedy Guild of the Sault will soon be holding auditions for The Addams Family, the Musical.

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Tidings of comfort and joy


Sault Business Matters Staff
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December 6, 2019

Cantation, women singing together, is a celebration of the mature female voices in the Sault singing in harmony. Through camaraderie, they strive to foster a supportive environment for personal and musical growth.

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Very Merry, Reilly, Michael


Sault Business Matters Staff
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December 2, 2019

Reilly Nelson, voice and Michael Shannon, piano are slated to present A Very Merry Christmas at St. Luke’s Cathedral, 160 Brock St. in the Sault’s downtown on Friday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m.

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Hope via Blue Christmas


Sault Business Matters Staff
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November 26, 2019

To be sure, the holiday season can be hard for those whose hearts are hurting. To that end, Blue Christmas is a gentle, contemplative service for those carrying pain or loss during this season of celebration.

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Moonlight Magic photo shoot


Sault Business Matters Staff
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November 22, 2019

A bit of drizzle and a dash of fog did not dampen the spirits of hundreds of locals who took to the Sault’s downtown on Thursday for the annual Moonlight Magic festivities.

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