Doug Ford shows leadership


Randy Russon
By
March 31, 2020

It is no longer just a campaign slogan. Flexing strength and the ability to govern and work with others as a true leader, Ontario Premier Doug Ford is showing that he really is “for the people.”

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Ford commends Trudeau


Randy Russon
By
March 24, 2020

As we are in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis that is affecting all of us, it is truly inspiring when government leaders from different political parties are publicly supportive of one another.

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Feature: Homespun Treasures


Angela Romano
By
March 9, 2020

For all intents and purposes, Homespun Treasures, the rustic, homey, country, quaint store located in the Sault’s downtown, was never really supposed to happen in its current format.  

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Feature: Kendall Barban, lawyer


Angela Romano
By
February 25, 2020

On the day I met with local lawyer Kendall Barban of O’Neill DeLorenzi Nanne Barristers & Solicitors, I was immediately struck by how personable and friendly she is, much like her law clerk, Sandy Holmberg, who had reached out to me regarding advertising here on Sault Business Matters

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Feature: The Croatian Corner


Angela Romano
By
February 19, 2020

Anyone who follows me on social media knows that this Italian girl loves her food. But I also love to let everyone else know about all of the Sault’s amazing places to eat and shop at.

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Feature: Amanda’s Reading Corner


Angela Romano
By
February 18, 2020

It was just the other day that I finally met the founder of Amanda’s Reading Corner, Amanda Holmberg, in person after corresponding with her for the last few months, coincidentally on something completely different, a Facebook page she had created when seeing the need for it, called ‘Things to do in the Soo’.  

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Croatian community history


Sault Business Matters Staff
By
February 16, 2020

The Sault’s Croatian community has a long, gritty and vibrant history. To be sure, the first Croatian immigrants arrived in the Sault area in the early 1900s.

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Feature: Stackburger


Angela Romano
By
February 9, 2020

Here’s a fact you may be surprised to learn about the owner of Stackburger, which is located on Spring St., in the Sault’s downtown.

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Feature: Yes! It Fits


Angela Romano
By
February 4, 2020

The other day, I shared a post on my Facebook page regarding new tankini arrivals at Yes! It Fits — and the comments under my post ranged from “excellent products and lovely service” to “superb service and excellent quality.”

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Feature: Tamar’s Trends


Angela Romano
By
February 3, 2020

One thing that will immediately strike you about flower shop owner Tamar Ford is just how very easy it is to have a conversation with her. You quickly feel at ease, comfortable, and know that you are in for an easy, uncomplicated, and enjoyable shopping experience.  

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Feature: MVMT Yoga


Angela Romano
By
January 27, 2020

Tucked away in the basement of the Healing Arts Centre on Bruce St., you will find one of the Sault’s newest yoga studios. But rest assured, this is not your typical run of the mill studio! MVMT Yoga opened in November of 2018 and its name is inspired by owner Cara Russon’s firm belief that movement is medicine — and it truly is. 

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Feature: Creative Nest Studio


Angela Romano
By
January 16, 2020

It was approximately five years ago that Diana Petainen took a leap of faith and followed her heart to pursue a very different career path.

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Classic hits, Eagle 95.1


Sault Business Matters Staff
By
January 14, 2020

There is no shortage of quality radio stations in the Twin Sault market. And a relatively new kid on the block, broadcasting out of the Michigan Sault, is Eagle 95.1.

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Huron Broadcasting, 1978


Randy Russon
By
January 12, 2020

I was recently forwarded a photocopy of an old program from 1978 that featured a number of advertisements promoting Huron Broadcasting, which was in existence as a Sault media powerhouse circa 1976 to 1990.

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Try a wood-fired calzone or …


Randy Russon
By
January 10, 2020

Checked out, for the first time, the relatively new Steamfitters Lounge, which is located in the Machine Shop building on Huron St. in the Sault’s west end.

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Feature: Fit Bodies. Fit Minds


Angela Romano
By
January 7, 2020

The goal of Fit Bodies. Fit Minds is what appears on the surface to be a simple one — to inspire you to move!  However, as we all know, the motivation to get started and commit to movement in any form can be intimidating, nerve wracking, even anxiety producing for some.

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