110 K for tourism via FedNor


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February 22, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following press release from the office of Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan.

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Banned book scavenger hunt


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February 13, 2024

Celebrate your Freedom to Read at Sault Ste. Marie Public Library. All during this month of February, all are invited to participate in the library’s banned book scavenger hunt.

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Sunken ship found in U.P.


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February 12, 2024

Shipwreck hunters have discovered a merchant ship that sank in Lake Superior in 1940, taking its captain with it, during a storm off Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Associated Press has reported.

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Canadian military history


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February 6, 2024

Sault Ste. Marie Public Library and its archives department will highlight Private Edwin Durham’s first World War collection later this month.

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Amped Up In Flames


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February 5, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media relative to a student run musical showcase via the music department at Superior Heights Collegiate.

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Message from Low and Slow


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February 2, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following information from the good folks from the Low and Slow eatery in the Sault’s downtown.

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Coldest Night of the Year


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February 1, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from St. Vincent Place relative to its annual Coldest Night Of The Year event.

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All in the Italian famiglia


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January 25, 2024

Two Sault Ste. Marie born and raised Italian cousins recently partnered to keep tradition, family ties and local downtown gem City Meat Market alive.

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Take a bow, Krista Nolan


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January 18, 2024

Downtown Sault Ste. Marie business owner Krista Nolan is the epitome of hard work that translates into success and acknowledgement. Nolan, who routinely starts her day before 6 a.m. and works well into the evening, is the hands-on owner of Mane Street Co., which operates a hair salon, a women’s fitness centre, bar and cafe, and an event centre — all located in the same building at 626 Queen St. E.

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New VP at the PUC


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January 16, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from PUC Services relative to its new vice president.

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Positive energy from FBFM


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January 11, 2024

Sault Business Matters has received the following information from the good folks at Fit Bodies.Fit Minds relative to some upcoming programs. FBFM is located in the Sault’s downtown.

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Soo Sings For Kids


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January 10, 2024

Tickets are on sale for Soo Sings for Kids to be presented on Wednesday, May 15. Since 2013, Soo Sings for Kids, a workplace glee competition, has raised more than $150,000 for local children’s charities.

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All about Crime Stoppers


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January 3, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following feature story was written as a special to Sault Business Matters by staff of the local area Crime Stoppers group.

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LSSU banished words list


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January 1, 2024

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Lake Superior State University relative to its annual ‘banished words list.’

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Plan for a safe ride home


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December 31, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the Ontario Provincial Police relative to reminding everyone to arrange a safe ride home tonight if you will be celebrating New Year’s Eve with alcohol beverages.

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Medal of Merit recipients


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December 30, 2023

Sault Ste. Marie’s Medal of Merit Selection Committee has chosen Dr. Chelene Christine Hanes and David Orazietti as recipients of the 2023 Medal of Merit.

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Something for our war vets


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December 21, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan relative to the federal government further acknowledging those veterans who served Canada in times of war.

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FedNor funding for Trucor


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December 19, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan.

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Council cuts Crime Stoppers


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December 18, 2023

Initiated by Ward 3 councillor Angela Caputo and supported by Ward 2 councillor Lisa Vezeau-Allen, Sault Ste. Marie City Council subsequently voted to cut its annual grant of $25,000 to the local chapter of Crime Stoppers.

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Community Recovery Fund


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December 13, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan relative to the Community Services Recovery Fund.

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Affordable dental care plan


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December 11, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan relative to the federal government’s affordable dental plan.

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Football at Sault College


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December 8, 2023

Touchdown! Sault College is expanding its varsity athletics program to include football. The addition is effective the 2025 season.

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Meet Santa … take a photo!


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December 7, 2023

HO! HO! HO! This is your chance to meet Santa Claus. It will be happening this Saturday, December 9. See below for details.

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Here’s to City Meat Market


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December 5, 2023

It is with great pride and excitement that Sault Business Matters further shares the news that City Meat Market has officially been sold to a trio of long standing residents of Sault Ste. Marie who have been working alongside former owners John and Rosina Bruni to ensure the transition goes smoothly.

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City Meat Market is sold


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December 4, 2023

An institution in the Sault’s downtown, the popular City Meat Market has been sold, Sault Business Matters has confirmed.

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DaVinci Teeth Whitening


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December 4, 2023

I recently had a chance to experience my first teeth whitening session with DaVinci Teeth Whitening and will definitely be back. 

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Tazzi’s Cafe in the downtown


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November 28, 2023

Tazzi’s Cafe, located at 478 Queen Street East in the Sault’s downtown, is a place where you can expect to find a casual dining experience that is sure to please the taste buds while you enjoy some friendly conversation with Joe, Grace and staff. 

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Mountain Maple Cabins


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November 27, 2023

Have you ever wanted to escape to the tranquility of nature, be able to access hiking trails including the Voyageur Trail, cross country ski or snowshoe in the winter?  Or maybe you also want to boat, canoe or kayak with access to the Prince Township marina mere minutes away while not having to travel a great distance from Sault Ste. Marie? 

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Strive Visionary Awards


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November 20, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the Strive Young Professionals Group relative to its upcoming annual visionary awards gala.

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Christmas card competition


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November 17, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the City of Sault Ste. Marie for what it is calling the Mayor’s Christmas Card Competition.

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Feature: Hurley Repair


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November 13, 2023

It was through a co-worker that I was introduced to Michael Hurley, owner/operator of Hurley Repair, who decided to start his own business after working for other companies. 

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Whisky Barrel open every day!


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November 12, 2023

Hello Sault Business Matters fans! Are you struggling to find a great place for great food and drinks on a Sunday or Monday? Fear not … we have the solution!

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Launch of the Downtown Plaza


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November 10, 2023

The heart of the Sault’s downtown is about to be activated with entertainment and festivities. That is, the City of Sault Ste. Marie is preparing to launch programming at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, November 16, at 5:30 p.m. to coincide with the Downtown Association’s annual Tree Lighting and Moonlight Magic event.

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‘Grow the Sault’ public meetings


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November 9, 2023

This is your chance to help grow Sault Ste. Marie via a series of publication information meetings on November 14, 15 and 16.

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Community Services Fund


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November 8, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Sault MP Terry Sheehan relative to local recipients of the Community Services Recovery Fund.

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Kiwanis Christmas Concert


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November 7, 2023

Kiwanis Club of Lakeshore returns with its fifth annual “Old Time Christmas Concert”, to be held on Saturday, Nov. 25, at Central United Church, which is located at 160 Spring St. in the Sault’s downtown area.

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MYAC seeks new members


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November 6, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the City of Sault Ste. Marie relative to the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council.

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Help for Thessalon Fire Dept.


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November 3, 2023

THESSALON — Enbridge Gas Inc. has confirmed the it is helping the local Thessalon Fire Department purchase firefighting training materials. The support is via the Safe Community Project Assist, which is a program with the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council that supplements existing training for Ontario volunteer and composite fire departments in the communities where Enbridge Gas operates.

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Superior Adult Learning


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November 1, 2023

Superior Adult Learning is helping local small businesses in Sault Ste Marie that have been struggling to hire and retain employees.

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March for a Veteran


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October 30, 2023

Attention local and area residents: If you wish to honour a veteran or a currently serving member of the Canadian or Allied forces on Remembrance Day here’s what you can do:

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Out of the attic sale


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October 26, 2023

St. Andrew’s United Church, located on the corner of East and Wellington streets in the Sault’s downtown area, will hold an Out of the Attic Sale this Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the church, 712 Wellington St. E.

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Algoma U and Queen E


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October 23, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Algoma University relative to the Queen Elizabeth scholarship program.

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Hallowe’en on Queen


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October 20, 2023

The Downtown Association is passing on a trick or treat message. That is, get ready for an exciting weekend in the Sault’s downtown on Saturday October 28, as the heart of the city will come alive with Hallowe’en on Queen.

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Sault Symphony European Tour


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October 17, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the Sault Symphony Orchestra relative to an upcoming event.

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AU thanks City of SSM


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October 11, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Algoma University relative to a special thank you to the City of Sault Ste. Marie.

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Meet the author event


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October 10, 2023

Author Palooza is coming to the Sault’s downtown library. It will take place at James L. McIntyre Centennial Library on Thursday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Cruising for a cause


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September 27, 2023

On September 22, local resident and yes, my kind hearted sister Debbie Romano, organized a private charter of the Miss Marie Boat Cruise as a fundraiser to support the local Alzheimer’s Society.

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Twin Sault joint meeting


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September 25, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release relative to a meeting that was held tonight between City Council and City Commission from Sault, Ontario and Sault, Michigan.

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New chief for Garden River


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September 20, 2023

Karen Bell of the Anishinabek Police Service has been voted in as the the new chief of Garden River First Nation following Tuesday’s election.

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Paul Mall Alley Project


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September 18, 2023

Attention all local artists. The Paul Mall Alley Display Project seeks to feature the work of six new visual artists throughout 2024 and 2025.

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AU and Indigenous Energy


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September 15, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Algoma University relative to a new partnership with Indigenous Clean Energy.

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AU and the Rhodes dinner


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September 12, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release relative to Algoma University’s annual John Rhodes Scholarship Dinner.

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Global skills at Algoma U


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September 11, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from Algoma University relative to the Global Skills Opportunity program.

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$1.5 million from FedNor


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September 6, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sault Business Matters has received the following media release from the office of Sault member of parliament Terry Sheehan.

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