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Lights, Contests, Gifts – It’s December in Sault Ste. Marie

Posted on December 15th, 2015
Okay. I’ll admit it. When I heard the words Light Up the Soo for the first time a few years ago, a bevy of marijuana-related jokes came to mind. Immature? Yes. But here’s the thing – the joke’s on me because there is nothing more beautiful than twinkling holiday lights in Saul… read more..

Christmas (and Santa!) comes to Sault Ste. Marie

Posted on November 12th, 2015
In your fast-paced, technology-heavy life, don’t you find some of the most endearing moments are the simplest ones? If you’re like me, you are at your holiday happiest when doing something reminiscent of a childhood Christmas moment. Singing carols. Sipping hot cocoa. Searching fo… read more..

Ready for a Sault Ste. Marie Peepshow?

Posted on September 23rd, 2015
Don’t just steal a peek or pretend you don’t know what we’re talking about. You wouldn’t be the first person to head to upper Michigan for the kind of show you can’t experience close to home. But talk is cheap, so here’s a picture of the kind of rack you can hope to… read more..

Beer steins & running shoes: It’s a Sault Ste. Marie Saturday

Posted on September 2nd, 2015
I have a confession to make. I have never thought of myself as athletic. What does my confession have to do with someone flinging a beer keg? Easy. I have never thought of myself as athletic…until I discovered that on Sept. 26 in Sault Ste. Marie, competitive sports involve running a half marath… read more..

Those Lazy, Crazy, DOWNTOWN DAYS of Summer

Posted on July 23rd, 2015
Am I giving away my age if can sing along with Nat King Cole to Those Lazy Crazy Hazy Days of Summer? In truth – I learned it from watching Gilmore Girls. Know what else I love about that show? The small town of Stars Hollow always has some quirky, fun, unique festival going on. The same can be said for… read more..

A “Rendezvous” with History in Sault Ste. Marie

Posted on July 13th, 2015
Call it humbling. Or maybe thought-provoking. It may even feel like deja vu if you think you were an explorer or fur trader in a previous life. The feeling differs from person to person but the outcome is the same: it’s just plain awesome to walk the same shores of the St. Marys River settled by Eur… read more..

Engineer’s Weekend in Sault Ste. Marie

Posted on June 11th, 2015
“What was your favorite part of our vacation?” That question floats easily off the tongue toward anyone with whom I’ve traveled near or far. Secretly – I only ask it so they’ll ask me in return! I’m chomping at the bit to relive every minute and the most memorable vacations….those are t… read more..

Don’t Lose That Pullar Feeling

Posted on April 20th, 2015
We’re pleased to share that Saturday April 18, 2015 the Pullar Stadium moved on to Phase II of the Kraft Hockeyville USA contest! The Hockeyville prize of $150,000 for the stadium and the chance to host a preseason NHL game on home ice would be an enormous boost for the Sault Ste. Marie community… read more..