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Great Stories

Do you know someone with a great story? We want to share it!

Everyone knows a great person with a great story. So, our concept is simple. Find amazing people in our community with great stories to tell and share those stories with everyone else.

We are looking for heroes, philanthropists, innovators, volunteers, good neighbours, visionaries, donors, adventurers, veterans or anyone you think is a great person with a unique story.

Submit a short summary that includes the name of the person and the story you think we should highlight. Give us your name and contact info as well as the contact for the person you want us to write about (or he best person to contact that can tell their story).

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Sault’s Sam Milito wants you to give blood; will get you food if you donate

Sault’s Sam Milito wants you to give blood; will get you food if you donate

Only a fraction of those who can donate blood do so; Sault man would like to see young people get involved and donate
Rock on at the Davey Home!

Rock on at the Davey Home!

Songs for Seniors program enables residents to relive old memories, break through walls of dementia
Sault native now an award-winning Toronto architect <b>(6 photos)</b>

Sault native now an award-winning Toronto architect (6 photos)

Luc Bouliane still visits family in Sault and cheers on the Greyhounds
Sault hairstylist awarded for community work <b>(2 photos)</b>

Sault hairstylist awarded for community work (2 photos)

Olivia Braido has provided free haircuts for Neighbourhood Resource Centre clients for two years; tells clients ‘be safe, I love you’
VIDEO: How a family has turned hardship into a helping hand

VIDEO: How a family has turned hardship into a helping hand

A story of how a five-and-a-half pound baby requiring open heart surgery inspired a foundation to help local families in similar circumstances
Seniors thrilled to curl with Grade 1 children <b>(8 photos)</b>

Seniors thrilled to curl with Grade 1 children (8 photos)

Children, seniors meet and learn from each other; Kiwedin Public School Grade 1 pupils visit Ontario Finnish Resthome residents twice a month for indoor curling, other activities in special intergenerational program
Former Sault resident appears on Dragons’ Den; gets financial backing for his beer

Former Sault resident appears on Dragons’ Den; gets financial backing for his beer

‘Dragon lady’ Minhas agrees to ‘Partake’ with Ted Fleming
Local denturist brings smiles to the less fortunate <b>(8 photos)</b>

Local denturist brings smiles to the less fortunate (8 photos)

Tim Berkenbosch loves his work and recently travelled to Jamaica to provide free dentures for those in need
Brutal attack changes man's life - for worse and better

Brutal attack changes man's life - for worse and better

Sault native Greg Noack tells story of brain injury; now works with brain injury patients as a rehabilitation therapist
Local club celebrates 70th anniversary; sketch by well-known Sault actor on Sault Museum’s wall <b>(9 photos)</b>

Local club celebrates 70th anniversary; sketch by well-known Sault actor on Sault Museum’s wall (9 photos)

Algoma Art Society’s 70th anniversary exhibit on display at Sault Ste. Marie Museum until May 31; local art club has historic ties with iconic Group of Seven artists