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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).

Submit below.


Ezio's back in business with new barbershop

Ezio's back in business with new barbershop

Ezio Metallo reopens after Queen Street East fire destroyed his downtown barbershop just two months ago
A different kind of tattoo <b>(5 photos)</b>

A different kind of tattoo (5 photos)

Kelley Westlake, Sault veteran, has had her share of personal health battles; local artist airbrushes her prosthetic limb
Wendylynn prepares to make huge sacrifice

Wendylynn prepares to make huge sacrifice

Sault woman to donate a kidney; says ‘I believe I was put on the planet to help people’
When a group of Sault women dressed up like men, started a club <b>(6 photos)</b>

When a group of Sault women dressed up like men, started a club (6 photos)

87 years after its formation, Sault’s Elettra Marconi Ladies Society keeps giving back to community, preserving Italian culture
Self-acknowledgement can be a very empowering exercise, says award recipient <b>(3 photos)</b>

Self-acknowledgement can be a very empowering exercise, says award recipient (3 photos)

Karen Bird presented with ATHENA award at Women in Business Breakfast
VIDEO: Karate chops and cheeseburgers

VIDEO: Karate chops and cheeseburgers

Rudy Timmerman still practising, teaching martial arts; all funds from new club go to helping Royal Canadian Legion Branch 25 deliver services to veterans
Tree planting has its benefits. Just ask Trent.

Tree planting has its benefits. Just ask Trent.

Echo Bay farmer Trent Massey, undaunted by disability, enjoys the outdoors, gets recognized for large scale tree planting
VIDEO: First time curlers hit the ice

VIDEO: First time curlers hit the ice

Sault Community Career Centre helps introduce curling to refugees attempting to adapt to Canada
VIDEO: Grand View brings in 1,001 cans of food for local shelter

VIDEO: Grand View brings in 1,001 cans of food for local shelter

The Grade 2 class brought in the most and were awarded a pizza party
Sault-area missionaries safe after leaving strife-torn Haiti

Sault-area missionaries safe after leaving strife-torn Haiti

Mark and Della-Marie Caccamo exhausted, relaxing after passing numerous blockades