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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.


Father Time has not slowed down local golfer Don Martone

Father Time has not slowed down local golfer Don Martone

Martone preparing for this weekend's Root River Open, but also has eye on a record this Labour Day
Sault company steps in to save Algoma district Meals on Wheels program

Sault company steps in to save Algoma district Meals on Wheels program

Pandemic bringing back sense of 'neighbourhood and belonging,' administrator says
Closed amid pandemic, police resource centre leaves hole, says John Howard official

Closed amid pandemic, police resource centre leaves hole, says John Howard official

There are no indications as to when the Gore Street facility, which has been hailed for its approach to social issues, will reopen
Rainbow Camp organizer needs help to make virtual version happen this summer

Rainbow Camp organizer needs help to make virtual version happen this summer

In light of COVID-19 restrictions, organizers have moved to an online format to provide 2SLGBTW youth with an inclusive and safe space this summer
When the COVID-19 crisis hit, Tyler Onofrio's cosmetics company went into overdrive

When the COVID-19 crisis hit, Tyler Onofrio's cosmetics company went into overdrive

Hand sanitizer production has put OC Hair Bath & Body Co. on the front line of the COVID-19 fight
Sault native travels the world, test drives latest vehicles, gets paid for it

Sault native travels the world, test drives latest vehicles, gets paid for it

Alisa Priddle calls job as Motor Trend editor ‘the icing on the cake’
COVID-19 tough on food suppliers, but could lead to boost in local marketing, say experts

COVID-19 tough on food suppliers, but could lead to boost in local marketing, say experts

A major issue is the restaurant industry, which buys a lot of local food
It’s about providing inspiration and having fun for singer Vince Boschi

It’s about providing inspiration and having fun for singer Vince Boschi

Local singer songwriter wrote, recorded and created a video for a song about social distancing
This is how community gardens grow post-COVID lockdown <b>(8 photos)</b>

This is how community gardens grow post-COVID lockdown (8 photos)

Common Ground Emmanuel Community Garden had a late start, but things are now growing smoothly, says garden team member
Kim Bonnell still head over heels for her first love — gymnastics

Kim Bonnell still head over heels for her first love — gymnastics

Local gymnastics coach helping others achieve the success she once strived for