Ziplining, paintball great for teambuildingIf you show up at Treetop Adventures,
ready to fly through the trees on a zipline, or shoot a round of
paintball with colleagues, you’re advised to check your ego at the
door. Fostering team cohesion only works if everyone remembers the
Sault-area outfit’s adopted motto: “the collective ego is greater
than the individual ego.”Established five years ago in Goulais
River on the family farm, Cindy and Murray Joseph and their three
kids host visitors who come looking for adventure in all fou...
A private member’s bill is seeking to reinstate the spring
bear hunt in Northern Ontario.On Oct. 8, Bill Mauro, MPP for Thunder Bay-Atikokan,
introduced a private member’s bill that, if passed, would introduce an open
season from April 15 to June 15.The spring bear hunt was estimated to have gen...
Thunder Bay is trolling for business
partners to help finance, operate, and find a hockey team for its
proposed arena and convention centre.The third stage of planning is underway
for a $106-million downtown waterfront facility that would handle the
city's growing conference business and replac...
Event organizers looking to bring a
fresh take to meetings and workshops have a unique new option in the
Vale Living With Lakes Centre at Laurentian University in Sudbury.Perched on the shore of Lake Ramsey,
the centre offers a scenic alternative to break up the monotony of
boardrooms and meeti...
Preparing a menu for an upcoming
reception of 192 people wasn’t the least bit intimidating to Rhonda
Bill.The owner of A Fine Fit Catering and
Consulting was “up for the challenge” of cooking for a wedding
party inside an unusual setting of a barn hayloft on a Thunder Bay
area farm this summer...