Manitoulin Brewing Co. introduces first beerFor the denizens of Manitoulin Island,
who flock to the popular vacation spot when the warm weather hits,
summer is filled with sun, lakes, barbecues — and now, a homegrown
beer.In June, Manitoulin Brewing Company
(MBC) launched its signature brew, Swingbridge Ale, joining the
growing number of independent craft brewers popping up across the
province. Reviews for the easy-drinking beer have been effusive, with
more than 21 restaurants and bars in the region now offering it on
Island man has been recognized for his work helping to establish Aboriginal tourism
in Ontario.Kevin Eshkawkogan,
CEO of M’Chigeeng-based Great Spirit Circle Trail, was bestowed the Tourism
Champion of the Year award during the annual Ontario Tourism Awards of
Excellence gala held...
Materials are on their way for the construction of a new mall in Elliot Lake. The steel is expected to arrive this weekend and phase two of the construction of a new 27,000-square-foot Foodland grocery store will commence shortly after.Elliot Lake has been without a one-stop shopping centre since t...
A deal with a Chinese company to process monazite in
Elliot Lake has fallen through for Pele Mountain Resources.Pele had until Sept. 30 to get support from the Chinese
government for its proposed joint venture with Sheng Kang Ning (SKN) Mining Investment
Co. Ltd., which would design, build and o...
The Town of Espanola will host a Business Resource
Showcase on Sept. 29 to connect local businesses with support and resources.The come-and-go event, being held at the Espanola
Regional Recreational Complex, will bring business owners, managers and sole
proprietors together with business support...