June, 2012 DDA meeting rescheduled

NOTICE The Sault Ste. Marie Downtown Development Authority meeting for the month of June, 2012 has been rescheduled to Friday, June 15th at 8:00am. The meeting will take place at City Hall, 225 E. Portage, in the City Commission Chambers located on the 3rd floor.

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Nails #2 opens downtown!

Nails #2 has recently opened at 810 Ashmun Street, across the road from Parker’s ACE Hardware. Nails #2 is owned by partners Dan Nguyen and Thu Bui, who have recently relocated to Sault Ste. Marie from the Dallas, Texas area. They both moved up to this area to be near...

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Please welcome new clothing store Hidden Treasures!

Sault Ste. Marie, MI, May 2nd 2012: April Brueggeman moved to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from Lansing a few years ago, and fell in love with the Sault Ste. Marie area. However, she felt that if there was anything the area lacked, it was a wider variety of clothing...

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Alpha Theta Omega

Alpha Theta Omega

Alpha Theta Omega is a local sorority, who devotes their time to fundraising for breast cancer awareness. Alpha Theta Omega donated $1,000 to Susan G Komen, and donated $1,000 to our local health department this past year. The Chippewa County Health Department aids...

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Soo Theatre Project

Soo Theatre Project

534 Ashmun Street Phone: (906) 632-1930 Website: www.sootheatre.org/ The Soo Theatre Poject, Inc. mission is to enrich the quality of life in our area by brining talented entertainers, local artists, and quality events to the historic Soo Theatre stage. STARS (Soo...

Historic Churches

Historic Churches

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan is home to a number of beautiful, historic churches dating back to the 1800s. The following churches offer visitors a chance to learn about their history and tour their buildings: Central United Methodist Church Holy Name of Mary Catholic...

Alberta House

Alberta House

219 Ferris Street Phone: (906)635-1312 Website Facebook The Alberta House Arts Center has been in operation since 1987, and houses large, multimedia exhibits of the best that area artists and craftsmen have to offer. The Alberta House also operates a gift shop that...

Farmer’s Market

Farmer’s Market

The Sault Ste. Marie Farmers' Market brings the farmers to our community so you know the people that grow your food. The Sault Ste. Marie Farmers' Market brings you farm fresh "better then organic" produce, eggs, inspected pasture poultry, local meats (including...

Shipwreck Society

Shipwreck Society

400 W. Portage Ave Phone: (906) 635-1742 Website: www.shipwreckmuseum.com/historic-u.s.-weather-bureau-building-30/ Today, the Historic 1899 U.S. Weather Bureau Building in Sault Ste. Marie is the administrative office home of the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical...

Historic Water Street

Historic Water Street

The historic homes on the Water Street Historic Block are operated through a cooperative effort between the Chippewa County Historical Society, the Sault Historic Sites, and the City of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Artifacts in the homes are from the collections of the...

River of History Museum

River of History Museum

531 Ashmun Street Phone: (906) 632-1999 Website: http://www.saulthistoricsites.com/river-of-history-museum The River of History Museum illustrates the complete history of this culturally-important river and its people – from the days of glaciers through the 20th...

The Tower of History

The Tower of History

326 E. Portage Avenue Phone: (906) 632-3658 Toll Free: (888) 744-7867 Website: http://www.saulthistoricsites.com/ Panoramic views of international proportion are found atop three viewing platforms at the Tower of History. Step onto the open air decks or glassed...

The Kemp Marina

The Kemp Marina

471 E. Water Street Phone: (906) 635-7082 Website: http://www.saulthistoricsites.com/ The Kemp Coal Dock Office was built in 1904 by Sault businessman George Kemp. He owned all of the waterfront property between the Edison power house and the Coast Guard station. In...