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Sudbury photo: Best friends up for adoption

Kirsten Pereira, of Pet Save Sudbury, snuggles with Shadow, left, and his brother, Buddy, at Pet Save Sudbury in Lively, Ont. Pet Save is looking for a home for both dogs, preferably together, because they have formed a tight bond. The animals can be adopted separately, as long as the family already has another dog. For more information, call 705-692-3319. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Hitching a ride

Lisa Javor carries her dog, Molly, while going for a walk in Sudbury, Ont. on Wednesday August 26, 2020. Molly, who is visually impaired, sometimes needs to be carried during a walk because she will bump into things, and she can’t always walk very far because she is a senior dog. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Downtown roadwork continues

Roadwork continues on Elm Street in downtown Sudbury, Ont. on Monday August 24, 2020. Water main improvements and road resurfacing is being done. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Riding a recumbent bike

Fritz Grottoli goes for a ride on his recumbent bike near his home in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday August 21, 2020 → Read More

Sudbury photo: Coming in for a bite

William Scriver, 6, looks on as his mom, Cassandra Scriver, feeds a goose at the pond located at the track at Delki Dozzi Sports Complex in Gatchell on Friday August 21, 2020. → Read More

Long Lake A&W in Sudbury there to help

Long Lake Road A&W staff were busy filling orders during A&W Canada’s first-ever Take Out Burgers to Beat MS Day in Sudbury, Ont. on Thursday August 20, 2020. A release issued for A&W said, “For every Teen Burger sold across the country via takeout, drive-thru, and delivery, A&W Canada will donate $2 to the MS […] → Read More

Sudbury photo: Overtime to open new sports bar and grill in Chelmsford

Business partners Attilio Langella and John Law of Overtime Sports Bar & Grill in Chelmsford, Ont. are busy getting the restaurant ready for opening day on Monday, August 24, 2020. The business, formerly known as Signatures, was purchased in December, 2019. The bar and grill will be open 11 a.m. to midnight from Sunday […] → Read More

Sudbury photo: Mastering the stairs

Vince Clarke runs up and down the stairs at Larch Street and Brady Street in Sudbury, Ont. on Monday August 17, 2020. Clarke ran up the stairs 20 times, and down the stairs 20 times. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Taking the time

Monique Mallette and Mike Corbett admire the flowers and vegetation on the shoreline of Ramsey Lake at Science North in Sudbury, Ont. on Monday August 17, 2020. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Northern Climate opens

Northern Climate owners Brian Chretien and John Law, centre, and their employees, as well as city councillor Bill Leduc, second left, take part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the grand opening of the business at 1021 the Kingsway in Sudbury, Ont. on Tuesday August 11, 2020. Northern Climate caters to customers’ heating, cooling and fireplace needs. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Ukrainian Seniors' Centre selling masks

Sandra Sharko shows off a variety of face masks that are available for purchase at the Ukrainian Seniors’ Centre in Sudbury, Ont. More than 500 masks, featuring mostly Ukrainian patterns, were made by Roma Shewciw of the Ukrainian centre. To place an order for curbside pick up, call 705-673-7404. → Read More

Photo: Toasting new Sudbury business

Owner Jolie Nguyen, third right, makes a toast at the grand opening celebration of the Wellness Studio at 1021 the Kingsway in Sudbury, Ont. on Tuesday August 11, 2020. The health and beauty spa offers massage, hair salon and facial rejuvenation services. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Important volunteer

Volunteer Gary Bassett visits with Otis, 9, a mastiff mix, at Pet Save Sudbury in Lively, Ont. on Monday August 10, 2020. To view Otis or any of the dogs and cats available for adoption at Pet Save, call 705-692-3319. Pet Save also has dog walking times available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven […] → Read More

Photo: Sudbury market open Saturday

Local artist Brigitte Labby displays some of her artwork at the Sudbury Market in Sudbury, Ont. on Thursday August 6, 2020. Labby just started to paint in March when she became bored after being laid off because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The market is open Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and on Thursday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the York Street parking lot. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Are we there yet?

Louis and Farley anxiously wait inside a vehicle before going for a walk with their human in Greater Sudbury, Ont. on Tuesday August 4, 2020. → Read More

Sudbury photo: A picnic with dad

Gillian and David Cacciotti enjoy a picnic outing with their daughter, Rosie, 1, at Fielding Memorial Park in Greater Sudbury, Ont. on Tuesday August 4, 2020. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Garden looks good

Volunteers Kyle Tarlton and his wife, Andree-Michelle D’Aoust-Messier tend to the Ward One Community Garden at Delki Dozzi Park in Gatchell on Friday July 31, 2020. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Blueberries for sale

Arthur Choquette sells blueberries at his stand on South Lane at Highway 69 South in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday July 31, 2020. Choquette said he may have enough blueberries to sell for another two weeks. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Cooling off

Jasper Timony, 2, cools off at the splash pad at the Kinsmen Sports Complex in Lively, Ont. on Friday July 31, 2020. → Read More

Sudbury photo: Fine day for fishing

Taylor Marier tries her luck at fishing at Ramsey Lake in Sudbury, Ont. with her siblings on Tuesday July 28, 2020. → Read More