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LIST of Businesses

654 Business names
(and still counting, keep them coming)!
 
This is a list of ALL Finnish owned businesses in the Greater Sudbury Area,
we need YOUR HELP to have it complete for our publication!

List is current as of June 26, 2012
 
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A. Aalto’s General Store

ALR Bookkeeping & Translation (Anna-Liisa Raatikainen)

A. Poutanen Sand & Gravel - Paris Street, Sudbury

A.V. Este Poolroom (Walter Luoma)

A. W. Este Tobacco & Games Store

A Moment For You (Lisa Kurkimäki & Pia Westman)

Abel & Maija Vauhkonen’s Boarding House

Accordian Ambassador/Accordian Repairs (Leo Niemi)

Aho’s Barber Shop

AITO’S GENERAL STORE & SHELL (Aito Ahopelto)

Akela Aircraft - Airport Road, Whitefish

Al’s Alignment (Al Laaksonen)

Alavo’s Sauna/Alavon Kiuassauna (1. Toivo Alavo   2. Eino & Ester Siren  3. Timo Nordberg) 1939 - 341 Antwerp

Albany Studio (August & Arvo Niemi)

ALBERT MANTERE TAILOR - 46 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

Albian Aurat Ploughs

Alice’s Restaurant (Alice (Luoma) Sweet) - in the BA Gas Station on Hwy 69 (at the railway tracks), Sudbury

Algoma Café (E. Lammi)

J. Allan Jewellery Store

ALL SEASON’S TRAVEL (Harold Huhtanen) - 1102 Kingsway Road, Sudbury

Allan Johnson, Snowmobile Sales - Suomi Road, Beaver Lake (Yahama Dealer 1974-1984)

Alma Aarnio Masseuse

Alpha Aluminum

Ann Ahokangas 

Anna & Emil Peura’s Rooming & Boarding House - Levack

ANNDESIGN (Ann Ahokangas) - Paris Street, Sudbury

Anna Sorjonen Boarding House - Beech Street, Sudbury

Anna’s Art Studio (Anna-Liisa Jalava)

Annie’s Hairdressing

Annie’s Beauty Salon - Eva Street, Sudbury

Apex Machining Services, 1980-1992 (Arvid Lahti) - 2200 Old Burwash Road, Sudbury

Arcade Beauty Parlor (Maiju Hamari) - 27 Elm Street

Aro Home Siding

Art Lahti Grocery Store, 1960’s-1970’s - 721 Ontario Street, Sudbury

Arvo & Taimi Tastula’s Rooming House - 385 Eva Avenue, Sudbury

Ash-Core Golf Course

Aune Kinos Video Distributing

AUVO PELTOLA REAL ESTATE/BOOKKEEPING - Ester Road, Sudbury

Azilda Aviation (Mark Nieminen) - White Water Lake

B & J Auto (Jim Williamson)

Backyard Birder (Monique & Tapio Paajanen)

Balmoral Annex Hotel

Balmoral Beauty Salon, 1960’s (Sigrid Ketola) - 8 Elm Street, Sudbury

Baltic Meats, 1978-1985 (Maggie Bite) - Wanup

Barry’s Trucking (Barry & Cathy (Bontinen Charsley) Cummings)

BEAR NECESSITIES (Danny Paul Johnson) - Worthington

Bell Travel Agency (Oliver Ahola) - Frood Road, Sudbury

Bertha’s Grill (Bertha Heino) - Bloor Street

Bertha’s Catering

Bessie Street Sauna

BETTY DABOUS LTD., 1962-1998 (Betty & Wilfred Dabous) - New Sudbury Shopping Centre & Southridge Mall

Birch Grove Marina, 1963-1969 (partnership: Oiva & Alice Santala, Eino & Laura Mikkala and Robert & Peggy Kujala) - Long Lake, Sudbury

Birmingham Upholstery (Ellen & Justin Walli), approximately 1930’s through 1970’s - Victoria Street

Bodywise Therapy  (Tanya Hirvi) - 1534 Paris Street, Sudbury

Bohm’s Garage & Apartments (D. Bohm & Oscar Tapper)

Bontinen Taxi, 1919 (J. E. Bontinen) - 59 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

BROWN’S CONCRETE (Taisto Eilomaa) - 3075 Herold Drive, Sudbury

Burton Grocery

CANADIAN CAFE (Ellen Lehtelä)

Canadian Tire Corporation Store (Roy Äyrantö) - Elm Street and 2259 Regent Street, Sudbury

Canned Reality (Esa Melantie)

Capital Construction Northern (Vainio) - Kelly Lake Road, Sudbury

CARL SUNDHOLM WATCHMAKER & JEWELLER

CEMING INVESTMENTS (Maija Ceming) - Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury

Centenial Electric (Ron Lahti)

Charles Bjorling Church Decorations - 4 Burns-Silverman Block

City Café - corner of Lisgar & Elm Street, Sudbury

City Dairy (Karl Nurmi, Oscar Luoma, Jussi Ajola, John Lehtalä, Imari Järnefelt) - 375 Antwerp Avenue, Sudbury

CITY TAILOR (Isac Männistö)

City Taxi, 1955-1967 (Arvo Lahti) - 52 Monk

Clark Phillips Supply (Carl Nurmi) - 7 Temperance Street, Copper Cliff

Classic Hoist & Door (Timo Vuorela)

Clearwater Construction, 2005 - present (Aaron Gareau (Lahti)) - Sudbury

Cleland Fuels (Taisto Hako-Oja) - Wahnapitae

CLIFF TAXI (Karl Manner) - 29 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

Cliffbury Automotive Machine Shop (Fred Kivinen) - Lorne Street (or Copper Cliff Road)

Club Lunch

Comrock Construction (Erkkila Leinala) - 585 Ester Road

Conservatory of Music (Karl Pukara)

Consumer’s Restaurant

Co-op Trading Association of Sudbury

Co-operative Dairy (V. Kallio) - 231 Spruce Street, Sudbury

Co-optas Cooperative

COPPER CLIFF DAIRY (John Salo, Henry Nelson, Elias Kallio, John Harju, Ernst Kallio & Bill Johnson) - 58 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

Copper Cliff Restaurant, 1980’s-1990’s (Helvi Thurston) - Serpentine Street, Copper Cliff

Copper Kettle (Linda Suotaila) - Copper Cliff

Cornerstone Christian Book Store (Rick Kolari) - Lansing Avenue, Sudbury

Cranehill Mining (Mikko Kurkimäki)

Cranehill Siding (Mikko Kurkimäki)

Creighton Dairy (Ritari)

Creighton Tailors

Cummings Texaco (Barry & Cathy (Bontinen Charsley) Cummings and Ed & Carol )Bontinen Morbin) Laliberte - Garson

Custom Hardwood Flooring (Mark Tammi) - Blezard Valley Industrial Park

Dance School (Jack & Helen Hymander)

Dave Punkari Pit Stop

DeBrittz Jewellery, 1992-present (Allan & Carol Levola) - 1933 Regent Street, Sudbury

Dew Drop Inn (Victor Hanninen) - Long Lake

Drake Office Overload (Leena (née Kälviäinen) Jensen with a partner) - 27 Cedar Street, Sudbury

Durham Café

E & N Supply - Lawn & Garden Equipment Dealer, 1968-1972 (Niilo Saari)

Eagle Café Hotel & Boarding House (Frank & Olga Snelman)

Earth Care Environmental Products (Judi Koski) - 3201 Herold Drive, Sudbury

ECOPAK, 1984 (Leo Raaska)

Ed Latvalan Hiiterisauna - Yonge Street

Edith’s Beauty Salon (Riita Valenius) - 88 Elm Street, Sudbury

Eero Jutila Carpentry

Eino Salo Transfer/Trucking - Long Lake Road

Eino Smith’s Barber Shop - corner of Kathleen & Montague Street, Sudbury

Eino & Sylvia Mäki Live Minnows - Beaver Lake

Elgin Barber Shop (W. Hj. Länsi)

Elgin Lunch / Elm House

Elgin Shell Service Station, 1948-1962 (Tauno Lundgren)

Elli V. Riutta’s Boarding House - Levack

El-Equip

ELM HOUSE

Eloranta, Teuvo - Lawyer - Pine Street (Drs. Diana, Eloranta & Longstreet)

Eloranta Tailors (Robert “Bob” Eloranta) - Cedar Lane

Eloranta & Oksanen Grocery

Emil Johnson’s Boarding House - Edmund Lane, Sudbury

Emil Kiviaho Real Estate - 70 Cedar, Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Emil Latvala Shoe Repair, Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Eric Lovin Photography, 1999-present - 327 Elm Street, Sudbury

J. A. Erickson Real Estate, 1930’s - 22 Durham Street, Sudbury

Erkila Excavating

Erola Panache Landing (Voitta & Judy Erola)

Eskola Construction (Matti Eskola)

Este Surveying (Oliver Este) - 55 Burwash Road

Evergreen Horticultural Services (Paul Pasanen)

FCT Group Engineering (Erkki & Mervi Ahopelto) - 2502 Cavendish Court

F. Heino’s Store

FARMER’S AND WORKERS CO-OPERATIVE STORES OF WANUP

Farmer’s Dairy

Finlandia Café (Aini& Vilho OlliKanen)

Finnish Canadian Movies (Eino & Aili Nordberg) - 19 Dufferin Street

Finn Aluminum

FinnBuild

Finn’s Bait & Tackle (Rick Suotala)

Finnish Barber Shop in Sudbury Pool Room - Elm Street, Sudbury

Finnish Book & Music Store (Eino Nordberg) - 175 Spruce Street & 374 Dupont Street, Sudbury

Finnish Café (Sigrid Ranta) - 210 Minto Street, Sudbury

Finnish Home Laundry - 61 Lorne Street, Sudbury

Finnish Line Car Customizing (Bruce Waine) - Armstrong Street

Finnish Purity Bakery (Urho Ranta) - 382 Antwerp Avenue, Sudbury

Finnish Sauna, Sales & Service (Ray Laakso) 1250 Marcel Street, Sudbury

Finnmark Construction (Dennis Ketola) - 18 Agnes Street, Lively

Finnwork (Kari Kankaanpaa)

Dr. Janis Floreani (Dentist) - 111 Larch Street, Sudbury

Fontaine& Associates Bankruptcy Services (Bob & Aino Fontaine) 

Food, Coffee & Bed (H. Kratz & S. Johnson)

FRANK ANDERSON DAIRY - Creighton Mine

FRANK’S MINERS SUPPLIES/KANGAS MEN’S WEAR (Frank & Siiri Kangas) - 319 Eva Avenue, Sudbury

FRANSSI’S GENERAL STORE (Thomas & Sofia, Jacob & Lillian) - Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

Fulin & Laine Grocery

Furniture World (Barry Salo) - 555 Barrydowne Road, Sudbury

G2 Clothing, 1990’s (Gillian Schultz Taillefer)

Garson Minen Osuusruokala (Co-operative Restaurant)

General Store (Rintamaki) - Worthington

General Works Company (Darren Lahti)

George Gray Custom Brokers (Pirkko Conrad) - Lasalle Boulevard, Sudbury

George Kivinen Service Station - 176 Coniston Road

George Rautiainen’s Boarding House - Elm Street, Sudbury

Go Girl Golf (Dale Horner) - Penman Drive, Garson

Gorday’s Ladies Wear (Meimi Gorday)

Ground Control (Veikko Järvi & Paul Villgren) - Kelly Lake Road

Gym Zone (Lisa Kivinen, Jack Miller)

H. Vickström Tailor - Eyre & Monk Streets, Sudbury

Hakala’s Green House (Salli Hakala) - Wanup

Hako-Oja Custom Sawing and Planing, portable sawmill and planer (Arvi Hako-Oja) - Hwy.537, Wahnapitae

Halo Therapy North Star Cave Eco Spa (Sari Huhtala) - 221 Regent Street, Sudbury

HALONEN SHOE REPAIR (David Halonen) - 40 Poplar Street (Collins Drive), Copper Cliff

Hard’s Sauna - Ontario Street, Sudbury

HARDROCK MINE DEVELOPERS LTD. (Aulis Kangas)

Harry’s Motor Sales (Harry Toivonen) - Douglas Street, Kingsway

Hautamäki Estates Ltd.

Hautamäki Dairy, 1918 - approx.1950 (E.K. Hautamäki) - Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Heels n’ Handbags (Kelly Ranta) 6-2037 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Heikki Auvinen, Barrister & Solicitor

Heino’s Auto Repair (Mike Heino & Allan Mantyla) - 311 Harrison Drive, Sudbury

Heino’s Catering Service (Sulo & Bertha Heino)

Heino’s Grill (Toini & Benny Heino)

Heino’s Steambath

HEISKANEN JEWELLERS (Aake Heiskanen) 1924 - 7 Durham Street N., Sudbury

Helen’s Tailoring & Alterations - Lasalle & Barrydowne Road, Sudbury

HELMI KURKI & HELENA LANG

HELVI’S CATERING (Helvi Thurston (née Johnson) & son Edward Thurston) - 6 Black Lake Road, Lively

Helvi’s Flower House (Helvi Mäki, Bill & Carol Stos) - 1957: 146-A Cedar Street, 124 Paris Street, Sudbury

HELVI’S HUSKI HOUSE RESTAURANT (Helvi Thurston (née Johnson)) - Regional Road 55, Lively

Helvi’s Ladies Wear - 195 Jean Street

HENRY KANGAS CONSTRUCTION

Henry Laamanen Consulting - 146 Velray Court, Sudbury

Henry Mäki Shoe Repair - Elm Street, Sudbury

HENRY VENNA CONSTRUCTION - Beaver Lake

HERBERT EMIL & IMPI JOHNSON GENERAL MERCHANT - Poplar Street (Collins Drive), Copper Cliff

HERMAN KOSKI’S BILLIARDS, BARBER SHOP & APARTMENTS

Hills Grocery Store - Creighton Road

Hillside Woodcraft - 79 Regent Street, Sudbury

Hirvi Bros. Garage - McFarlane Lake Road

Holiday Beach Campground (Antti Luoma) - Regional Road 55 (McCharles Lake, Whitefish)

Hollywood Beauty Salon (Karin Hamari) - Elm Street E., Sudbury

Hostlery (Emil Johnson)

HOUSE OF FINLAND (Aili Mäntylä) - Four Corners Plaza, Long Lake Road, Sudbury

HOUSE OF FINLAND (Jane Ansamaa & Hilkka Nykänen) - Times Square, Regent Street, Sudbury

Hugo Pernu Movie Theatre - Poplar Street (Collins Drive), Copper Cliff

Hyytiainen Fuels (Wally Hyytiainen) - 17 Duhamel Road, Lively

Ida Turja Restaurant (Oskari Turja & Ida Pennanen)

Ida & Otto Ylönen Naturopath - Copper Cliff Road

Ida Ylönen’s Boarding House - Alder Street

IDEAL STEAMBATHS & APARTMENTS (Paavo & Martta Manninen) - 171 Pine Street, Sudbury

I. Ylönen’s Hairdressing

Ilmari Wirtanen Sawmill (also a Trapper) - Beaver Lake

INDUSTRIAL FABRICATION INC. (Peter Vilgren & Daryl Rautiainen) - 2280 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Island Lake Lumber (Oliver Korpela)

Ivar Salo Barber Shop - Durham Street, Sudbury

J & D Filter Cleaners (Don & Judy (Levola) Charette)

JFK Garage (Jamie Karhu) - Falconbridge

J. H. Lahti Real Estate, 1970-1980 (John Lahti) - 182 Larch Street, Sudbury then 345 Elm Street, Sudbury

J. Mäki Steam Bath - Evan’s Road, Copper Cliff

J. Mäkynen’s Rooming House

J. Suvola Watchmaker & Jeweller

JAAKKOLA’S SAUNA, 1905-1956 (Antti & Selma Jaakkola) - 11 Finland Street, Copper Cliff

Jack’s Fur Shop (Jack Saarinen or Saarela) - Fir Lane, Sudbury

Jack Hill Luggage & Gifts (Lauri Hill) - Waters Twp. & Walnut Street, Sudbury

Jack Kallio’s Boarding House - Creighton Mine

Jack Hankaanpä’s Rooming House - Pine Street

Jack’s Westown Motors (Jack Pulkkinen) - Hemlock Street, Sudbury

Jacob Jarvis Agency - Employment Broker

Jacob Walli’s Rooming House - corner of Balsam & Poplar Street (Collins Drive), Copper Cliff

C.G. JACOBSON STORE (Charles Jacobson, Sulo Mäki then Dave Jacobson ran Grocery Store; Red & White in Jacobson Plaza RR 24) - Hwy. 17, Lively

Jalmar Oksanen Barber - Elm Street, Sudbury

Jansson’s Sauna

J. Jarvis Agency

Jean Machine (Taina Heibbila) - Lively

JOE HALONEN CHIROPRACTOR, 1925-1958 - 189 Pine Street, Sudbury

JOHAN HENRIK “HEIKKI” ROOSA MARIA MAKINEN GENERAL STORE

Johan & Matilda Ritari’s Boarding House

John R. Hämäläinen Engineering - 2166 Armstrong Street

John Korhonen Blacksmith, 1930’s - Four corners

John Kukkonen Tailor

John Lahti & Sons Coal and Wood - 50 Lorne Street, Sudbury

John Lehtelä’s Sauna - 655 Ontario Street, Sudbury

John Mäki Motors

John Rintala Trucking

Ed. J. Johnson, Contractor - 69 Elm West, Sudbury

JOHNSON’S FURS (Lempi Johnson) - 16 Durham Street, Sudbury

Johnson’s Live Bait (Danny Paul Johnson) - Lively

Bridget M. Jokitalo (Lawyer)

JUDY’S SNACK BAR (Vieno & Herman Punkari) - Waters Township

Julius Barber Shop

Junkala & Associates (Tina Junkala) - Elgin Street, Sudbury

Just Jewelry (Kim Liinimaa)

Justiina Ritari’s Boarding Houses - Sellwood, Creighton, Copper Cliff and on Spruce Street, Sudbury

K & T BOUTIQUE (Taimi Tremblay & Kaarina Hannaway) - Regency Mall, Bouchard Street, Sudbury

KAL Management Group (Christopher Kallio) - 42 Courtney Hill

KSM Heating (Kari Mäntylä) - Chelmsford

Kaatari Transmission Repair

Kahelin’s Tailors (Kusti Kahelin) - Elm Street, Sudbury

Kähkönen Construction Ltd. 1959 (Viljo “Bill” Kähkönen) - Cedar Street, Sudbury

Dr. Kähkönen, Sonja - Chiropractor - 195 Pine Street, Sudbury

Dr. Kaitila, Keijo - Chiropractor - Durham Street, Sudbury

Kalle Korpinen Tailor

Kallio Hardware (William (Viljo) Kallio)

Jack Kallio Machine Shop, 1950’s to early 1980’s - Paris Street, Sudbury

Kaltiainen Grocery - Highway 69, Sudbury

Kam Heating

Kampaamo Kay’s Hairdressing Shop (Uusi Suomalainen) - 382 Frood Road, Sudbury

Kanerva Bros. - Sunnyside Road, Sudbury

Kanerva Skin Care (Debi Kanerva)

Kangas Drills Ltd. (A. Kangas & A. Peltola)

KANGAS MENSWEAR (Frank Kangas) - 319 Eva Avenue, Sudbury

Kangur Electronics Inc. 1970’s (Andy Kangur) - 1879 Paris Street, Subury

Kari Pharmacy (Irvin Kari) - 187 Kathleen Street W., Sudbury

KARL LEHTO MEN’S WEAR - 84 Durham Street S., Sudbury

Karl Pukara Music Studio - Pine Street, Sudbury

Karl Sundholm Watchmaker & Jeweller - Elm Street, Sudbury

Katie’s Beauty Parlor - Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Kauhanen Tailors (Hisko Kauhanen) - Antwerp Avenue, Sudbury

Kaukinen, Dr. Albert - Dentist

Kaukinen, Dr. Karen R. - Dentist - 30 Durham Street, Suite 209

KAUPPI CONSTRUCTION, 1955-1966 (Mauno & Norma Kauppi) - Black Lake Road, Lively

Kay’s Hairdressing - Frood Road

Ketola Beauty Salon

Kincar Automotive (Ronald Kinnonen)

King Edward Parturiliike, 1953 (Jack Nicholson & Martha Mäki)

Kingsway Transmission (Russell Kivinen, Francis Kivinen, George Kivinen)

Kivi Bro’s Garage, 1953 - McFarlane Lake Road

Kivinen Realtor

Kivinen’s Garage (Pentti Kivinen, Ray Kivinen)

Dr. Kivinen

G. Kivinen Supply Ltd.  (Francis Kivinen & G. Kivinen) - 949 Meadowside Avenue, 952 Kingsway, Sudbury

K Land Shelving (Ken Kaltiainen)

T. Koivisto Beauty Salon - Elgin Street, Sudbury

KOIVULA BAKERY

Kolari Lumber (Kolari & Oiva Tapper) - Wahnapitae, Spanish River & Sauble River

Kolari Watch Repair (Einar Kolari) - 38 Elm Street W., Sudbury

K. Korjonen Tailors

Kormak Lumber Company Ltd. (Kalle (Charlie) Korpela & Oskari Jalo Mäki then Oliver Korpela)

Korpela Diesel Sales and Service, 1950’s - 118 Regent Street S., Sudbury

Korpela Lumber (Oliver Korpela)

Kimberly & Randy Koski (Chiropractors) - Barrydowne Road, Sudbury

Koski Bros. Grocery (Bill & Viljo) - 486 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Koski Enviro Toilets (Judy Koski)

Kostiainen Garage

KULUTTAJAT RUOKALA/CO-OPERATIVE RESTAURANT (Aaro Kivinen) - 104 Elm Street W., Sudbury

L. Kunnas Tailor - Riverside Drive, Sudbury

Kuula’s Painting

Linda Laakso (Lawyer)

L. Laine Ski Distributor

La Blane Beauty Parlor (Jean Heino)

LAAMANEN CONSTRUCTION (Risto & Aino Laamanen) - 129 Fielding Road, Lively

Laari Construction (Sulo Laari & Aki Tarvudd) - 74 Mumford Drive, Lively

Lahti B/A Service and Key River Lunch - Hwy. 69, Sudbury

Lahti & Son’s Coal and Wood, 1923-1937 (John Lahti) - Lorne Street, Sudbury

Lahti Construction

Lahti Esso Service Station & Restaurant (Sam Lahti & sons) - Hwy. 69

Lahti Real Estate 1970’s - 345 Elm Street W., Sudbury

Laina & Urho Purra’s Rooming House - Drinkwater Street

Laine Agencies, Real Estate & General Insurance (Oliver R. Laine & Pentti T. Penttilä) - 47 Elgin Street, Sudbury

Lake Penage Log Cabin (William & Signe Hotti)

Lampinen Carpentry & Construction

Lampinen Fine Art & Custom Framing (Susan Lampinen) - 1350 Regent Street St., Sudbury

Lasse Skogberg Real Estate

Laurence A. Hotti Auto Repair - 289 Regent Street South

Law Office of Alan Arkilander - 111 Durham Street, Sudbury

Lehtela Carpentry (John Lehtela)

Lehtala Steambath - Ontario Street, Sudbury

LEINALA’S BAKERY & SCANDINAVIAN FOODS (Arvi & Elli Leinala, Mark, Marjanna & Aaro Laakso) - 272 Caswell Drive, Sudbury

Leo’s Esso Service (Leo Luopa) - Beaver Lake

Leo Laakso Electrical - 1334 Martindale Road, Sudbury

Leo Wahamaa Boat Rental & Cabins - Whitewater Lake

Leo & Len (Aate) Wahamaa Construction, 1950’s (Foundation Corp. & Neil Smith)

Leppä’s Sewing Shop (Kerttu & Toivo Leppä)

Levola Sawmill, 1950’s (Franz Pauli Levola) - Dill Lake Road, Sudbury

Liberty Auto Wreckers (Ed & Carolyn (Bontinen Morbin) Laliberte) - O’Neil Drive, Garson

Liberty Texaco (Ed & Carolyn (Bontinen Morbin) Laliberte) - Falconbridge Road, Garson

Liberty Towing (Ed & Carolyn (Bontinen Morbin) Laliberte) - Maki Road, Garson

J. Lievonen Tailor

Lifestyles Canada (Harri Merivirta) - St. Clair Street

Light Concrete / Kevytbetoni (Arvo & Erkki Venäläinen, Pauli Solin) - Kelly Lake Road, Sudbury

Lind Taxi

LINDBERG TAXI, 1952-1955 (Tauno Lindberg & Arvo Lahti) - 29 Frood Road

Lindgren’s Bridal Shop

R. J. Lindquist (Accountant)

Lisa’s Hair Care, 1990’s-2010 (Lisa Smith, daughter of Sadie (Pasanen) Paquette) - Chelmsford

Little Pizza Shop (Dennis Lindsay)

Living With Logs (Dennis Shultze)

Lloyd Research Group (Dan Kaltiainen) - 301 Oak Street

Lockerby Auto Service (Arvo Pajunen & Taisto Eilomaa) - 4138 Trout Lake Road

Lockerby Motors (Auvo Peltola, Olavi Somppi & Reino Kuösä) - Trout Lake Road

Long Lake Auto (Bill Hirvi)

Long Lake Beach (Vilho Vihuri)

Loon Construction (Väinö Kuikka)

Lovin (Annukka) Hair Care - 833 Ontario Street, Sudbury

Luhta Service Station - Beaver Lake

Lumber Jobber (Onni Rossi)

Lundgren Fina (Lundgren Fuels), 1965-1978 (Tauno Lundgren) - 645 Regent Street S., Sudbury

Luoma & Johnson Taxi

Luopa’s Store - Beaver Lake

Luopa Butcher (Oiva Luopa) - Beaver Lake

Lähde’s Sewing

ME Construction

MK Custom Metal (Mark Kalviainen)

Mr. Grocer - Paris Street, Sudbury

Maire Ronni Sewing - Elm Street, Sudbury

MAKADA PLASTICS (Eric & Greta Punkari) - Makada Drive, Black Lake

O. Mäki & Sons Groceries

Mäkelä Aviation

L. Mäkelä Seamstress

MAKELA WHITE ROSE SERVICE STATION (Aimo Mäkelä) - Creighton

Jamie Maki, Monique Binks Optometry - 2389 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Mäki Shoe Repair (Henry Mäki) - 116 Elm Street E. & 27 Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Mäki’s Garage / Esso (Carl Maki) - 745 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Mäki, Dr. John David - 65 Larch Street, Sudbury

MAKINEN GROCERY (John & Tillie Mäkinen) - Tedman Avenue

Manitou Airways Limited

Manhattan Florist - 8 Cedar Street, Sudbury

Manninen’s Store - Beaver Lake

I. Mannisto Cleaners

Mäntylä Multi-Services Ltd. Plastics North (Bill Mantylä) - Highway 69 South

Maple Leaf Café

Maple Leaf Dance Band, 1960’s & 1970’s (Risto Hako-Oja, Taisto Hako-Oja, Samuel Lahti, Wilfred Basto, Veikko Ylitalo & Fee Desgarden)

Marg’s Confectionary, 1950’s (Margaret (née Ranta) Holub) - Xavier Street

Maria Kirkwood Catering

Marita’s Finn Foods

Marttila Sewing Centre & School (Lulu Marttila)

Mary Ann Beauty Salon - Elm Street, Sudbury

MARY’S LADIES WEAR - 83 Durham Street, Sudbury

Massey Ferguson (Passi)

MATTI PENNANEN TAILOR SHOP

Matti Sirkka Sauna - Finland Street, Copper Cliff

Maxim Clothing Boutique (Sirkka Ahokangas) - Elm Street

Medd. Inc. - Mechanical Engineering/Design Drafters (Henry Laamanen) - Walden Industrial Park

Melody Music Shoppe (Jallu Hamari) - 5 Durham Street N., Sudbury

Melvin Groceries (K. & Hanna Tulla) - 398 Melvin Avenue, Sudbury

Merv’s Bear Guiding (Merv Rinta) - Dill Lake Road, Sudbury

Metro Motors (Olli Pakkala & Tarmo Nurmikivi)

Micheal Janonen Barber Shop - Elm Street, Sudbury

MIKE HEINO AUTO REPAIR (Mike Heino & Al Mäntylä)

Mike’s Aluminum (Mikko Kurkimäki)

Miller Mäki Law Firm (Thomas E. Mäki) - 176 Elm Street, Sudbury

MIRJAM’S BEAUTY SALON (Mirjam Nieminen) - Maple Street

Mullola Machining

Mylly’s Janitor Service (Martti & Rauha Myllykangas)

N.K. Saari Management Consultants (present owner since 1997)

National Lunch, 1924 (O. Leppänen & Mini Niemi) - Durham Street, Sudbury

Naughton Steam Bath (William Oja)

Nature Cure Sanitarium (P. Holoppa & J. Halonen)

Neil Smith Construction (Leo & Len Wahamaa)

Nestori Puska Sauna - Durham Street, Sudbury

New American Café - Durham Street, Sudbury

New Baking Company - Antwerp Street

New Ontario Café

New Type Building 1953-1963 (Alpo Rantalainen & Pentti Talpiainen with partners Arvo Ayranto & Reijo Palonen)

New Washington Café - Elm Street, Sudbury

Nexus Graphics & Marketing (Eric Makela, Kevin Burtt & Darryl Hammond) - Pine Street, Sudbury

Nickel Belt Bottling Works (A. Ranta, J. Hoksel & V. Luoma) - Lorne Street, Sudbury & 200 Spruce St (circa 1937)

Nickel Billiards (N. Hurme)

Nickel City Spring Service & Machine Shop (Kurt Österlund) - Pine Lane, Sudbury

NIEMI ALBANY STUDIOS (August & Arvo Niemi) - Copper Cliff, 36 Elm Street, Sudbury & 211 Nepahwin Avenue, Sudbury

Nor Ont Design & Drafting (Ken Kaltiainen)

Nordberg Bus Lines (Eino Nordberg) - Hanna Lake Road

NORDIC ENERGY SYSTEMS, 1978-present (Aira & Matti Lindroos, currently Jukka Ovaska) - 2324 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Nordic Ski Hill (Heikki Auvinen) - McFarlane Lake Road

Norontours (Dennis Schultze)

NORTH CAFE (Vernor Siitonen, H. & K. Pulkki / A. W. Este) - 17 Lisgar Street N., Sudbury

NORTH END BAKERY, 1936-1960 (Elmeri Tolmunen) - 395 Melvin Avenue, Sudbury

North End Café (Sulo Heino)

North Pole Doors & Windows (Ron & Trudy Toivonen)

North Star Sand & Gravel (Voitto Rintala) - 377 Black Lake Road, Lively

Northern Arms and Ammunitions (Pirjo (née Tastula) Williams, now Tastula)

Northern Baking Company (1930-1934 John Reipas, 1934-1935 Elmeri & Inga Tolmunen) - 381 Antwerp Avenue, Sudbury

Northern Communications

Northern Lads (Karl Palomaki, Leo Salo & Allan Aysto)

Northern Petroleum (Koivu)

NORTHERN SKI FACTORY/PAJALA SKI COMPANY (Emil Pernu & Toivo Pajala) - 581 Edna Street, Sudbury

Northern Tailors (Oscar Koivula) - Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Nurmi Tailors - Balsam Street, Copper Cliff

K. Nyberg Barber Shop

E. J. Ojala Dairy Products & Meat Supply - Spruce Street

OLAV’S AUTO BODY SHOP (Olavi & Eeva Männistö) - Hwy. 17, Lively

Olavi Nykänen Construction 1980-1990 - Finnwoods Road, Lively

OLCO Service Station (Seppo Virtanen) - Wahnapitae

Oliver Pennala Real Estate Broker 1946-1971 - 47 Elgin Street, Sudbury

Olivia Mäkelä’s Rooming House - Succo Street, Copper Cliff

Oman Farm

OMAR AVIATION (Markku Nieminen) - Azilda

Omega TV (Allan Hirvela) - 433 Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Onni Rintamäki Cartage - Beaver Lake

Oscar Koivula Tailor, 1920’s - Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Oskar Kuula General Store - Garson

Overhead Doors (Jack & Mirja Teddy)

P & M Auto Body (Taisto Hako-Oja & Robert Haapala) - Wahnapitae

PLM ENTERPRISES

Paavo Kivinen Construction

Paavo Luikko Lubrication Systems

Paavo Ruohonen Travel Agency - 357 Burton Avenue

PAJALA SKI FACTORY (Toivo Pajala) - Long Lake Road

Paju’s Restaurant

Paju’s Sauna (Ann Paja)

Pakkala’s Feed (Andy & Gloria Pakkala) - Black Lake Road, Lively

PAKKALA’S GENERAL STORE & SAUNA (Antti & Vilhemiina Pakkala, Arvo & Fanny Pelkola) Finland Street, Copper Cliff

Parr Home Improvements (Heimo Parviainen) - Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Passi’s Sauna at Silver Lake

Patrakka Construction

Paul Hetu Flooring - King Street

Paul Jansson’s Sauna on Lake Nepahwin

Pegasus Transportation (Dennis & Johanna Schultze), 1990’s to present

PENAGE GENERAL STORE (1. Toivo Koivikko  2. Paul & Mary Salminen  3. Eino & Myra Kilpinen  4. Ristimaki’s) - Penage Lake Road, Whitefish

Penage Marina ( Tauno & Helvi Lundgren 1966-1972, Taisto & Mary Lundgren 1966-1968, Marty & Patt Sutinen 1966-1980)

Penage Nursery (Taisto Saikkonen)

Pen Systems (Dan Kaltiainen, Nigel Smith)

Pentti’s Handyman Services (Pertti Pajala) - Stanley Street

Pentti Penttila Realtor

Dr. Raymond Peramaki

Per-Got Automotive & Machining Ltd. (Pertti Juusela) - 1981 Old Burwash Road

Perttula Construction (Viljo Perttula) - Hwy. 69 S., Sudbury

Pihlaja/Ronback/Mikkola -  Rooming House (Mrs. Helvi Ronback) - Beech Street, Sudbury

Piispanen’s Men’s Wear

Pinehill Cottages (Taisto & Helen Sirkka)

PINEHILL LUMBER (Mauno & Norma Kauppi) - Pinehill Plaza, Lively

Poika Talo Oscar Tapper’s Rooming House

Presley’s Corner Store

Progress Accordian Academy (Leo Niemi, Niilo Basto; Teachers included: Armas Lampi, Fred Santala & a woman)

PROM SCHOOL OF MUSIC (Leo Niemi & Armas Lampi) - Elgin Street, Sudbury

KARL PUKARA SR. & ERIC PUKARA JR.

Pulkki’s Pool Room

Punchcrafters (Ed & Lucy Salo) - Lasalle Boulevard

H. PUNKARI’S - GROCERIES, 1938-1942 (Herman & Vieno Punkari) - Old Hwy. 17 Waters Township (now Regional Road 55)

PUNKARI’S PIT STOP, 2000-2003 (Dave Punkari) - Reg. Rd. 55, Lively

Purra’a Rooming House, 1965 (Laina & Urho Purra) - 219 Drinkwater Street

Puska’s Lunch (Nestor Puska)

R. A. Kolari Realty

Raaska, Leo - Carpenter/Builder, Small Contractor, Apartment Owner

Raine Lake Barber Shop - Finland Street, Copper Cliff

RAMAKKO’S (Brian Ramakko) - 125 Loach’s Road, Sudbury

Ratko Pumps - 94 Mumford Drive, Sudbury

Rauhanen Construction, 1970’s (Antero Rauhanen) - Brenda Drive, Sudbury

Rauhanen Tailors - Antwerp Street, Sudbury

Rayvor Construction (Ray Vuori)

Red Taxi (W. Luoma) - Elgin Street, Sudbury

REGENCY HAIRSTYLING (Elma Kinnunen) - Regency Mall, Regent Street, Sudbury

Regent Marine (Seppo Virtanen) - Lorne Street, Sudbury

REMEMBER WHEN (Mandy Kinnonen) 2007-present - Sudbury

Rent-A-Tent (Dennis & Johanna Schultze), 1980’s & 1990’s

Rezplast (Paul Vilgren)

Right Way Mobile Sharpening Services (Raimo Koskiniemi) - Montee Principale, Azilda

RINTALA CONSTRUCTION (Voitto & Esme Rintala & their son Richard Rintala) - 377 Black Lake Road, Lively

Ristimaki Store - Penage Lake Road, Whitefish

RITARI AGENCIES/TRAVEL SERVICE LTD. (Arne Ritari, Roger Kangas, Stephanie & Stacey Kangas) - 7 Cedar Street, Sudbury

RITARI WHITE ROSE SERVICE STATION (John & David Ritari) - Creighton Road

Ritz Taxi (Dave A. Ritari) - Lively

Rocks (Vicki Johnson, Brian Ramakko) - 125 Loach’s Road, Sudbury

Romo’s Electric (Kevin Romo)

Ronka’s Store (Ronka, Niilo Saari) - Beaver Lake

Rose Hairdressing (K. Eklund)

Rudy Luoma Fuel Service - Portage Avenue

Rustic Craft (Barry Salo)

Rustic Furniture (Larry Hotti) - Penage Lake Road, Whitefish

Saari Construction

Saari Consulting (Niilo Saari) - Hillcrest Drive, Lively

Saari’s Flowers & Gifts (Marja & Kauko Saari) - Montague Avenue

Saari’s General Store, 1971-1976 - Beaver Lake

Saima’s Boarding House (Saima Marttinen), 1933-1935 - 328 Melvin Avenue

Saima Café (Saima Savante) - Durham Street, Sudbury

Allan Salo Electric, operated 17 years - Poplar Street (now Collins Drive), Copper Cliff

Salo Trucking, 1930’s  (Eino Salo)

Sam Mäkelä Sawmill (Harri Mäkelä) - Red Deer Lake Road, Sudbury

Sam Lahti & the Colts, 1970-present

SAM’S PLACE, 1980-2001 (Sam & Linda Lahti) - Hwy. 69 S

Santala Brothers Trucking - Mable Street

Santala Construction

SANTALA TRUCKING (Oiva Santala)

Sauna (Kalle Poukama)

Sauna (Väinö Bjorkman)

Sauna Sales (Jorma Nordman)

SAUNA VILLE

Savela, Charlotte (CC Physio Registered Massage Therapist)

Savela, Dr. Clay - Dentist

Scandia Upholstery (Teuvo Suurkoivu) - Lorne Street, Sudbury & Hwy. 537

Scandinavian Foods (Maire Virkki)

Scandinavian Security (Robert Pasivirta) - Alder Street, Sudbury & Dowling

Secord Service Centre (Taisto & Cheryl Hako-Oja) - Hwy 69, Wanup

Seppo Virtanen - Small Engines

SELTON ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION (Richard & Elsie Stephenson) - McKim Mine Site, Copper Cliff & Harrison Drive, Sudbury

Service Taxi (Victor & Eino Pernu) - Cedar Street, Sudbury

Seventh Avenue Golf & Country Club (Dr. Rod & Mary Jouppi)

Shoe Repair (Emil Latvala) - 27 Lisgar Street, Sudbury

Sigrid Ranta Restaurant & Café - Lorne Street, Sudbury

Simolin & Lauria Tailors

Sirkka Boutique Fashions (Sirkka Ahokangas) - Elm Street, Sudbury

Sirkka Optometry (Don Sirkka) - Cedar Point Mall, Sudbury

Sirkka’s Summer Camps (Taisto & Helen Sirkka)

Sister’s Ladies Wear (Kirsti Asiala & Ellen Pasivirta) - Elgin Street

Ski Wax (Eino Tikkanen)

SLIM’S LUNCH (Verner & Hilma Siitonen) - Borgia Street

SLING CHOKER MANUFACTURING LTD. (Paul Villgren)

Snow White Restaurant, 1926-1927 (Nester Puska) - Durham Street, Sudbury

Solar-Pro (Sutinen)

Soucie Salo Safety Ltd (Wilfred Salo) - corner of Lorne Street & Demorest Street, Sudbury

South End Café

Spectrum Group (Eric Kannen) - 505 Frood Road, Sudbury

STAR BOTTLING WORKS LTD.

1916 (Emil Jauhiainen, Oscar Turja & K.V. Nurmi)

1918 (K.V. Nurmi & Arvid Niemi) - 252 Regent St.

1968 (Carl Nurmi Sr., William Nurmi Sr. & Frederick Nurmi Sr.) - 970 Lorne Street, Sudbury

Standard Hardware (Lauri Hill)

Star Café (Lempi Johnson)

Steel Communications (Timo Tuohimaa) - Kelly Lake Road, Sudbury

Steven Kuula Team - division of Remax Realty (Steven Kuula)

STUDIO EUROPE (Erik Lovin) - 327 Elm Street, Sudbury

Studio Hair (Ann Ahokangas, Ann Venedam)

Sudbury Billiard Parlor

Sudbury Boat & Wood Products

Sudbury Electric (Jason Wahamaa) - 259 Labine Street,  Azilda

Sudbury Finnish Café

Sudbury Footwear (E. Latvala & H. Mäki) - 21 Larch Street, Sudbury (in King Edward Hotel)

Sudbury Footwear & Mäki Co-op Shoe Repair (E. Latvala & Henry Mäki) - Cedar Street, Sudbury

Sudbury Highlands Golf Country Club (Aulis Kangas then Wesley Ayranto) - 566 Silver Lake Road, Sudbury

Sudbury Mining (Aulis Kangas)

Sudbury Mining Products Ltd. (Paavo Luikko) - 1072 Welland

Sudbury Nature Cure Sanitarium (J. Halonen) - 189 Pine Street, Sudbury

Sudbury P&C Co-Operative Dairy, 1950’s (Niilo Kautiainen) - 231 Spruce Street, Apt. 4, Sudbury

Sudbury Photo Service, 1947 (Roy & Lil (née Salo) Eastick) - 332 Mabel Avenue

Sudbury Power Sports (Ski-doo dealer) - Long Lake Road, Sudbury

Sudbury Service Station Maintenance (Eino Mullola)

Sudbury SteamBath (Jack Seppälä, Asiala, Aate Ojalammi, Toivo Myllyharju & Timo Nordberg) - 176 Spruce Street, Sudbury

Sudbury Wide Communications, Division of Steel Electronics 1992 (Eric Kannen) - 296 Cedar Street, Sudbury

Sudbury Windy Boat Works/Sudbury Boat & Wood Products (Armas Hook, Vaino Kuikka, Lauri (Lasse) Tulkku) - 366 Coniston Road

Sunnyside Beach (Arvi Mäkinen) - Long Lake, Sudbury

Sunset Lingerie Manufacturing Corporation and Apartments (Orvokki (née Hakamies) & Jack Sr. Rautian)

Sutinen/Lundgren Landing (Pat & Martin Sutinen & Tauno & Helvi Lundgren)

Taisto Salo Billiards

Takala’s Service Station - Hughes Street, Creighton

Tammi’s Smoke Shop - Elgin Street, Sudbury

Tamrock - Walden Industrial Park

Tannery (Oiva Tapper) - Douglas Street, Sudbury & Nairn

Tap Enterprises (Saarinen)

Tar Factory (1920’s Heikki Koljonen, Matti & John Pellinen) - Wahnapitae

Tate’s Trucking (Tate Hako-Oja) - Finni Road, Wahnapitae

Teeney’s Beauty Salon (Toini Koivisto, Dora Tamminen)

TELSTAR HYDRAULICS LTD. (Al Viita) - Logan Avenue

The Arcade Beauty Salon 

The Kitchen Store

The Plus Factor (Lisa Smith) - 233 Brady Street

The Shop (Bob, Ron & Andy Kanerva)

The Upholstery Lady (Elaine Assabgui (née Lehtelä) - 96 Nepahwin Ave., Sudbury

Thrifty’s Transit Service & Car Rental

Toby’s Body Shop

Toini & Benny’s Boarding House (Heino) - Beech Street, Sudbury

TOIVONEN SUPERTEST SERVICE STATION (Fred Toivonen) - corner of Long Lake & Ester Road, Sudbury

J. V. Toivonen Watchkmaker - 3 Beech Street, Sudbury

Tom Johnson’s Boarding House - circa 1885

Tom Koski Radio Service & Repair - 98 Elm Street W., Sudbury

Tom Niemi Auto Sales - Lorne Street, Sudbury

Toojacks Rental & Sales (Kari Villgren)

Travel Only (Bonny Junkala)

Travelers Home (Emil Johnson) - 62 Edmond Lane

Triple L Electric (Reino Hirvi) - 1297 Kelly Lake Road, Sudbury

Turtle House Boats (Ron Kaatari)

Tyon Puisto Sauna - Paris Street, Sudbury

Ulric Hotte, Furniture Dealer -  28 Durham Street, Sudbury

Uptown Restaurant

Urban Music DJ (Ron Landrye), 1995 to present

Urho Luopa, Peddler & Butcher - Beaver Lake

Urned Knowledge Computers (Kirsti Leinala-Weis) - Black Lake Road, Lively

Vaino Bjorkman - 433 Bessie Avenue

Valkeäpää Groceries (Valkeäpää & Toivo Niemi) - Cedar Street

VALRITA’S BEAUTY SALON (Riita Valenius) - 118 Cedar Street, Sudbury

Vapaa Sana Press

Vapaus Publishing (Finnish Organization of Canada) - Elm Street, Sudbury

Variety 69 Ltd. (Svante Finnilä) - 3724 Hwy. 69 S.

Vauhkonen’s Boarding House (Abel & Maija) - Beech Street, Sudbury

Verner’s Men’s Wear (Verner Piispanen) - 84 Elm Street W., Sudbury

Vic Kari Taxi

Victoria Billiards (William Koski) - Durham Street, Sudbury

Viinikka Ladies Wear (Helvi Viinikka & Arvo & Hannes Vuori) - Jean & Burton Streets

Viljo Perttula Sauna Construction/Excavation - Perttula Road, Sudbury

Viper Teck Solutions (Brent Punkari)

Vision Build Carpentry & Contracting (Matthew Schultze)

Vuori Construction Co. Ltd.  (Hans & Arvo Vuori) - Sutherland Street, Gatchell

Wahamaa Marina (Lillian & Leo Wahamaa) - Whitewater Lake

Walden Animal Hospital (Mary & Dr. Rod Jouppi)

Walden Electric (Walter Maki) - Lively

Walden Growers & Garden Centre (Ken & Glenna Rautiainen) - Finnwoods Road, Lively

WALDEN TRANSMISSION SHOP (James Niemi) - Regional Road 55, Lively

WALLBRIDGE MINING, 1996 (Risto Laamanen) - 129 Fielding Road, Lively

Walter Luoma Yellow Taxi - Durham Street, Sudbury

Walter Mäki Electric (Walter Mäki)

Waltonen Masseurs

WANUP GENERAL STORE (1946: Harvey & Viola Kallio then Heikki Anttila,  Arvo & Sirkka Saari, Harold & Lil Punkari now currently Linda Hutchinson)

Wanup Pit Sand & Gravel (Taisto Eilomaa)

Water’s Hotel (Esko Rauhala, Olavi Laine, Charles Jacobson) - Hwy. 17, Lively

Water Ways (Arne & Eini (née Aho) Sainio) - Frood Road, Sudbury

Westway Motel (Esko Rauhala) - Lively

Wierre’s Confectionary (Antti Wierre) - Kathleen Street, Sudbury

WILLIAM KALLIO HARDWARE & SUPPLY - Spruce Street, Sudbury

Window Curtains (Kaisa Jaatinen)

Yellow Taxi (Walter Luoma) - 109-111 Durham Street, Sudbury

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