Shine On

Advocate Media wants to do more to support local businesses and the communities we serve. Times are unique for us all, and despite our deepest wishes, we may find ourselves in a position where we cannot support local business the way we would like. In this section we’re bringing light to the businesses who are making a difference in our community. Visit to nominate a business you feel deserves recognition.

Brewing hope

The pandemic wreaked havoc on the craft beer industry. At Sober Island, Rebecca Atkinson is doubling down on community support...

Powering through

As the pandemic upends their business model, Evolve Fitness-owners Matt and Mitch Benvie share a vibrant philosophy while supporting their community...
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