It is a bay. It is situated to the north of the population core of the province. Really, it’s all pretty self explanatory. There’s not too much to grasp here. But have you ever wondered how “North Bay” actually became the official handle of the city?
… And she wasn’t the only European monarch that tried the King of Caviar’s product…
What does Caviar, one of the worlds finest culinary delicacies, have to do with North Bay and the surrounding communities?
Well that takes us back in history, to the story a founding father of Sturgeon Falls, the caviar king, and Lake Nipissing’s “Black Gold”.
But there’s a lot more to this story than a local caviar producer.
In 1935, a 19 year old, standing 6’2, 240 lbs. was brought into the North Bay jail by a constable and his brother. In no time, the man was fighting with officers with the fury of a “caged lion”.