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Audi Barrie is embracing the future in an innovative –and tastefully understated – new 25,000 square-foot facility located off of Highway 400 in the midst of the Barrie-Innisfil boundary. IAN MCINROY/PHOTO

Barrie’s newest premium dealership aims to re-define the automotive experience

The rich heritage of Audi Barrie can be traced to 1977 when the brand shared a dealership location with Volkswagen at Barrie Autohaus on Fairview Drive. The growth of both brands in the market dictated that each brand – Audi and Volkswagen – deserved a distinct store to properly serve customers. So now Audi Barrie is embracing the future in an inno

Mason's Masonry Supply held a grand opening of its newest Ontario location in Barrie on Wednesday. The masonry and landscaping supply company has been in business for 50 years. Four Mason brothers, from left, Graham, Andrew, Adrian and Malcolm were on hand for the celebration at the facility, located at 1319 Bayfield St. N. Visit for details. IAN MCINROY/PHOTO

Mason’s Masonry Supply: A success story etched in stone

If someone’s surname is Mason and he winds up owning a thriving masonry business, you could be inclined to think his fate was somewhat predetermined. Someone like Paul Mason, the man behind Mason’s Masonry Supply.