Male body recovered from Lake Ontario in St. Catharines
Niagara police say the male body was found around 9:30 yesterday (Friday) morning off the Waterfront Trail in Spring Gardens Park between Geneva St. and Vine St.
It was discoverd by members of the Underwater Search and Recovery unit.
Police say the circumstances surrounding the death are under investigation by the #1 District Detective Office with assistance from the Forensic Services Unit, and in cooperation with the Office of the Chief Coroner
The Niagara IceDogs have named Joey Burke as the team’s third General Manager in their history. Burke will continue to work with coach David Bell utilizing talents and contacts in building the IceDogs talent base.
Akil Thomas of the IceDogs was named today to the OHL's All-Rookie team. Thomas was selected as the first team right winger, garnering more votes than any other first year player.
The IceDogs made 5 selections Wednesday night in the first ever Under 18 Priority Selection event. While the traditional Priority Selection draft is dominated by Minor Midget hockey players, the Under-18 draft is to identify "late bloomers" from the Major Midget hockey ranks.