Maloney leaving politics
After a long run in politics, Port Colborne's mayor ending rumours and speculation, announcing he will not seek re-election this year.
John Maloney telling council earlier this week, after 15 years as an MP and four years as mayor it was the right decision to make for himself and the city.
Maloney suffered a stroke in 2016 and took almost six months off to recuperate.
The Mayor says health issues did not play a role in his decision, adding his doctors have been very pleased with his progress.
A very successful 2017-2018 IceDogs regular season came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over Mississauga. A sellout St Patty's Day Meridian Centre crowd watched Niagara record their 35th win of the season for a total of 80 points in the OHL's Eastern Conference as Johnny Corneil lead the way with a goal and two assists.
Kirill Maksimov enjoyed a four point night while Johnny Corneil and Ben Jones each scored a pair in the IceDogs 6-3 Friday night win in Erie. With the win, Niagara has now secured home ice advantage in their first round playoff series with Oshawa.
Johnny Corneil scored the overtime winner exactly half-way through the extra period as the IceDogs prevailed 3-2 over visiting Hamilton for Niagara's fifth win in six meetings versus the Bulldogs. Stephen Dhillon was also big stopping 41 shots for the IceDogs fifth straight victory.