Ontario government pledges $150,000 for Hurricane Irma aid
The Ontario government is contributing $150,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help people in the Caribbean hit by Hurricane Irma.
Premier Kathleen Wynne says Irma and its consequences are a worst nightmare for millions of people.
Wynne also says she's sent a letter to Florida Governor Rick Scott offering her sympathies and support.
One-hundred-and-seventy-five Hydro One employees from Ontario and equipment are already on their way to Florida to help restore power to millions of Floridians
Ben Jones scored a goal and added two assists as the IceDogs topped the Bulldogs 4-1 in Hamilton. In the season opener for both teams, Stephen Dhillon was top notch in goal with 39 saves.
Three goals in the first 2:35 of the game propelled the IceDogs to a 5-2 exhibition win in Kitchener. Stephen Dhillon was outstanding in goal as Billy Burke's Dogs faced a large number of shorthanded situations.
Ondrej Machala scored two goals and added an assist as the IceDogs dropped a 7-5 decision to the Kitchener Rangers. The third game of the pre-season was played before a great crowd at the Fleming Centre in Beamsville.