Thorold Stone Road closure today
Motorists driving in Niagara Falls should take note, Thorold Stone Road between Stanley and Portage will be closed to traffic today from 11 am to 11 pm as CN crews repair the rail crossing.
On its website the city says the road closure is necessary for emergency railway crossing repairs and will include excavation of the track.
Both local residents and emergency services will have access only either from Stanley Avenue or and Drummond Road/ Portage Road during the closure.
No through traffic will be permitted.
Friday night, the IceDogs open their best of seven quarter-final series on home ice versus the Generals, some tickets are still available. The 'Dogs have also announced a bus trip to Oshawa for game three and four.
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.