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.
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.
Two first period goals in under a minute were not enough as Barrie held off the IceDogs 4-2 Thursday night. Drew Hunter and Andrew Bruder both scored their first goals in the opening twenty.