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Moe’s will be giving back to Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The new Moe's Southwest Grill on Union Road near Galleria Drive will hold its grand opening on April 20th.  The new location...

State representatives speak about $153 billion budget

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The New York Assembly passed a $153 billion budget over the weekend.  The state will be the first to offer free...
First responders attend to a drowning at the Millennium Hotel pool on April 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Teen drowns in Millennium Hotel pool Sunday evening

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A teenager was rushed to the hospital by ambulance after drowning in a hotel pool Sunday evening. It happened around 7:26 p.m. at...
Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery at the Cash for Cans store at 1350 Harlem Road on April 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cash for Cans at 1350 Harlem Rd robbed at gunpoint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two men robbed a Cash for Cans store minutes after the store opened for the day Saturday. The robbery happened at the Cash...

Erie County AFSCME employees get $1,000 bonus

BUFFALO, N.Y. - AFSCME employees in Erie County will receive a one-time monetary incentive in hopes to bring the union and county back to...
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NYSP to crackdown on distracted driving

ALBANY, N.Y. - The New York State Police announce a statewide crackdown on distracted driving as part of April’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Operation...

Cheektowaga dogs like postal workers in 2016

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town of Cheektowaga and Village of Sloan may have the friendliest dogs in the country according to the United States...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, April 6, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 152 calls on April 6, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
Cheektowaga Police booking photo of Tyrone Ervin.

Buffalo man crashes into gas meter, charged with DWI

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Buffalo man was arrested overnight for DWI after crashing into a gas meter. It happened just after midnight at 4 Trent...
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3 pleaded guilty to preying on the elderly

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Three people pleaded guilty in Erie County Court Thursday to three separate crimes related to preying on the elderly of Cheektowaga...