Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Jim Herr covering the Buffalo Bills during their NFL football training camp in Pittsford, N.Y., Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

Cheektowaga resident launches news website

Why would anyone start an online news publication devoted to covering the Town of Cheektowaga? It wasn't a decision that came easy to say the...
Pressley Kelly and Richard Pearson are facing felony charges after stealing over $1,000 in surf and turf from town stores. (Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Felony hearing for Surf and Turf bandits rescheduled

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The two men facing felony charges for stealing nearly $1,000 in steak and seafood were supposed to appear in Cheektowaga Justice...
A school bus waits for students at a town school on February 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Erie County School Bus Law could cost town schools $250,000

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A law proposed in Erie County aims to make all children attending Kindergarten through eighth grade better protected on the school...
City Mattress in the Union Consumer Square on February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

City Mattress store closure part of company’s growth plan

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Curious consumers driving down Union Road may have noticed the moving sale signs at the City Mattress store in the Union Consumer...
Cheektowaga Police stop a vehicle behind The Home Depot after it was involved in a crash at Walden Avenue and Anderson Road on February 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police detain hit-and-run driver after short pursuit

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The driver of a pickup truck who led Cheektowaga Police on a brief pursuit midday Friday was detained by police after...
Pressley Kelly and Richard Pearson are facing felony charges after stealing over $1,000 in surf and turf from town stores. (Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Surf and turf bandits caught by Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Two Rochester men are under arrest by Cheektowaga Police after they forced their way out of a Tops Market and were...
Cheektowaga Police stop a vehicle behind The Home Depot after it was involved in a crash at Walden Avenue and Anderson Road on February 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Walden Avenue hit-and-run driver charged

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Department charged the pickup driver who left the scene of an injury accident midday Friday. Police tell the Cheektowaga...
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Police Blotter: February 7, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 144 calls on February 7, 2017.  The following is a brief report of some of...

Cheektowaga Chronicle accepted to LION Publishers

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga’s only local, independent, online news source announced Wednesday that the Local Independent Online News Publishers accepted them as a provisional member. LION...
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Cheektowaga Police Blotter: February 8, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 144 calls on February 8, 2017.  The following is a brief report of some of...
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