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Election 2017

The latest election news impacting the voters of the Town of Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan.

(From L to R) Tim Meyers, Brian Nowak and Jim Rogowski at the Cheektowaga Democratic Committee's watch party at Bobby J's Italian American Grille on September 12th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Town Board primary challenge hinges on 203 absentee ballots

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The primary challenge mounted by Councilmember Alice Magierski has resulted in a razor thin margin. Just 44 votes separate her from...

Primary Day 2017 information

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - It's primary day in New York.  Here is important information every voter should know. New York is a closed primary state. Only...

Anti-Magierski mailer muddies primary campaign

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A last-minute negative political mailer targeting Councilmember Alice Magierski has muddied the waters of what has been - up until this...

Cheektowaga Primary 2017: Candidate Profiles

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - September 12th is Primary Day in Erie County and voters will cast their votes to narrow the field of candidates for...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Local CWA 1122 Endorses Town Board Candidates

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The CWA Local 1122 out of Buffalo announced its endorsed candidates for the 2017 election cycle on Thursday night.  The three candidates...
Councilmember Alice Magierski at a April, 2017 Town Board meeting. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Magierski mounts primary challenge with 1,074 Dem signatures

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Councilmember Alice Magierski submitted her nominating petitions to the Erie County Board of Elections Thursday kicking off her primary challenge bid...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

CPD unions endorse Stefan Mychajliw for Comptroller

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The two labor unions representing Cheektowaga Police Officers voted to endorse Stefan Mychajliw for Erie County Comptroller. Both unions sent their letters...
Councilmember Alice Magierski at a April, 2017 Town Board meeting. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Magierski is seeking a four-year term on town council

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Town Councilmember Alice Magierski says she is hoping the Cheektowaga voters will give her four more years on the town council. Ms. Magierski won...
From left to right: Brian Nowak, James Rogowski, Timothy Meyers in a submitted May 8, 2017 photo.

Cheektowaga Dems endorse Town Board candidates

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Democratic Committee endorsed three candidates Monday night for the upcoming Town Board election in November. Cheektowaga Democratic Town Chairman Matt...
Steve Cichon says he is seeking the Democratic nomination for Erie County Clerk on the steps of Cheektowaga Town Hall on April 22, 2017. (Phtoto courtesy of Steve Cichon for Erie County Clerk Facebook page)

Cichon announces run for County Clerk from Town Hall

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Former WBEN-AM news director Steve Cichon announced his candidacy seeking the Democratic endorsement for Erie County Clerk on the steps of Cheektowaga...