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Local News from around the Town of Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan organized so you can find news specific to your neighborhood.

National Grid constructed a temporary wooden road in back of Jane Drive to repair a transmission circuit on May 2, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

National Grid constructs wooded road to work in easement

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Residents on Jane Drive off Cayuga Creek Road reached out to Cheektowaga Chronicle Wednesday wondering why crews were working in the power...
A telecommunications company has expressed an interest in locating its telecommunications tower behind the James J. Matecki Center at 500 Losson Road. (jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

South Cheektowaga cell tower negotiations extended thru December 1st

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The town and Up State Tower Co. LLC and Buffalo-Lake Erie Wireless Systems have agreed to extend negotiations over a proposed...
Cleveland Hill firefighters and mutual aid help fight flames inside a garage on Harlem Road on February 17,2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Firefighters battle garage fire on Harlem Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cleveland Hill Fire Department and three mutual aid fire companies fought an early morning garage fire attached to a commercial...
Owners Aria and David Ferguson celebrate the grand opening of their second CPR Cell Phone Repair store at 2190 Walden Avenue on June 3, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

CPR Cell Phone Repairs open in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The second CPR Cell Phone Repair franchise in Buffalo held its grand opening Saturday in Cheektowaga. Owner Aria and David Ferguson officially...
Chick-fil-A site plans submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Planning Board to review Chick-fil-A plans

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Planning Board will review the site plan and special use permit for the new Chick-fil-A restaurant at their upcoming...
Lawrence Penna appeared before Justice Paul Piotrowski July 5, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Lawrence Penna’s felony hearing adjourned until August

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The felony hearing for the man NFTA Police say caused a deadly crash at the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport last month return...
Firefighters battle a house fire at 180 Aris Avenue on October 12th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Winds whip flames at Aris Avenue house fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several fire companies across the town responded to a working fire at 180 Aris Avenue in Doyle's Fire District overnight Thursday. Flames were...
A man was caught on camera stealing the cash register at Zahz Pizza on Cayuga Road. (Submitted)

Zahz Pizza burglary suspect arrested by police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police made an arrest related to the burglary of a town pizzeria. Cheektowaga Assistant Chief of Police Jim Speyer tells Cheektowaga...
A flashlight illuminates the window in which a one-year-old child fell from on April 11, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Toddler’s fall from third-story window appears accidental

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The incident of a south Cheektowaga toddler falling from a window Tuesday night appears to be accidental according to law enforcement. Cheektowaga...
A public hearing to demolish 17 Yvette Drive was held on March 28, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Yvette demolition contract set to be awarded Tuesday

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Town Board is expected to award a demolition contract to raze 17 Yvette Drive at Tuesday night's town board meeting...
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