Members of Doyle Hose Company # 2 - Explorer Post 300 train with a fire hose. (Submitted)

Doyle Hose fire explorers holding fundraiser

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Doyle Hose Company #2 has rebooted a program to help attract and retain younger members to their ranks, and they're asking...
Two men held-up the Cash for Cans store at 1350 Harlem Road on May 4, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Robbery attempt at Cash for Cans

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two men - at least one of them armed - tried to rob a Cash for Cans store Thursday afternoon. Two brazen...
Results of 4/21/17 heroin raid. (ECSO Photo)

Williamstowne drug raid arrest pleaded guilty

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo man arrested during a drug raid at Williamstowne Apartments pleaded guilty before Erie County Court Justice Thomas P. Franczyk. Eddie Fields,...
Accident investigators inventory the scene where a bicyclist was struck on Shanley Street during the early morning hours of August 11, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Hit-and-run driver pleads not guilty in Cheektowaga Town Court

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A bicyclist was struck and severely hurt by a hit-and-run driver on Shanley Street just after midnight Friday. An eyewitness who didn't want...
State Police handout photo of Jessica Rose Lane.

Cheektowaga woman subject of State Police cold case

BATAVIA, N.Y. - New York State Police are renewing their call for information surrounding the disappearance and murder of an elderly Cheektowaga woman nearly 40...
Firefighters from Doyle Hose and neighboring fire departments fight a fire inside R&R BBQ on Harlem Road August 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire at R&R BBQ

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Fire officials think a faulty cooler unit is to blame for a Sunday afternoon fire at R&R BBQ. Numerous phone calls flooded...
Variety Club Kids from this year's telethon eat lunch at Doyle Hose Company #2. (Doyle Hose No. 2)

Doyle Hose #2 welcomes Variety Club Kids

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The volunteer firefighters at Doyle Hose Company #2 welcomed the Variety Club Kids to their fire house over the weekend. This year's...

Cheektowaga Police Detective Mark Jedd retires

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Detective Mark Jedd has retired after 31-years as a law enforcement professional for the Town of Cheektowaga Police Department. His sendoff took...
High water closes William Street at the I-90 overpass on May 1, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Water floods out the William Street overpass

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Heavy rain Monday afternoon flooded at least two roads stalling out vehicles trying to wade through the water according to the...
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Undercover officer chases suspect into laundromat

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A man running from an undercover Cheektowaga Police officer gave up inside a William Street laundromat Friday. The police officer approached the man...