Thursday, September 21, 2017
A Cheektowaga Police patrol car was rear-ended while attending to a seperate property damage only crash on Broadway, July 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police officer okay after patrol car is rear-ended

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga Police Officer was not hurt when his patrol car was smashed by another vehicle late Saturday afternoon. The crash happened...
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...
A motorcycle operator lost control of his bike on the Broadway access road near Town Hall on May 28, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Motorcyclist injured in midday crash, issued tickets

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - An unlicensed motorcycle operator crashed his bike midday Sunday near Town Hall. The motorcycle was traveling northbound on Union Road around 11:40...
Railroad tank cars are stopped along Broadway on May 22, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Schneiderman asks Trump to close “Bomb Train” loophole

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is leading a coalition of six states urging the Trump Administration to close a loophole that...
Forks firefighters use the Jaws of Life to pry open a door at a May 9, 2017 crash on Broadway. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Jaws of Life used at crash in front of Senior Center

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Forks firefighters had to use the Jaws of Life to pry open a door at a three car crash Tuesday morning. It...
Ducklings were reunited with their mom Monday morning along Walden Avenue. (Submitted)

Ducklings rescued from Walden Avenue sewer

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y - A mother duck and her ducklings waddled away unharmed after being rescued from a storm sewer Monday morning. The rescue unfolded around...
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...
Forks firefighters attended to a fire in a semi-tractor truck on March 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Forks firefighters attend to fire in semi-tractor

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Forks firefighters attended to a semi-tractor that caught fire Monday afternoon. It happened around 3:45 p.m. on Gruner Road between Bison Parkway...