Tuesday, November 21, 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...
A vehicle rolled onto its side along the 2100 Block of Walden Avenue on February 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Child taken to hospital after Tuesday afternoon crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A child will be checked out at the hospital following an afternoon crash on Walden Avenue. It happened midday along Walden Avenue...
A two vehicle crash slowed monring rush hour traffic along the I-90 eastbound on February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Two-vehicle crash slows rush hour traffic on I-90

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A two-vehicle crash slowed morning rush hour traffic along the eastbound Interstate-90 Thursday morning. The crash happened around 8:45 a.m. between Walden...
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...
The Sloan Fire Department extinguishes several brush fires at the reservoir on February 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Several brush fires ignited at Sloan reservoir

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A number of separate brush fires were ignited along the Norfolk Southern railroad tracks Monday night. Forks Fire Department was first alerted to a brush fire...
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...
Buffalo Bread Company on Nagel Drive is closed (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Buffalo Bread Company shuts doors

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The doors to the Buffalo Bread Company on Nagel Drive are locked. A sign placed on the door says the property...
Mug shot of Brain Kubisty.

Two pounds of pot found in storage unit across from the police station

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Depew man was charged with Felony Possession of Marijuana after the police investigated a hit-and-run crash on Union Road and later...
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...
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