Thursday, September 21, 2017

Willie L. Jones registers an address on Ivanhoe Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services reports that Willie L. Jones, 54, has registered an address at 135 Ivanhoe Road...
Pine Hill firefighters and neighboring departments work to extinguish a residential structure fire on July 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Investigators probe fire inside wall on Marne Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A small overnight structure fire displaced four residents from a duplex in the Pine Hill Fire District Friday morning. Firefighters responded to...
Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee performs during Cheektowaga’s Freedom Fest at the Casmir Pulaski Cultural Center on July 3, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

PHOTOS: Freedom Fest concert at Town Park

Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee performs during Cheektowaga’s Freedom Fest at the Casimir Pulaski Cultural Center on July 3, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)  
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Pine Hill firefighter robbed at gunpoint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A volunteer firefighter with the Pine Hill Hose Company was robbed at gunpoint overnight Thursday. The incident happened around 1:37 a.m. at...
Pine Ridge Pizza and Subs has been hit three times in the past month. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Man tries to steal the dough, gets rolled by police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police slapped the cuffs on a town man after he and an accomplice tried to break into a Genesee Street...
Buffalo and Cheektowaga Police search for evidence at a shooting scene at Barbara and Atwood Place on June 22, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Atwood Place shooter arraigned in Cheektowaga Court

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A man was found shot and taken to the hospital after police responded to the city line area to investigate a...
Cleveland Hill ladders the Caritas Medical Arts Building on June 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Caritas patients and staff forced to evacuate building

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A malfunctioning air handling pump forced patients and staff members to evacuate the Caritas Medical Arts Building Thursday afternoon.  Just before 2 p.m....
Cheektowaga Police officers check a yard on Edison Avenue in Buffalo after a short vehicle pursuit Tuesday night. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Man leads Cheektowaga Police in short pursuit into Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Cheektowaga Police engaged in a short vehicle pursuit that ended in the City of Buffalo Tuesday night. A police officer attempted to...
Local girl scouts plant flowers at Town Park on May 21, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Girl Scout Troops plant flowers at Town Park

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Girl Scouts Troops spent the better part of Sunday morning planting flowers at Town Park. Four troops from the Girl Scouts...