Saturday, October 21, 2017
The St. Andrew Sloan High School Softball Team won the 2017 Catholic Youth Sports championship. (Submitted)

St. Andrew Sloan wins Softball Championship

SLOAN, N.Y. - The St. Andrew's Sloan softball team won the 2017 Catholic Youth Sports Softball Championship. The co-ed team played against four other teams...
First responders attended to a rollover crash on Wagner Avenue overnight on June 22, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Rollover crash on Wagner Avenue overnight

SLOAN ,N.Y. - First responders attended to a rollover crash overnight in the Village of Sloan. The accident happened around 1 a.m. on Wagner Avenue...
Law enforcement executed a search warrant at 172 Atlantic Avenue on July 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police execute search warrant on Atlantic Avenue

SLOAN, N.Y. - Buffalo Police Narcotics officers with the assistance of Cheektowaga Police served a search warrant on Atlantic Avenue Sunday afternoon. Law enforcement officers...
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...
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...

Sloan Warms Up with Soup on Sunday Fundraiser

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - On a cold day in Sloan, warm crock pots were a welcome sight in the village fire hall. Hundreds of people...
A Budget Rental truck caused a tree limb to crash down on a passing car on Wagner Avenue, February 26, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Tree limb crashes down on passing car

SLOAN, N.Y. - Two people escaped injury after a tree branch came crashing down on top of a car Sunday afternoon. Patricia Borowicz of South...
A dump truck crashed into power lines in Sloan on September 19th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Dump truck causes power outage in Sloan

SLOAN - A dump truck contracted to perform work for the Village of Sloan pulled down wires causing a series of issues Tuesday afternoon. Carrie...
A dump truck crashed into power lines in Sloan on September 19th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Damage from dump truck is the responsibility of homeowners

SLOAN - Residents who had their service line ripped from their house Tuesday afternoon after a dump truck crashed into utility lines must repair...
Cheektowaga Police Officers prepare to enter 127 Roland Street on June 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Four arrested on drug charges at Roland Street apartment

SLOAN, N.Y. – Four people were arrested on numerous drug charges after police investigated a possible burglary on Roland Street Saturday afternoon. The landlord of...
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