South Line

News specific to the South Line neighborhood in the Town of Cheektowaga.

A public hearing to demolish 17 Yvette Drive was held on March 28, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Yvette demolition contract set to be awarded Tuesday

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Town Board is expected to award a demolition contract to raze 17 Yvette Drive at Tuesday night's town board meeting...
Demolition work has started on the Garden Village Plaza site off French Road on July 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Garden Village Plaza being demolished

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Demolition work on the former Garden Village Plaza has begun ahead of a scheduled fall start date according to Councilmember James Rogowski. Demolition...
A public hearing to demolish 17 Yvette Drive was held on March 28, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Demolition work to start soon on 17 Yvette Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - By the end of summer, demolition work on 17 Yvette Drive could be completed according to Town officials.  The Town Board approved...
Edbauer Construction of West Seneca will repair the Brentwood Drive bridge. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Road closure on Brentwood Drive for bridge work

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Brentwood Drive between French Road and Dartwood Drive will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, July 17th to finish repair...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a robbery at the Noco Express Shop on the corner of Transit Road and Como Park Boulvard July 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police investigate robbery at Transit Road Noco Express

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police arrested a man they think robbed a South Cheektowaga gas station late Saturday night. Police investigated a reported robbery at the Noco Express...
A telecommunications company has expressed an interest in locating its telecommunications tower behind the James J. Matecki Center at 500 Losson Road. (jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Legislation allows cellphone tower at Stiglmeier Park

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The New York State Legislature has given the Town of Cheektowaga the green light to lease out a small portion of...
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Man charged with DWI after crashing into cars on Losson Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga man was charged with Felony DWI after crashing his pickup truck into several parked cars overnight Tuesday. Cheektowaga's Assistant Chief...
Firefighters found a seized motor inside a rooftop HVAC unit above the office space of Latina Food Service at 1 Scrivner Drive. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire inside Latina Food Service HVAC unit

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – South Line and neighboring fire departments worked to extinguish a fire in a rooftop HVAC unit at Latina Food Service Saturday...
A handful of employees inside the AT&T store at 4900 Transit Road walked off the job and joined over two dozen other striking Communication Workers of America members. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

CWA members strike at Cheektowaga AT&T Store

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Local Communication Workers of America union members joined a nationwide strike against AT&T Friday. The strike against AT&T started at 3 p.m. Cheektowaga...
A man was stabbed in the arm inside 50 Garden Village Drive on the night of May 18, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Man stabbed in the arm on Garden Village Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A man said he was stabbed by his girlfriend late Thursday night. Cheektowaga Police responded to 50 Garden Village Drive around 10:22...