Two people and a dog were displaced from an overnight house fire on East Rouen Drive on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Two people escape house fire on East Rouen Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Two people and a dog escaped an overnight house fire in South Cheektowaga. Heavy smoke was puffing from the eves of 35...
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...
A road crew mills Sherry Drive on April 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

First phase of streets improvement program starts

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The first phase of the Town of Cheektowaga's streets improvement program began Monday in South Cheektowaga. Milling machines and dump trucks were...
First responders treat a one-year-old child in the back of an AMR ambulance after she fell from a third story window on April 11, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Toddler falls from South Cheektowaga apartment window

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A one-year-old toddler was rushed to the hospital after falling from a third-story window Tuesday night. The South Line Fire Company, Cheektowaga...
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...
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Text through Cheektowaga’s Tip411 results in two drug arrests

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two people were arrested on multiple drug charges Wednesday night after police received an anonymous tip through the department's Tip411 texting...
South Line firefighters work a kitchen fire at 117 Dubonnet Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Afternoon kitchen fire on Dubonnet Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Volunteer firefighters from South Line and neighboring department's responded to a kitchen fire Monday afternoon. The homeowners of 117 Dubonnet Drive returned...
A gaggle of geese stop off in Town Park for a quick snack on February 15, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga approves program to addle eggs

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town Board passed a resolution Tuesday night releasing funds to help curb a problem with Canada Geese throughout the Town. The...
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...
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...