Cheektowaga Chronicle file photo of Town vehicles.

Town to lease six Fusions from Enterprise Fleet Management

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town councilmembers Tuesday night greenlit the acquisition of six 2019 Ford Fusions under their recently approved master agreement with Enterprise Fleet Management of Rochester. The town will enter into a 60-month agreement for...
Cheektowaga Chronicle file photo of Councilmember Timothy Meyers.

Tim Meyers gives up Deputy Supervisor duties; retains council seat

CHEEKTOWAGA - Councilmember Timothy Meyers relinquished his duties as Deputy Supervisor for the Town of Cheektowaga as of Noon Wednesday. In a telephone interview with Cheektowaga Chronicle Wednesday, Mr. Meyers thanked Supervisor Diane Benczkowski for giving...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Who will be Cheektowaga’s next Deputy Supervisor?

CHEEKTOWAGA - Will you be the next Deputy Supervisor of the Town of Cheektowaga?  It could happen under New York Town Law. The job is now open after Councilmember Timothy Meyers relinquished his duties Wednesday. According to...
Public Safety Dispatcher Gina Silsby monitors one of seven computer displays on November 15th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Council approves union contract for public safety dispatchers

CHEEKTOWAGA - The men and women responsible for dispatching police and fire units to incidents in Cheektowaga and Sloan have a new collective bargaining agreement in place after working under the terms of an...
The signal light at Walden Galleria Drive and East Drive was on flash at the time of a car crash on August 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Five traffic signals on French Road to see improvements

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town officials have retained the professional services of DiDonato Associates to examine and make recommendations for traffic signal improvements at five intersections on French Road. The town will spend $82,000 to have the firm...
Construction crews start to remove concrete curbing on Greenleaf Lane on July 24th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Work on Greenleaf Lane impacts residents for second summer

CHEEKTOWAGA - Many residents on Greenleaf Lane have a feeling of Déjà vu after construction crews tore up their street for the second summer in a row. The town completed a capital public works project...
Erie County DA Seal

Marne Road homicide shooter gets 17 years

BUFFALO - The man responsible for the 2016 homicide on Marne Road has been sentenced by Erie County Court Judge Michael Pietruszka. Jeffrey Brown, 44, of Buffalo, was sentenced to a determinate sentence of 17 years in prison...
Mug shot of Joshua Lukasik. (ECSO)

Cheektowaga man busted with 100 pills and brass knuckle knife

LANCASTER - Erie County Sheriff Deputies arrested a Cheektowaga man Tuesday morning at a traffic stop along Transit Road after they found controlled substances and an illegal weapon. Joshua Lukasik, 31, was charged with criminal possession...

Man steals running vehicle from Sloan gas station

SLOAN - A Buffalo man was arrested Saturday night after he stole a vehicle from a gas station in the Village of Sloan. Cheektowaga Police say 22-year-old Ryan Nelson, of East Tupper Street in Buffalo, was charged...
A Parktrail Lane resident documented damage done to a camper on August 11th. (Contributed)

One arrested for paintball shooting spree

CHEEKTOWAGA - A 17-year-old Croydon Drive resident was arrested over the weekend for his role in a paintball shooting spree in South Cheektowaga. The teen was charged Saturday night with three counts of Criminal Mischief. Eyewitnesses told...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of August 10, 2018

First responders attended to 573 calls for service over the Weekend of August 10, 2018. Friday, August 10, 2018 | 181 calls for service 12:59 am - It was reported that an unknown man was going in...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, August 9, 2018

First responders attended to 202 calls for service on August 9, 2018. 12:18 am - The police told a Hedwig Avenue man in his 20's to quiet down after he was throwing items in his...

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