Highway Department cuts overgrown grass and weeds on Rowan Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Overgrown weeds and grass along a Rowan Road sidewalk have been cut down after neighbors reached out to Cheektowaga Chronicle for help. Robert...
A big box store in Cheektowaga is selling sparkler type fireworks this year. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Sparklers and fountain fireworks legal in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - The State of New York has modified the penal law this year to allow residents the ability to purchase and use sparklers...

Cheektowaga Hub connects services to the community

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Hub held their 2nd annual Summer Kick Off Event Tuesday bringing together around 40 providers to connect vulnerable community members with essential...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, June 18, 2018

First responders were called out to 218 incidents on Monday. 1:16 am - One person was arrested for criminal mischief after the police were called...
Mr. Bill's Restaurant on Cleveland Drive. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Judge to decide Mr. Bill’s future in foreclosure case

CHEEKTOWAGA - The future of Mr. Bill's Restaurant currently rests in the hands of Supreme Court Justice E. Jeannette Ogden after a state-wide business development...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police headquarters.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of June 15, 2018

First responders attended to a variety of complaints over this past Father's Day weekend. Friday, June 15th – 202 complaints 12:25 am - Four males were...
Cheektowaga Trees (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga to see heat index values in the upper 90s Monday

CHEEKTOWAGA - The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory which will be in effect all-day Monday. The advisory begins at 10 am and...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, June 14, 2018

First responders were called out to 218 incidents on Thursday. 1:24 am - A drunk driver was arrested at a Harlem Road traffic stop. 2:06 am...
Chronicle file photo of a Cheektowaga Police car.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

First responders were called out to 201 incidents on Wednesday.  1:43 am - A dog walker in Town Park was advised to take Fido for...
Proposed site plans for a duplex subdivision on Como Park near Borden Road.

Questions remain before Como Park subdivision moves forwards

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council pulled two measures Tuesday night which would have moved a project to build six duplex buildings on Como...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, June 12, 2018

First responders attended to 207 complaints on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. 1:31 am - The driver of a Dodge Charger was arrested for DWI at...

Youth and Recreation Awards presented at Town Board meeting

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga Department of Youth & Recreational Services presented their annual awards at the town council's regular board meeting on...

Public Notice: CDBG and HOME Program FY 2017 Grantee Performance Report

A draft copy of the Town of Cheektowaga’s Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for the 2017 Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, June 11, 2018

First responders attended to 225 complaints on Monday, June 11, 2018. 12:26 am - A woman walked into the police station to report that her...

Police Officer Timothy Sherer retires

CHEEKTOWAGA - Officer Timothy Sherer retired from the Cheektowaga Police Department Wednesday afternoon after serving the community for nearly 28-years. Mr. Sherer started his career...

Photos: Police Memorial Service 2018

Cheektowaga Police Department's Annual Memorial Service at Town Park on June 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)
A Cheektowaga Police Officer speaks to a detained subject on July 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of June 8, 2018

First responders attended to 534 complaints over the weekend of June 8, 2018. Friday, June 8th – 180 complaints 2:48 am - The Cheektowaga Police Department investigated...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, June 7, 2018

First responders attended to 206 complaints on Thursday, June 7, 2018. 12:12 am - A resident of N. Seine Drive was using gasoline on a...
Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery at the Kwik Fill gas station on Broadway, February 26th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, June 6, 2018.

First responders attended to 247 complaints on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. 12:45 am - A highly intoxicated 21-year-old man at Collegiate Village was transported to...
The community gathers on Aero Drive on June 10th to remember the war dead from the War of 1812. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Photos: War of 1812 remembrance ceremony

The community gathered on Aero Drive on June 10th to remember the war dead from the War of 1812. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle) See a photo...
Cheektowaga Central's SADD organization, in conjunction with the Erie County Medical Examiner's Office, Cheektowaga Police, Forks and Rescue firefighters, and AMR Ambulance put on a simulated crash on June 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Simulated crash hopes to educate Central students

CHEEKTOWAGA - The blood was fake and the work to free students from a mangled car was simulated, but the message was clear for...

Dollar General Shooting: Continuing Coverage