Saturday, February 24, 2018

Neighboring police officers assist Cheektowaga at large fight

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several neighboring law enforcement agencies assisted Cheektowaga Police officers at the scene of a large fight inside the 40/8 Club at 810...
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Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

First responders were called out to 151 incidents on Tuesday. Here are just some of the issues that police and firefighters responded to.  12:15 am...

Nominations for Erie County Senior of the Year

BUFFALO — The Erie County Department of Senior Services is seeking nominees for Erie County Senior of the Year. The award aims to recognize a resident...

Allstate agencies help secure $14k grant for WNY Heroes

CHEEKTOWAGA - Two Cheektowaga Allstate agency owners joined forces with 14 other agency owners in Western New York to secure a $14,000 grant to...

Crews demo former Walden Avenue Kmart site

CHEEKTOWAGA - Demolition crews are busy tearing down the former Kmart site on Walden Avenue making way for an access road and future development. Business First...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of February 17, 2018

The following is a look at the incidents Cheektowaga first responders were called out to over the past weekend.  Friday, February 16 - 173 Calls 12:53 am...
A snow cover sidestreet in Cheektowaga on February 12, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga lifts snow parking restrictions until March 1st

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga has suspended the town's overnight parking restrictions until March 1st the supervisor's office announced Tuesday.  The unseasonably warm weather...

M&T Bank, Boost Mobile held up minutes apart

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police Department is seeing the public's help in identifying the suspect in two attempted armed robberies late Tuesday morning. The police say...

Firearm in parolee’s basement gets him eight years

BUFFALO - A Cheektowaga man was sentenced to eight years in prison by State Supreme Court Justice Christopher J. Burns after his parole officer found...
The Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery along the 100 block of Tudor Road during the morning hours of November 28th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, February 19, 2018

First responders were called out to 131 incidents on Monday. Here are just some of the issues that police and firefighters responded to. 2:22 am...

Will assessments go up for five districts in Cheektowaga?

CHEEKTOWAGA - Residents in five Cheektowaga districts could see their assessments rise once again as a result of the red-hot real estate market in the...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, February 15, 2018

First responders attended to 180 calls on Thursday in the town. Here is a look at some of the incidents. 12:33 am - The police...

Town plans to ask state for $750k traffic safety grant

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town council is expected to approve a resolution allowing the town's grant writer to apply for a state grant which could bring in...

Rollover crash shuts down Kensington Expressway

CHEEKTOWAGA - Friday morning's commute on the Kensington Expressway was impacted by a rollover crash. The incident happened around 7:15 am under the overpass at...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, February 14, 2018

First responders attended to 165 calls on Wednesday in the town. Here is a look at some of the incidents. 3:01 am - A Cleveland...
Town officials deemed 105 Hoerner Avenue temporarily uninhabitable since March 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Town identifies 528 vacant properties

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga has identified a total of 528 vacant properties since forming the Zombie and Vacant Property Remediation and Prevention Initiative...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, February 13, 2018

First responders responded to 177 calls on Tuesday in the town. Here is a look at some of the incidents. 12:30 am - Three people...
Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, February 12, 2018

First responders responded to 198 calls on Monday in the town. Here is a look at some of the incidents. 3:36 am - The driver...

Additional secretary for highway superintendent put on hold

CHEEKTOWAGA - A new chapter in the ongoing political saga between the town board and the highway superintendent was written Tuesday night after two...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of February 9, 2018

Here is a look at some of the incidents first responders were called out to over the past weekend. Friday, February 9: 161 Calls 9:27 am...
Lawrence J. Penna and his attorney Herbert Greenman appear before Town Justice Paul Piotrowski on August 17, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Airport hit-and-run driver gets five years probation

BUFFALO - The man responsible for the death of a Minnesota woman last June was sentenced in Erie County Court Friday. Lawrence Penna, 68, of Williamsville will...
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