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Cleveland Hill Fire Department and Cheektowaga Police attend to a rollover crash on Harlem Road on April 26, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car rolls onto its roof in afternoon crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - One car ended up on its roof after a two car crash Wednesday afternoon.The crash happened around 12:15 p.m. on Harlem...

5 things to know: April 25, 2017 Cheektowaga Town Board Meeting

Five things every Town of Cheektowaga resident should know following the Cheektowaga Town Board meeting on April 25, 2017. Buick Car Show and Southline Little...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 205 calls on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The following is a brief report of some...
Cheektowaga Police Chief David Zack (r) presents Detective Timothy Turnbull his detective's shield at the Town Board meeting on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Officer Timothy Turnbull promoted to Detective

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town Board approved the promotion of police officer Timothy Turnbull to the rank of Detective for the Cheektowaga Police Department.Turnbull fills...
“For an individual with autism or a family or friend of someone with autism, just seeing this truck driving around the streets of our Town will let them know they are not alone. Many in our Town or across the region are autistic or know someone who is, and anything we can do to bring awareness to this disability and provide a welcoming and more understanding environment for those with autism is a service to the community at large.”

Autism themed highway truck placed into service

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town of Cheektowaga placed into service a brand new truck that will bring awareness to Autism. The truck is painted blue...

Town Board debates “dead” sex offender law

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A public hearing to decide if the Town Board should repeal the Town’s Sex Offender Law drew the attention of the...
First responders attend to a crashed vehicle in an embankment along Genesee Street on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car goes airborne before crashing into embankment

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – An N.F.T.A. police officer was involved in a crash while responding to assist Cheektowaga Police at the scene of a crash...
Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, April 24, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 186 calls on April 24, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of the...

Cheektowaga considers statewide solar standard

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Town Board will consider adopting statewide standards for residents to follow when installing solar power systems on their homes.The...
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...