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Cheektowaga Police investigate a reported armed robbery at 7-Eleven on August 29th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

First responders were called out to 213 incidents the day before Thanksgiving.7:28 am - A 14-year-old was arrested and dropped off at family court...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police headquarters.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, November 20, 2018

First responders were called out to 155 incidents on Tuesday.2:14 am - A call came in about someone possibly dumpster diving at Appletree Business...
Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, November 19, 2018

First responders were called out to 151 incidents on Monday.12:32 am - Police were called to what turned out to be a love triangle on...
Emergency vehicles line Beach Road on Thanksgiving Day as first responders treat an infant after a fall from a changing table.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Infant dies days after fall from changing table

CHEEKTOWAGA - An 8-month-old infant has died several days following what appears to be a tragic accident on Thanksgiving Day.Emergency responders from Cleveland Hill...

Cheektowaga’s 2018 Christmas Tree Lighting

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town's official Christmas Tree was illuminated for the 2018 holiday season Monday night.Christmas carols were sung by the Cheektowaga-Sloan School District Chorus...

Cheektowaga agencies honored at Lancaster’s Christmasville parade

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several Cheektowaga emergency agencies took home honors at Lancaster's annual Christmasville parade held this past Saturday.Cheektowaga Police took the Best Decorated Law...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of November 16, 2018

First responders were called out to 475 incidents over the weekend.Friday, November 16, 2018 | 213 calls12:50 am - A man was caught after...

Catholic Charities SIS program ending after Cheektowaga pulls funding

CHEEKTOWAGA - Funding for a thirty-year-old Catholic Charities program that supports Cheektowaga school students in crisis has dried up with the recent passing of the...
Assemblymember Monica Wallace and Senator Tim Kennedy join the Sloan Village Board to announce $1.5 million in state funding for the village. (Contributed)

$1.5 million to aid Sloan with NYDEC Consent Order

SLOAN - State money will be flowing into the Village of Sloan which will be used toward the correction of inflow and infiltration issues which...

Obituary: Augustine V. “Gus” Laruffa

LARUFFA, Augustine V. "Gus" November 21, 2018, at age 72, beloved husband of Susan (nee Kinney) Laruffa; devoted father of Anthony (Emily) Laruffa and...