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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...
Cheektowaga Police secure a Chevrolet Suburban with stolen plates at an address on Hariett Avenue in Buffalo after it led officers on a chase through town on November 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, February 8, 2018

First responders responded to 175 calls on Thursday in the town. Here is a look at some of the incidents. 2:56 am - A drunk...
Chronicle file photo of Tryst Gentleman's Club.

Tryst surrenders liquor license ahead of hearing

BUFFALO - The operators of Tryst Gentleman's Club pleaded no contest earlier this week ahead of a scheduled hearing.  The Aero Drive strip club was to defend...
Martin Turkiewicz looks at his daughter Diane Kline as she addresses Justice Piotrowski in Cheektowaga Town Court on September 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Senior who attacked his wife with a hammer gets six months

BUFFALO - Cheektowaga resident Martin Turkiewicz was sentenced by Erie County Court Judge Kenneth Case Thursday to six months in jail for beating his wife with...

Frontier Airlines to expand service to Austin and Raleigh-Durham

CHEEKTOWAGA – Discount air carrier Frontier Airlines announced Thursday that they will begin non-stop service from Buffalo to Austin, Texas and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina...