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Snow and ice expected with Tuesday storm

BUFFALO - The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the entire Niagara Frontier.  It is in effect from 3 am...
Chronicle file photo of a Cheektowaga Police car.

Cheektowaga Police investigating drive-by shooting

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police are classifying a "shots fired" call on February 6th as a drive-by shooting.Police say eyewitnesses reported hearing four to six...

Cheektowaga Dems make endorsements for town-wide offices

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Democratic Town Committee Chairperson Matt Janiszewski announced that the Cheektowaga Democratic Town Committee voted to endorse candidates for eight town-wide offices...
Cheektowaga Police Officer Kevin Matusiak looks for evidence at Genesee Street and Pine Ridge Road after a shooting victim walked into Sisters of Charity Hospital St. Joseph Campus on May 30th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Emergency responders in Cheektowaga were called out to 185 calls for service on Thursday, February 7, 2019.1:39 am - An arrest warrant was issued for...
Doug Hughes of Kenworth Northeast Group, Councilmember Christine Adamczyk, Highway Superintendent Mark Wegner, Supervisor Diane Benczkowski, and Mark Kough of Henderson Products, unveil a new highway truck that brings awareness to mental health and suicide prevention. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

New highway truck brings awareness to mental health and suicide prevention

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga Highway Department unveil a new truck that brings awareness to mental health and suicide prevention.The truck is painted...
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Villa Maria launching video game design and software development programs

CHEEKTOWAGA - Villa Maria College will be launching two new four-year degree programs aimed at high school students who would like to make the...

McGuire Group announces 2019 support groups

(SUBMITTED) The McGuire Group’s health care facilities will be hosting a variety of support groups throughout 2019.A support group for the wives of those...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Emergency responders in Cheektowaga were called out to 179 calls for service on Wednesday, February 6, 2019.5:53 am - A tractor-trailer truck jacked knifed on...
Emergency responders responded to the I-90 eastbound after a tractor-trailer truck rolled into a ditch just before the Cleveland Drive exit on February 7, 2019.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Truck driver needs extrication after overturning into I-90 ditch

CHEEKTOWAGA - Firefighters had to extricate a driver from his tractor-trailer truck after it veered off the road and crashed into a ditch along the eastbound...
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Cheektowaga resident who embezzled $49k from Catholic schools sentenced

BUFFALO - A Cheektowaga resident who was the business administrator for South Buffalo Catholic Schools will spend part of the next two months behind...