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200,000 pounds of electronics disposed of at Wallace event

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Assemblymember Monica Wallace hosted a free electronics recycling event at Maryvale High School Saturday morning. Wallace's office tells Cheektowaga Chronicle that nine...
State Senator Tim Kennedy stopped by Rescue Hose Company No. 1 on Pine Ridge Road Saturday morning to present the volunteer fire department a New York State flag. (Submitted)

Senator Tim Kennedy presents flag to Rescue Hose

State Senator Tim Kennedy stopped by Rescue Hose Company No. 1 on Pine Ridge Road Saturday morning to present the volunteer fire department a...
Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, March 23, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 151 calls on March 23, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
An AMR ambulance transports the victim from the scene minutes after being struck by a car on Genesee Street. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Woman in critical condition, DWI charges in Genesee Street crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The woman stuck by a car on Genesee Street Thursday night is listed in critical condition while the driver was arrested...

Assemblymember Wallace will hold electronic recycling event

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Assemblymember Monica Wallace announces that her office is sponsoring a free electronics recycling event at Maryvale High School this Saturday. "Old electronics are...
CPD is attempting to identify the pictured male and female that used a stolen credit card at a local movie theater as well as several other stores and restaurants in the Walden Galleria.

Credit card couple sought by Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police is looking to identify a couple who enjoyed a date night on someone else's dime. Police say the pictured man...
Cheektowaga Police and U-Crest firefighters care for a pedestrian who was hit by a vehicle on Genesee Street on March 23, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Pedestrian hit by car on Genesee Street

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - One person was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car late Thursday night. The incident happened at 9:19 p.m. on...
Police Seal

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 150 calls on March 22, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
Town officials deemed 105 Hoerner Avenue temporarily uninhabitable since March 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Violations for Hoerner Avenue house of squalor

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Canadian property owner has taken the initial steps to rectify numerous housing code violations at a property on Hoerner Avenue...
Pictured (L to R) : Captain Scott Pilat (C&L Assoc. Vice President), Lt. Rick Roll (C&L Assoc. President), Gary Willoughby II (SPCA President and CEO), Gina Browning (SPCA Chief Communications Officer), Lt. Steven Berecz (C&L Assoc. Treasurer), and Captain Mike Isbrandt (C&L Assoc. Secretary).

Cheektowaga Police supervisors donate to SPCA

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Captains and Lieutenants Association donated $5,000 to sponsor one of the new SPCA Investigative offices in their new...