Joe and Jean Oddo stand with their former employees in front of the new AMR ambulance 525 which was painted to reflect the old Town's Ambulance brand. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

EMS pioneers honored at ceremonial contract signing

CHEEKTOWAGA - Two pioneers of the local emergency medical service were honored Tuesday at a ceremonial contract signing between American Medical Response and the...
Zara store at Walden Galleria. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Zara opens at Walden Galleria

CHEEKTOWAGA - Fashion store Zara has officially opened its doors for business at Walden Galleria. The 30,309 sq. ft., two-level store features on-trend apparel for men, women,...
Firefighters responded to a kitchen fire at Jack Astor's Bar and Grill on April 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire at Jack Astor’s closes restaurant for the weekend

CHEEKTOWAGA - Firefighters from across Cheektowaga responded to the Walden Galleria Saturday morning after a fire broke out inside the kitchen of Jack Astor's Bar...
Joshua Mootz looks at the damage at Athens Family Restuarant on April 10th minutes after he accidentally drove into the building. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Mini-van crashes into Athens Restaurant during lunchtime

CHEEKTOWAGA - Lunchtime for patrons inside Athens Family Restaurant on Harlem Road Tuesday afternoon was interrupted after a mini-van drove through a plate glass...

EmblemHealth fined after exposing social security numbers

NEW YORK CITY - One of the nation's largest health insurance companies was slapped with a half-million dollar penalty after exposing the social security...

2018 Easter Bunny hours at Walden Galleria

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Easter Bunny will be hopping over to the Walden Galleria starting this Friday, March 9th. A kick-off event at 5:30 pm will feature a...

Allstate agencies help secure $14k grant for WNY Heroes

CHEEKTOWAGA - Two Cheektowaga Allstate agency owners joined forces with 14 other agency owners in Western New York to secure a $14,000 grant to...
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...

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...
Walden Galleria file photo. (Cathy Smith, Creative Commons)

Lock down drill at Walden Galleria, Thursday, February 8th

CHEEKTOWAGA – The Walden Galleria and Cheektowaga Police Department will host a lockdown drill on Thursday, February 8th at 10:15 AM. This drill is a precautionary...