Walden Galleria General Manager Mike Coene and 5 Wits CEO Matt DuPlessie cut the ribbon at the 5 Wits grand opening on June 2, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

5 Wits is the newest adventure in Walden Galleria

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - 250 people came out Friday evening to celebrate the ribbon cutting of 5 Wits in the Walden Galleria. The center is...
The Garden Village Plaza seen on February 22, 2017, will soon be demolished to make way for a 355,000 sq ft. warehouse and distribution complex. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Transformation for Cheektowaga’s Garden Village Plaza

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Work to transform the old Garden Village Plaza site into a warehouse and distribution complex will begin soon after the Erie...

Santa Claus sets up 2017 visiting hours at the Walden Galleria

CHEEKTOWAGA - Santa Claus will be setting up shop inside the Walden Galleria starting this Saturday, November 11th.The jolly man will open his fireside...
On April 6, 2017, WBBZ-TV records "Polka Buzz" from the Potts Banquet Hall on Rossler Avenue. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

WBBZ-TV’s “Polka Buzz” hosts fun dance parties in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - April showers didn't stop Western New York's polka faithful from gathering earlier this month for a taping of "Polka Buzz," a dance...
Don's Auto Body.

Collision shop seeks to rezone adjacent land

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Union Road collision shop has submitted an application to the Town of Cheektowaga seeking to have an adjacent piece of land...
Pictured back row from left with years of service: Renee Wrazen, 31; Marilee Stoklosa, 31; Maureen Anticola, 33; Amy Lovelace, 26; Gloria Condida, 37; Administrator Pat McFeely, 25; President Steve Mercurio, 26; CEO Jim McGuire and Principal and Director Edward Farbenblum. Front row from left with years of service: Margaret Kozlowski, 25; Rhonda Gorman (guest); Linda Bozek, 26; Cindy Shriver, 39; Annette Sheehan, 44; Director of Investor and Community Relations Jackie McGuire-Gurney and Vice President of Health Care Services Sue Grigg. Not pictured: Carla Whitmore, 39; Carole Paufler, 30; Joy Dustin, 38; Mary Valentine, 29; Michele Graziano, 28; Shirley Cherry, 26; Patrick McCloskey, 25.

Garden Gate honors employees for 25-years of service

CHEEKTOWAGA - The McGuire Group, operator of five skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities in Western New York, and its Garden Gate Health Care Facility in...
Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga honored it’s veteran residents with a “Wall of Honor” on November 12, 2018. Featured in back row from l to r: Dean Rogers, John Eister, Cheektowaga Town Supervisor Diane Benczkowski, Edward Nagi, Richard Piontek and Harry Kapinos. Front row from l to r: Kathleen Cameron, Robert Lang, Edward Szczerbiak and Leonard Baranowski. (Contributed)

Elderwood creates Wall of Honor for veteran residents

CHEEKTOWAGA - Elderwood Assisted Living revealed its new Veteran's Wall of Honor this Veterans Day.The ceremony was marked with a ribbon-cutting led by Cheektowaga Town...

Ingersoll Rand to stop manufacturing in Cheektowaga; 150 union jobs impacted

CHEEKTOWAGA - One of Cheektowaga's top employers, Ingersoll Rand, announced by email Tuesday that they are stopping manufacturing operations at their Broadway plant this...
Doino's pizza prep area on October 1st. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Doino’s Pizzeria being sued by alleged Hepatitis victim

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Cheektowaga man is bringing legal action against the Harlem Road pizzeria that was the subject of a Hepatitis A breakout last October.James...

Hospice Helps Patients and Families Focus on Quality of Life

(Submitted) – November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and hospice and palliative care programs across the country are reaching out to raise awareness...