Saturday, February 24, 2018
High water closes William Street at the I-90 overpass on May 1, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Heavy rain causes problems across Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Heavy rain caused problems throughout Cheektowaga Monday evening. William Street is closed at I-90 due to high water. Flooded street -...
The Adamczyk family sat down with WGRZ to speak about how heroin took their son, Danny.

Council member Adamczyk shares family loss

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The family of Cheektowaga council member Chris Adamczyk are sharing the story of the recent death of her son from a drug...

Willie L. Jones registers an address on Ivanhoe Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services reports that Willie L. Jones, 54, has registered an address at 135 Ivanhoe Road...

Central advances to state semi-finals

The Section VI Class B Champions continue their march to a state championship by defeating Hornell in the state's regional competition at Brockport Saturday. Cheektowaga was...

Board holds off on dissolving Deputy Highway Superintendent position

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Town Board decided to table a resolution that would eliminate the full-time Deputy Highway Superintendent position Tuesday evening. The joint...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, September 14, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - First responders were called to 173 incidents on Thursday. Here are just some of the issues they dealt with. 1:06 am -...

Jessica D. Huber moves onto Mafalda Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services reports that Jessica D. Huber, 41, moved from an unknown address to 145...
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...
Councilmember Alice Magierski at a April, 2017 Town Board meeting. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Magierski mounts primary challenge with 1,074 Dem signatures

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Councilmember Alice Magierski submitted her nominating petitions to the Erie County Board of Elections Thursday kicking off her primary challenge bid...
Pine Hill firefighters and neighboring departments work to extinguish a residential structure fire on July 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Investigators probe fire inside wall on Marne Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A small overnight structure fire displaced four residents from a duplex in the Pine Hill Fire District Friday morning. Firefighters responded to...