A brush fire broke out at the Dale Road National Grid substation on April 27, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Brush fire at National Grid substation

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A brush fire at a National Grid substation pressed firefighters into action Thursday afternoon and affected power around the area for a...
Councilmember James Rogowski attends the September 11th town board meeting.  Board members are formally calling for his resignation. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Judge: Rogowski must vacate seat

BUFFALO - State Supreme Court Justice Mark Montour has ruled that Councilmember James Rogowski vacated his seat when he pleaded guilty to Attempted Criminal...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, August 7, 2018

First responders attended to 213 calls for service on August 7, 2018.3:06 am - A bat was captured on Randolph Avenue.  The county Health...

Public hearings will be held on March 14, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two public hearings will be held at the next Town Board meeting dealing with a micro cell antenna and a rezoning...
The New York State Governor's Traffic Safety Committee in conjunction with the Cheektowaga Police Department hosted a Child Passenger Safety car seat check event on May 18th. (CPD Photo)

30 car seats installed at police event

CHEEKTOWAGA - The New York State Governor's Traffic Safety Committee in conjunction with the Cheektowaga Police Department hosted a Child Passenger Safety car seat check...
A two-car rollover crash on Union Road on June 13, 2017 sent one woman to the hospital. A man was detained by police. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Shotgun recovered at rollover crash scene on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - One woman was sent to the hospital, a man was detained by police and a shotgun and slugs were recovered at...

JetBlue flight lands in Buffalo with engine trouble

CHEEKTOWAGA - A JetBlue flight landed under emergency conditions at Buffalo Niagara International Airport Wednesday afternoon according to the airport.Flight 1735 was diverted to...
Students of Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School put on a Law Enforcement Appreciation Day assembly for members of the Cheektowaga Police Department on January 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Theodore Roosevelt students honor the Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA - The students of Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School hosted members of the Cheektowaga Police Department Tuesday morning during a National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day assembly.Principal Jeff Mochrie...

Village of Sloan hold elections today

SLOAN, N.Y. - The residents of the Village of Sloan will cast their vote today to determine who will lead their village for the upcoming...
A chainsaw struck a man in the head at Wright Frontier Tree Care on November 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Chainsaw strikes tree worker in the head

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man was sent to the hospital after he was struck in the head by a chainsaw Monday afternoon according to the...