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A town employee mows the lawn at Town Hall. (Chronicle File Photo)

Board allows TCEA to donate sick time to employee fighting cancer

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town employees represented by the Town of Cheektowaga Employees Association have been given the okay by the town board to donate their sick...
The Town of Cheektowaga's hovercraft may soon hit the auction block. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Mothballed hovercraft sold for $20,000

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town council approved the sale of a $69,000 hovercraft rarely used by the town's Highway Department Tuesday night. The hovercraft was purchased new in...
3450 Union Road may soon be the site of a urgent care facility. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Public Hearing: Urgent Care at Walden and Union

CHEEKTOWAGA - Mr. Ray Trotta with the permission of the landowner, Buffalo City Digs, LLC has made an application requesting the rezoning of 3450 Union Road from...
104 Pinehurst Avenue. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Public Hearing: Demolition of 104 Pinehurst Avenue

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga is taking action on a vacant property at 104 Pinehurst Avenue. The Supervising Code Enforcement Officer has deemed the...

Law firms made $50k defending town in defamation lawsuit

CHEEKTOWAGA - The defamation lawsuit filed by Highway Superintendent Mark Wegner against the Town of Cheektowaga, three sitting councilmembers, and former Supervisor Mary Holtz...
Assistant Chief of Police James Speyer speaks at Detective Mark Jedd’s retirement at police headquarters on March 30, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Town Democrats gives justice nomination to Speyer

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Democratic Town Committee has voted unanimously to endorse James J. Speyer, Jr. for Cheektowaga Town Justice Chairman Matt Janiszewski announced Tuesday. Mr. Speyer...
A Cheektowaga Senior Services van. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Senior vans are safe despite two crashes in recent months

CHEEKTOWAGA - A City of Lackawanna woman has filed a notice of claim with the town after she said a transportation van from the...
Sub-contractors work to reline a sewer on Alpine Place on December 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Legal Notice: SAK Construction, LLC seeking Minority Business Enterprises

SAK Construction, LLC is seeking Minority Business Enterprises (MBE), and Women Business Enterprise (WBE) for the Cheektowaga NY- Phase IV Rehabilitation of Sanitary Sewer CIPP Sewer...
The "members only" sign on the front door of 333 Reiman Street has neighbors and village leaders concerned. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

333 Reiman Street landlord calls report inaccurate

SLOAN - The owner of the Reiman Street property which is under the magnifying glass of village officials emailed Cheektowaga Chronicle Monday defending their...
Cheektowaga Chronicle file photo of Sloan Village Hall on Reiman Street.

Sloan trustees quit over “hostile work environment”

SLOAN - Two former Sloan elected officials who resigned their offices recently say their resignations were the result of Village Clerk Debra Smith making board...