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Cheektowaga leaf announces 2018 pickup schedule

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Highway Department announces that crews will be out picking up loose leaves starting in November.The program will pick up the...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Cheektowaga’s financial outlook is “healthy” despite tax levy increase

CHEEKTOWAGA - Just four months ago, facing increases in healthcare, wages, and debt service payments, Cheektowaga taxpayers were facing a 4% tax levy hike according...
Family of Pug displayed this sign at a Cheektowaga Town Board meeting Tuesday night. Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle

Dangerous dog hearing adjourned to later date

CHEEKTOWAGA - The dangerous dog hearing stemming from a mauling last Sunday afternoon has been adjourned until later in October according to the town...
The Town of Cheektowaga's hovercraft may soon hit the auction block. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Hovercraft brings high bid of $16,100

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town's hovercraft could soon have a new owner according to Cheektowaga Supervisor Diane Benczkowski.The town received a high bid of $16,100 after...
Assemblymember Monica Wallace joined several volunteer fire departments over the weekend to push out the message of fire safety as the nation marked the conclusion of Fire Prevention Week. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Wallace joins firefighters to push fire safety message

CHEEKTOWAGA - Assemblymember Monica Wallace joined several volunteer fire departments over the weekend to push out the message of fire safety as the nation...

Cheektowaga Highway Dept. vehicles to be auctioned off

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga will be using a contract between the County of Erie and Cash Realty and Auctions to dispose of four vehicles from...
The Town of Cheektowaga will pay to settle a negligence lawsuit brought against the town and a Rosewood Terrace resident after a child from George Urban Boulevard fell on a sidewalk and was injured.

Cheektowaga settles with family of child who fell off bike; broke wrist

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga will pay to settle a negligence lawsuit brought against the town and a Rosewood Terrace resident after a...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Public input sought on 2019 budget

CHEEKTOWAGA - A public hearing will be held on October 23rd at 7 pm to seek input from town residents regarding the 2019 budget.Supervisor Diane Benczkowski...
Chronicle file photo from Halloween 2017.

Cheektowaga designates official Trick-or-treating hours

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga town board designated Wednesday, October 31, 2018 as “Halloween Night” and has limited the time of “trick-or-treating” activities to the period between...
Plastic covers the stacks of vital records inside the Cheektowaga Records Center on August 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Unexpected issues raises emergency roofing bill by $8,747.50

CHEEKTOWAGA - Additional money has been appropriated to cover unexpected issues found during a much-needed roofing project at the town's Records Center at 735 Maryvale...