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Benczkowski tables $113,000 Catholic Charities counseling program

CHEEKTOWAGA - A $113,000 program with Catholic Charities that provides counseling to "at-risk" Cheektowaga students and their families is going under the microscope at the...
John M. Dudziak was appointed to the position of full-time town attorney on December 12th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Town Attorney John Dudziak appointed to full-time status

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga town council appointed Town Attorney John M. Dudziak to full-time status at their regular board meeting Tuesday night. The appointment comes...
Chronicle file photo of a NFTA Metro bus on Genesee Street.

Proposed county law to prevent smoking in bus shelters

ERIE COUNTY - The Erie County Legislature is proposing to enact a local law that bans smoking near and inside bus shelters. A public hearing...
Firefighters fight flames at 3339 Genesee Street on September 5th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Assemblymember Wallace to sponsor Emergency Preparedness Training

(RELEASE) - This Saturday, December 9, 2017, Assemblymember Monica Wallace  will host a free American Red Cross Emergency Preparedness Training at 10 am at the Cheektowaga Senior...

Monica Wallace announces bid for re-election in 2018

CHEEKTOWAGA - Assemblymember Monica Wallace kicked off her 2018 re-election campaign with a $50 a person event in Cheektowaga Wednesday night. Ms. Wallace, a Democrat,...
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Christmas tree lighting at Cheektowaga Town Hall

CHEEKTOWAGA - The second annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony was held outside town hall Wednesday evening. "We can see how it has grown in one...
Lights along the Kensington Expressway between Eggert Road and the Interstate-90 interchange are operational on November 29th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Councilmember Adamczyk: Expressway lights back operational

CHEEKTOWAGA - The dysfunctional street lights along a strip of the Kensington Expressway are finally fixed according to Town of Cheektowaga leaders.   Councilmember Christine Adamczyk...
Lt. Anthony Filipski and Officer Dominic Schwartz were presented proclamations for their actions during the shooting incident at Dollar General earlier this November at the November 28th Town Board meeting. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Lt. Filipski and Office Schwartz honored by town board

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council honored the heroic actions of two Cheektowaga Police officers at Tuesday night's town board meeting. Lt. Anthony Filipski and...
An AMR ambulance transports the victim from the scene minutes after being struck by a car on Genesee Street. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga’s EMS board raises concerns over new ambulance contract

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga is sticking with American Medical Response to be the exclusive provider for pre-hospital emergency care but the town's...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Town Court.

Tonawanda man: court clerk asking “Are you Irish” violated his civil rights

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Tonawanda man is preparing to sue the Town of Cheektowaga for $75,000 after he says a court clerk violated his civil rights by...
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