Monday, December 18, 2017
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Local News from around the Town of Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan organized so you can find news specific to your neighborhood.

Two people were sent to ECMC after a rollover crash on Walden Avenue. October 28th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Walden Avenue rollover sends two people to ECMC

CHEEKTOWAGA - First responders attended to a rollover crash in the Forks Fire District Saturday afternoon. A sedan and pickup truck collided along the 2300 block of...
Viola Green embraces her son Travis Green during his arraignment on November 15th.  He is accused of being an active shooter outside the Dollar General store. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Mother of accused Dollar General shooter says stress “just took a toll on him”

CHEEKTOWAGA - Viola Green says her son was under pressure because he lost a construction job two months ago, was hurt at another job,...

Undercover officer chases suspect into laundromat

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A man running from an undercover Cheektowaga Police officer gave up inside a William Street laundromat Friday. The police officer approached the man...
(From L to R) Daniel Malkowski, Christopher Murtha, Christopher Saxer, Connie Calandra and Jessica Calandra are installed by Chief Leonard Luh as Pine Hill Hose Company's 2017 firematic and ems officers. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Pine Hill Hose Company installs 2017 officers

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Pine Hill Hose Company and affiliate organizations installed their 2017 officers at the department's 90th Installation of Officers at the Bellevue...
Firefighters from Doyle Hose and neighboring fire departments fight a fire inside R&R BBQ on Harlem Road August 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire at R&R BBQ

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Fire officials think a faulty cooler unit is to blame for a Sunday afternoon fire at R&R BBQ. Numerous phone calls flooded...
First responders attend to a crashed vehicle in an embankment along Genesee Street on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car goes airborne before crashing into embankment

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – An N.F.T.A. police officer was involved in a crash while responding to assist Cheektowaga Police at the scene of a crash...
A power line fell across Red Oak Drive on the morning of July 20, 2017 knocking out power to over 2,000 NYSEG customers. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Over 2,000 S. Cheektowaga residents in dark

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A fallen power line has knocked out power to an estimated 2,165 NYSEG customers in the area of South Cheektowaga and...
A humane officer from the S.P.C.A. walks from the home where around 20 cats were found on March 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

SPCA called to home on Hoerner Avenue

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The S.P.C.A. serving Erie County took five cats from a house after police found two men living in unsafe conditions.   The...

LIVE: Gualbert Avenue house fire

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Firefighters are at a house on Gualbert Avenue. This incident is over - read our full article at 3:30 pm - Crews...
Delta Air Lines flight 1672 was inspected by airport firefighters after landing at Buffalo-Niagara International Airport on March 5, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Delta flight requests firefighters at Buffalo airport

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  A Delta Air Lines flight inbound to Buffalo from Atlanta requested firefighters to be on standby as it landed at Buffalo-Niagara...
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