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Firefighters fight a living room fire on Matthew Lane the morning of May 24th in Cleveland Hill's Fire District.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Three people hurt in Matthew Lane fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - Three people were hurt after a fire broke out inside a Matthew Lane duplex Thursday morning Cleveland Hill Fire Chief Matthew Chowaniec says.Firefighters...
Accident investigators inventory the scene where a bicyclist was struck on Shanley Street during the early morning hours of August 11, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Shanley Street hit-and-run victim dies

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The young man struck by a hit-and-run driver on Shanley Street Friday morning has died according to Cheektowaga Police.Damian Garra, 18,...
Cheektowaga Police officers arrest a burglary suspect at the corner of Walden Terrace and Harlem Road on June 29, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Leonard Post burglary suspect arrested on Harlem Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A burglary suspect was taken into custody by Cheektowaga Police after trying to escape a manhunt by both police officers and...
Rowley Road in Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Deal struck with Erie County to rehab Borden Road

CHEEKTOWAGA -  Borden Road could soon get a complete makeover with Erie County covering the entire expense - the only hitch is - Cheektowaga...
A U-Crest fire truck crashed into a power pole on September 21st. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

U-Crest fire truck snaps power pole on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Traffic on Union Road was impacted after a U-Crest fire truck crashed into a power pole Thursday afternoon.First responders were at the...

Pine Hill Drum and Bugle Corps marks 90th anniversary

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Pine Hill Drum and Bugle Corps is the only - if not - the oldest fireman's drum and bugle corps in...
A Rusniniak tow operator works to right a minivan on March 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Three vehicle crash on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Three people were checked out by EMS workers after a multi-vehicle crash involving a school bus on Union Road Wednesday afternoon.The...
Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery at the Cash for Cans store at 1350 Harlem Road on April 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cash for Cans at 1350 Harlem Rd robbed at gunpoint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two men robbed a Cash for Cans store minutes after the store opened for the day Saturday.The robbery happened at the Cash...
U-Crest and Forks firefighters rescue two people from Scajaquada Creek on December 15th. (Cheektowag Chronicle)

Car drives into Scajaquada Creek during whiteout conditions Friday

CHEEKTOWAGA - Firefighters rescued two seniors from a car after it drove into Scajaquada Creek at North Creek and Paula Drive just before 7...
Firefighters battle a house fire at 180 Aris Avenue on October 12th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Winds whip flames at Aris Avenue house fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several fire companies across the town responded to a working fire at 180 Aris Avenue in Doyle's Fire District overnight Thursday.Flames were...