A chainsaw struck a man in the head at Wright Frontier Tree Care on November 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Chainsaw strikes tree worker in the head

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man was sent to the hospital after he was struck in the head by a chainsaw Monday afternoon according to the...
The Bellevue Fire Company shut down a portion of Como Park Blvd after a power line caught fire on February 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Arcing power lines close Como Park Blvd

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Arcing and burning power lines in a tree shut down a portion of Como Park Boulevard Saturday morning.The Bellevue Fire Company...
Supervisor Diane Benczkowski, Town Councilmembers, Lt. Brian Gould and the Stephen Siller Race Organizers promote the race following the Town Board meeting on June 27, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Register: Tunnel to Towers 5K to be held this September

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will hold a 5K Run along Como Park Boulevard this September.The Town Board approved the...

Assemblymember Wallace announces upcoming fire safety community events

CHEEKTOWAGA - Assemblymember Monica P. Wallace has announced several upcoming events focused on fire safety, education, and firefighter recruitment that will be hosted by...

Missing dog near Bellevue Fire Company

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Animal Control Office is seeking the public's help Saturday afternoon in locating a missing dog in South Cheektowaga.The pup was last...
A two-car crash shut down the southbound lanes of Union Road Wednesday afternoon. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Crash shuts down southbound Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A two-car crash shut down a portion of Union Road Wednesday afternoon.The crash happened around 12:45 p.m. in front of the...
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...
Attorney Joel Daniels talks to his client SirWilliam Hardy before a proceeding in Cheektowaga Town Court on April 21, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Grand jury indictment returned in Hardy homicide

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Defense attorney Joel Daniels says an Erie County grand jury has returned an indictment formally charging his client with killing his...

Power outage strikes South Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - A power outage is impacting residents in South Cheektowaga Tuesday morning according to emergency officials.Several 911 callers tell Cheektowaga's public safety dispatchers...
Submitted site plan of the DePaul project at 2224-2240 Old Union Road.

DePaul project green lit; discussions turn to PILOT agreements

CHEEKTOWAGA - DePaul Properties got the green light from the Cheektowaga Town Council to build 95 new apartments on Old Union Road, now the...