A two-car rollover crash on Union Road on June 13, 2017 sent one woman to the hospital. A man was detained by police. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Shotgun recovered at rollover crash scene on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - One woman was sent to the hospital, a man was detained by police and a shotgun and slugs were recovered at...
Bellevue firefighters assisted a woman after she fell into a backyard garden pond on March 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Woman rescued from backyard pond

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Bellevue firefighters were called to assist a woman after she fell into a backyard pond.The incident happened around 11:15 p.m. Saturday...

Fight breaks out after political fundraiser for Mark Wegner

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Police were called to a fight at The Bellevue Hotel Thursday evening about a half-hour after a fundraiser for Highway Superintendent...
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...
Fuzzy Scherer of Fuzzy Fawn Wildlife Rescue attends to a fawn that fell into a utility pit on March 5th. (Courtesy Caleb Harte)

Fawn rescued from 8-foot utility pit Monday night

CHEEKTOWAGA - A unique rescue operation was conducted Monday night after a fawn fell into an 8-foot utility pit on town property just off...
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...
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk at Bellevue Fire Company on September 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

2017 Tunnel to Towers Run & Walk

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Bellevue Fire Company hosted the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk Saturday morning.The race is held in...
Len Saniewski's grandchildren, Jake, Nate, Camden, Alex, and Izzy lay a memorial brick in front a tree donated in their grandfather's memory on July 1, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Saniewski family donates 30 trees to Stiglmeier Park

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Family members of the late Len Saniewski gathered in Stiglmeier Park Saturday to remember the family’s patriarch by dedicating trees planted...

Hy-View fire explorer battling cancer is home from the hospital

CHEEKTOWAGA - Hy-View Fire explorer Timothy Richardson is back home Monday evening after a stay in the hospital to begin his fight against T-cell leukemia.The 16-year-old firefighter in training from...
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...