The Cheektowaga Conservation Corps and Town Facilities employees work to remediate damaged trails in Stiglmeier Park on July 17, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Half of Stiglmeier Park’s nature trails closed due to flooding

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – An estimated three miles of nature trails in Stiglmeier Park are closed for repairs after Cayuga Creek flooded Thursday night sending...

Stiglmeier Park winter photo gallery

Cheektowaga Chronicle Publisher Jim Herr stopped off at Stiglmeier Park Monday afternoon to see what creatures were stirring about.  What part of town should we capture...
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 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's Central Council of Volunteer Firemen held its annual Communion Mass and breakfast on September 10th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Firefighters hold annual Communion Mass and breakfast

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga's Central Council of Volunteer Firemen gathered together at Resurrection R.C. Church for its annual Communion Mass and breakfast.Firefighters from each of...

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...
File of Forks Fire District.

Two fire districts subject of Comptroller audits

ALBANY - Reports detailing separate audits for the Bellevue Fire District and Forks Fire District have been released by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office.The audit for the...
A big box store in Cheektowaga is selling sparkler type fireworks this year. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Sparklers and fountain fireworks legal in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - The State of New York has modified the penal law this year to allow residents the ability to purchase and use sparklers...
Map of Marywood Drive and the surrounding area. (Google)

Sonic boom heard in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Several residents in the area of Marywood Drive reported hearing a loud boom around 2:45 p.m. Friday according to reports in...
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...