EMS workers stabilize a National Grid worker after he was severely shocked while installing a wooden utility pole on Glenwood Court on July 26, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

National Grid worker shocked while installing new power pole

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A National Grid worker was severely shocked by electricity late Wednesday morning while a crew was installing a new power pole off...
Police officers located a stolen taxi cab from Cheektowaga along the 1200 block of West Avenue on July 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Buffalo man steals cab, flees to city’s west side

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Buffalo man is accused of stealing a taxi cab from a Town business and driving it to the City's west side...
Cleveland Hill Fire Department and Cheektowaga Police attend to a rollover crash on Harlem Road on April 26, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car rolls onto its roof in afternoon crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - One car ended up on its roof after a two car crash Wednesday afternoon.The crash happened around 12:15 p.m. on Harlem...

Obituary: Roy P. Roland

ROLAND P. ROY, August 5, 2018, age 94, beloved husband of the late Shirley M. (nee Hiebler); dearest father of Susan (Ronald) West and...
Firefighters responded to 100 Tudor Road on April 10th to extinguish a fire inside the home's attic. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Four people displaced from attic fire on Tudor Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Four people were displaced from a Tudor Road home Tuesday night after a fire broke out in the ceiling of the home's bathroom according to...
Cleveland Hill firefighters and mutual aid help fight flames inside a garage on Harlem Road on February 17,2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

BREAKING NEWS: Firefighters battle fire on Harlem Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Firefighters from Cleveland Hill are fighting flames in a garage that's reportedly attached to a home on Harlem Road, between Kensington...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Man stabbed during Aurora Drive robbery

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man sought treatment for a stab wound he suffered during an armed robbery Wednesday afternoon Cheektowaga Police say.The incident happened on...
Cleveland Hill firefighters and their mutual-aid fire companies worked through sub-zero temperatures to save the home from fire at 131 S. Huxley Drive on January 21, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Space heater may have caused overnight fire on S. Huxley Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA - Four people escaped flames inside their home after it appears a space heater caught fire and burned through to the basement early...
Firefighters from Cleveland Hill, Pine Hill and U-Crest attend to a fire call on Glenwood Court on March 29, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Smoke brings out firefighters to Glenwood Court

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Glenwood Court resident called the fire department after smoke filled their apartment.It happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at 48 Glenwood...
A $100,000 state grant will replace an inadequate drainage system on Winston and Vegola Avenues. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

State grant to improve drainage on Winston and Vegola Avenues

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A long-standing infrastructure problem impacting residents on Winston and Vegola Avenues will soon be corrected thanks to a $100,000 grant secured in...