Friday, December 15, 2017
National Grid constructed a temporary wooden road in back of Jane Drive to repair a transmission circuit on May 2, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

National Grid constructs wooded road to work in easement

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Residents on Jane Drive off Cayuga Creek Road reached out to Cheektowaga Chronicle Wednesday wondering why crews were working in the power...
Results of 4/21/17 heroin raid. (ECSO Photo)

Williamstowne drug raid arrest pleaded guilty

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo man arrested during a drug raid at Williamstowne Apartments pleaded guilty before Erie County Court Justice Thomas P. Franczyk. Eddie Fields,...
High water closes William Street at the I-90 overpass on May 1, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Water floods out the William Street overpass

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Heavy rain Monday afternoon flooded at least two roads stalling out vehicles trying to wade through the water according to the...
Bellevue firefighters, seen from a control room monitor, make a money drop during the Variety Club telethon. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga fire companies raise $8,000 for Variety Club

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two volunteer fire companies raised over $8,000 for the kids at the Variety Club of Buffalo. Members from Doyle Hose Company #2...
State Police handout photo of Jessica Rose Lane.

Cheektowaga woman subject of State Police cold case

BATAVIA, N.Y. - New York State Police are renewing their call for information surrounding the disappearance and murder of an elderly Cheektowaga woman nearly 40...
Block grant funding is allowing the town to replace sidewalks in the southwest part of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Block grant funding helps replace town sidewalks

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -Sidewalks on five streets in the southwest part of Town will be getting replaced thanks to block grant funding from the federal...
Variety Club Kids from this year's telethon eat lunch at Doyle Hose Company #2. (Doyle Hose No. 2)

Doyle Hose #2 welcomes Variety Club Kids

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The volunteer firefighters at Doyle Hose Company #2 welcomed the Variety Club Kids to their fire house over the weekend. This year's...
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...
Firefighters from Doyle Hose and neighboring fire departments fight a fire inside R&R BBQ on Harlem Road August 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire at R&R BBQ

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Fire officials think a faulty cooler unit is to blame for a Sunday afternoon fire at R&R BBQ. Numerous phone calls flooded...
$9,750 in rims were stolen from Greg's Auto Parts on William Street overnight Saturday. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

$9,750 in rims stolen from Greg’s Auto Parts

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Department has opened a burglary investigation after three or four people stole around $9,750 in aluminium rims from an auto parts...
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