Doyle Hose firefighters were pressed into action on August 5th to fight a shed fire on the 200 block of Cass Avenue. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Doyle firefighters extinguish shed fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - Doyle Hose firefighters were pressed into action Sunday afternoon to fight a shed fire on the 200 block of Cass Avenue.Two hose...
Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery at the Cash for Cans store at 1350 Harlem Road on April 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cash for Cans at 1350 Harlem Rd robbed at gunpoint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two men robbed a Cash for Cans store minutes after the store opened for the day Saturday.The robbery happened at the Cash...
Jim Herr covering the Buffalo Bills during their NFL football training camp in Pittsford, N.Y., Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

Cheektowaga resident launches news website

Why would anyone start an online news publication devoted to covering the Town of Cheektowaga?It wasn't a decision that came easy to say the...
$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...
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...
A Dodge Durango crashes into Partner's Pizzeria on October 24th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Driver suffers cardiac arrest after crashing into Partner’s Pizzeria

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Buffalo man went into cardiac arrest moments after crashing his Dodge Durango into Partner's Pizzeria on Shanley Street Wednesday evening.The crash...

Photo Gallery: Doyle Hose #2 “Fill the Boot”

Doyle Hose Company #2 firefighters "Fill the Boot" for the Variety Club of Buffalo on March 18, 2017 at the intersection of Harlem Road...

Three people escape flames on Hedley Street

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man, his oxygen dependent wife, and their adult daughter escaped their house unharmed after flames consumed their laundry room late Thursday...
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...
Rev. David J. Borowiak blesses Doyle Hose Squad 2 during a ceremony on November 2nd. (Contributed)

Doyle firefighters christen new piece of apparatus

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Doyle Fire District christened a new piece of firefighting apparatus this past week.The new Sparten Heavy Rescue and Pumper, dubbed Doyle Squad 2, will...