Photos from the January 2019 Blizzard

Here's a look at the Blizzard through the eyes of Cheektowaga residents.  Thank you for allowing us to tell your story.
Chronicle file photo of 3890 Broadway.

Zombie home on Broadway faces demolition

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga is taking steps to demolish a vacant home on Broadway that has become dangerous and unsafe to the...
Firefighters responded to the Pepsi distribution warehouse on January 21, 2019, after two fork trucks caught fire inside the building. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fork trucks catch fire inside Pepsi distribution warehouse

CHEEKTOWAGA - Two fork trucks caught fire inside the Pepsi distribution warehouse at 2710 Walden Avenue around 7 am Monday morning according to the Forks...
Cheektowaga Police patrol the Haunted Catacombs parking lot on September 22nd after several hundred unsupervised adolescents caused a disturbance.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Haunted Catacombs to add more security following ruckus Saturday

CHEEKTOWAGA - The House of Horrors and Haunted Catacombs seasonal scare attraction will be adding more professional security personnel to its payroll after several...

Downed power line zaps power to hundreds

CHEEKTOWAGA - A downed power line near Walden Avenue and Dick Road has caused a power outage to several hundred NYSEG customers.The outage was...

Rollover impacts rush hour traffic on I-90

CHEEKTOWAGA - A rollover crash snarled rush-hour traffic on the Interstate 90 eastbound Friday morning.State Police tell Cheektowaga Chronicle that a Subaru Forester rolled...
A FedEx truck crashed on Walden Avenue sending the driver to the hospital as a precaution.  (Submitted)

FedEx truck crashes on Walden; pushes car into First Student building

CHEEKTOWAGA - A portion of Walden Avenue was shut down Wednesday morning after the driver of a delivery truck apparently suffered a medical emergency and...
A motorcycle operator was transported to the hospital after a crash on Walden Avenue the afternoon of August 24th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Motorcyclist hurt in Walden Avenue crash

CHEEKTOWAGA - A motorcycle operator was transported to the hospital after a crash on Walden Avenue Friday afternoon.The crash happened around 4:30 pm in front...
United States Army Private First Class Richard Harla was postumusly presented the service medals he earned in the Korean War on July 31st. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Service medals presented to sister of Korean War Soldier Killed in Action

CHEEKTOWAGA - Congressman Brian Higgins brought home a handful of military service medals earned by a Korean War serviceman killed in action over 67-years...
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...