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...

Hy-View fire explorer Timothy Richardson gets nationwide support

BUFFALO - Hy-View Fire Company explorer Timothy Richardson is fighting T-cell leukemia.  To raise his spirits during his fight, his family put out a plea on...
A large crowd spills out into the parking lot of 40/8 Club at 810 Rein Road after a fight on February 24th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Neighboring police officers assist Cheektowaga at large fight

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several neighboring law enforcement agencies assisted Cheektowaga Police officers at the scene of a large fight inside the 40/8 Club at 810...
Firefighters fight flames inside a home on Annamarie Terrace the night of December 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

GoFundMe established for Annamarie Terrace fire victim

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Cheektowaga woman has set up a GoFundMe page to help the victim of Wednesday night's fire on Annamarie Terrace.Polla Milligan volunteers...

Hy-View explorers hosting food drive for St. Martha’s food pantry

CHEEKTOWAGA - A food drive to benefit St. Martha's Food Pantry will be held this Saturday, December 16th by the Hy-View Fire Company Explorers.Hy-View...

Neighbor saves woman from fire on Annamarie Terrace

CHEEKTOWAGA - An Annamarie Terrace resident is alive after her neighbor ran into her smoke-filled home and pulled her out as a fire was consuming her...
Hy-View firefighters extinguish a garage fire on Crandon Boulevard on September 7th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Hy-View firefighters extinguish garage fire on Crandon Blvd

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Hy-View firefighters were called to extinguish a garage fire on the 100 block of Crandon Boulevard Thursday evening.Hy-View Fire Chief Dan Hatfield...
Cheektowaga Police chased a vehicle through a portion on Amherst on September 4th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police chase Northtowns man through Amherst

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A driver involved in a domestic dispute early Monday morning led Cheektowaga Police on a pursuit through a small portion of the Town...

Timothy Scheifla registers an address on Melody Lane

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services reports that Timothy Scheifla, 49, has registered an address at 44 Melody Lane.Mr. Scheifla, a level...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a shots fired call on Aero Drive July 2, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Shots fired on Aero Drive, police investigate

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Cheektowaga Police say five people were arrested and charged after police responded to a “shots fired” incident on Aero Drive.Assistant Chief of...