Saturday, February 17, 2018

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
A two car crash snarled afternoon traffic on Genesee Street and sent three people to the hospital on May 15, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Genesee Street crash sends three to the hospital

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A two-car crash snarled afternoon traffic and sent three people to the hospital Monday. It happened around 4 p.m. at the intersection...

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...
First responders attend to a crashed vehicle in an embankment along Genesee Street on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car goes airborne before crashing into embankment

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – An N.F.T.A. police officer was involved in a crash while responding to assist Cheektowaga Police at the scene of a crash...
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...
A man wanted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement was arrested at Sky Harbor on May 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

ICE arrests wanted man at Sky Harbor

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A man wanted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement was arrested at Sky Harbor Thursday afternoon. Cheektowaga Police officers were called after...