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...

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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...

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...
Firefighters attend to smoke inside Maryvale East Senior Apartments during the early morning of March 24, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Smoke forces Maryvale East residents from their apartments

CHEEKTOWAGA - Residents at a senior living community got an abrupt wake-up call Sunday morning after an oven fire caused smoke to fill the...