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...

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...
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 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...

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.
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...