Neighborhoods

Local News from around the Town of Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan organized so you can find news specific to your neighborhood.

Garbage and recycling totes are stuck in a snowbank on a Cheektowaga road on January 30, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga, Sloan postpone sanitation service

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga and Village of Sloan have postponed sanitation service due to the winter storm.Cheektowaga canceled garbage and recycling for Wednesday...
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...
Chronicle file photo of 155 Wellworth Place.

Cheektowaga council absolves $11k bill attached to Wellworth Place parcel

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council recently waived clean-up costs associated with a vacant parcel of land on Wellworth Place.The town approved the demolition of 155 Wellworth...
U-Crest and Hy-view fire departments attended to a crash scene at Genesee Street and Buell Avenue on January 22, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Three people hurt in Genesee Street crash

CHEEKTOWAGA - Three people were hurt and needed to be freed from their vehicle after a two-car crash around 9 am Tuesday morning at...
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...
Cleveland Hill firefighters and their mutual-aid fire companies worked through sub-zero temperatures to save the home from fire at 131 S. Huxley Drive on January 21, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Space heater may have caused overnight fire on S. Huxley Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA - Four people escaped flames inside their home after it appears a space heater caught fire and burned through to the basement early...
South Line firefighters attend to a basement on North Prince Drive on December 27th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police fire investigators probe North Prince basement fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - South Line firefighters called in the Cheektowaga Police Department's Fire Investigators after they extinguished a basement fire on North Prince Drive Thursday...
Firefighters fight a fire inside a basement apartment at 37 Linda Drive on December 26th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Linda Drive residents jump from windows to escape fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - A fire in a Linda Drive apartment complex forced several residents from their homes late Wednesday afternoon.  At least two people had to...
Sub-contractors work to reline a sewer on Alpine Place on December 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Sloan getting $4.3 million to fix sewer problems

SLOAN - The Village of Sloan is getting a massive boost in state aid to help the municipality comply with a Department of Environmental...
Pine Hill firefighters donate money raised from a t-shirt drive to Making Strides of Buffalo. (Contributed)

Pine Hill donates money to fight breast cancer

CHEEKTOWAGA - Pine Hill Hose Company organized a fundraiser to help fight breast cancer recently by selling t-shirts and donating the money to Making Strides of...