Neighborhoods

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

Police chase person on Marne Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga Police officer engaged in a foot chase after a suspect took off during a traffic stop on Sunday.It happened...
A two vehicle crash slowed monring rush hour traffic along the I-90 eastbound on February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Two-vehicle crash slows rush hour traffic on I-90

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A two-vehicle crash slowed morning rush hour traffic along the eastbound Interstate-90 Thursday morning.The crash happened around 8:45 a.m. between Walden...
(From L to R) Eamon Riley, '18, Christina Kennedy, '17, Leah Bernhardi, '17, Francis Marrano, '18. (Submitted Photo)

Law students help Southline neighbors in cell tower fight

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The determined group of neighbors from Southline who are fighting the construction of a cell phone tower near their backyards are...

Stiglmeier Park winter photo gallery

Cheektowaga Chronicle Publisher Jim Herr stopped off at Stiglmeier Park Monday afternoon to see what creatures were stirring about.  What part of town should we capture...
KeyBank volunteers work at Hospice Buffalo on the afternoon of May 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

KeyBank employees volunteer at Hospice Buffalo

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A group of volunteers from KeyBank spent the afternoon at Hospice Buffalo Wednesday as part of the bank's 27th annual Neighbors...

Power outages hit North Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A number of NYSEG customers are without power this Friday evening.Around 60 neighbors around Maryvale Drive and Union Road are without power. ...
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Passenger suffers a broken jaw in distracted driving crash

CHEEKTOWAGA - A driver and his passenger were hurt after he crashed into a tree on Southgate Road overnight Monday.The crash happened around 2:30 am...
Members of Doyle Hose Company # 2 - Explorer Post 300 train with a fire hose. (Submitted)

Doyle Hose fire explorers holding fundraiser

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Doyle Hose Company #2 has rebooted a program to help attract and retain younger members to their ranks, and they're asking...
Railroad tank cars are stopped along Broadway on May 22, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Schneiderman asks Trump to close “Bomb Train” loophole

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is leading a coalition of six states urging the Trump Administration to close a loophole that...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a reported armed robbery at 7-Eleven on August 29th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

7-Eleven store robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at a convenience store overnight.It happened around 3:45 am Wednesday inside the 7-Eleven store at the intersection...