Neighborhoods

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

Chick-fil-A site plans submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Planning Board to review Chick-fil-A plans

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Planning Board will review the site plan and special use permit for the new Chick-fil-A restaurant at their upcoming...
Omar Ali points to water that flooded his business on August 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Flood waters forcing Sloan business owner into retirement

SLOAN - Omar Ali tries to run his auction business, A to Z Auctions out of a nondescript building on the property of M&M U-Pull-It...
A minivan struck a fire hydrant and rolled onto its roof along Aero Drive the evening of June 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Minivan hits Aero Drive fire hydrant, rolls onto roof

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A woman was not seriously injured after she hit a fire hydrant and rolled her minivan on Aero Drive Saturday evening.The...
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16-year-old bicyclist struck by car on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - A teenage bicyclist is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle Monday afternoon.Cheektowaga Police say the 16-year-old girl was crossing Union Road...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a robbery at the Noco Express Shop on the corner of Transit Road and Como Park Boulvard July 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police investigate robbery at Transit Road Noco Express

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police arrested a man they think robbed a South Cheektowaga gas station late Saturday night.Police investigated a reported robbery at the Noco Express...
Family of Pug displayed this sign at a Cheektowaga Town Board meeting Tuesday night. Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle

Judge Piotrowski renders decision in dangerous dog hearing

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Town Justice Paul Piotrowski has decided a dangerous dog hearing which was brought to the court following the deadly mauling of a...
A chainsaw struck a man in the head at Wright Frontier Tree Care on November 13th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Chainsaw strikes tree worker in the head

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man was sent to the hospital after he was struck in the head by a chainsaw Monday afternoon according to the...
Police officers located a stolen taxi cab from Cheektowaga along the 1200 block of West Avenue on July 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Buffalo man steals cab, flees to city’s west side

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Buffalo man is accused of stealing a taxi cab from a Town business and driving it to the City's west side...
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...

Three people escape flames on Hedley Street

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man, his oxygen dependent wife, and their adult daughter escaped their house unharmed after flames consumed their laundry room late Thursday...