Neighborhoods

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

Cheektowaga Police investigate a robbery call at the Cash for Cans store on Harlem Road on February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle.)

Cash for Cans robbery

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - An employee at the Cash for Cans store at 2377 Harlem Road called Cheektowaga Police to report an armed robbery Thursday...
Cheektowaga Police stop a vehicle behind The Home Depot after it was involved in a crash at Walden Avenue and Anderson Road on February 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police detain hit-and-run driver after short pursuit

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The driver of a pickup truck who led Cheektowaga Police on a brief pursuit midday Friday was detained by police after...
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...
A vehicle rolled onto its side along the 2100 Block of Walden Avenue on February 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Child taken to hospital after Tuesday afternoon crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A child will be checked out at the hospital following an afternoon crash on Walden Avenue.It happened midday along Walden Avenue...

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...
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 car crashed into the front porch of 141 Gualbert Avenue in the afternoon of February 5, 2017. (Jim Herr, II/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car crashes into Gualbert Avenue home

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Rescue Hose firefighters attended to a woman who lost control of her car and crashed into a Gualbert Avenue home Sunday...