A mobile speed radar trailer was placed along Harlem Road northbound near Town Park to remind drivers of the 35 mph speed limit. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police setup radar unit following speed complaint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police are reminding motorists of the speed limit on Harlem Road in a visible way.A mobile speed radar trailer was...
An outage of the street lights on the Kensington Expressway has plagued town highway crews for over a year. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Light outage on expressway is a bigger problem than first thought

CHEEKTOWAGA - In an ongoing effort to fix a street light outage along the Kensington Expressway, WGRZ-TV aired a report Monday night asking Town...

Pine Hill Hose to host Meat Raffle

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The volunteer firefighters from Pine Hill Hose Company will host a meat raffle this Saturday.The event will take place from 6...

Cheektowaga man arrested in Amherst shooting

CHEEKTOWAGA - Amherst Police arrested Raaquim Mccrayer, 25, of Marne Road in connection with a shooting back in January.The shooting took place on Hartford...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police detain two on Park Edge Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Two people were detained by Cheektowaga Police Monday morning after a reported burglary.It happened around 11 a.m. at 70 Park Edge...
Local girl scouts plant flowers at Town Park on May 21, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Girl Scout Troops plant flowers at Town Park

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Girl Scouts Troops spent the better part of Sunday morning planting flowers at Town Park.Four troops from the Girl Scouts...
Pine Hill and Rescue Hose firefighters fly the American flag as Kevin Przybyl is escorted to Saint Stanislaus Cemetery on February 17, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Town firefighters help sendoff Lancaster firefighter

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Town firefighters aid in the funeral send-off a Lancaster man who was very involved in the emergency services.Firefighters from Pine Hill...
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...

Youth Foundation pushes for a Cheektowaga Boys and Girls Club

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Youth Foundation pitched a proposal Tuesday night to bring a Boys and Girls Club of America to the Town of...