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...
Joshua Mootz looks at the damage at Athens Family Restuarant on April 10th minutes after he accidentally drove into the building. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Mini-van crashes into Athens Restaurant during lunchtime

CHEEKTOWAGA - Lunchtime for patrons inside Athens Family Restaurant on Harlem Road Tuesday afternoon was interrupted after a mini-van drove through a plate glass...

Marne Road man sentenced to prison for attempted murder

BUFFALO - A Cheektowaga man was sentenced to prison for the attempted murder of an Amherst man.Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn's office...

25th annual Walk to Remember held in Town Park

CHEEKTOWAGA - Hundreds gathered in Town Park Sunday to pay tribute to the approximately 870,000 babies who die each year due to miscarriage, ectopic...
Pine Hill firefighters had to fight a car fire the morning of September 15th while ammunition inside the car was exploding. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Bullets explode inside car fire on Pine Ridge Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Pine Hill firefighters had to fight a car fire on Saturday morning while bullets inside the car were exploding.The fire was on...
State Taxation and Finance Investigators seized Shy's Subs at 2300 Genesee Street on May 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Shy’s Subs seized by taxation department

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Investigators with the state's Department of Taxation and Finance seized a Genesee Street sub shop Tuesday afternoon.Shy's Subs and More at 2300...
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...
Country music artist Ricky Lee performs at Freedom Fest at Town Park on July 3rd. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Freedom Fest 2018 goes off without a hitch

CHEEKTOWAGA - The 2nd Annual Freedom Fest in Town Park wrapped up Tuesday night without any major issues reported.Country music artist Ricky Lee was...

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...