Saturday, February 17, 2018
Pine Hill firefighters and neighboring departments work to extinguish a residential structure fire on July 7, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Investigators probe fire inside wall on Marne Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A small overnight structure fire displaced four residents from a duplex in the Pine Hill Fire District Friday morning. Firefighters responded to...
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...
Firefighters attend to a car fire and hazmat scare on Bell Street during the morning of November 26th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Hazmat crews called to Bell Street fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Erie County Hazardous Materials Team was requested to the scene of a fire after crews learned that hazardous materials could have...
Pine Ridge Pizza and Subs has been hit three times in the past month. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Man tries to steal the dough, gets rolled by police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police slapped the cuffs on a town man after he and an accomplice tried to break into a Genesee Street...

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...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Pine Hill firefighter robbed at gunpoint

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A volunteer firefighter with the Pine Hill Hose Company was robbed at gunpoint overnight Thursday. The incident happened around 1:37 a.m. at...
Buffalo and Cheektowaga Police search for evidence at a shooting scene at Barbara and Atwood Place on June 22, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Atwood Place shooter arraigned in Cheektowaga Court

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A man was found shot and taken to the hospital after police responded to the city line area to investigate a...
First responders from Pine Hill Hose Company and American Medical Response attend to a stabbing victim while a Cheektowaga Police officer talks to a detained suspect on April 29, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Man treated after stabbing on Genesee Street

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – One person was treated by emergency medical services after a domestic dispute led to a stabbing Saturday night. It happened around 10...
Cleveland Hill ladders the Caritas Medical Arts Building on June 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Caritas patients and staff forced to evacuate building

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A malfunctioning air handling pump forced patients and staff members to evacuate the Caritas Medical Arts Building Thursday afternoon.  Just before 2 p.m....