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...
Construction crews start to remove concrete curbing on Greenleaf Lane on July 24th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Work on Greenleaf Lane impacts residents for second summer

CHEEKTOWAGA - Many residents on Greenleaf Lane have a feeling of Déjà vu after construction crews tore up their street for the second summer...
Ed Kast and his son Little Eddie. (Contributed)

Van of special needs family stolen from Harlem Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Eddie Kast was picking up dinner from a Harlem Road Chinese restaurant Sunday night when his van was stolen.He tells Cheektowaga Chronicle that he...

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...
Cheektowaga Police secure a home on Eggert Road the morning of November 29th after a shooting victim walked into ECMC.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police investigates shooting on Eggert Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police Department is investigating a shooting on Eggert Road after a victim walked into Erie County Medical Center Thursday morning.Captain...
A big box store in Cheektowaga is selling sparkler type fireworks this year. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Sparklers and fountain fireworks legal in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - The State of New York has modified the penal law this year to allow residents the ability to purchase and use sparklers...
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...
Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee performs during Cheektowaga’s Freedom Fest at the Casmir Pulaski Cultural Center on July 3, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

PHOTOS: Freedom Fest concert at Town Park

Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee performs during Cheektowaga’s Freedom Fest at the Casimir Pulaski Cultural Center on July 3, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle) 
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...
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...