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...

Stuffed animal that went missing Halloween night sought

SLOAN - A six-year-old is seeking the public's help in locating her stuffed animal lost on Halloween night.Her mom says they were trick-or-treating Wednesday...
A dump truck crashed into power lines in Sloan on September 19th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Damage from dump truck is the responsibility of homeowners

SLOAN - Residents who had their service line ripped from their house Tuesday afternoon after a dump truck crashed into utility lines must repair...

Good neighbor helps girl missing stuffed animal

CHEEKTOWAGA - A good neighbor came to the aid of a six-year-old girl who lost her pet stuffed animal while trick-or-treating last Wednesday.After reading...
The Sloan Fire Department extinguishes several brush fires at the reservoir on February 20, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Several brush fires ignited at Sloan reservoir

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A number of separate brush fires were ignited along the Norfolk Southern railroad tracks Monday night.Forks Fire Department was first alerted to a brush fire...

Cheektowaga woman admits to New Years Day homicide

BUFFALO - A Cheektowaga woman pleaded guilty to Manslaughter in the First Degree for her involvement in a homicide this past January. Nadiyah Whitaker, 32,...
Sloan Active Hose firefighters stabilize a vehicle after it rolled onto its side on November 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Broadway rollover sends man to hospital

SLOAN - One person was transported to the hospital after rolling his vehicle onto its side Friday evening in the Village of Sloan.The crash...
A Budget Rental truck caused a tree limb to crash down on a passing car on Wagner Avenue, February 26, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Tree limb crashes down on passing car

SLOAN, N.Y. - Two people escaped injury after a tree branch came crashing down on top of a car Sunday afternoon.Patricia Borowicz of South...

Cheektowaga woman gets two decades in prison for manslaughter

BUFFALO - A Cheektowaga woman will spend nearly two-decades behind bars after she admitted to killing a Village of Sloan woman on New Years Day.Nadiyah...
Assemblymember Monica Wallace and Senator Tim Kennedy join the Sloan Village Board to announce $1.5 million in state funding for the village. (Contributed)

$1.5 million to aid Sloan with NYDEC Consent Order

SLOAN - State money will be flowing into the Village of Sloan which will be used toward the correction of inflow and infiltration issues which...