The signal light at Walden Galleria Drive and East Drive was on flash at the time of a car crash on August 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Five traffic signals on French Road to see improvements

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town officials have retained the professional services of DiDonato Associates to examine and make recommendations for traffic signal improvements at five intersections on...

N. Seine Drive residents posied to win war on rats 

CHEEKTOWAGA - There's a battle going on between the residents of N. Seine Drive and the rats that have taken up residence in the...
A dinnertime kitchen fire gutted an Autumnwood Drive home and left a family of five homeless on June 27th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Community rallies around victims of kitchen fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - The victims of a kitchen fire on Autumnwood Drive are getting assistance in rebuilding their lives from caring community members.South Line firefighters...
A dinnertime kitchen fire gutted an Autumnwood Drive home and left a family of five homeless on June 27th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Autumnwood Dr. kitchen fire displaces family of five

CHEEKTOWAGA - A dinnertime kitchen fire gutted an Autumnwood Drive home and left a family of five homeless.South Line firefighters were alerted to the...
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...
South Line firefighter extinguish a fire inside a recreational vehicle at Elite Machine & Design Inc. on June 8th.  The arson destroyed the RV, several trailers, and a few race cars.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Burglary and arson at Elite Machine & Design

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police Department is investigating an overnight arson and burglary at Elite Machine & Design Inc. at the dead end of...
Athletes from Southline Little League Athletic Association parade down Towers Boulevard on May 28th during their annual Memorial Day parade.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Photos: Southline Baseball Parade 2018

Athletes from Southline Little League Athletic Association parade down Towers Boulevard on May 28th during their annual Memorial Day parade. See a photo you like?  Help support...
An 8-year-old child of Cannas Court was shot in the eye Sunday afternoon with an airsoft gun. (Tiffany Szczygiel)

8-year-old shot in the eye with airsoft gun

CHEEKTOWAGA - An 8-year-old girl is at home recovering Monday after she was shot in the eye with an airsoft gun while kids were playing...

Vote on cell towers delayed citing lack of environmental studies

CHEEKTOWAGA - Resolutions to built two cellular communications towers in South Cheektowaga were tabled for the second time in two months because two environmental...
Two people were transported to the hospital after a crash at the intersection of Transit and French Roads. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Severe injuries reported at French Road crash

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Police accident investigators were called to the scene of an injury accident after one person suffered severe injuries.Two vehicles collided around 8:15 pm...