Firefighters attend to a basement fire inside a Gaby Lane home on December 2nd. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Eleven people forced from their Gaby Lane home by fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - Emergency officials estimate that eleven people were displaced from a house fire early Sunday morning at 21 Gaby Lane in the South...
Family of Pug displayed this sign at a Cheektowaga Town Board meeting Tuesday night. Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle

Judge Piotrowski renders decision in dangerous dog hearing

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Town Justice Paul Piotrowski has decided a dangerous dog hearing which was brought to the court following the deadly mauling of a...
Family of Pug displayed this sign at a Cheektowaga Town Board meeting Tuesday night. Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle

Family seeking justice after dog was viciously mauled Sunday

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga is taking action against a Borden Road resident after dogs living on his property viciously mauled another dog...
Water from flooded homes on Towers Boulevard is pumped into the street by South Line firefighters the night of August 17th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

W. Toulon family files $9K claim against town for August flood damage

CHEEKTOWAGA - As residents in South Cheektowaga continue the process to recover from damages caused by floodwaters in August, some have begun to submit claims...
Flash flood waters consume E. Mayberry Drive the night of August 17th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Work to begin on storm sewers in Southeast Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga will contract with a New Jersey company to conduct sewer inspections and cleanings in the areas impacted by...

Power outage strikes South Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - A power outage is impacting residents in South Cheektowaga Tuesday morning according to emergency officials.Several 911 callers tell Cheektowaga's public safety dispatchers...
A crowd of over 200 South Cheektowaga residents attend a community forum on August 27th, hosted by the town at South Line Fire Company. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Residents use community forum to air frustrations over flood issues

CHEEKTOWAGA - Over 200 South Cheektowaga residents packed South Line Fire Company's meeting hall on French Road Monday night to air their frustration over...
South Line firefighter Todd Roland uses a drone during a training exercise between Bellevue and South Line Fire Companies on August 22nd. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

South Cheektowaga firefighters train with technology

CHEEKTOWAGA - Firefighters from the Bellevue and South Line Fire Companies participated in a joint training exercise Wednesday night combining tried and true search-and-rescue...
Flash flood waters consume E. Mayberry Drive the night of August 17th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga to host flood talk at South Line fire hall

CHEEKTOWAGA - South Cheektowaga residents impacted by this weekend's flood can attend a community forum to ask questions of our elected leaders and government...
Flash flood waters consume E. Mayberry Drive the night of August 17th.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Flash flood impacts residents of South Line Fire District

CHEEKTOWAGA - Several homes were flooded, and a handful of people had to be rescued from their cars after torrential rain submerged several streets in...