Woodgate Drive resident Keith Szen speaks to the Town Board in opposition to a 135' cell tower on February 14, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Neighbors show solidarity against cell tower

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Southline neighbors who have been living on edge for months continue to hold their breath as a proposal to build a...

Woodside Villas project granted green light by town board

CHEEKTOWAGA – The town board approved an Elma developer's luxury apartment complex along the 4700 block of Transit Road.Young Development Inc.'s site plan was accepted at...
A Cheektowaga Police officer marks casings outside Dollar General feet away from an assault weapon on November 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Dollar General suspect not cooperating with Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA - Very little is known about the suspect who opened fire at the Dollar General store on Union Road near French Road Tuesday...
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...

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...
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...
Cheektowaga Police car. (Chronicle File Photo)

Cheektowaga Police officer hurt subduing suspect

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga Police officer was hurt while subduing a suspect Monday night.Assistant Chief of Police James Speyer tells Cheektowaga Chronicle that the...
South Line firefighters attend to a basement on North Prince Drive on December 27th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police fire investigators probe North Prince basement fire

CHEEKTOWAGA - South Line firefighters called in the Cheektowaga Police Department's Fire Investigators after they extinguished a basement fire on North Prince Drive Thursday...
Cheektowaga Police respond to a shooting outside the Union Road Dollar General near French Road on November 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police Respond to Shooting at Dollar General on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga Police responded to an active shooter near the Dollar General on Union Road near French Road just before 3:00 pm Tuesday.Union Road...
South Line firefighters work a kitchen fire at 117 Dubonnet Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Afternoon kitchen fire on Dubonnet Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Volunteer firefighters from South Line and neighboring department's responded to a kitchen fire Monday afternoon.The homeowners of 117 Dubonnet Drive returned...