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 and Cheektowaga Police attend to a two-car crash on French Road during the afternoon of March 22, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

French Road crash zaps power to over 1,000 NYSEG customers

CHEEKTOWAGA - A two-car crash on French Road zapped power to over 1,000 people in the area of French and Border Roads Friday afternoon.The crash...
A gaggle of geese stop off in Town Park for a quick snack on February 15, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga approves program to addle eggs

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town Board passed a resolution Tuesday night releasing funds to help curb a problem with Canada Geese throughout the Town.The...
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...
A telecommunications company has expressed an interest in locating its telecommunications tower behind the James J. Matecki Center at 500 Losson Road. (jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Legislation allows cellphone tower at Stiglmeier Park

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The New York State Legislature has given the Town of Cheektowaga the green light to lease out a small portion of...
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...
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...
Shane Stevenson pleaded guilty before State Supreme Court Justice Russell P. Buscaglia to two counts of Murder in the Second Degree for the killing of a woman and her son. (ECHC)

Stevenson pleaded guilty to killing girlfriend and her son

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga man has pleaded guilty to killing his girlfriend and her 7-year-old son in State Supreme Court today.Shane Stevenson, 31, will...
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...
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Man charged with DWI after crashing into cars on Losson Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga man was charged with Felony DWI after crashing his pickup truck into several parked cars overnight Tuesday.Cheektowaga's Assistant Chief...