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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Two people and a dog were displaced from an overnight house fire on East Rouen Drive on April 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Two people escape house fire on East Rouen Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Two people and a dog escaped an overnight house fire in South Cheektowaga.Heavy smoke was puffing from the eves of 35...
Viola Green embraces her son Travis Green during his arraignment on November 15th.  He is accused of being an active shooter outside the Dollar General store. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Mother of accused Dollar General shooter says stress “just took a toll on him”

CHEEKTOWAGA - Viola Green says her son was under pressure because he lost a construction job two months ago, was hurt at another job,...
First responders treat a one-year-old child in the back of an AMR ambulance after she fell from a third story window on April 11, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Toddler falls from South Cheektowaga apartment window

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A one-year-old toddler was rushed to the hospital after falling from a third-story window Tuesday night.The South Line Fire Company, Cheektowaga...
Firefighters found a seized motor inside a rooftop HVAC unit above the office space of Latina Food Service at 1 Scrivner Drive. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fire inside Latina Food Service HVAC unit

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – South Line and neighboring fire departments worked to extinguish a fire in a rooftop HVAC unit at Latina Food Service Saturday...