U-Crest and Depew firefighters attend to a two-car crash at George Urban and Dick Road on May 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

U-Crest and Depew firefighters work together at crash scene

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – U-Crest and Depew firefighters worked together Wednesday night at the scene of a two-car crash on the town line.Two cars collided...
Serious Crash on Union Road 12/28/17 (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Crash on Union Road Sends Three People to ECMC

CHEEKTOWAGA - A serious head-on crash between two vehicles shut down Union Road in both directions on Thursday night.U-Crest firefighters along with CPD officers...
One person was killed and three others hurt in a rollover crash on airport property. June 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Person dies in rollover pickup crash at Buffalo Airport

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – One person was killed in a motor vehicle crash at the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport overnight Thursday.Chief George Gast of the Niagara...
Andrew McClure of Alden was arrested after fleeing from police the night of June 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Alden man arrested after running from Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A Town of Alden man was arrested on a slew of charges Saturday night after he tried to run away from...

Head to Toe clothing event will be held this Saturday

CHEEKTOWAGA - The New Creation Fellowship Church's Head to Toe Buffalo announced its first clothing event to be held on Saturday, October 21st from 10 am –...
A bicyclist was struck by a car on Union Road on June 2, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Bicyclist struck on Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A bicyclist was struck by a car on Union Road late Friday night.The accident happened just before 10 p.m. near the...
An unattended self-cleaning sparked a fire at 115 Meadow Place on June 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Self-cleaning oven sparks fire on Meadow Place

CHEEKTOWAGA - An unattended self-cleaning oven pushed firefighters into action midday Friday according to U-Crest Fire Chief Bryan Chapman.Several fire companies responded to 115...
U-Crest and Hy-View firefighters pull a man up the embankment of Scajaquada Creek the morning of August 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Crash victim blames blood pressure drug; warns others to get off of it

CHEEKTOWAGA - Tom Pritchard of Cheektowaga was on his way to the V.A. Hospital to see his doctor about a persistent cough on the morning...

Photos from the January 2019 Blizzard

Here's a look at the Blizzard through the eyes of Cheektowaga residents.  Thank you for allowing us to tell your story.
Buffalo-Niagara International Airport firefighters standby to assist a plane. File Photo. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

JetBlue flight with brake issues lands at Buffalo Airport

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. –  A JetBlue flight inbound to Buffalo from Boston landed at Buffalo-Niagara International Airport Tuesday morning under Alert II conditions.JetBlue Flight 515 departed...