Friday, December 15, 2017
(From L to R) Richard Siejak, John Tryjankowski, Robert Pszczolkowski, Niles Brzezinski, James Herr, Don Rowland and Paul Lorefice are installed as officers at Rescue Hose Company's Installation of Officers on February 11, 2017. (Rose Herr/Submitted Photo)

Rescue Hose installs 2017 officers

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Rescue Volunteer Hose Company installed their 2017 officers at the department’s annual Installation of Officers at the Sloan Fire Department Saturday...
A woman crashed into a wooden utility pole along Walden Avenue on September 14th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Car crashes into pole on Walden Avenue

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A woman was transported to the hospital after she crashed into a wooden utility pole and couldn't remember how it happened...
Chick-fil-A site plans submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Planning Board to review Chick-fil-A plans

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Planning Board will review the site plan and special use permit for the new Chick-fil-A restaurant at their upcoming...
Police officers detain a suspect on Paradise Court moments after deploying a Taser the night of July 27, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police officer deploys Taser on suspect resisting arrest

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga Police officer had to deploy his Taser to subdue a suspect during a foot chase Thursday night. Three teens were trying...
Cheektowaga Police stop a vehicle behind The Home Depot after it was involved in a crash at Walden Avenue and Anderson Road on February 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police detain hit-and-run driver after short pursuit

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The driver of a pickup truck who led Cheektowaga Police on a brief pursuit midday Friday was detained by police after...
Vandals damaged a fence along Scajaquada Creek. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Fence repaired after the Chronicle contacted Supervisor’s office

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town workers quickly fixed a damaged fence along Scajaquada Creek Monday after the Cheektowaga Chronicle brought the potential liability issue to the...
A man embraces the resident who escaped a kitchen fire in a Gualbert Avenue apartment on September 15th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Firefighters fight afternoon kitchen fire on Gualbert Avenue

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A senior citizen was able to escape her apartment after a fire broke out in her kitchen Friday afternoon. The fire started around...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a robbery call at the Cash for Cans store on Harlem Road on February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle.)

Cash for Cans robbery

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - An employee at the Cash for Cans store at 2377 Harlem Road called Cheektowaga Police to report an armed robbery Thursday...
State Senator Tim Kennedy stopped by Rescue Hose Company No. 1 on Pine Ridge Road Saturday morning to present the volunteer fire department a New York State flag. (Submitted)

Senator Tim Kennedy presents flag to Rescue Hose

State Senator Tim Kennedy stopped by Rescue Hose Company No. 1 on Pine Ridge Road Saturday morning to present the volunteer fire department a...
The Famous Dave’s Barbecue restaurant at 1753 Walden Avenue closed their doors for good. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga’s Famous Dave’s Barbecue closed

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Cheektowaga residents have one less place to go to satisfy their barbecue desires. The Famous Dave’s Barbecue restaurant at 1753 Walden Avenue...
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