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A school bus waits for students at a town school on February 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Erie County School Bus Law could cost town schools $250,000

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A law proposed in Erie County aims to make all children attending Kindergarten through eighth grade better protected on the school...

Cheektowaga Central announces Kindergarten registration details

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Central School District announces that kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year will begin March 28th.All children who live...
Cheektowaga Central High School Art Club members Alexis Monahan (Left) and Margaret Coulombe (Right) crafting roses for the district's Bald for Bucks fund drive. (CCSD Photo)

Cheektowaga Central High School art club selling items for Bald for Bucks

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A few Cheektowaga Central High School students are getting creative to help a good cause.Students in the high school art club...
Dominick Welch on February 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Lew-Port falls to Warriors in quarterfinals

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Lew-Port held their own for a good portion of the first quarter of Friday night’s Section 6 Quarterfinals game against Cheektowaga...

Cleveland Hill Eagles win Class C Championship

ORCHARD PARK – The Southwestern Trojans came into the Section VI Class C Championship game looking for revenge after the Cleveland Hill Golden Eagles...
A Buffalo woman was arrested for her involvement in a physical altercation caught on video in the parking lot of John F. Kennedy School on September 24th. (Contributed)

Suspect in JFK fight caught on video arrested by Cheektowaga Police

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Buffalo woman was arrested for her involvement in a physical altercation caught on video in the parking lot of John F. Kennedy...
Peyton Manning congratulates Cheektowaga Central on winning a $10,000 smarter football grant.

Cheektowaga Central Warriors football wins $10k grant

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Central High School football team beat out 690 nationwide schools to win one of ten $10,000 equipment grants offered by sports gear company Riddell.The team was...
Brian Pilarski, left, was sworn in as Maryvale Union Free School District Board of Education president during Monday’s reorganizational meeting. District Clerk Carol Janis, right, administered the oath of office. (Submitted)

Brian Pilarski selected to lead Maryvale School Board

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Maryvale school board member Brian Pilarski, was unanimously selected as the next Maryvale Union Free School District Board of Education president during...
Eighth-grade students participate in Taste of Tech at Harkness Career & Technical Center on January 25th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Harkness Center hosts Taste of Tech program for eighth graders

CHEEKTOWAGA - Some 1,200 eighth grade middle school students from around Western New York visited the Harkness Career & Technical Center on Aero Drive over the...
Cheektowaga Central's SADD organization, in conjunction with the Erie County Medical Examiner's Office, Cheektowaga Police, Forks and Rescue firefighters, and AMR Ambulance put on a simulated crash on June 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Simulated crash hopes to educate Central students

CHEEKTOWAGA - The blood was fake and the work to free students from a mangled car was simulated, but the message was clear for...