Firefighters put water on the remains of an Oehman Boulevard vacant house on September 29th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Vacant house on Oehman Boulevard burns to the ground

CHEEKTOWAGA - A two-story vacant colonial house deemed unsafe by Cheektowaga officials burned to the ground overnight Friday.Firefighters from across the town responded to 240...
WR Tamell Bass ran for 93 yards to help the Cheektowaga Warriors defeat the Lew-Port Lancers at home on September 2nd. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga could see two Section 6 champions this year

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Section 6 high school football championship will be coming home to Cheektowaga - two if we're lucky.Central, Maryvale, and Cleveland Hill...

Cleveland Hill’s 2018-2019 proposed budget

The 2018-19 Proposed Budget of $32,886,119 is a 4.22% increase over the 2017-18 budget.  Click here to view the budget statement."This proposed budget reflects...

Internet Safety Awareness Forums for Parents

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police are joining up with town councilmember Alice Magiersaki to help let parents know what to be on the lookout for...
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz releases his report on school district expenses on April 16. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Poloncarz starts school merger conversation

BUFFALO - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz is spearheading a controversial conversation which he hopes would encourage select school districts to think about merging...
Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw participates in a student government roundtable at Cleveland Hill Middle School on November 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cleveland Hill students host government round table discussion

CHEEKTOWAGA - A group of around 15 Cleveland Hill Middle School students participated in a youth and government round table discussion Wednesday.The forum allowed students...
Family members gather at the scene of a homicide on Sierra Drive, August 21, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police identify Diona McCall as Monday’s homicide victim

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The victim of Monday's homicide on Sierra Drive has been identified by the Cheektowaga Police Department.Assistant Chief of Police Jim Speyer...

Cleveland Hill wins Class C Championship

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cleveland Hill Eagles press defense into action to win Section VI Class C championship.The final score for Thursday night's game was Cleveland...

State grant secured for Cleveland Hill schools

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - An additional $50,000 in state funding has been secured for the Cleveland Hill School District according to Assemblymember Monica Wallace (D-Lancaster).This...

Impending weather cancels school activities Friday

1/12/18 Closings and Cancellations:Cheektowaga Central Schools: All afternoon activities are canceled. Cheektowaga-Sloan Schools: All afternoon and evening activities are canceled. Cleveland Hill Schools: All...