Weekly Feature



February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

YOUTH LEADERS

Representatives from the Cheektowaga Youth & Recreational Services Department took part in the 17th annual Association of New York State Youth Bureaus Youth Leadership Forum, held last week in Albany. More...

California man pleads guilty to role in immigration scheme

U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy Jr. announced last week that Marguin Sanchez, 23, of California, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to employ unlawful aliens, including at Union Road restaurant El Agave, before Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. More...

Burke nabs Democratic nomination for 142nd Assembly special election

Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke, D-Cheektowaga, earned a unanimous nomination from the Erie County Democratic Committee on Monday for April’s special election in the state’s 142nd Assembly District.  More...

Library News

The following events are all scheduled at the Anna M. Reinstein Memorial Library, 2580 Harlem More...

Benderson amends Garden Village Plaza plan

Benderson Development Co. More...

‘Zombie’ property initiative shifting to enforcement phase

Officials identify 528 vacant homes throughout town

The Town of Cheektowaga’s “Zombie and Vacant Property Remediation and Prevention Initiative” is moving into its next phase, focusing on code enforcement, according to town officials. More...

Town man, 88, sentenced for hammer assault

Martin Turkiewicz of Cheektowaga has been sentenced by Erie County Court Judge Kenneth Case to six months in jail plus five years of probation after attacking his wife with a hammer last fall, according to Erie County District Attorney John J. More...

Williamsville man gets probation for fatal hit-and-run

A 68-year-old Williamsville man who left the scene of a crash that killed a Minnesota woman near Buffalo Niagara International Airport received five years’ probation and had his driver’s license revoked for a year after he was sentenced l More...

WINTER WONDERLAND at Reinstein Woods

Evan Glover and his mother, Patty, work together to make their own bird feeder at one of Winter Wonderland’s many indoor activities. More...