Weekly Feature



February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Resident shares stories in ‘Chicken Soup’ books

Jim Schneegold is no stranger to “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” and for the fourth time, one of the Cheektowaga resident’s stories is appearing in one of the series’ collections.  Schneegold’s “The Right Ending& More...

Buffalo resident gets year behind bars for thefts

John Culpepper, 50, of Bailey Avenue, was sentenced Monday to one year in jail by Cheektowaga Town Judge Paul Piotrowski in connection with a guilty plea to petit larceny charges, according to a Tuesday press release from the Cheektowaga Police Depar More...

Buffalo man sentenced after violating court order

A Buffalo man will spend a year in jail after being sentenced Monday in Town Court in connection with a guilty plea to criminal contempt.  More...

‘Fire and Ice’ event set for March 16

The Greater Niagara Frontier Council will hold one of its largest annual fundraising events, “Fire and Ice,” from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 16, at the Hotel at the Lafayette, 391 Washington St.  More...

Depew sets date for ‘Founder’s Day’

The Depew Village Board discussed a new festival for this year in its work session Monday night, a “Taste of Depew” of sorts, called Founder’s Day.  Set to take place from noon to 9 p.m. More...

Winter wonderland in the woods

Forest ranger John Kennedy of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation demonstrates flat ice rescue methods at “Winter Wonderland in the Woods” at Reinstein Woods Natur More...

Town man sentenced to one year for trespassing, larceny

Nicholas Harber, 38, was sentenced Monday to a year in jail by Cheektowaga Town Judge Paul Piotrowski in connection with a guilty plea to criminal trespass and petit larceny, according to a press release from Cheektowaga police.  More...

VALENTINE’S DAY HEIRLOOM

A Cheektowaga resident stopped by The Bee last week to show off a vintage Valentine’s Day card and a wooden chest her father bought her for her 16th birthday — which is the day after Valentine’s Day — in 1951. More...

News Brief

The Cheektowaga Town Board will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the Town Hall, 3301 Broadway.   More...

Rail inspections completed at Frontier Rail Yard

Crews finished another round of targeted crude oil rail inspections — including at Frontier Rail Yard on Broadway — intended to reduce potential dangers associated with the transport of crude oil across New York State, according to a Frid More...

Library News

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

Bee Senior News

All events, except where indicated, are held at the Cheektowaga Senior Center, 3349 Broadway. More...