Cheektowaga

Brendan Keany
December 24, 2018 - 2:41 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - District Attorney John Flynn talked about the road rage incident in Cheektowaga last week that resulted in assault charges. Maurice Scott (31) of Buffalo has been arraigned for the brutal road rage attack that took place last Wednesday on Walden Avenue, leaving 41-year-old Matthew...
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Tom Puckett
November 28, 2018 - 4:00 am
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) As Chick-Fil-A prepares to open its first location in Cheektowaga, police are getting ready to make sure traffic runs smoothly. "We'll have officers directing traffic on Walden Avenue, Anderson, Duke all the way down to Peppy," says Capt. Scott Pilat. "We'll have traffic...
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Tom Puckett
November 08, 2018 - 2:34 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) Those who crave chicken sandwiches from Chick-Fil-A will no longer need to drive 90 minutes down the 90 to get their fix. The first WNY store will open by the end of the month. The restaurant, located at 1753 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga, NY is set to open on Nov. 29 and will...
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Tom Puckett
September 18, 2018 - 3:45 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) James Rogowski is no longer a member of the Cheektowaga Town Board. A judge rules Rogowski's guilty plea in a domestic violence matter violates his oath of office. "The moment the respondent pled guilty to the criminal offense of attempted criminal contempt, a crime involving...
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Tom Puckett
September 06, 2018 - 12:58 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) Cheektowaga Police say a 3 year old was rescued from a hot car when her mother overdosed on heroin. Late Tuesday night, police say an officer saw what appeared to be an unoccupied vehicle, parked but running with its lights on in the parking lot of a closed business on...
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September 04, 2018 - 3:53 pm
Cheektowaga, N.Y. (WBEN) - With the constant roar of the busy traffic along Union Road in the background, New York State and local lawmakers gathered to announce the New York State Department of Transportation(DOT) would begin a comprehensive safety evaluation along the busy stretch that was the...
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August 19, 2018 - 4:20 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) A man claiming to be a volunteer fireman was caught speeding and using emergency-style lights Friday night. New York State Police say they observed an unmarked vehicle with emergency lights traveling at a high rate of speed on Route 33 in Cheektowaga at about 6:30 p.m. while...
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Tom Puckett
July 20, 2018 - 11:46 am
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) Cheektowaga could be easily called Cheek-Fil-A-owaga. The town announcing the chicken eatery has plans to open a second location in the town, at Transit and Losson in front of the Wegmans Plazza. The developer submitted plans to the town's building department. “This is a very...
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Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - Mercy Flight is preparing for a big event Sunday, where they will invite the public to their hangar to check out helicopters and equipment up close and in person. The free 'Open House' Kick Off the Summer event this Sunday will allow people to learn more about Mercy Flight...
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Tom Puckett
May 24, 2018 - 12:54 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) Hold the phone on the start of construction of the Chick-Fil-A in Cheektowaga. Supervisor Diane Benczkowski says contrary to previous reports, Chick-fil-A will not be breaking ground on Monday. She adds no start date has been determined. “While we are very disappointed, we...
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