Cricket Wireless, a discount cellphone and wireless coverage store, has opened a new location at 1050 Harlem Road in Cheektowaga.
The new store employs three people. It will host a grand opening with special activities, discounts and free food from 2:30 to 7 p.m. Friday.
This is the seventh Cricket store to open locally this year. Others have opened on Niagara Street and Main Street, as well as in Cheektowaga, Depew, Lancaster and Williamsville. The 18-year-old company offers prepaid plans starting at $30 per month and unlimited plans with high-speed data, talk and text for $60. Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T.