Chief Eib’s retirement plans announced in S.R. Borough Council is expected to vote on the package March 15 By Jennifer micale SOUTH RIVER — By early April, South River Police Chief Francis X. Eib should be embarking on his new life as a retiree. Last week, the Borough Council ended several months of negotiation after …

Boro residents receive home inspection reports Towne Lake project in Sayreville still on hold By Jennifer micale SAYREVILLE — Unlike a previous meeting on the issue, those gathered to hear about the Towne Lake development were relatively quiet on Feb. 29. Work stopped on the 260-home development in October, after a bout of tremors allegedly …

Benefit performance set for Cancer Society The American Cancer Society (ACS) will benefit from the box office sales of a special March 11 performance of Godspell presented by the Sayreville Main Street Theatre Company. The event will take place at 3 p.m. at the Step-Inn Ballroom, MacArthur Avenue, Sayreville. A discounted admission ticket will be …

Twp. considers selling O&Y site back to county By Jennifer micale OLD BRIDGE — While an age-restricted housing development is no longer on the horizon, the future of one township-owned property is still uncertain. At Monday night’s meeting, Township Council members considered a resolution asking county officials whether they were interested in repurchasing the 345-acre …

Counties join in rally for funding By daniel walsh EAST BRUNSWICK — Residents from Middlesex, Union, and Somerset counties called for state tax reform during a rally last week at the Vocational and Technical High School in East Brunswick. The New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) led residents in calling for a $1 billion statewide …

Juried arts/craft show scheduled in Cranbury The Cranbury Education Foundation, in cooperation with the Cranbury Arts Council, will hold a juried craft show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 11 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 12 at Cranbury School, Main Street. Artisans from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York and Maryland …