CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR LOCAL CANDIDATES

Please join with me to congratulate our local candidates who ran in yesterday's Primary Elections. On to the General Election in November. A very special thanks to Jeff O'Neill who stepped up to run as a write in candidate for First Ward Commissioner. There were enough votes cast to ensure that we will have a candidate on Election Day 2019. However, we must wait until the election is certified by the Montgomery County Election Board before we will know if Jeff will be on our ballots in … [Read more...]

THE STATE OF THE CHELTENHAM SCHOOL DISTRICT

Our School District can and must do better spending our tax dollars and educating our children. Four years ago, the Cheltenham School Board agreed to contracts it could not afford.  As a result, the district has been running a deficit for the last several years, including the current year.  To fund the deficit, it has raised taxes to the maximum allowed while drawing down the Fund Balance.  The School Board is engaged in contract negotiations now.  We can only hope they do not continue … [Read more...]

GLENSIDE VOTERS, WE NEED YOUR HELP!!

If you vote at Glenside Elementary School, Glenside Fire Company or Glenside Hall, we need your help next Tuesday, 21 May at the 2019 Primary Elections. Please write in JEFF O'NEILL as your Republican Candidate for 1st Ward Commissioner or there will only be a Democrat on our ballots in November. THERE ARE NEW VOTING MACHINES THIS YEAR, SO WE HAVE CREATED A SAMPLE BALLOT THAT YOU CAN PRINT & CARRY TO THE POLLS WITH YOU NEXT TUESDAY FOR THE 2019 PRIMARY ELECTIONS. Click here for more … [Read more...]

MEET OUR 2019 SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES

The Cheltenham GOP is pleased to announce our 2019 School Board Candidates. This year, our theme is Vote S.M.A.R.T. Diana Carter Dr. Ryan Cox Chris Decker Myron Goldman Phyllis Meltzer Salem Vote S.M.A.R.T. SPECIFIC | MEASURABLE | ATTAINABLE | RELEVANT | TIMELY Our School Board Candidates are problem solvers who have new ideas and will set S.M.A.R.T. goals in order to provide a quality education for all our students, not just a … [Read more...]

HEY CHELTENHAM TWP COMMISSIONERS, SHOW SOME RESPECT!!

The Cheltenham Township Commissioner Board held their regular monthly legislative meeting last evening for March 2019. As is often the case, I was in attendance. Typically, the Board's first order of business is to accept the Minutes from the previous meeting which was held in February 2019. The Minutes always include a sign-in sheet for residents & concerned citizens who attend the meetings. One of the attendees at the previous meeting was former Ward 7 Commissioner, Charlie McKeown- … [Read more...]

HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY!!

Cheltenham GOP would like to wish everyone a Happy St. Patrick's Day!! … [Read more...]

APPARENTLY, HATE DOES HAVE A HOME HERE!!

For those of us who go about our daily business in Cheltenham Township and the surrounding area, we know firsthand of the relentless & horrible behavior when some of our neighbors discover that we are Republicans. We witness it every time we go to our polls & vote on Election Days. Because we are steadfast & strong, we usually ignore the ugliness and go about our business. For some of us, however, we have reached our limit & no longer choose to volunteer at the polls out of … [Read more...]

SCENES FROM THE CTRO ANNUAL BRUNCH!!

CTRO's 2019 Annual Brunch was a huge success. Special thanks to MCRC Chair Liz Havey, Guest Speaker Christine Flowers, Honorees Craig Bird, Chad Fulmor & Dr. Stephanie Vacharat, our State, County & Municipal Candidates & everyone who supported our event. … [Read more...]

LAST DAY TO RSVP FOR THE CHELTENHAM GOP ANNUAL BRUNCH!!

PLEASE SHARE THIS POST WITH YOUR FRIENDS!! Today is the last day to RSVP for the Cheltenham GOP Annual Brunch. Walk-ins are welcome & donations can be made at the door. However, please RSVP so we can be ready for you. Click here for details. RSVP … [Read more...]

PASSING OF MARILYN SOLOMON

It is with a heavy heart I announce the passing of CTRO's very own Marilyn Solomon. Marilyn was a longtime Committee Person serving in Cheltenham 2-2. She faithfully attended every meeting and supported our organization with great passion and generosity. Our thoughts & prayers go out to Marilyn's family and friends. She will be missed. Please click here to see Marilyn's obituary. In lieu of flowers, you are invited to donate to charities of your choosing. Favorite Animal … [Read more...]

RSVP TODAY, ONLY 1 WEEK UNTIL OUR ANNUAL BRUNCH!!

PLEASE SHARE THIS POST WITH YOUR FRIENDS!! Please RSVP Today!! THE CTRO ANNUAL BRUNCH IS ONLY ONE WEEK AWAY!! Click here for details. Please RSVP Today!! … [Read more...]

ONLY 3 DAYS UNTIL MONTCO COMMISSIONER CANDIDATES FORUM!!

You are cordially invited to attend the Montgomery County Republican Commissioner Candidates Forum on Tuesday, 19 February. … [Read more...]

RSVP TODAY FOR OUR ANNUAL BRUNCH!!

PLEASE SHARE THIS POST WITH YOUR FRIENDS!!Please RSVP Today!!The CTRO Annual Brunch is only 2 weeks away & we are making our final preparations.Click here for details.Please RSVP Today!! … [Read more...]

YOU’RE INVITED!! MONTCO COUNTY COMMISSIONER CANDIDATE FORUMS

You are cordially invited to attend the Montgomery County Commissioner Candidate Forums … [Read more...]

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND THE CTRO ANNUAL BRUNCH!!

Christine FlowersConservative Columnist & Immigration AttorneyGuest Speaker The Cheltenham GOP would like to extend our warmest invitation to join us at our 2019 Annual Brunch which will be held on Sunday, 24 February 2019 at the North Hills Country Club in Glenside, PA. We are pleased to announce that our Guest Speaker will be local Conservative Columnist & Immigration Attorney, Christine Flowers. Click here for details We look forward to seeing you there! … [Read more...]

SAVE THE DATE: CTRO ANNUAL BRUNCH ON 24 FEBRUARY!!

Conservative Columnist & Immigration Attorney Christine Flowers Keynote Speaker SAVE THE DATE: SUNDAY, 24 FEBRUARY 2019!! Cheltenham GOP is pleased to announce that we will be holding our Annual Brunch on Sunday, 24 February 2019. We are thrilled to have local Conservative Columnist & Immigration Attorney, Christine Flowers, as our Keynote Speaker. We will honor several CTRO Members for their years of loyal service to our organization & community. We will serve a … [Read more...]

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

Cheltenham GOP would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!! … [Read more...]

SCENES FROM THE CTRO HOLIDAY PARTY!!

A very special Thank You to Tom & Debbie Carboni for once again hosting our annual CTRO Holiday Party. CTRO Chairman Myron Goldman enjoying the festivities. There was great fellowship.. ..and fun had by all. … [Read more...]

CTRO WELCOMES THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA!!

CTRO Chairman Myron Goldman, CTRO Treasurer Thom Estilow & CTRO Ward 1 Leader Kathy Bowers arrive at the airport. Presidential Police Escort making final preparations. CTRO Members with ATRO Chairman Joe Rooney & his wife Beth, both of whom are Distinguished Military Veterans. CTRO Members on the shuttle bus to the greeting area. F/A-18 Hornet Pilots preparing for Fly Over at the Army-Navy Game. F/A-18 Hornets taxi to runway. F/A-18 Hornets take off for Fly Over at … [Read more...]

JOIN US AT THE CHELTENHAM GOP SOCIAL ON 11 DECEMBER

You are cordially invited to attend the Cheltenham GOP Social Event.  Meet your neighbors & bring our community together.  All are welcome to join us. APPETIZERS & ONE COMPLIMENTARY DRINK WILL BE PROVIDED. DATE: Tuesday, 11 December 2018 TIME: 6:00pm - 8:00pm PLACE: The Glenside Pub 122 S. Easton Road Glenside, PA  19038 RSVP: Thom Estilow- Treasurer@CheltenhamGOP.Org 9267) 596-9381 We are looking forward to seeing you there!!     … [Read more...]

HAPPY CHANUKAH!!

Cheltenham GOP wishes everyone a Happy Chanukah!! … [Read more...]

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!

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CHELTENHAM LITTLE LEAGUE ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING WILL BE HELD THIS MONDAY, 19 NOVEMBER

The Cheltenham Little League will be holding their Annual Membership Meeting this Monday evening, 19 November at 8pm.  This is a great opportunity to get involved with our community. DATE: Monday, 19 November TIME: 8:00pm WHERE: Ogontz Fire House 8215 Old York Road Elkins Park, PA  19027 This meeting is open to all Cheltenham Little League (CLL) families and provides each of you with an opportunity to become more involved with CLL operations by joining the Board of Directors by … [Read more...]

CHELTENHAM GOP SEEKING 2019 CANDIDATES

The Cheltenham Township Republican Organization (CTRO) is seeking candidates for the 2019 Municipal Elections for five School Board Director seats and four Township Commissioner seats.  The School Board and Commissioner Board are currently dominated by Democrats.  CTRO is seeking bright, talented & enthusiastic candidates who want to represent our community by improving our schools & education, inviting local businesses and job opportunities to our township and providing oversight to … [Read more...]

STATE REP CANDIDATES KATHY BOWERS & DOUGLAS BEAVER SPEAK AT ATRO’S CHAIRMAN’S CLUB DINNER

Pennsylvania State Representative Candidates Kathy Bowers, 154th Legislative District and her nephew Douglas Beaver, 153rd Legislative District were invited to speak at ATRO's Chairman's Club Dinner. We are fortunate to have two great & refreshing candidates who will serve the people of Abington Township, Cheltenham Township, Jenkintown Borough, Springfield Township & Upper Dublin Township. There will definitely be a new State Representative in the 153rd Legislative District.  This … [Read more...]