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 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...]

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...]

STATE REP CANDIDATE KATHY BOWERS FEATURED IN SPRINGFIELD SUN ARTICLE

  Pennsylvania State Representative Candidate Kathy Bowers was featured in an article published in the Springfield Sun local newspaper. The online article went into circulation today & the print version will be available soon.  This is a fantastic interview & highlights the issues she will fight for with passion and vigor. Congratulations to Kathy & best of luck in the upcoming elections. Read Kathy's Article     … [Read more...]

CHELTENHAM GOP CHAIRMAN MYRON GOLDMAN TO BE AMONG THOSE RECOGNIZED BY TOWNSHIP COMMISSIONERS TONIGHT!!

The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners will recognize the Friends of Cheltenham Libraries this evening during their regular monthly meeting at 7:30pm at Curtis Hall.  You are invited to attend. In addition to serving as Cheltenham GOP's Chairman, Myron Goldman also serves as the co-President of the Friends of Elkins Park Library Board.  He will be among those receiving this honorable & noble recognition from our Township Commissioners.  We all know that Myron is a tireless … [Read more...]

CAMPAIGN EVENTS ON MONDAY, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY EVENINGS THIS WEEK!

Please come out in support of our 2018 Republican Candidates.  There are three events this week where you can meet our candidates. Monday, 15 October: NAACP CANDIDATES FORUM TIME: 7:30pm WHERE: La Mott Community Center Willow & Sycamore Avenues Elkins Park, PA  19027 Tuesday, 16 October: BEAVER HILL CANDIDATES FORUM TIME: 7:00pm WHERE: Beaver Hill Condominiums North Building Community Room 309 Florence Avenue Jenkintown, PA  19046 Wednesday, 17 October: DAN DAVID FOR CONGRESS TOWN … [Read more...]

CTRO SUPPORTS JON FOX MEMORIAL SPAGHETTI DINNER!!

A Spaghetti Dinner was recently held in memory of our beloved former Congressman Jon Fox.  Proceeds from the event were used to benefit the National Brain Tumor Society.  Several CTRO members attended in support of this vital & important cause. There was great fellowship, great food, great refreshments & great fun had by all. CTRO would like to extend our sincerest thanks for those who supported this wonderful event. … [Read more...]

CTRO VICE CHAIRMAN CHRIS DECKER ATTENDS CHELTENHAM POLICE DEPT OPEN HOUSE!!

CTRO Vice Chairman Chris Decker recently attended the Cheltenham Township Police Department Open House. Great fun was had by all!! Our first-class Police Department provided demonstrations of equipment and assets that are critical for law enforcement. Thank you, Chris for supporting our community & a special thank you to our Police and First Responders for your service to our community. … [Read more...]

PLEASE DONATE TO CTRO’s 2018 CENTURY CLUB ANNUAL APPEAL!!

The Century Club Annual Appeal is one of two major fund raising activities used by CTRO. The proceeds will be used to fund election campaigns for our Republican Candidates. Your support is greatly appreciated. Contribution levels are: PLATINUM:     $1,000 (Donate on PayPal) GOLD:             $   500 (Donate on PayPal) PALLADIUM:  $   250 (Donate on PayPal) SILVER:          $   100 (Donate on PayPal) COPPER:        $     25 (Donate on PayPal) BRONZE:        $       5 (Donate on … [Read more...]

TWO DAYS TO GO UNTIL THE BOWERS-BEAVER STATE REP PIZZA & PASTA FUNDRAISER!!

There are only 2 more days before the KATHY BOWERS & DOUGLAS BEAVER Pizza & Pasta Fundraiser.  Please bring your family & friends. CTRO's very own KATHY BOWERS is our candidate for Pennsylvania State Representative in the 154th Legislative District serving Cheltenham Township, Jenkintown Borough & Springfield Township. Her nephew, DOUGLAS BEAVER is our candidate for Pennsylvania State Representative in the 153rd Legislative District serving Abington Township & Upper … [Read more...]

PHOTOS FROM THE WAGNER-BARTOS TOWN HALL MEETING!!

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JOIN US FOR THE DAN DAVID FOR CONGRESS DAY OF ACTION THIS SATURDAY!!

You are cordially invited to participate in the Dan David For Congress Day of Action this Saturday. DATE: Saturday, 21 July 2018 TIME: 9:30am - 2pm PLACE: Horsham GOP Headquarters 2 Village Road, #10 Horsham, PA  19044 For more details, please visit Dan David's Facebook Page: www.Facebook.com/events/352267598640843/ To RSVP, please contact Jesse Civello at Jesse@DanDavidForCongress.Com or 215-648-3762. We hope to see you there!! … [Read more...]

YOU’RE INVITED TO THE WAGNER-BARTOS TOWN HALL MEETING ON 18 JULY!!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER You are cordially invited to a Town Hall Meeting featuring our Republican Candidate for Governor, Scott Wagner, and his running mate for Lt. Governor, Jeff Bartos.  This event is FREE, but REGISTRATION is required. DATE: Wednesday, 18 July 2018 TIME: 6:30pm PLACE: North Penn VFW Post 676 2519 Jenkintown Road Glenside, PA  19038 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER … [Read more...]

THE INSIDE SCOOP ON CHELTENHAM TOWNSHIP SCHOOLS!!

You have probably heard a lot of stories about rising School Property Taxes and declining Academic Performance in Cheltenham Township's School District. One of CTRO's members, a concerned Cheltenham Township resident, has compiled all of the facts & figures and has published them on a website.  The name of the website is Cheltenham Township Podcast. You will find minutes from meetings, budget proposals, student records & surveys and everything of interest regarding our schools that … [Read more...]

YOU’RE INVITED!! PIZZA & PASTA PARTY FUNDRAISER FOR KATHY & DOUGLAS FOR STATE REP

You are cordially invited to our Pizza & Pasta Party Fundraiser for Kathy Bowers and Douglas Beaver, our State Representative Candidates in Abington, Cheltenham, Jenkintown, Springfield and Upper Dublin. WHEN: Thursday, 26 July 2018 6:00 - 8:00pm WHERE: Riviera D'Italia 118 S. Easton Road Roslyn, PA  19001 DONATIONS: $40 per person or $75 per couple RSVP: Kathy4StateRep@CheltenhamGOP.Org PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: Kathy for PA  -or-  Beaver Achiever … [Read more...]

PASSING OF JOE GARRY

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Joe Garry, father of our very own Kathy Bowers and grandfather of our very own Melissa Palmer.  He will be missed. Our prayers & deepest sympathies go out to Kathy & Melissa and their family and friends. Visitation will be held on Thursday, 28 June.  Visitation & services will be held on Friday, 29 June. Visitation Thursday, 28 June 6pm - 8pm May Funeral Home 354 N. Easton Road Glenside, PA 19038 Visitation & … [Read more...]

YOU ARE INVITED TO MARCH WITH US AT THE INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADES!!

The Cheltenham GOP will be marching in two Independence Day Parades.  We are proud to celebrate America's Independence and we look forward to honoring our country and our community every year. It is also a lot of fun to march in the parades & we would like to extend our warmest welcome for you to join us.  Bring your friends, bring your family, bring your kids.  You will be glad you did. The East Cheltenham Parade begins in the morning of July 4th & makes it's way through the … [Read more...]

YOU’RE INVITED TO THE PA GOP STRATEGY SESSION ON 9 JULY!!

  You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming GOP Strategy Session which will be hosted by PA GOP Regional Field Director, Michael Straw. RSVP Please note the following details: DATE: Monday, 9 July 2018 TIME: 6:00pm - 8:00pm PLACE: MCRC Headquarters 860 Penllyn-Blue Bell Pike Suite 240 Blue Bell, PA  19422 RSVP Please RSVP as space may be limited. For more information, please contact PA GOP Regional Field Director, Michael Straw at MStraw@PAGOP.Org. … [Read more...]

CHELTENHAM GOP WELCOMES OUR NEW SUBSCRIBERS!!

Cheltenham Township Republican Organization (CTRO) would like to welcome our new subscribers. CTRO is committed to making our community the best it can be and to promote Republican values in the region. Please encourage your friends & neighbors to subscribe to our website at www.CheltenhamGOP.org.  Locate the section titled "GET CTRO NEWS UPDATES" and enter your email address.  Hit the blue Subscribe button and follow the directions. Thank you for your continued support. … [Read more...]

AUDIENCE CHEERED AS TWP COMMISSIONERS UNANIMOUSLY PASSED GUN ORDINANCE

DISCLAIMER: The opinions and observations expressed here are my own and do not represent the positions of the Republican Party or Cheltenham GOP. Last evening, the Cheltenham Township Commissioner Board unanimously adopted an ordinance that will require owners to report firearms which have been lost or stolen.  The ordinance stipulates that anyone who fails to do so will be subject to a fine not to exceed $1,000. Upon passage, President Commissioner Dan Norris announced, and I am … [Read more...]

RECOMMENDATIONS TO SELL THE TWP SEWER SYSTEM WILL BE MADE TOMORROW NIGHT!!

The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners will make their recommendation as to whether the Sanitary Sewer System should be sold to Aqua PA at tomorrow’s Public Works Meeting. If you have strong feelings one way or another, tomorrow will be your last chance to express yourself. DATE: Wednesday, 2 May 2018 TIME: 7:30pm PLACE: Curtis Hall, 1250 Church Road, Wyncote, PA 19095 Speak now or forever hold your peace. … [Read more...]

CHELTENHAM TWP SPECIAL MEETING TO DISCUSS SALE OF SEWER SYSTEM ON 19 APRIL

Cheltenham Township will be holding a Special Meeting to discuss the sale of the Sanitary Sewer System to AQUA PA on Thursday, 19 April at 7:30pm.  The meeting will be held at Curtis Hall, 1250 Church Road, Wyncote, PA  19095. The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners issued RFP's (Requests for Proposals) to four Municipal Authorities.  Only one, AQUA PA, submitted a bid for $50.25Million.  AQUA PA's bid will be discussed at the Special Meeting. This potential sale affects every … [Read more...]

LAST CHANCE TO SIGN PETITIONS FOR STATE REP, STATE SENATE & STATE COMMITTEE

JOIN US TOMORROW NIGHT FOR A PETITION SIGNING EVENT This is the last chance to sign petitions for our candidates: Douglas Beaver - State Representative, Abington & Upper Dublin Kathy Bowers - State Representative, Cheltenham, Jenkintown & Springfield James Williams - State Senate, Abington, Cheltenham, Jenkintown & Springfield DATE: Wednesday, 28 February (tomorrow night) TIME: 7:00pm WHERE: North Penn VFW Post 676 2519 Jenkintown Road Glenside, PA  … [Read more...]