Saturday, April 25, 2009


The next Town Committee meeting for Portland Republicans is Monday, April 27 at 7:30 pm. We meet the fourth Monday of each month (except May which is the fourth Tuesday) at the American Legion on Freestone Avenue. We invite you to join us to learn more about the Portland Republicans and upcoming events.

All are welcome!

Thank you!

Thank you to all who came out today for our shredding event. An absolutely beautiful day, we collected non-perishable food items and we recycled and protected our identity by shredding personal information. Perfection!

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Tag Sale Donations Wanted

The Portland Republicans will be participating in the Town wide tag sale on Saturday, May 9th. We are seeking donations (no clothing items please). We will also be holding a bake sale. Please contact us if you have an item to donate at or call Sandy Downes at 342-0255 or Cindy Varricchio at 342-0184.

Are You Interested in Public Office?

The Portland Republicans are seeking individuals who may be interested in running for public office.

The offices to be elected this November are First Selectman, Board of Selectmen, Board of Education, Board of Assessment Appeals and Zoning Board of Appeals.

If you would like more information or are interested, please do not hesitate to contact Cindy Varricchio at 342-0184/ or Devin Schleidt at 324-0743 (yes 324!)/ .

Drawing for Gift Certificate to TriTown

The Portland Republicans are conducting a free drawing for a gift certificate to TriTown Foods in the amount of $25. Please see us at the Shredding Event on Saturday, April 25th from 9 am to 2 pm to enter. You may also enter by emailing

The drawing will take place on Monday, April 27th at our next Town Committee meeting. The winner will be notified via email.

Pancake Breakfast Thank You!

Thanks to all who came for breakfast yesterday. The weather was beautiful, the breakfast yummy and the company and conversation were good as always.