Northwest Suburban Republican Gubernatorial Debate – Feb 10th

89 WLS presents the Northwest Suburban Republican Gubernatorial Debate. Join 89 WLS, Republican gubernatorial candidates, and the Republican organizations of the Addison, Barrington, Bloomingdale, Dundee, Elgin, Elk Grove, Hanover, Northfield, Palatine, Schaumburg, Wayne, and Wheeling Townships for a debate at The Stonegate Conference & Banquet Centre in Hoffman Estates. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS  The unique … Continue reading

Congratulations to our new board

BTRO would like to congratulate our newly elected board Dan Fitzgerald, President Rob Collins, First Vice President Linda Post, Second Vice President Amy Nykaza, Treasurer Jamie Curry, Secretary We would also like to thank Ron Szymanski for his service as President

BTRO 2014 Primary Election Endorsements

On Saturday, November 23, 2013, BTRO made the following endorsements for the 2014 Primary: US Senate: Jim Oberweiss Illinois Attorney General: Paul Schimpf Illinois Secretary of State: Mike Webster Illinois Comptroller: Judy Baar Topinka* Illinois Treasurer: Tom Cross US House of Representatives, 6th District: Peter Roskam* US House of Representatives, 8th District: Larry Kaifesh Illinois House … Continue reading

BTRO Candidates’ Night – 11/21/2013

11/21/2013: BTRO Candidates’ Night As you may have noticed, the 2014 political season is in full swing and BTRO is hosting Candidates’ Night. Date/Time: Thursday, November 21st / Doors open @ 6:30pm, Program begins @ 7pmLocation: Millrose Supper Club, 45 S. Barrington Rd, South Barrington, ILWill include candidates for:  Governor, Lt Governor, Treasurer, Congress, Cook … Continue reading

General Meeting – 1/9/2013

This month’s BTRO membership meeting will be Saturday, January 19th at 9am at township hall. Please contact Ron Szymanski with any questions at (847) 381-4843 or For additional questions and inquires please email us at

2013 Northwest Suburban Lincoln Day Dinner

The 2013 Northwest Suburban Lincoln Day Dinner Committee has been hard at work. While the details are still coming together, the event will either be in February or March. Ad book sales have started. If you, your organization, or local business would like to have an ad in this year’s book, options range from an entire … Continue reading

BTRO Membership Meeting

This month’s BTRo membership meeting will be Saturday, October 13th at 9am at township hall. We will be going over final election planning including the distribution of yard signs and campaign materials. We welcome your support afterwards to help with distribution. Please contact Ron Szymanski with any questions at (847) 381-4843 or For additional … Continue reading

Some of McSweeney’s comments from BTRO breakfast

Dave McSweeney took a few minutes from his busy campaign schedule to have breakfast with the Barrington Township Republican Organization and friends. During his talk, he emphasized the need for Republicans to not accept the situation in Illinois and cede to the current Democrat dominance in Springfield. With only 6 seats needed in the Illinois … Continue reading

BTRO Breakfast – Meet State Rep Candidate Dave McSweeney – 6/23

BTRO will be hosting a breakfast with IL-52 State Rep Candidate Dave McSweeney on Saturday, June 23rd. This will be a great opportunity to meet Dave, hear his vision for the State Legislature, and get to know the members of BTRO. Date/Time: Saturday, June 23rd, 9:00 AM Location: Chessie’s Restaurant, 200 Applebee Street, (In the Ice House Mall), … Continue reading

Lincoln Day Dinner

Northwest Suburban Republican 2012 Lincoln Day Dinner (More info: Hosted by townships of Barrington, Elk Grove, Hanover, Palatine, Schaumburg, and Wheeling Key Note Speaker: Representative Aaron Schock Special Guests: Representatives Dold, Roskam, and Walsh Master of Ceremonies: Dan Proft, political commentator Wednesday, March 14, 2012 Reception 6:00pm, Dinner 7:00pm At the Cotillion 360 South Creekside … Continue reading