Archive for February, 2011

1910 Nassau Country Club – Ebay Auction

Found this eBay auction… From the seller: Card has not been postally used but it has a letter written on it and is stamped. Corners and edges are strong and sharp. No folds, bends, or creases. Beautiful image….This image was taken within a few years of the course opening. The club is famous in golf […]

Mark Herrmann – Did winter storms hurt Long Island golf courses?

Mark Herrmann reports that the harsh winter may affect the upcoming golf season. A couple of big-time LI superintendents I saw over the winter said that the snow cover actually is a good insulator from the ravages of winter. But they added that ice is a real killer. Even before today’s snowfall, the USGA sent […]

Bethpage Black in talks to host the 2012 Barclays

The Associated Press on Wednesday reports that Barclays and the PGA Tour are negotiating to bring the 2012 tournament to the Long Island public course that has hosted two U.S. Opens. ESPN reports: The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to release the information, said such a deal would […]

2011 Long Island Golf Show & Expo

Long Island Golf Show comes to Suffolk County Community College Dates: March 25th, 26th and 27th Kick off the golf season right with this fabulous show. You’ll find great exhibitors, a driving range and special guests. Check out this schedule: Friday (Senior’s Day) – March 25th 4:00pm … Show Opens 5:00pm … Rules of the […]

Poxabogue Golf Center Restaurant Update

The on-going saga moves over the Poxabogue Golf Course restaurant – formerly Fairways – continued this past week. Check out our last write-up on the Poxabogue restaurant mess to get yourself up to speed, we’ve been following the coverage at The Town of Southampton received two bids after a revision to the request for […]