Archive for July, 2011

Lawrence Approves Deep Cuts to Golf Club Fees

By Stephen J Bronner Reprinted from fivetowns.patch.com The Lawrence Board of Trustees voted to lower rates at the village-owned country club by a significant amount on Wednesday, as the club’s general manager said he wanted to deliver a “knockout punch” to other clubs in the area. “This could be the swan song for other clubs […]

Barclay’s comes to Black – 2012 & 2016

The PGA Tour announced a few weeks back that the first stop of the FedExCup Playoffs, the Barclays, will come to Long Island’s famed Bethpage Black. Barclays Bank agreed to sponsor the tournament through 2016. Generally played at the end of August or early September, the Barclays will come to Bethpage in 2012 and 2016. […]

Smithtown Landing Golf Course Review

Landing Golf Course, tucked away in a residential neighborhood on the banks of the Nissequogue River, is a hidden gem on the North Shore in Smithtown. It was originally constructed in the 1960s with the intention of creating a widely accessible course with the amenities of a private country club: now, this public course is […]