NGF Extends Licensing Agreement with Weather Channel

By | April 24, 2008

The National Golf Foundation (NGF) recently announced a new three-year data licensing agreement with The Weather Channel Interactive, Inc. NGF has supplied the golf course information featured on Weather.com since 2003, and this agreement officially extends the relationship into 2011. Weather.com ranks as one of the most popular consumer websites, providing daily golf forecasts and […]

Club Car Revving Up Eco-Friendliness

By | April 22, 2008

Club Car, the Augusta, Ga.-based manufacturer of golf cars and other vehicles, is working to reduce energy use and costs while decreasing its environmental impact throughout its operation. Parts sourced from around the world are now evaluated on their ability to be recycled. Automated turn-off switches are being installed on power equipment, to reduce energy […]


Mount Washington Resort Set for $1.1 Billion Expansion

By | April 22, 2008

The Mount Washington Resort in New Hampshire is embarking on an ambitious $1.1 billion expansion that is designed to double its amount of visitors to 700,000 per year. The expansion plan includes a 182-acre village at the bottom of the ski slopes, as well as a new conference center, spa, and golf course.   The […]


Palazzo Resort Claims Title of World’s Largest LEED Building

By | April 22, 2008

With its recent certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the Palazzo resort in Las Vegas is the largest “green” building in the world—by a long shot, according to a recent report in the online real estate site, GlobeSt.com The $1.9-billion, 3,000-room resort is more than four times bigger than any other LEED-certified building, […]


Trappers Turn GC Unveils New Amenities

By | April 22, 2008

Trappers Turn Golf Club in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., kicked off the 2008 golf season by unveiling new first-class amenities along with an eye-catching array of golf tricks performed by trick-shot expert Chuck “The Hit Man,” who joined Trappers Turn for the day to officially open the course and share his signature tips for improving one’s […]


Sleepy Ridge GC Expands to Add Office Suites

By | April 22, 2008

The Links at Sleepy Ridge, the Orem, Utah developer that opened Sleepy Ridge Golf Course in 2006, is currently adding a clubhouse and office suites to the property. Construction of the 40,000-sq. ft. clubhouse, which will include 52 office spaces on its second and third floors, will offer a rare combination to bring business and […]