Golden Valley CC to Stay Member-Owned

By | January 12, 2018

The 104-year-old club in suburban Minneapolis voted against selling to Concert Golf Partners and will remain self-managed. “Contrary to published reports, Golden Valley Country Club is not bankrupt, nor are we approaching bankruptcy,” said President Drew Fernholz. The club is engaging restoration expert Keith Foster to complete a master-planning project for its A. W. Tillinghast-designed golf course and is also launching a new “Friends and Family” membership initiative.

Local Group Pushes to Restore Belmont GC

By | October 25, 2017

Henrico, Va., resident Bert Clark is working with the county to find a way to update the A.W. Tillinghast-designed golf course, which is in need of bunker repairs. The county recently canceled its request for proposals for the work due to a lack of bids, but is “taking a second look” at updating the property. […]

Developer to Make $29M Investment in Suneagles GC

By | August 18, 2017

The new owner has purchased the Eatontown, N.J., property for $5 million and has agreed to maintain it as a golf course for the next 40 years. The developer plans to renovate the historic Gibbs Hall, make capital upgrades to the golf course, and build 75 new residential units. Suneagles Golf Club in Eatontown, N.J., which […]

Knollwood CC Reopens After Renovation

By | June 7, 2017

The Elmsford, N.Y., property has reopened for member and guest play after completing the final phase of the restoration project, which included changes to bunker locations and bunker reshaping, tree removal, and fairway/target-line updates. Knollwood Country Club in Elmsford, N.Y., recently reopened for member and guest play after completing the final phase of an extensive […]

Rochester (Minn.) G&CC Proposes $10.8M Project

By | May 23, 2017

Under the proposal, $6.4 million would be spent to update the A.W. Tillinghast-designed golf course, removing 350 trees to make way for redesigned greens, tee boxes and vistas. The club is also proposing a $4.4 million upgrade to the clubhouse, including a larger bar and grill and a new pool. Member voting on the project will be tabulated on May 25.

Omni Bedford Springs Resort to Unveil New Clubhouse

By | May 17, 2017

The $2.5 million facility in Bedford, Pa., will debut next month, with a grand opening celebration scheduled for June 9. The clubhouse will feature Tillie’s, a new dining option named after A.W. Tillinghast with a bar, fireside lounge, and outdoor terrace, as well as a relocated pro shop.