Residents “Loud and Clear” About Keeping Los Lagos GC Open

By | February 9, 2018

The average rounds of golf played at the San Jose, Calif., golf course have declined more than 28% since it opened in 2002, and it costs the city up to $1.7 million annually, but residents are adamant about maintaining the amenity. Despite years of declining usage and rising costs, a recent survey suggests San Jose, […]


A New Branch of Service

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In addition to the turfgrass that provides top-notch playing conditions, golf course superintendents have seen regular tree care take root as an important part of their maintenance strategies and routines.


2017 PGA Jr. League Championship to be Held at Grayhawk GC

By | October 18, 2017

Eight teams consisting of 10 junior golfers have advanced to compete in the 6th PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental, playing in a series of round-robin, nine-hole matches, utilizing a two-person, scramble format. The Scottsdale, Ariz., property will play host to the tournament November 16-19. Eight teams consisting of 10 junior golfers have advanced […]


Villages G&CC Serves as Test Community for Driverless Cars

By | October 5, 2017

The San Jose, Calif., retirement community is being used as proving grounds for the development of autonomous cars by a start-up named Voyage, with its 15 miles of private roads and a speed limit of 25 miles per hour. “The driverless car would be far less risky than the drivers that we currently have,” said the […]


Comfort Zones

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Updating interior furnishings is the icing on the cake for extensive renovations and redesigns at club and resort properties. Take a seat and lend an ear: Creating a comfortable space that is conducive to socializing and extended visits has become a must for any club or resort property. While newly expanded facilities are important for […]


Almaden G&CC Plans Facility Upgrades

By | August 10, 2017

The San Jose, Calif., property plans to rebuild its 4,100-sq. ft. pool house, reconfigure the pool, and transform its two tennis courts into a multi-purpose court and three bocce courts. If all goes as expected, the club hopes to begin work in October and be finished by next summer. Almaden Golf and Country Club in […]