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Getting To Know: The Preserve at Oak Meadows

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Ed Stevenson who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats ...



For starters, a new name is needed for the rejuvenated Oak Meadows course

The course reconstruction is done, at least for this fall. Course architect Greg Martin has the new routing for what had been the Oak Meadows golf course in place, the turf is starting to grow in and the Wadsworth Construction equipment is departing the 288-acre property in Addison. ...



Mount Prospect Golf Club Re-Opens to the Public after Thrilling Renovation

After a 12 month renovation project, Mt. Prospect Golf Club in Mt. Prospect, IL has re-opened to the public with fabulous results. The 1926 Seth Raynor gem has been restored to its original design, thanks to the talent and foresight of Esler Golf Design. "This was a unique opportunity...



BMW Spectators Will Benefit Most from Conway Farms Changes

The Western Golf Association's premier tournament, the BMW Championship, is still nearly two months away, but the WGA showed off the improvements coming for the third tournament of the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs Tourney site Conway Farms, in Lake Forest, underwent an extensive ...



Kemper Lakes is ready to Restore the Roar

A three-year project to renovate its bunkers is over, and Kemper Lakes is ready to "Restore the Roar.' The club, based in Chicago's northwest suburb of Kildeer, wants big tournaments again, and the new looks that Libertyville architect Rick Jacobson created with the bunkers should hel...



2016 UL International Crown Title Sponsor and Dates Announced

Chicago's golf season may be in its final days as far as 2014 goes, but you wouldn't know it by developments over the last few days. On the PGA Tour Wheaton's Kevin Streelman made a final-round charge in the Shriners Hospital for Children's Open in Las Vegas on Sunday. Making five ...



Getting To Know: The Glen Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Alex Prior who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats an...



Cigars on Consignment

Q: Can You Provide Our Readers with a quick company overview of who we are and what we do? A: Cigars on Consignment was created based around the single concept that golf courses shouldn't have to worry about what cigars they need to carry or worry about not being able to sell them ...



Interview With Robbie Gould, Place Kicker, Chicago Bears

Below is an interview with Robbie Gould, the Place Kicker at Chicago Bears. The following are a few traditional and non traditional golf centric questions that I love to ask influential people in the golf industry. Can you provide our readers a brief biography? One of the m...



Looking for A Golf Getaway?

Looking for a great golf getaway? Visit Arrowhead Golf Club, located 30 miles west of Chicago, for a beautiful and challenging 27-hole course. The course-without any homes in play-sits on 221 acres of pristine natural land surrounded by a forest preserve, perfect for scenic golfing in...



Interview With John Platt Director of golf instruction Mistwood Golf Club

Below is an interview with John Platt, the Director of golf instruction at Mistwood Golf Club. The following are a few traditional and non traditional golf centric questions that I love to ask influential people in the golf industry. Can you provide our readers a brief biography...



Mistwood Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Raymond Hearn who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats...



Getting To Know: Mistwood Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Daniel Phillips who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must ea...



Mistwood Golf Club

When Mistwood Golf Club in Romeoville opened in 1998 I had the opportunity to play the course and while I was impressed with the course design. Including routing around a 65-acre lake, the course was another impressive layout among many other impressive Chicago area layouts. After ...



Getting To Know: Aldeen Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Duncan Geddes who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats...



Getting To Know: Bolingbrook Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Eric Aldrich who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats ...



The Port Course at Harborside International

With two highly renowned courses, each on GolfWeek's top 15 in the state of Illinois list, Harborside International provides a fantastic links golfing experience. I had the pleasure of playing their Port course, which is rated as Illinois' fifteenth rated course you can play, earl...



Getting To Know: Prairie Landing Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with John Schlaman who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats...



ThunderHawk

Just across the Wisconsin/Illinois border is a Robert Trent Jones, Jr. course that over the past two years has been rated in the top twelve municipal courses in the country: ThunderHawk. To those who know it, ThunderHawk is the best kept secret in the Milwaukee/Chicago area. The q...



Getting To Know: Bonnie Brook Golf Course

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Tony Tinetti who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats ...



Interview With Marc Heidkamp, Director of Golf, Old Orchard Country Club

Below is an interview with Marc Heidkamp, Director of Golf, at Old Orchard Country Club. He started working in golf at the age of 10 as a caddie and work up the ladder to become a Golf Professional. Has been employed at Old Orchard for the past 31 years. The following are a few tr...



The Chicago Golf Show

The Chicago Golf Show is this weekend and there's no better time to start thinking golf. Come visit the Golf Week Amatuer Tour (GWAT), and learn about the tour. They will be raffling off many items, just for stopping by and learning about them. Don't miss out.

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The Five Best Hotels in Chicago's Western Suburbs

If you're looking for an excuse to get out of the hustle and bustle of the big city, but don't have the funds to go somewhere exotic, spending a night or two in the suburbs can provide the relaxation you're craving. With plenty of shopping, great restaurants and fun things to do for a...



The Glen Club

The Glen Club lies on the former Glenview Naval Air Station. Tom Fazio sculptured the 195 acres into an absolute Midwest Master piece. The property features rolling terrain, natural prairie grasses, tranquil lakes and a grad club house. The Glen Club is also the home of the Illinois G...



Interview With John Schlaman, PGA General Manager, Prairie Landing Golf Club

Below is an interview with John Schlaman, PGA General Manager, Prairie Landing Golf Club, West Chicago, IL. Prior to Prairie Landing he was at Innisbrook in Tarpon Springs FL and Director of Golf at Eagle Ridge in Galena, IL. The following are a few traditional and non traditional go...



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