Monday, Sept. 10, 7:30 a.m.: The Flanders Fire Department hosts 5th annual Golf Outing at the Vineyards Golf Club, 9 Tyler Dr., Riverhead. Continental breakfast and practice putting greens, golfing begins at 9 a.m. Lunch at the turn, three hour open bar, buffet dinner, dessert with coffee, Chinese auction, raffles, awards. Dress code: collared shirt, no jeans, shorts or cargo pants. Tickets: $165.Contact Chief Scott Lambeck: 631-740-0706, firstname.lastname@example.org.Mail checks payable to Flanders Fire Department Golf Outing, 19 Firehouse Lane, Flanders, N.Y., 11901. RSVP by September 1.
Island’s End golf course sixteenth hole with views of the Long Island Sound. (Credit: Courtesy photo)
With its rural landscape and proximity to multiple bodies of water, it’s no surprise the North Fork provides naturally breathtaking backdrops almost everywhere you look — including its public golf courses. And with spring on its way and the weather starting to turn, what better time to dust off your clubs for a little “sightseeing”? (more…)
Keeping fun in the game is part of the plan for the owners of Cedars Golf Course, Tim McManus, left, and Paul Pawlowski. (Credit: Jay Dempsey)
When I was in seventh grade back in the 1950s, it was my dream to own a transistor radio and a new set of golf clubs. The modest earnings from my Long Island Press newspaper route put my wish list items on hold.
Paul Pawlowski had a dream when he was in seventh grade of one day owning something far more grand than a radio and a set of golf clubs. (more…)