NEWS & PRESS

Toscana Families Open Their Homes to Military Members for Thanksgiving

Service members from 29 Palms Military Base enjoyed a taste of home for Thanksgiving with host families from Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells

More than 50 Marines and Sailors enjoyed Toscana Country Club for Thanksgiving as one of nine clubs participating in the American Friends of our Armed Forces (AFAF) annual program hosted by Coachella Valley families.

Merion Cricket Club Turns 150

It’s a crisp fall day at Merion Cricket Club, where, among a bevy of athletic activity, there’s a cricket match on the immaculate Great Lawn. Brian Crochiere, the club’s immediate past president, describes it as “green velvet,” though he swears the turf was brown a week earlier, before grounds superintendent Mark Finnerty and his team aerated the lawn and worked their magic.

Iconic Detroit Athletic Club building marks its centennial

Of the Motor City’s many cultural icons, the Detroit Athletic Club on Madison Avenue certainly ranks near the top. While the club itself was founded in 1887, the Albert Kahn-designed building was dedicated in April 1915.

“Athletic” may be in DAC’s title, but “automotive” was a driving force. When the clubhouse opened in 1915, the world’s top 10 car builders — including Ford, Dodge, Maxwell, and Studebaker — all had DAC connections.

Club in Big Sky Bouncing Back

BIG SKY, Mont. — In the weeks before the holiday season, snowfall at the Yellowstone Club is both a blessing and a curse.

It is an essential ingredient for this 13,600-acre private ski club just north of Yellowstone National Park. Yet it is also an unwelcome wrinkle for the 2,000 to 3,000 contractors who come and go each day, racing to build homes, renovate lodges and break ground on new projects.

OC Private Club Membership & Catering Professionals Roll Up Their Sleeves this Holiday Season

A big thank you to ALL the private club Membership and Catering professionals  who came out to volunteer at Someone Cares Soup Kitchen. It’s great to see our private clubs in OC come together to get involved in community giving this holiday season. The efforts of just a few hours helped to feed over 300 children, adults and elderly from around our local community.

Three Delectable Ways to Combine Food, Wine and Golf in 2015

Pebble Beach Food & Wine Festival Pebble Beach, California April 2–12, 2015 Ticket Packages: from $995 per person; some events carry additional fees. Contact: http://www.pbfw.com Highlights: The premier epicurean lifestyle event on the West Coast, matching 250 acclaimed wineries and 75 celebrity chefs to create a hedonistic four-day destination on one of...