Chicagoland News & Events

  • Orchard Valley Golf Course Ranked No. 6 in Illinois By Golf Magazine

    Orchard Valley Golf Course, managed by Billy Casper Golf, was ranked as the sixth best public-access course in Illinois by Golf Magazine in its September issue. Orchard Valley bested 496 other Illinois daily-fee courses to achieve the distinction. This marks the third time Golf Magazine, one of the nation's most widely circulated golf publications, has ...

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  • Hilldale Challenge Set for Saturday, August 21

    The people have selected Aug. 21 as the date of the 1st Annual Hilldale Challenge at Hilldale Golf Club in Hoffman Estates. Golfers can sign up for the event at www.hilldalegolf.com. Deadline to submit entry forms and payment is Aug. 14. This is an individual net score tournament. Chicago District Golf Association and USGA handicaps are required to comp ...

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  • GolfVisions - Best in Class, Outstanding Value

    Chicago golfers have choices. The city is full of outstanding municipal, daily-fee and private clubs. The stable of courses managed by GolfVisions is a microcosm of that variety and quality. Here is an overview of a few first-class facilities that all welcome the public golfer with open arms. ...

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  • TeeTimeSavings.com - Give Dad the Gift of Golf

    TeeTimeSavings.com is the place for golfers looking to play more and pay less. This year, let Tee Time Savings help you give your dad the gift of golf for Father's Day. You can currently pick up a $25 TeeTimeSavings.com e-Gift certificate for only $20. Buy now or wait until last minute - it's your choice! ...

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  • Registration Now Open for Windy City Golf League's Summer Season

    Chicago's only flexible, yet competitive, amateur golf league is ready to tee off its summer season. Featuring individual head-to-head and new two-person team scramble leagues, the Windy City Golf League is a city-wide golf league designed to fit the increasingly busy schedules of Chicago's golfing population. The league caters to men and women; diehard ...

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  • Major Champions, Veteran Stars to Compete in 2010 John Deere Classic

    EAST MOLINE - Five PGA Tour veterans - three of them major champions and one of the game's most famous runners-up - have committed to play in the 40th annual John Deere Classic, July 5-11, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. Former PGA Championship winners Davis Love III and Shaun Micheel and former British Open champion David Duval will join 2008 U.S ...

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  • Klein Creek Golf Club Introduces Caddie Program

    Klein Creek Golf Club is proud to announce the start of its new caddie program. Forecaddies will now be available to all members and guests upon request.  Klein Creek has trained and provided the proper knowledge to its roster of caddies to insure a more satisfying round to all of its members and guests.  Klein Creek forecaddies will provide ...

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  • Driveable Par 4 Part of Medinah's Dramatic Ryder Cup Overhaul

    Medinah Country Club has transformed the 15th hole of its famed No. 3 course into a driveable par 4, reducing its length by 100 yards and adding a new two-acre lake that borders dangerously on the right side of the fairway and green. The dramatic new hole was designed by golf course architect Rees Jones in an effort to present a strong risk-reward chall ...

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  • Cog Hill and Marriott Burr Ridge Offer Golf Getaway

    Cog Hill Golf and Country Club, located just 30 miles southwest of downtown Chicago, has the perfect getaway for golfers this season. Enjoy championship golf on one of its four 18-hole golf courses, including the newly-renovated Dudsdread, and accommodations at the quaint Marriott Burr Ridge with shopping and specialty restaurants all within walking di ...

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  • John Deere Awards Sponsor Exemption to Illinois Open Champion Benjamin

    The John Deere Classic has warded a sponsor exemption to Rockford amateur Brad Benjamin, who competed in this year's Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. Benjamin, 23, who was invited to play in the Masters by virtue of his 2009 victory at the U.S. Public Links championship, said he is excited for the opportunity to play against the pros at ...

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