Michigan News & Events

  • Nicklaus, Community Leaders Kick Off 73rd Senior PGA Championship

    The 73rd Senior PGA Championship was kicked off Tuesday by a host of community leaders and PGA officials including Michigan governor Rick Snyder; Dave Whitwam, general chairman of the 73rd PGA Championship; Jeff M. Fettig, chairman and CEO, Whirlpool Corporation; U.S. Congressman Fred Upton; Allen Wronowski, president of The PGA of America; Joe Steranka, C ...

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  • New Owner, Veteran Architect Redefine Golf at Island Hills

    CENTREVILLE, Mich. – Spending too much time to pay too much money on hitting too many golf shots? What if you found the game at one of Michigan’s impeccable golf destinations can be played in a conventional and complete manner in three hours, two hours or even as little as one hour? Presenting Island Hills Golf Club. New ownership of ...

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  • 95th Michigan Open Returns to The Orchards Golf

    East Lansing, MI – The 95th Michigan Open Championship presented by DTE Energy will return this year to The Orchards Golf Club in Washington, MI and will take place on June 11-14, 2012. Last year was the first year The Orchards hosted the event and proved to be an excellent venue for this major championship. The Orchards Golf Club has hosted a numbe ...

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  • Tullymore Offers Buy-Build Program

    Stanwood, Mich. – With a simpler new name, Tullymore Golf Resort, and with 10 months of solid home sales, the fast growing Mid-Michigan recreational community is launching a new real estate program that it hopes will keep it moving forward in 2012. ...

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  • Forest Dunes Golf Club Adds Key Executives

    Top Chef Will Season Dining Experience Roscommon, Mich. – The transformation of the nationally-rated Forest Dunes Golf Club into a destination resort continues with the addition of an acclaimed chef with an impressive track record at prestigious private clubs. The hiring of Chef Michael R. Green emphasizes the commitment and stability of ...

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  • March Madness at Shanty Creek Resorts - Ski and Golf on the Same Day This Weekend

    Spring-like conditions have arrived at Shanty Creek Resorts (SCR) and with longer days and warmer temperatures, this year's St. Patrick's Day is shaping up to be March Madness for winter sports enthusiasts and golfers alike. Come stay and play at SCR this weekend and experience a unique opportunity to ski/ride and golf all in the same day. For t ...

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  • Grand Traverse leads the way with state-of-the-art technology

    The 1985 opening of The Bear golf course at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa underscored Northern Michigan's position on America's golf destination map. Grand Traverse continues to be a trend-setter with the recent addition of the Foresight GC2 Smart Camera System and Performance Simulator to its golf instruction and entertainment portfolios. Scott ...

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  • New General Manager for Grand Traverse Resort and Spa Announced

    Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos, which is the Economic Development Corporation of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, is pleased to announce that Mr. Timothy Norman will be the new General Manager of Grand Traverse Resort and Spa in Acme. Mr. Norman's experience in hotels and resorts spans over 20 years. Most recently, Mr. ...

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  • SMITH, GUSS TEAM UP IN NEW TREETOPS GOLF ACADEMY

    With Treetops Resort experiencing an amazing business turnaround, management is upping the ante by bringing back Jason Guss, a rising star PGA golf instructor, to team with the renowned Rick Smith in creating a new teaching academy. Smith, the resort's managing partner, and one of the nation's top golf coaches, said the Rick Smith Jason Guss Golf ...

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  • Gaylord Golf Mecca Celebrates 25 Years of Golfing Excellence

    The Gaylord Golf Mecca, one of the premier summer golf destinations in the country, is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2012. Twenty-five years of Gaylord hosting more than 3,600,000 golfers at northern Michigan's collection of outstanding courses, according to the Gaylord Convention and Visitors Bureau. Golf is the big draw in America's Sum ...

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