September 16, 2014

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Stolen photos of celebrities find ‘safe harbor’ online

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Imagine what the Internet would be like if most major websites had imposed controls preventing the naked photos stolen from Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities from being posted online. The Internet would be less sleazy, but pre-screening more content might also mute its role as a megaphone for exposing abuses in government, big Read More…

A New Gift for Your Golfer

Stretch Your Game

Perhaps no amateur athlete is more committed to his or her sport or dedicated to improving his or her skill than a golfer. If you have a golfer in your life, you may have already given up on giving golf-related gifts because they usually nab the latest and greatest club, ball or gizmo before you Read More…

Tips for newcomers to the game of golf

Iron Shot

Few hobbies can be as enjoyable one moment and as frustrating the next as golf. Golfers know a great putt can be quickly followed by a bad tee shot, and maintaining their composure through the highs and lows of the game is a key to success on the links. Maintaining that composure isn’t always easy, Read More…

Help kids learn the game of golf

Learning Golf

Adults who play golf know just how fun and frustrating the game can be. Whether you’re a veteran golfer or someone just learning the links, golf can be challenging. But as exacting as the game can be, it also can be just as rewarding, even for kids. Children who embrace the game of golf will Read More…

Affordable Golf and Exciting Attractions

Two Ohio Cities Offer Vacation Fun for Everyone Looking for a getaway where you can play golf and entertain the kids?  Both Medina and Elyria, Ohio offer exceptional, reasonably priced golf courses which don’t break the budget. Best of all – they are both conveniently located within a short drive from three well-known and popular Read More…

Getting The Ball In The Air

A lot of golfers are under the impression that they need to help get the ball up in the air. In order to do this they usually hang back on the right leg and flip the club with excessive hand action through impact. While if timed perfectly this can create more height, this is a Read More…

Etiquette

[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] One of the great aspects of the game of golf is that there are no referees needed. Read More…

Improve Your Fitness To Improve Your Golf

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[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] Football is in full swing and the leaves are starting to turn colors. Fall is here. Some Read More…

Lorain County Golf Coaches Association Tournament: Avon Lake wins big

Mike Chapman of Amherst tees off at Lorain County Golf Coaches Association Tournament at Columbia Hills Country Club. (CT photo by Steve Manheim.)

COLUMBIA STATION — A new tournament produced a familiar winner Tuesday, even if some of the players on the winning team weren’t so familiar. Even without any of its top players, Avon Lake captured the inaugural Lorain County Golf Coaches Association tournament at Columbia Hills Country Club, firing a 323 to best runner-up Amherst by Read More…

Clubhead Lag Creates Distance And Accuracy

[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] One of the differences in the golf swings of long and short hitters is the amount of Read More…