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Gleneagles Golf Club in San Francisco. (CBS)

Operator Of SF’s Gleneagles Golf Course Could Lose Lease

The city will be required to open Gleneagles up to new bids, for new management if the current operator can’t work work out a lease extension.

07/29/2014

Grass Fire

Firefighters Battle Grass Fire Near South San Jose Golf Course

Firefighters were battling a one-alarm vegetation fire next to the Los Lagos Golf Course in South San Jose Monday afternoon, a dispatcher said.

06/30/2014

A pair of burrowing owls guards a nest. (CBS)

Bottle Shoved Into Burrow Kills Rare Owls On Mountain View Golf Course

A pair of rare burrowing owls was found dead on the Shoreline Golf Links after a bottle was shoved into their burrow.

06/11/2014

Andrew Michael Nisbet, a golf instructor at Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore, is accused of sexually assaulting several boys. (Livermore Police Department)

Livermore Junior Golf Instructor Accused Of Molesting Students Reportedly Plotted To Kill Alleged Victims

32-year-old Andrew Nisbet, who is already facing dozens of charges pertaining to the alleged molestation of three teenage boys, attempted to hire a hit man to kill his victims, according to the district attorney’s office.

04/30/2014

Clint Eastwood (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Manager of Clint Eastwood’s Golf Club Arrested

The manager at Clint Eastwood’s Tehama Golf Club near Carmel, was arrested on suspicion of embezzlement.

02/16/2014

Fred Couples putts on the 18th hole during Round Three of the Charles Schwab Cup Championship at TPC Harding Park 2013.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

KCBS Cover Story: San Francisco’s Harding Park To Undergo A Facelift

The public golf course is ripping out its greens next week and replacing them, a $1.2 million project.

11/28/2013

Wild pigs dig for water and grubs in Almaden Valley. (CBS)

Wild Pigs Digging Up Yards, Golf Course In San Jose Almaden Valley

For the past month, as many as 40 animals – some weighing up to 300 pounds – have been coming down from the hills looking for food.

10/24/2013

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

Driver Sought After Golf Course Rampage Injures Santa Rosa Cyclist

A cyclist was chased onto the cart path of a Santa Rosa golf course and run down by a motorist Thursday, and police said they are still trying to locate that driver.

08/17/2012

The strangest animal we’ve seen celebrating, but this goat looks good! (Photo Credit: DrBacchus)

Grazing Goats To Help Prune SF Presidio Golf Course’s Bushes, Lawns

A cadre of goats will munch their way through four acres of dense brush at the Presidio Golf Course, allowing native grasses to flourish and making it easier to retrieve errant golf balls.

08/08/2012

Photo Credit: chardonnaygolfclub.com

Best Public Golf Courses In North Bay

From the rugged Sonoma Coast to the vineyards of Napa Valley and the bucolic wildlife corridors of West Marin, North Bay golfers are spoiled. Public golf courses with uniquely North Bay terrain, beautiful views and golden silence promise the perfect game, but the best offer that and so much more.

05/26/2012

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