Royal Palm Beach resident Alan Morin carded a four day total of even par to finish in a tie for third at the 2015 PGA Professional National Championship at the Philadelphia Cricket Club. That third place finish earned the assistant pro at The Falls Country Club in Lake Worth a spot at the PGA Championship at Whistling Straights August 13th-16th.

Morin shot rounds of 70, 72, 72, and 68 to be one of the 20 PGA Professionals to earn a trip to the season’s final major.

“I’m very happy for how I played today,” Morin told the Palm Beach Post. “I grinded it out, and mentally hung in there all week. I tried to stay steady and not get ahead of myself. It’s a marathon. But it was a beautiful facility, a beautiful golf course. You can’t get better conditions…

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Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach will demolish their current clubhouse to make way for a new $22 million clubhouse. According to the club's General Manager William Langley, the 40 year old clubhouse will be torn down in the next few weeks and the new one is expected to be completed in October of 2017. 

Quail Ridge, which boasts two 18-hole championship courses, had it's original clubhouse built in 1975. It had been previously renovated in 1990 and again in 2001.

Langley said the current clubhouse is “traditional,” while the replacement will have more height, higher ceilings and views that overlook the putting green and practice range. It will have outdoor and indoor seating as well as an outdoor bar and nanowalls that allow the windows to…

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Marvelous, sweet and insanely juicy mangoes, if the mere mention of the fruit makes your mouth water, then get ready for the weekend of all your favorite mango varieties at The 23rd Annual Mango Festival taking place in Miami, Florida. The Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden event will be held Saturday, July 11 and Sunday, July 12, 2015, two days of mango worship!

The Mango Fest will have all of your absolute favorite varieties all in one fun and action packed weekend of deliciousness. “No other tropical fruit has the ability to bring together a community like the famous, mango! Following the footsteps of David Fairchild, the selections of mangoes are being collected throughout the tropics and grown here in South Florida.
Among yoga, shopping, and fun…

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