golf http://blog.wlrn.org en West Palm Seniors Teed Off Over Plans For Golf Course http://blog.wlrn.org/post/west-palm-seniors-teed-over-plans-golf-course <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thousands of West Palm Beach senior citizens will have to wait another month for a decision on a controversial development planned near their retirement community.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After hours of public comment on Thursday, a Palm Beach County Commission meeting ended in a tied vote on the future of the project, named "Reflection Bay."</span></p><p>Developers want to turn an unused golf course next to the West Palm Beach Century Village into a neighborhood of homes and retail stores.</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:30:00 +0000 Christine DiMattei 8298 at http://blog.wlrn.org West Palm Seniors Teed Off Over Plans For Golf Course Bad Economy For Golf Courses Puts Pressure On Owners Of Fairway-View Homes http://blog.wlrn.org/post/bad-economy-golf-courses-puts-pressure-owners-fairway-view-homes <p></p><p>What is the value of living on a golf course? Michael Rosenberg isn’t sure. And though he doesn’t play the game, he likes the idea of sitting on his deck and looking out at serene green fairways, not someone’s rusty barbecue pit or swing set.</p><p>It’s why he bought his home on the Calusa Country Club in South Dade, paying a premium for his four-bedroom home.</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Elaine Chen 5710 at http://blog.wlrn.org Bad Economy For Golf Courses Puts Pressure On Owners Of Fairway-View Homes