London & Area News

Homes, 9-Hole Track For Crabbies

Sarnia City council has approved a housing development on land formerly Crabbies Golf Course in Bright’s Grove. More than 70 single-family detached and condominium homes are planned, along with a nine-hole golf course. Melanie Irwin of Blackburn News’s CHOK has the story here.

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McBroom-Designed RattleSnake Point Hosts Historic U.S. Open Qualifier

Sectional qualifying for the 119th U.S. Open Championship at Pebble Beach (Calif.) Golf Links will take place between May 20 and June 3 at nine U.S. and three international sites. Pebble Beach will be hosting its sixth U.S. Open and 12th USGA championship June 13-19. Sectional qualifying, conducted over 36 holes, is being held in […]

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London Loses Volunteer Obokata

London has lost one of its biggest supporters of Canadian Golf. Len Obokata, a Justice of the Peace for more than 40 years with the Ontario Provincial Courts, died Feb 6. He was 71. Obokata was a long-time first tee starter at the Freedom 55 Financial Championship in London, and a big supporter of Golf […]

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