News in Brief: February 16, 2023

News in Brief February 16, 2023 Otesaga Golf Season Extended To March 31COOPERSTOWNThose who think that golf is just a summer hobby should hang on to their clubs and get ready to sharpen their skills this winter. The Otesaga Resort Hotel is introducing a state-of-the-art TrackMan indoor golf simulator at its Leatherstocking Golf Course Clubhouse, allowing participants to “play” the resort’s famed course in a whole new way now through March 31.Golfers can choose from more than 200 golf courses…


Leatherstocking Golf Course Turkey Shoot Cross-Country Scramble results

Leatherstocking Golf Course Turkey Shoot Cross-Country Scramble results LADIES GROSS Laura Coleman – Erin Quirk-Lin Vincent – Shirley Winkler 69 NET Maureen Kuhn – Kathy Faber – Pat Grillo – Carrie Carney 52 MEN GROSS Jack Drumm – Zach Bowerman – Kris Schneeberg – Andrew Davis 50 Kyle Liner – Dan Schallert – Brett Armstrong – Mike Swatling 53 NET Alan Basile – Tim Haney – Tim Parsons – Walter Haner 43 Derek Walbridge – Joe Membrino – Ciaran McHugh…


Leatherstocking Golf Club to offer summer programs for kids, couples

Leatherstocking Golf Club to offer summer programs for kids, couples The Otesaga’s Leatherstocking Golf Course is offering two summer programs, one for kids and one for couples. The Leathertocking Golf Club Little Swingers Golf Program is to provide a foundation of skills, etiquette and knowledge for a lifetime of enjoyment of the game for players age 7 or 8. The cost is $200 per player and includes four team practice sessions, two mini putt-putt matches, two on-course experience and one…


HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Chamber Classic Golf Tournament 08-20-20

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, AUGUST 20 Chamber Classic Golf Tournament GOLF TOURNAMENT – 1 p.m. With new safety protocols, the Otsego County Chamber hosts 34th annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament featuring lunch wraps from Roundhouse Pub and Grill. Proceeds of Tournament will go to Community Foundation of Otsego County. Registration required. Hosted by The Oneonta Country Club, 9 Country Club Dr., Oneonta. COVID-19 TESTING – 9 a.m. – Noon. Healthy Otsego County residents are invited to drive-thru testing for Covid-19,…


OHS Alumni Tee Off Weekend Of Celebrations

OHS ALUMNI WEEKEND 2018 Annual Gathering Starts At Oneonta Country Club Some 135 OHS Alumni, top, pose on the Oneonta Country Club’s putting green before this morning’s start of the annual Alumni Golf Tournament, which begins the annual weekend of reunion celebrations. Players have a chance to win loads of prizes including a 2019 Chevy Cruze if they get a hole-in-one! At right, as the sun comes out, Jim Sandoli, ’63, lines up a shot as son Jim Jr., ’02,…


2 Millers Win Top Honors At Oneonta Country Club

2 Millers Win Top Honors At Oneonta Country Club Tim Miller won the Men’s Club Championship Scratch Division at the Oneonta Country Club today, and Dick Miller, right, took top honors in the Men’s Club Champion Net Division, according to Derek Walbridge, assistant pro.  Click on links below for complete results.   MEN’S CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP SCRATCH MEN’S CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NET…



HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, AUG. 10 Chamber Golfing Classic GOLF CLASSIC – 1 p.m. Bring clients and co-workers to enjoy the challenge of the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Classic. Oneonta Country Club, 9 Country Club Rd., Oneonta. Call (607) 432-4500 or visit YOUTH OPERA – 11 a.m.-Noon. Premier of “Robin Hood” performed by the Glimmerglass Youth Chorus and members of the Young Artists Program. Cooperstown Theater Barn south of the Glimmerglass Festival, Cooperstown. Call (607) 547-2255 or…



HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for FRIDAY, MAY 26 Local Food At The Regatta TASTE OF THE REGATTA – 6 p.m. Taste the products of local producers before the canoe regatta. General Clinton Canoe Regatta Park, Bainbridge. Info,!event/2017/5/26/2nd-annual-taste-of-regatta OPENING RECEPTION – 5-7 p.m. Opening “8×10: Recent Paintings by Edward McDaniel, Leatherstocking Brush and Palette Club Fine Arts Exhibition, and the 26th Annual Essential Art Regional Juried Art show. Cooperstown Art Association. Info,…

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