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Olympic View Golf Club sales and event manager Ken Langdon holds a tray of fresh organic produce that will make its way into meals at Forester's Bistro and Bar. The organic menu ingredients were one of the steps taken that helped the restaurant achieve gold level status from the Vancouver Island Green Business Certification program. On the surface, a golf course might seem to be one of the greenest business operations around. While the folks running Olympic View Golf Club hope to one day achieve ...
The GBC Golf Academy at Olympic View is taking an aggressive approach to getting juniors fired up about the game of golf in 2014 with a multi-faceted community based approach. Over the past two years the Olympic View Golf Club and it’s Golf BC branded GBC Golf Academy has committed to growing the game of golf, grass roots style, by supporting Golf Canada’s In-Schools Golf Program. In 2013 the Olympic View Golf Club adopted three local schools (Happy Valley, Sangster and Wishart Elementary Schools) and ...
Crystal Lodge & Suites announced today that it is not renewing its lease agreement with Citta’ Bistro as of May 31, 2014, and will be reopening a new neighbourhood pub in the same space after minor renovations and upgrades are completed. "We recognize that Citta’ Bistro has been an iconic landmark in the heart of Whistler village for many years, so we make this decision with mixed emotions,” says Ian Lowe, General Manager, Crystal Lodge & Suites. “While we are saying goodbye to a local landmark, we are ...
The Satellite Bar & Grille at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club announces the latest addition to its kid and family programs: Kids Eat Free. Kids Eat Free is a new trial to help support existing family programs and build on the success of the Satellite Bar & Grille restaurant business. “The Satellite Bar & Grille has been very successful, we want to add to this success by attracting more families”, says General Manager Jason Lowe. “The Kids Eat Free also ties into many other existing programs at Arbutus Ridge such ...
Mayfair Lakes is pleased to announce that we will be embarking on the first stage of a comprehensive golf course drainage project starting in February 2014. The engineering firm hired, KellyAmi Inc., is the industry leader in designing complete drainage systems throughout all of North America. They have completed extensive drainage work at courses such as Capilano Golf Club, The Vancouver Golf Club and recently at Quilchena Golf & Country Club. Upon completion of a comprehensive long term strategic ...