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Critics: Taxpayers Funded Bronx Golf Course As ‘Gift’ For Donald Trump

City taxpayers built the Ferry Point Park golf course in the Bronx, but Donald Trump gets to put his name on it.

10/16/2013

FILE -- A golf course (credit: ClipArt)

Wisconsin Golf Club Offers, Retracts 9/11 Special

A Wisconsin golf course is apologizing following a backlash over its advertising of nine holes of golf for $9.11 on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/10/2013

A helicopter on the golf course at Bethpage State Park on Long Island - June 3, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At Bethpage Golf Course

The chopper set down at the 18th hole while en route from New Jersey to Republic Airport, about a half mile away.

06/03/2013

Montammy Golf Course Death

Falling Tree Limb Leaves Man Dead At Alpine, N.J. Golf Course

A man was killed Sunday after a freak accident involving a tree limb at a golf course in Alpine, N.J.

04/14/2013

Grant Smith, 48, faces assault charges for an alleged bias incident on a golf course on April 11, 2013. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Golf Rage: Police Say 2 Men Clubbed On Long Island Course In Bias Attack

Grant Smith, 48, was arrested Thursday on assault and menacing charges, Nassau County police said.

04/12/2013

Middle Bay Golf Club

Damage From Sandy Forces Long Island Golf Course To Close For Good

Superstorm Sandy changed thousands of people’s lives, but it also changed many communities in ways they are only now starting to realize.

01/14/2013

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Bronx Residents Raise Concerns Over Methane Gas At Site Of Future Golf Course

Residents of a Bronx neighborhood are concerned that construction of a golf course on the site of an old landfill may be causing dangerous levels of explosive gas to be released into the air.

10/01/2012

Donald Trump (credit: Gary Coronado/Palm Beach Post/AP)

Report: Methane Reaching Dangerous Levels Near Planned Bronx Golf Course

Bronx residents are outraged over the discovery of high levels of methane gas next to Bronx homes near a Ferry Point dump where a golf course is being built for Donald Trump.

09/23/2012

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Errant Golf Balls Are Having A Big Impact On Life For Some Residents Of Sayville, Long Island

Stray golf balls are becoming a major hazard in towns on Long Island, CBS 2 first reported on the issue in West Babylon, now the problem has arisen in Sayville where residents told CBS 2′s Jennifer McLogan that they are fed up.

07/30/2012

Police say Chris Meier drove his Ford Taurus onto the Deepdale Golf Club and struck two carts on July 10, 2012. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: L.I. Man Drives Car Onto Golf Course, Hits Carts, Causes ‘Extensive Damage’

Chris Meier, 49, is charged with criminal mischief, reckless endangerment and aggravated driving while intoxicated.

07/11/2012

The land where the proposed golf course will be built. (credit:CBS2)

Proposed Bronx Golf Course In The Hands Of Donald Trump

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is defending Donald Trump’s plan to operate the long promised golf course at Ferry Point Park in the Bronx. The plan will reportedly cost the city $97 million to build and Trump will be given four years to begin generating revenue.

01/09/2012