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It's back! Crane Watch Club at Evergreen, formerly Evergreen Club, is rising from the ashes. Just a few months ago, things at the Palm City course looked very dire. The course had closed over the summer, and then re-opened, only to have conditions rival that of a forgotten neighborhood playground.

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Hi everybody and welcome! Along with colorful flowers, gardens are also made up of strategically placed rocks, figurines, low voltage or solar lighting and attractive bird feeders. To many people, attracting birds to your yard is more then just for fun. For many, it is an amazing hobby.

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The PGA Tour is coming. Fresh off a month on the west coast of the United States, and an event in Mexico, the Tour is set to arrive here on Feb. 24th and spend the following four weeks traveling Florida's highways.

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We should change the name of the Valentine’s holiday to “Let’s Take our Wives or Significant Other Out to Eat, Buy a Card, Flowers and By All Means Chocolate Day!”

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A few weeks back I was in Orlando to cover the 2020 PGA Merchandise Show. As always is the case, the week was filled with parties, product releases and more. Being the golf nuts that we are, my colleagues and I decided that more golf was needed.

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Take a look around any computer's hard drive and you will notice hundreds, no, thousands of things that are known as “System files.” These are files that your computer needs to operate. Delete, re-name or move them and your machine could start acting like Forest Gump.

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After months of anticipation, it is now official – Helping Seniors will sponsor a new Senior Advocacy Group at Zon assisted living facility, located at 1894 South Patrick Drive in Indian Harbor Beach. Join us the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon. The first meeting will be …

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A few weeks back our game lost one of its greatest course designers. Pete Dye passed away on January 9th at the age of 94.

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If you have surfed the web for any length of time then I’m sure at some point you’ve run into the infamous “red X” where a picture or other graphic was supposed to appear.

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Once upon a time there was this guy who was so enamored with “cloud” computing that he stuck all of his digital eggs in one basket and in the blink of an eye lost it all.

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Most of the time, when I get calls for computer help I can usually figure out how to fix things out instinctively. Why? Well because I examine the contents of the different menus looking for the option that will most likely get me closer to my goal (while keeping in mind whatever it is I’m t…

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There was a time when I remember “executive” courses being popular. These courses were comprised of mostly par-3 holes with a few par-4s thrown in. Par for 18 holes was usually in the low 60s and one could play a full round in about two hours or a little more.

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For several years I have written about senior advocacy: Why it is needed, why it is important, what it can accomplish. The long and short of it is that if no one does anything, seniors will get left further behind in the dust. My New Year's resolution is to do what I can to promote the build…

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As this decade comes to a close, I started thinking about this year. For me, it has been a pretty good year. I looked over courses that I played, people I met, and events that I covered. One moment truly hit me hard. This year marked the 20th anniversary of Payne Stewart's death.

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One of the features that make laptop computers so appealing is the fact that they are portable. With a laptop you are free to roam where you want to.

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One of the things that I’ve noticed over the years is that it’s real easy to forget to pay attention to what the mouse is doing.

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As we prepare to flip the calendar to a new decade, I wanted to take a moment to get a last few things off my chest.

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We have long neglected developing a plan to build affordable housing for current and future residents of Brevard County. No one is really certain of the number that are homeless or the number that need affordable housing. One of the earliest documented needs for affordable housing occurred 2…

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If there is one basic function that everyone is familiar with and yet shrouded in mystery I would have to say that would be the “print” command. Again, everybody is familiar with the print command – click the print button and your printer spits out a hard copy. But the reason it’s shrouded i…

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Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! Whatever your religious belief or absence thereof, I want to wish you and yours the very best this holiday season.

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The Drive, Chip and Putt is a joint initiative founded in 2013 by the Masters Tournament, the United States Golf Association, and the PGA of America. The competitions a free nationwide junior golf development competition aimed at growing the game by focusing on the three fundamental skills e…

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Sometimes when computers malfunction, the timing can be coincidental causing you to chase your tail around trying to fix it. Most of the time when your computer starts acting squirrelly, its good practice to consider the last thing that happened right before the problem popped up and then tr…

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I’ve noticed this phenomenon while instructing new computer users: A lost look will come over many new users when asked to click an object because they can’t find it. Usually, I will hear “I don’t have that,” a short pause, and then the inevitable “Oh! Here it is!”

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As a golf writer, I am often asked to try out new products and provide my thoughts and findings to the companies that send them to me. They want feed-back on how well the product works and what I find that may be improved upon.