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 Posted On Tuesday, January 21, 2020
BallenIsles Has Something for Everyone—and Now it’s Better Than Ever 
When BallenIsles unveiled its newly renovated and expanded clubhouse little more than a year ago, this amenities-rich private club community elevated the bar for everyone else. Hailed as a modern masterpiece of scale and style, the clubhouse was enlarged to 115,000 square feet during the $35 million renovation.
 Posted On Tuesday, January 14, 2020
BallenIsles CC reopens South course following Rees Jones renovation 
The South course at BallenIsles Country Club in Palm Beach, Florida, has reopened following an eight-month, US$7.5 million renovation designed by Rees Jones. Total Golf began construction work in April 2019, alongside Jones’s team and project manager Ron Despain from Troon, on a complete tee-to-green makeover focused on the modernisation of the 55-year old course.
 Posted On Monday, January 13, 2020
Will Work For Smiles  
Imagine the anticipation, the suspense, the excitement as the fork goes from plate to palate. Will they give the approving nod, the thus-is-so-delicious smile? “The reason I started cooking for people 30 years ago is because of the smiles and the nodding of the heads,” explained Chef Fabian Ludwig, the new director of culinary and executive chef at BallenIsles Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. “I work for he smiles, to create an experience they can remember.”
South Course at BallenIsles Reopens with Timeless Look and Smaller Bunkers 
BALLENISLES COUNTRY CLUB, Fla. (CBS12) — It's a new golf course, on an old site. The famed South Course at BallenIsles Country Club had its grand reopening on Sunday following eight months of renovations. It showcases a complete tee-to-tee makeover, including new bunkers, design modifications that improve strategy and shot options, and the course is even lined with new trees.
 Posted On Saturday, January 11, 2020
Golf architect Rees Jones will be on hand for BallenIsles’ $7.5 million golf course renovation unvei 
BallenIsles Country Club will unveil a $7.5 million redesign of its famed South Course on Sunday, and architect Rees Jones will be on hand to celebrate. Jones will take part in a grand opening event beginning at 10 a.m. at the 55-year-old course, which was closed eight months ago for a complete tee-to-green makeover. Renovations include new bunkers and design modifications, an all-new irrigation system, drainage and concrete cart paths.
 Posted On Friday, January 10, 2020
BallenIsles South Course set to reopen 
BallenIslesCountry Club’s famed South Course will reopen on Jan. 12 following an eight-month, $7.5 million renovation project led by renowned golf course architect Rees Jones. BallenIsles will celebrate the course’s reopening with a grand opening event on at 10 that morning featuring Rees Jones.
 Posted On Saturday, October 26, 2019
Where Experience Counts  
EXECUTIVE GOLFER: "I'm very hands on. I don't take on too many jobs. I like to be on the ground. The golf course really is mine until it opens and is turned over to the members." - Rees Jones. With the recent opening of its luxurious, $35 million clubhouse (that's more than twice the size of the White House in Washington, D.C.), has now turned to a $7.5 million renovation of its South Course.
 Posted On Tuesday, October 22, 2019
PALM BEACH POST: BallenIsles Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens has appointed Fabian Ludwig as the club's new culinary director and executive chef. Ludwig's role will include overseeing all facets of food service and preparation across BallenIsles Country Club's six dining venues. Ludwig has over 25 years of experience. He recently led the opening of the eight restaurants at the new Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Aurora, Colorado. Before that venture, Ludwig was the executive chef at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square. Ludwig's culinary expertise has taken him across the globe to Hungary, Switzerland, England, Bermuda and Germany, where he started as an apprentice in Hamburg. Ludwig obtained his degree in culinary arts from Gastromiche Fachhochschule in Hamburg.
 Posted On Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Why Homebuyers Love The Snowbird Lifestyle  
Over the years, the seasonal resident lifestyle has become more and more appealing to more and more individuals. The idea of spending each half of their year in a different cultural paradise, where museums and galleries regularly display pioneering works of art, where chefs are constantly engineering the newest dishes, and an active and engaging lifestyle awaits is a large factor in convincing homebuyers to partake in the lifestyle.
 Posted On Friday, May 10, 2019
BallenIsles Members Celebrate $35 Million Clubhouse Grand Opening with Roaring 20's Great Gatsby-sty 
A Roaring 20's style Speakeasy Soiree that would have been the envy of the Great Gatsby, marked the delightful grand reopening celebrations for the newly redesigned $35 million BallenIsles Clubhouse.
 Posted On Friday, December 14, 2018
BallenIsles Members Greenlight $7.4 Million South Golf Course Renovation  
On the heels of BallenIsles Country Club opening their new, highly regarded 115,000 sq. ft. clubhouse to much fanfare, the membership has voted in favor to approve a $7.4 million-dollar-renovation of their South Golf Course.
 Posted On Thursday, March 08, 2018
BallenIsles Charities Foundation "Grants in Action" - New Student Reading Room  
Students, parents, staff and guests of Palmetto Elementary School gathered April 19 for a dedication ceremony to open a new Carson Reading Room.