12 Apr '14, 2pm

Missing links: Pimento cheese, caddies’ favorite nun and a $236 million golf course

Missing links: Pimento cheese, caddies’ favorite nun and a $236 million golf course

Stories you might have missed... A former nun who lived adjacent to the Augusta National Golf Club began renting a one-bedroom unit on her property to a caddie during the Masters. Eventually she surrendered her home for the week to a foursome of caddies, “the boys,” as she called them, who formed a bond with her. Karen Crouse has the story in the New York Times. Augusta National is renowned for many things, among them, curiously, the pimento cheese sandwich they peddle at the Masters each year. Meet the family that might have been responsible for this tradition unlike any other, in this story by Meg Mirshak in the Augusta Chronicle. It had better be a world-class course, at that price. The cost of building the Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point by the Whitestone Bridge in New York City has risen to $236 million, according to the New York Daily News . A public course that was ...

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