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The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL: Breakers West, one of two eighteens affiliated with this classic resort, has undergone a $6 million overhaul and been renamed the Breakers Rees Jones course. Jones removed acres of nonindigenous trees, replacing them with lakes and scores of native pines and oaks. Call 888-273-2537 or visit thebreakers.com. . . . Atlantic City Getaways: Marking its tenth anniversary, the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association is offering a series of special deals. Foursomes staying two nights, Monday through Thursday, at one of the group's eleven hotels and resorts pay half price for two greens fees per round. The offer is good through August at any of ten courses, including Sand Barrens, Shore Gate and Twisted Dune. Call 800-465-3222 or visit gacga.com. . . . Log On to St. Andrews: Want to check the day's ballot results for tee times on the Old Course or book a time on the New, the Eden or the Jubilee?St. Andrews has launched a much-improved web site. It also offers a brief history of the links and the surrounding town, as well as official memorabilia, from brass divot tools and twill caps to course guides and limited-edition prints. Visit standrews.org.uk. . . . Wyndham Rose Hall Resort, Montego Bay, Jamaica: Next time you're planning a Jamaica golf trip, here's a reason to take the kids along: family packages that include use of Sugar Mill Falls water park. The $7 million theme park, situated on the grounds of the resort—not far from the White Witch golf course—features a "thrill slide," rapids and a "lazy river" for tubing. Packages begin at $365 a night per adult. Call 800-996-3426 or visit wyndham.com. . . . St. Kitts Marriott Resort: Royal St. Kitts Golf Club, now managed by Marriott, has reopened after a two-year restoration. The course was replanted with seashore paspalum, a heat- and saltwater-tolerant grass that grows densely, making the ball sit up. Beginning August 22, the resort is offering packages that include daily golf (from $402) or a single round during your stay (from $216). Call 800-223-6388 or visit stkittsmarriott.com.

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