Community Information

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San Mateo County, CA

City Sites

San Mateo County
Atherton
Belmont
Brisbane
Burlingame
Daly City
East Palo Alto
Foster City
Half Moon Bay
Hillsborough
Menlo Park
Millbrae
Montara
Pacifica
Portola Valley
Redwood City
Redwood Shores
San Carlos
San Bruno
South San Francisco
San Mateo
Woodside


Hospitals

California Cancer Care Inc
California Pacific Medical Center
California Pacific Medical Ctr
Campus Surgery Center
Central Gardens Convalescent Hospital
Chinese Hospital & Clinics
City & County Of San Francisco
Department Of Urology
Emergency Vehicle Solutions Inc
Health Center at AT&T Park
Hillsdale Extended Care
Kaiser Facilities Design
Kaiser Foundation Hospital
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals Inc
Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente Health Care
Kindred Healthcare Operating Inc
Maitri-Compassionate Care
Northern California Melanoma Center
Pacific Heights Surgery Center of San Francisco
Paladin Medical
Palo Alto Nursing Ctr
Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Center
Peninsula Medical Center
Plastic Surgery Center
Presidio Surgerycenter
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
San Bruno Skilled Nursing Hospital
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation
San Francisco Spine Institute
San Mateo Convalescent Hospital
San Mateo County General Hospital
Sequoia Hospital
Seton Coastside
Seton Medical Center-Coastside
Seton Medical Ctr
St Bernardine Medical Center
St Luke's Hospital
St. Luke Health Center
St. Mary Medical Center Foundation
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Stanford Stroke Center
Stanford University Hospital, Digest Health Center
Sutter Health
The Leland Stanford Junior University
The Sports Medicine Shop
UCSF
Ucsf
Ucsf Childrens Hospital
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
Victorian Healthcare Center
Waverley Surgery Ctr
Mills-Peninsula Health Services acute-care hospital also has comprehensive outpatient services
Menlo Park Surgical Hospital Menlo Park Surgical Hospital is an acute care hospital located on the Mid-Peninsula. We are both Medicare certified and JCAHO accredited.
Seton Medical Center Coastside As a member of the Daughters of Charity Health System, Seton Medical Center Coastside has served the Coastside community for over 35 years.
Kaiser Permanente Redwood City Medical Center and Medical Offices


Newspapers

Advent Publications Inc
Alameda Newspapers, Inc
Asian Week
Dallas Morning News
Half Moon Bay Review
Mainland Newspaper Inc
Mc Clatchy Newspapers, Inc
Nikkei America Holdings, Inc
Palo Alto Daily News
The Embarcadero Publishing Company
Wall Street Journal
World Journal
Almanac provides local news for Menlo Park, Atherton, Portola Valley, and Woodside.
The Mercury News
San Bruno Beacon grass-roots electronic newspaper.
San Mateo Daily Journal includes sports, opinions, classifieds, and more.
Half Moon Bay Review and Pescadero Pebble


Parks

Bayside Park
Butano State Park
City of Belmont Parks and Recreation Dept
Coyote Point Park
Menlo Park Street Maintenance
Millbrae City of Parks & Recreation Dept
San Carlos Parks Maintenance
San Francisco Parks Trust
Coyote Point Museum live animals and exhibits from the San Francisco Bay Area environment.
Fitzgerald Marine Reserve guide to the seashore life in the San Mateo County, California park.
Redwood City Parks and Recreation
San Mateo County Parks and Recreation Foundation contains information on San Mateo County Parks and the Foundation to support those parks.


Law Enforcement

San Mateo County Fire Service


Transportation

Burlingame Shuttle The Burlingame Shuttle carries commuters from both the Broadway CalTrain Station and the Colma BART Station to Burlingame businesses in the morning and evening commute hours during the week.
Commute.org Transit Agencies Serving San Mateo County, CA
Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board
San Bruno BART
San Francisco International Airport
San Mateo Caltrain Connector


Library

San Mateo County Library
Redwood City Public Library
Menlo Park Library
San Mateo Public Library
South San Francisco Public Library South San Francisco Public Library is actively committed to providing the best possible combination of library materials and services to meet the informational, educational and recreational needs of our multicultural community, in a professional manner, with a human touch


Entertainment

Shoreline Amphitheater
The Fillmore (San Francisco)
Hiller Aviation Museum online walking tour.
Peninsula Symphony
Hillbarn Theatre presenting a variety of new and classic plays and musicals.
Shakespeare Festival
San Mateo County Fair Where else can you pet animals, see garden exhibits, learn how to can fruit and vegetables, ride top quality carnival rides, and see and hear a top quality concert, all in one day?
San Mateo County History Museum


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Santa Clara County, CA

City Sites

Almaden Valley
Santa Clara County
Campbell
Cupertino
Gilroy
Los Altos
Los Altos Hills
Los Gatos
Milpitas
Monte Sereno
Morgan Hill
Mountain View
Palo Alto
Santa Clara
San Jose
Saratoga
Sunnyvale


Hospitals

Crestwood Behavioral Health Inc
DaVita Cornerhouse Dialysis Center
Dreamcatchers Empowerment Network
El Camino Surgery Center
Emcare
Good Samaritan Hospital, L.P.
Healthsouth Forest Surgery Ctr
Idylwood Care Center
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente Health Care
Kindred Healthcare Operating Inc
Medelex Inc
Mission Oaks Hospital
O'Connor Hospital
Palo Alto Nursing Ctr
Parenting & Breast Feeding Services
Plastic Surgery Center
Progressive Sub-Acute Care, Inc
Regional Medical Ctr-San Jose
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Stanford Stroke Center
Sub-Acute Saratoga Hospital
Sutter Health
Tenet Healthsystem Medical, Inc
The Leland Stanford Junior University
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
Waverley Surgery Ctr
Catholic Healthcare West
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Santa Clara Valley Medical Center provides superior inpatient and outpatient care. The 524-bed hospital is recognized as providing a range of sophisticated specialty services
Good Samaritan Hospital Through leadership in research and adopting the latest technological and clinical practices, Good Samaritan Hospital offers excellent medical care for the high-tech region of Silicon Valley
Kaiser Permanente
Regional Medical Center of San Jose Regional Medical Center of San Jose has served the health care needs of the people of east San Jose
Mayview Hospital MayView Community Health Clinic is a local non-profit organization devoted to providing essential primary health care services to low-income families and individuals who live and work in the northern part of Santa Clara County and the Southern-most part of San Mateo County
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital LPCH is a world-class, non-profit hospital devoted entirely to the care of babies, children, adolescents and expectant mothers


Newspapers

Almaden Times
Calitoday Newspaper
Campbell Express
Christian Music Today
Hearst Communication Inc
Mc Clatchy Newspapers, Inc
Metro Newspapers
Milpitas Post Newspaper
Morgan Hill Times
Nikkei America Holdings, Inc
Silicone Valley Community News
Thoibao
Vietnam Daily News
Wall Street Journal
Almanac your source for local news about Menlo Park, Atherton, Portola Valley and Woodside
Los Altos Town Crier Weekly community newspaper serving Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and Mountain View with online news, classifieds, and local stock index.
MetroActive News, arts and entertainment around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Mountain View Voice online edition of the Mountain View Voice
Palo Alto Daily News
Palo Alto Weekly
The Mercury News
The Willow Glen Resident


Parks

Coyote-Hellyer Park
Emma Prusch Farm Park
Foothills Park
Happy Hollow Park & Zoo
Henry W Coe State Park
Open Space Authority
Santa Clara County
Santa Clara County Model Aircraft Skypark
Santa Clara County Parks
Raging Waters With over 23-acres of slides and attractions, at Raging Waters there's more than enough excitement to satisfy thrill seekers of all ages
Saratoga Parks
Calero County Park Two distinct areas define this park: the reservoir, which offers a host of water-oriented recreational activities, and the adjoining "back country" which reveals to the visitor California Oak woodland, chapparal riparian plant communities and associated wildlife habitats
Chitactac-Adams County Park The park features the beautiful Uvas Creek and a wealth of cultural artifacts including bedrock mortars and petroglyphs left by the Ohlone Indians
Joseph D. Grant County Park This 9,553 acre park includes some of the County''s finest open space resources, as well as rich environmental, cultural and recreational assets
Sanborn-Skyline County Park


Law Enforcement

Santa Clara Police Department The Police Department provides law enforcement and policing services to the City of Santa Clara
Santa Clara Sheriff The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to the preservation of public safety by providing innovative and progressive service in partnership with the community
Santa Clara District Attorney's Office District Attorney's Office making every effort to achieve the lowest crime rate reasonably possible while emphasizing the prosecution of violent crime
Santa Clara County Fire Department The Santa Clara County Fire Department exists to protect the lives, property, and environment within the communities served from fires, disasters, and emergency incidents through education, prevention, and emergency response
Santa Clara County Office of Emergency Services The Santa Clara County Office of Emergency Services is responsible for coordinating organized planning efforts with County departments, local cities and special districts to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters


Transportation

Bay Area Transit Information 511 Transit brings together route, schedule and fare information for all transit services in the Bay Area
Cal Train - information on rail service from San Francisco to Gilroy
Altamont Commuter Express (ACE) - commuter rail service information for Stockton to San Jose
Amtrak's Capitol Corridor - information on Amtrak's service from Sacramento to San Jose
Dumbarton Express - express bus service form the east bay to the peninsula
Highway 17 Express Service - express bus service linking Santa Cruz to Silicon Valley
Palo Alto Free Shuttle
San Jose International Airport Located two miles north of downtown San Jose, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) is a completely self-supporting enterprise, owned and operated by the City of San Jose
Santa Clara County Bikeways Map
Santa Clara Transportation Authority


Library

Santa Clara County Library
The Palo Alto City Library The Library's mission is to enable people to explore library resources in order to enrich their lives with knowledge, information, and enjoyment
San Jose State University Library and the San Jose Public Library system The collaboration of SJLibrary.org is unique in the United States. It reflects the best of cooperative efforts between a major city library system and a major university library - a collaboration supported by Silicon Valley's innovators and leaders
Santa Clara City Library
Cupertino Library
Gilroy Library
Los Altos Library
Milpitas Library
Morgan Hill Library
Saratoga Library
Campbell Library


Entertainment

California's Great America
Cultural Initiatives Silicon Valley
San Jose Convention Center
Shoreline Amphitheater The Pollstar Concert Industry Awards named Shoreline Amphitheatre the Best Large Outdoor Amphitheatre in the United States
Triton Museum of Art
Japanese American Museum of San Jose The Japanese American Museum of San Jose (JAMsj) preserves and disseminates the culture and history of Japanese Americans, with a special focus on the Santa Clara Valley
Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose The purpose of Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose is to serve the needs of children, families and schools as a center for learning and discovery
The Fillmore
Lace Museum
Mexican Heritage Corporation The mission of the Mexican Heritage Plaza of San Jose is to affirm, celebrate and preserve the rich cultural heritage of the Mexican community and showcase multicultural arts within the region
Museum of American Heritage Combine elements of history, technology and design to illustrate the evolution of technology, how and why it has influenced society from inception to the current time, and a glimpse of future expectations
West Valley Light Opera
Opera San Jose Opera San Jose is a professional, regional opera company that is unique in the United States
American Musical Theatre of San Jose Since 1935, American Musical Theatre of San Jose has offered professional musical theatre of the highest caliber
Theatre On San Pedro Square
SAP Center
San Jose Museum of Art
The Tech Museum
Winchester Mystery House


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San Francisco County, CA

Hospitals

California Pacific Medical Ctr
Catholic Healthcare West
Central Gardens Convalescent Hospital
Chinese Hospital & Clinics
City & County Of San Francisco
Department Of Urology
Health Center at AT&T Park
Kaiser Foundation Hospital
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente
Maitri-Compassionate Care
Northern California Melanoma Center
Pacific Heights Surgery Center of San Francisco
Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Center
Presidio Surgerycenter
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation
St Bernardine Medical Center
St Luke's Hospital
St. Luke Health Center
St. Mary Medical Center Foundation
Sutter Health
The Sports Medicine Shop
UCSF
Ucsf
Ucsf Childrens Hospital
Victorian Healthcare Center
California Pacific Medical Center is one of the largest private, not-for-profit, academic medical centers in California and is a Sutter Health affiliate. California Pacific is recognized as a tertiary referral center providing advanced medical care with a patient-centered focus.
Chinese Hospital located in San Francisco, is a unique healthcare provider with a long and rich history of providing access to culturally competent health care services for the Chinese Community. Chinese Hospital is a 54 bed, acute care, community-owned, non-profit hospital offering a wide range of medical, surgical and specialty programs.
St. Mary's Medical Center The history of St. Mary's Medical Center, the oldest continuously operating hospital in the city, is an inspiring testimony to the tireless efforts of the Sisters of Mercy, outstanding physicians and the many other dedicated individuals who have committed their talents and resources to serving the community of San Francisco, including the poor and marginalized .
Kindred Hospital - San Francisco Bay Area is a 99-bed, regional referral center specializing in the management of medically complex, resource-intensive patients who require extended stays. We serve all of northern and central California and are recognized as a center of excellence in the treatment of this medically fragile patient group.
St. Luke's Hospital For over 130 years, St. Luke's Hospital has been providing quality health care services. St. Luke's Hospital, located in San Francisco, California, is a full-service 260-bed licensed acute care facility. Our employees are reflective of the multi-ethnic neighborhoods we serve and speak over 30 languages.
San Francisco Spine Center focuses on surgical and nonsurgical care for conditions including:Failed Back and Neck SurgerySpinal Deformity (Scoliosis, Ankylosing Spondylitis)Herniated Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar DiscsSpondylolisthesisSpinal StenosisBone Cancer and related tumorsSpinal Fractures
San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) serves as a major tertiary care referral center for veterans throughout Northern California. The facility has 124 acute care hospital beds. It is a high acuity medical center with over a third of bed days of care being in intensive care or monitored beds.
UCSF Children's Hospital is one of the highest ranked pediatric centers in California, with more than 150 experts in 50 specialties providing care tailored for the developing minds and bodies of children. Explore our Web site to learn more about our services and doctors.
UCSF Center for Reproductive Health UCSF Medical Center is one of the top 10 hospitals in the nation and a leader in the medical innovations that have improved and saved lives. Explore ucsfhealth.org to learn more about our services and doctors.


Parks

San Francisco Parks Trust
Alcatraz Island offers a close-up look at the site of the first lighthouse and US fort on the West Coast, an infamous federal penitentiary long off-limits to the public (and despised by inmates), and the historic 18 month occupation by Indians of All Tribes. Rich in cultural history, there is also a natural side to the Rock - gardens, tide pools, bird colonies, and bay views beyond compare.
Fort Point National Historic Site Fort Point was constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers between 1853 and 1861 to prevent entrance of a hostile fleet into San Francisco Bay.
Golden Gate National Recreation Area Golden Gate National Parks chronicle two hundred years of history, from the Native American culture, the Spanish Empire frontier and the Mexican Republic, to maritime history, the California Gold Rush, the evolution of American coastal fortifications, and the growth of urban San Francisco.
Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail "Everyone mount up!" This became a familiar call from Spanish Captain Juan Bautista de Anza. In 1776, as Americans fought for their independence in the East, Anza led almost 300 people over 1200 miles to settle Alta California. It was the first overland route established to connect New Spain with San Francisco. Walk in their footsteps from Nogales, Arizona to San Francisco, California.
Presidio of San Francisco For 218 years, the Presidio served as an army post for three nations. World and local events, from military campaigns to the rise of aviation, from World Fairs to earthquakes, left their mark. Come enjoy the history and beauty of the Presidio. Explore centuries of architecture. Reflect in a national cemetery. Walk through an historic airfield, forests, or to beaches, and admire spectacular vistas.
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park Stand on the stern of Balclutha, face west to feel the fresh wind blowing in from the Pacific Ocean. Located in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history.
San Francisco Botanical Garden Ten minutes or a life-time...the San Francisco Botanical Garden is the place for you.


City Sites

San Francisco Chamber of Commerce


Law Enforcement

California Office of Emergency Managment
San Francisco District Attorney's Office
Office Of Treasurer and Tax Collector serves as the banker, tax collector, collection agent, and investment officer for the City and County of San Francisco.
San Francisco Superior Court


Transportation

San Francisco International Airport Ground transportation providers serving San Francisco International Airport include public transit, Airporters, on-demand door-to-door vans, pre-arranged door-to-door vans, taxis, limousines and charter operators.
Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District Based in San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District operates the Golden Gate Bridge, and two public transit systems: Golden Gate Transit buses and Golden Gate Ferry. Last year 40 million vehicles crossed the Golden Gate Bridge and 11 million customers rode the transit systems.
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Our Mission: Working together effectively, we serve our community. We provide safe, reliable, clean, accessible, and convenient transportation to any destination in the City. We are dedicated to creating the most satisfying experience possible for our employees and our riders.
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Market Street Railway Our Mission: Preserving Historic Transit in San Francisco.We support the San Francisco Municipal Railway (Muni) in its daily operation of vintage transit vehicles as a "museum in motion."We identify, acquire, and restore additional historic transit vehicles suitable for operation on the San Francisco Municipal Railway.We educate the public on the historic importance of mass transportation toward maintaining a high quality of urban life in San Francisco.
San Francisco Paratransit San Francisco Paratransit is a specialized transportation service for persons who are unable to independently use regular buses, streetcars, or BART, due to a disability or health related condition some or all of the time. Paratransit is provided by public transportation systems as part of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).


Newspapers

El Observador
San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco Examinier
San Francisco Guardian
San Francisco Weekly


Library

San Francisco Public Library
University of California Library


Entertainment

California Academy of Science Founded in 1853 as the first scientific institution in the West, the California Academy of Sciences' mission is to explore and explain the natural world.
The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art. But we are more than just an art museum - we are your ticket to Asia. Here, travel through 6,000 years of history, trek across seven major regions, and sample the cultures of numerous countries.
Exploratorium Housed within the walls of San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts, the Exploratorium is a collage of hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. The Exploratorium is a leader in the movement to promote museums as informal education centers.
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Welcome to the Thinker, website of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Comprised of the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park and the Legion of Honor in Lincoln Park, we are the largest public arts institution in the City of San Francisco and one of the largest art museums in the United States.
San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center The San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, one of the largest performing arts centers in the United States, covers seven and one-half acres in San Francisco's Civic Center Historic District. Opera, symphony, modern and classical dance, theatre, recitals, plays, lectures, meetings, receptions, special screenings and gala events all have a place at the Center. Each of the Center's facilities is unique and has special characteristics that enhance every event.
Bay Music & Entertainment, Inc (formerly Cardinal Productions) is the premier entertainment resource in Northern California. Since 1982 we have provided talented musicians, DJs, interactive performers and professional event services.
Incentives To Intrigue Incentives To Intrigue(ITI) has remained in the forefront of the incentive industry since its inception in 1989. We work directly with corporations or we can work as partners with incentive houses, destination mangement companies, and all other disciplines. We are frequently consulted for our unique viewpoint and fresh ideas
San Francisco Opera "To be the most exciting force in the opera world"
San Francisco Ballet As America's first professional ballet company, San Francisco Ballet has enjoyed a long and rich tradition of artistic "firsts" since its founding in 1933, performing the first American productions of Swan Lake and Nutcracker, as well as the first twentieth-century American Coppolia. A lively, vital ensemble, San Francisco Ballet is one of the three largest ballet companies in the United States.
San Francisco Zoo
Aquarium of the Bay Opened in 1996 and enhanced in 2001, Aquarium of the Bay is a unique educational and entertainment facility dedicated to the rich and diverse aquatic life of San Francisco Bay and its surrounding waters. The Aquarium provides a window to the Bay that focuses on its distinctive ecosystems to entertain, educate and inspire preservation of this wonderful natural resource.
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival began in 1983, with Free Shakespeare in the Park's debut production of The Tempest in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. Today we are a regional theater company and major arts education provider that includes our sister organizations, the Oakland-East Bay Shakespeare Festival and the Silicon Valley Shakespeare Festival.
Traveling Jewish Theatre
American Conservatory Theater nurtures the art of live theater through dynamic productions, intensive actor training in its conservatory, and an ongoing dialogue with its community
Carnaval San Francisco


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Alameda County, CA

City Sites

Alameda County
Alameda
Albany
Berkeley
Castro Valley
Dublin
Emeryville
Fremont
Hayward
Kensington
Livermore
Newark
Oakland
Piedmont
Pleasanton
San Leandro
Union City


Hospitals

Alameda County Medical Center
Alameda County Medical Center Fairmont Hospital
All Bates Summit Medical Ctr
Bay Area Tumor Institute
California Endocurietherapy Medical Corporation
Carnales Unidos Reformando Adictos Incorporated
Children's Hospital
City Of Alameda Health Care District
County Of Alameda
Crestwood Treatment Center
Dreamcatchers Empowerment Network
East Bay Endoscopy Center
Eden Medical Center
Eden Medical Center - Occupational Health
Eden Medical Center - Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Eden Medical Center - San Leandro Hospital Campus
Eden Occupational Health
Electrical Engrg Cmpt Sciences
Emeryville Homecare
Flowmedica Inc.
Fremont Homecare
Fremont Hospital
Fremont Surgery Center
Garfield Geropsychiatric Hospital
Healthsouth Corporation
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente Fremont Medical Center
Kaiser Permanente Health Care
Kaiser Permanente Post Acute
Kindred Healthcare Operating Inc
Kindred Hospital-San Francisco Bay Area
Reliant Nursing Svc
San Leandro Hospital
Sutter Connect
Sutter Health
Telecare Corporation
U C B Space Sciences Lab Cr
Alameda Hospital Alameda Hospital is an independent, general-acute-care hospital dedicated to providing quality, personalized care to patients.
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center brings over 100 years of nationally recognized medical care to our East Bay Area communities and to Northern California
Children's Hospital Oakland the oldest pediatric medical center between Los Angeles and Seattle has provided exceptional medical care for children in the region and beyond for 94 years
Eden Medical Center is a full-service, 387-bed medical center with campuses in Castro Valley and San Leandro, serving the health care needs of residents of Alameda County and surrounding communities
Highland Hospital Our mission is three-fold: we are committed to excellence in community based patient care, post-graduate medical education, and Emergency Medicine clinical and basic research


Newspapers

Alameda Newspapers, Inc
Bil-Mar, Inc
Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
East Bay Monthly
Fred Zehnder
India West Publications Inc.
Inland Valley Publising Company
Inside Tennis
Inter-City Express
Mc Clatchy Newspapers, Inc
Oakland Tribune
San Francisco Newspaper Agency
San Jose Mercury News, Inc
The Daily Review
The Globe Newspaper Group
Uc Plant
Voz De Portugal
Alameda Times-Star
The Mercury News
Berkeley Daily Planet local news, free community daily newspaper.
East Bay Express alternative weekly newspaper serving Berkeley, Oakland, and the San Francisco East Bay area.


Parks

Ardenwood Historical Farm
Coyote Hills Regional Park
Fremont City Park Maintenance
Fremont City Parks
Regional Parks Botanic Garden The Regional Parks Botanic Garden was founded on January 1, 1940. It is situated in Tilden Regional Park's beautiful Wildcat Canyon in the heart of the North Berkeley Hills.
University of California Botanic Garden To develop and maintain a diverse living collection of plants to support teaching and worldwide research in plant biology
East Bay Regional Park District - all parks We will acquire, develop, manage, and maintain a high quality, diverse system of interconnected parklands which balances public usage and education programs with protection and preservation of our natural and cultural resources
Angel Island State Park


Law Enforcement

Alameda County Sheriff Office
Alameda Police Department In the spirit of community policing in the informational age, this site is dedicated to providing our citizens and the world access to our department. We hope that the information found here will help to strengthen the community/police team.
Alameda County Treasurer-Tax Collector Our goal is to provide you with the information and easy access to make an online tax payment, obtain your personal tax information or to provide you with a better understanding of what services we provide
Alameda County Fire Department We will provide the highest level of service to our communities by valuing our members; promoting positive leadership; and dedicating ourselves to excellence.


Transportation

AMTRAK Capitol Corridor
Alameda Harbor Bay Ferry
Bay Area Transit Information
Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
Livermore Municipal Airport
Hayward Executive Airport
Black Tie Transportation providing ground transportation in private corporate sedans, stretch limousines, executive vans, and 21 and 25-seat motor coaches.


Library

Alameda County Library
Alameda Free Library Alameda's premier information source since 1877
Berkeley Public Library
Hayward Library
Livermore Public Librarie
Oakland Public Library The Oakland Public Library informs, inspires and delights our diverse community as a resource for information, knowledge, and artistic and literary expression, providing the best in traditional services, new technologies and innovative programs
Pleasanton Public Library
San Leandro Public Library The City of San Leandro is dedicated to providing for the identification, designation, protection, enhancement, perpetuation, and use of historical resources that contribute to San Leandro's historical, architectural, archaeological, cultural, or aesthetic heritage


Entertainment

Alameda Ballet Academy
Berkeley Ballet Theater
Lawrence Hall of Science is a singular resource center for preschool through high school science and mathematics education, and a public science center with exciting hands-on experiences for learners of all ages
Oakland Opera Theater
Shoreline Amphitheater
Sunol Water Temple For decades the Water Temple received many visitors and was a popular location for picnickers


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Contra Costa County, CA

City Sites

Contra Costa County
Antioch
Bethel Island
Brentwood
Clayton
Concord
Crockett
Danville
Discovery Bay
El Cerrito
Hercules
Knightsen
Lafayette
Martinez
Oakley
Orinda
Pinole
Pittsburg
Pleasant Hill
Richmond
Rodeo
San Pablo
San Ramon
Walnut Creek


Hospitals

Doctors Medical Center
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center-Richmond
Los Medanos Community Healthcare District
Medical Center For Birds
Muirlab
Ujima East Intensive Day Treatment Program
Contra Costa Health Services Contra Costa Health Services is a comprehensive county health system that meets the needs of county residents in a variety of ways
Contra Costa Regional Medical Center Contra Costa Regional Medical Center is a full service county hospital and offers a complete array of patient-centered health care services delivered in a beautiful facility.
Doctor's Medical Center Doctors Medical Center offers a full range of health services, including a regional burn and wound care center, cancer treatment, a well known cardiac center and obstetrics
John Muir Medical Center Mission: We are dedicated to improving the health of the communities we serve with quality and compassion.
Kaiser Medical Services
Richmond Health Center Provides routine and preventive health care service focusing on the whole person. Special family practice clinics have been established for some non-English speaking patients: Asian, Lao, Afghani, Vietnamese, Russian.
San Ramon Medical Center
Sutter Delta Medical Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to meeting the health care needs of our community with compassion, pride and excellence and by promoting a healthy community


Newspapers

Alcosta
Contra Costa News Register
Contra Costa Newspapers, Inc.
Mc Clatchy Newspapers, Inc
Sentinel Newspapers Inc.
The Globe Newspaper Group
Tradeline Inc
Antioch Press
Bay Point Press
Imperial Valley Press Online
Lamorinda Weekly Lamorinda Weekly is a weekly community newspaper for Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda
Oakley Press
The Clayton Pioneer We cover the news of Clayton (most of it, anyway). We tell you what happened on the streets, at City Hall, in the churches and the schools. We tell you about the local weddings (who wore what and where the party was), about who got engaged and who celebrated an anniversary. We tell you who was born and who died.
The Channel Richmond, the electronic version of The West Richmond Channel, a bimonthly newspaper.
El Cerrito Wire frequently updated local news and information run by local residents.
North Bay Business Journal
Rossmoor News The Rossmoor News is a weekly newspaper that is carrier-delivered to every home in Rossmoor-a senior community located in Walnut Creek, California
The Sentinel Serving Walnut Creek, Alamo, Danville, Blackhawk, Diablo, San Ramon


Parks

Community & Recreation Svc
Mt Diablo State Park
Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District
Briones Regional Park With its rolling, grassy hills and secluded, shady canyons, Briones is a secret wilderness surrounded by the towns of central Contra Costa County. Although the park is close to Lafayette, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Concord, and Martinez, there are peaks within it from which you can see only park and watershed lands for miles in every direction.
Diablo Foothills Regional Park Diablo Foothills is an imposing gateway to the beautiful parklands of Mt Diablo State Park and Walnut Creek Open Space. The Foothills 1,060 acres are valued for their striking geologic formations, their sweeping panoramas of the San Francisco Bay Region and the rural quality of the adjacent rolling grasslands.
East Bay Regional Park District East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD) is a system of beautiful public parks and trails in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. The system encompasses 1,745 square miles on the eastern side of San Francisco Bay.
Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site
Harland Hand Memorial Garden
John Muir National Historic Site The Site preserves the 14 room mansion where the naturalist John Muir lived from 1890 to his death in 1914
Mount Diablo State Park Mount Diablo State Park is one of the ecological treasures of the San Francisco Bay Area
Ruth Bancroft Garden Preserving an exceptional example of American garden design, The Ruth Bancroft Garden demonstrates the beauty and excitement possible in a water-conserving landscape
Waterworld


Law Enforcement

Contra Costa County Administrator's Office The County Administrator's mission is to work with the Board of Supervisors, Department Heads and other agencies to provide the highest level of services, using available resources, to the people of Contra Costa County
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District is a well-equipped, full-service fire agency. The District ranks among the fourteen largest metropolitan fire agencies in the state. We provide fire and emergency medical services to nine cities and the unincorporated areas, serving a population of 600,000 across a 304 square-mile area with 30 fire stations. We also provide full service to business and industry, including several petroleum refineries and chemical manufacturing plants.
Office of the Sheriff Contra Costa County Honor, Courage, Commitment, Leadership and Teamwork shall be the core values employed as we serve the citizens of Contra Costa County
Superior Court Contra Costa County Our goal is to provide information that will make it easier for you to handle your court case, whether you have a lawyer or not


Transportation

Contra Costa Transportation Authority Contra Costa Transportation Authority is a public agency formed by Contra Costa voters in 1988 to manage the county's transportation sales tax program and to do countywide transportation planning
Bay Area Transit Information Your Bay Area travel guide
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District
Tri Delta Transit Eastern Contra Costa Transit Authority (Tri Delta Transit) provides over 2,500,000 trips each year to a population of nearly 230,000 residents in the 225 square miles of Eastern Contra Costa County
Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District The Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District is the third-largest public bus system in California, serving 13 cities and adjacent unincorporated areas in Alameda and Contra Costa counties
Contra Costa County Airports
Valley Limousine and Sedan Service Serving the San Francisco Bay Area.


Library

Richmond Public Library
Corona Public Library The Corona Public Library welcomes and supports all people in the enjoyment of reading and pursuit of lifelong learning


Entertainment

Contra Costa Ballet
Contra Costa Civic Theatre El Cerrito, non-profit community theater providing both affordable, high quality entertainment to residents throughout the East Bay, and training in live performing arts for children and adults
Contra Costa Musical Theatre
Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts Walnut Creek. Home to Center REPertory, a resident professional theatre company. Includes calendar of events
Diablo Light Opera Company non-profit community theater emphasizing on modern and classic operetta (Walnut Creek)
Golden State Model Railroad Museum
Willows Theatre Company tickets for current and upcoming productions. Information about the Willows Conservatory (Concord)
Lamplighters Music Theatre Walnut Creek. Presents musicals and Gilbert & Sullivan operettas
Contra Costa Wind Symphony Walnut Creek, includes schedule, contact information, and history
Blue Devils Concord, Drum and Bugle Corps
Lafayette Summer Music Workshop Lafayette, providing an intimate environment for middle and high school sutdents to learn and play jazz
Martinez Museum Cyber visit to Martinez History Museum
Lindsay Wildlife Museum Wildlife rehabilitation and educational center that focuses on native California wildlife and natural history
Brenden Theatre Corporation This website will provide you with show times, directions, movie synopsis, pictures of our theatre locations and latest special events


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Monterey County, CA

City Sites

Monterey County
Big Sur
Carmel
Carmel by the Sea
Carmel Valley
Gonzales
Greenfield
Marina
Monterey
Moss Landing
Pacific Grove
Salinas
Seaside


Hospitals

Carmel Community Hospital
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula - Hospice Support Services
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula - Hospice of the Central Coast
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula - Laboratory ~ Ryan Ranch Satellite Lab
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula - Patient Business Services
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula Foundation - Development Office
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula-Outpatient Surgery Center
Community Hospital of The Monterey Peninsula-Women's HeartAdvantage
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula - Comprehensive Cancer Center
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula - Hospice Support Services
Monterey
Natividad Medical Center is a 172-bed acute care medical center owned and operated by Monterey County
Salinas Surgery Center
Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Specialized facilities and programs include the Regional Heart Program, the Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Sleep Disorders Center, an Emergency Department and a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit


Newspapers

Carmel Communications
Monterey County Herald
Soledad Bee
The Hearst Corporation
Carmel Pine Cone local news, arts, and opinion.
Monterey County Weekly The mission of the Monterey County Weekly is to inspire independent thinking and conscious action, etc.
The Californian Salinas Valley news, weather, sports, and information.
The Herald


Parks

Andrew Molera State Park
State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - Monterey SHP
Elkhorn Slough This ecological treasure at the center of the Monterey Bay coastline provides habitat for plants and animals, including more than 340 species of birds, and is a major fish nursery for the region
George Washington Park Most of the park is natural forest land that offers important wildlife habitat
Lake San Antonio
Limekiln State Park The park features breathtaking views of the Big Sur Coast, the beauty of the redwoods, the rugged coast and the cultural history of limekilns
Locke-Paddon Community Park
Mission Trails Regional Park
Molera State Park is a mostly wide open, wind-swept canvas where the Big Sur River runs wild to the sea
Monterey County Parks
Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park The park is 1,006 acres of old growth redwoods, magnificent mountain views, granite river gorge, condors and rich history
Pinnacles National Monument Rising out of the chaparral-covered Gabilan Mountains, east of central California's Salinas Valley, are the spectacular remains of an ancient volcano
Point Lobos State Reserve
Salinas River State Beach


Law Enforcement

District Attorney's Office represents the People of the State of California in all criminal prosecutions in Monterey County
Monterey County Administrative Office
Monterey County Office of Emergency Services The mission of the Office Of Emergency Services is to develop and maintain a state of readiness in preparation for the potential occurence of any natural, technological, or human confclict related emergency that could adversely impact any segment of Monterey County
Monterey County Sheriff's Department Department's mission is the protection of life and property of citizens in Monterey County and the operation of the County Jail.
Monterey County Treasurer-Tax Collector


Transportation

Monterey Peninsula Airport providing full airline service for the California Central Coast, the Monterey Peninsula Airport.
Monterey-Salinas Transit serves a 275 square-mile area of Monterey County and Southern Santa Cruz County. MST's 33 routes serve an estimated 352,000 population based upon the area within 3/4 mile of established routes within the county
Transportation Agency for Monterey County


Library

Harrison Memorial Library
Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, CA. Peruse rare books by Miller, an online bookstore, an art gallery, interactive forums and more.
Monterey County Free Libraries
Pacific Grove Public Library
Salinas Public Library


Entertainment

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary is a Federally protected marine area offshore of California's central coast
Monterey County Youth Museum explore and touch everything with hands-on exhibits.
Monterey Museum of Art permanent collection of American photography, early California painting, Asian art and international folk art.
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
Pacific Repertory Theatre non-profit company presenting original, classic, contemporary, and children's plays, improvisation, and poetry.
Point Pinos Lighthouse The Oldest Continuously Operating Lighthouse on the West Coast
Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation organization to preserve and provide access to Jeffers' house, a National Historic Site.
The Western Stage providing programs that educate and enrich the lives of the people of the Central Coast of California.


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Marin County, CA

City Sites

Marin County
Belvedere
Corte Madera
Fairfax
Larkspur
Mill Valley
Novato
Ross
San Anselmo
San Rafael
Sausalito
Stinson Beach
Tiburon


Hospitals

1125 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard Operating Company, Llc
5th Ave Health Care Center
Interactive Medical Specialist
Marin Convalescent & Rehabilitation Hospital
Northern California Presbyterian Homes And Services, Inc
Novato Community Hosp Billing
Sutter Health
Sutter Terra Urgent Care
Marin County Department of Health and Human Services The mission of the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services (H&HS) is to promote and protect the health, well being, self-sufficiency and safety of all people of Marin. The Department of Health and Human Services (H&HS) provides a full range of public health and human services programs for the citizens of Marin County.
Marin General Hospital Marin General Hospital opened in May 1952 in Greenbrae, CA, and is the largest acute care hospital in Marin County and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. MGH provides primary and secondary levels of care in addition to the Marin Cancer Institute and the Marin Heart Institute
American Medical Response (AMR) AMR serves more communities and customers than any other private ambulance service provider in the nation. But more importantly, AMR's employees serve their local communities on a personal basis, as part of the community where they live and work. As medical professionals and as neighbors, your needs are our concerns.
Kaiser Hospital San Rafael (KSR)
Novato Community Hospital (NCH) Healing Healthcare is our commitment to provide behavioral standards and an environment to meet our mission, value and vision. Patients score our staff particularly high on Healing Healthcare attributes: the warmth and caring shown to patients and their families, our sensitivity and responsiveness to the needs of patients and their families, and our inclusion of patients and families in care decisions. Our Healing Healthcare philosophy was adopted in 1994 and continues today through ongoing staff education and performance evaluations.


Newspapers

Ark Newspaper
Marin Independent Journal
Coastal Post
Novato Advance
Pt. Reyes Light
San Francisco Chronicle
Los Angeles Times


Parks

China Camp State Park
Tomales Bay State Park
Marin CountyDivision of Parks & Landscape Services Bastrop State Park is 3503.7 total acres (land acreage, 3493; water acreage, 10); approximately 30 miles southeast of Austin in Bastrop County. It is the site of the famous "Lost Pines," an isolated timbered region of loblolly pine and hardwoods. The park was acquired by deeds from the city of Bastrop and private owners from 1933 to 1935; the park opened in 1937. Additional acreage was acquired in 1979.
Angel Island (State Park) A brief ferry trip from San Francisco, Tiburon, Vallejo, or Oakland/Alameda, this former Civil War camp preserves many of its wooden army buildings. It was next a jumping-off point for soldiers returning from the World War II Pacific campaigns and later home to a Nike missile base. The island offers campsites, biking and hiking trails, bike rentals and sea kayak tours with breathtaking views.
China Camp (State Park) Site of the Bay Area's last Chinese shrimpfishing village-dating to the 1880s-this park offers 30 developed walk-in campsites. But most come to watch the multitudes of birds, hike, swim, fish, boat, or windsurf.
Marconi Conference Center (State Historic Park) has a rich human history that dates back hundreds of years. From the pre-historic villages of the Coastal Miwok to the farming communities of today, the Tomales Bay ecosystem has supported the livelihoods of thousands of people.
Mount Tamalpais (State Park) This park's twisting road to the 2,571-foot summit is a paradise for hikers and bicyclists. It has 16 developed walk-in campsites, and 10 rustic cabins perch on a bluff overlooking the Pacific. Accessible picnicking and cabin; annual Mountain Play. (415) 388-2070
Olompali (State Historic Park) This park was the site of the largest Coast Miwok villages. The discovery of a 16th-century English coin suggests possible contact with Sir Francis Drake. Day use only. Accessible picnicking. (415) 892-3383
Samuel P. Taylor (State Park) Enjoy open hillsides with hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian trails, creeks, canyons, and thriving redwoods. Some accessible campsites, 2 group camps, an equestrian camp, accessible picnic area and trail. (415) 488-9897
Tomales Bay (State Park) is a 6800 acre estuary located on the central California coast approximately 40 miles northwest of San Francisco. It is twelve miles long and relatively shallow, occupying the seaward end of a rift valley created by the San Andreas fault.


Law Enforcement

Auditor-Controller The mission of the Auditor-Controller is Office is to serve the Marin County community by providing excellent and responsive fiscal leadership, advocating financial integrity and accountability in county government through the monitoring and reporting of financial performance, promoting economy and efficiency, safeguarding public funds, and fulfilling the many legal mandates of the office.
County Clerk
Marin County District Attorney The Marin District Attorney has taken aggressive steps to address the issues facing the expanding senior Marin population.
Marin County Sheriff's Office
Marin County Fire department
Treasurer-Tax Collector is an elected position. The mandate of the office is to receive, safeguard, and invest County, Schools, and Special District funds, to collect taxes and revenues, and to probate estates for County residents when required as public administrator.


Transportation

SMART (Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit Rail District)
Los Angeles International Airport
Marin County Airport at Gnoss Field The Marin County Airport is staffed and maintained by the County's Public Works Department (DPW) for the benefit of the flying public. With a 3300' lighted runway, parallel-lighted taxiway and GPS approach Gnoss is ready to serve the needs of the community 24 hrs/day. The airport is attended days and night security is on duty all nights. Gnoss Field CTAF is 123.075 mhz. Fuel is offered by concession (EMC Petroleum) in both 100LL and Jet A grades.
(BGF) Blue and Gold Fleet Blue & Gold Fleet is the Bay Area's largest provider of ferry and water excursion services.
GGT (Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District) Based in San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District operates the Golden Gate Bridge, and two public transit systems: Golden Gate Transit buses and Golden Gate Ferry. Last year 40 million vehicles crossed the Golden Gate Bridge and 11 million customers rode the transit systems.


Library

Marin County Free Library Marin County Free Library
Belvedere-Tiburon Library Combines the innovations and technical advances of today with the warmth and accessibility of the best of traditional community centered libraries.
Larkspur Public Library The newest MARINet member library, online December 3, 2001. We are a cozy library with historic charm and friendly service dedicated to enriching the lives of all who use it.
Mill Valley Public Library Providing the opportunity for knowledge and personal enrichment; a variety of materials and resources reflecting the needs of the community; and encourages children to read.
San Anselmo Library This newly renovated Carnegie Library has preserved the small-town, friendly feeling it's had since it was built in 1915.
San Rafael Public Library A user-friendly library with historic roots in the community.


Entertainment

Art Works Downtown, Inc.
Elly Simmons Elly paints her love and exuberance towards life. She paints not only what brings her happiness, but also what moves her to sorrow or to anger. She paints to protest injustice, but also to celebrate the beauty of existence.
Ross Valley Winery Grape juice, passion and alchemy distinguish the fine winemaking at Ross Valley Winery.
Golden Gate Opera Golden Gate Opera provides professional, inspiring opera performances for opera enthusiasts, families and children in a variety of settings, as well as numerous outreach programs focusing on broadening area students' fine-arts experiences and inspiring at risk youth.


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Sacramento County, CA

City Sites

Antelope-Highlands Chamber of Commerce
Antelope
Arden-Arcade Community
Carmichael
City of Citrus Heights
Elk Grove
Fair Oaks
Folsom
Isleton
Orangevale
Rancho Cordova
Rancho Murieta
Rio Linda and Elverta Chamber of Commerce
Sacramento
Sacramento County
Walnut Grove


Hospitals

C H W Mercy Healthcare
Crestwood Behavioral Health, Inc.
El Camino Care Ctr
Heritage Oaks Hospital
Kaiser Permanente
Kindred Hospital-Sacramento
MED7 Urgent Care
Mariner Health Care Inc
Mercy Hospital of Folsom Hospital Services
Mercy San Juan Surgery Center
Sacramento Center For Hematology & Medical Oncology Inc.
Shriners Hospital For Children
Sutter Health
University Of Ca Surgical Onco
VA Northern California Health Care System
Sacramento Center for Hematology and Medical Oncology professional medical corporation providing hematology and oncology care in the greater Sacramento area.
Emergency Medical Services
Sutter Cancer Center comprehensive oncology center, providing primary and tertiary care to patients thoughout Northern California
Radiological Associates of Sacramento Medical Group offers diagnostic imaging, nuclear medicine, and radiation oncology services
Kindred Hospital Our Mission is to provide quality care, treatment and rehabilitation for medically complex patients and support for their families
Northern California Shriners Hospital


Newspapers

Alameda Newspapers, Inc
Alternative Weekly Network
C N R News
Catholic Herald
Humor Times
Lee Publishing Company
Sacramento Business Journal
The Associated Press
The Mcclatchy Company
The Sacramento Observer
The State Hornet
News & Review "free news weekly, with entertainment listings and classifieds."
Sacramento Bee
Sacramento Observer
Sacramento Magazine Online
Elk Grove Citizen


Parks

Arcade Creek Recreation Park Dist.
Arden Manor Recreation & Park Dist.
Arden Park Recreation & Park
Parks & Recreation Dept
State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - Sutter's Fort SHP
Brannan Island State Recreation Area Brannan Island State Recreation Area is a maze of waterways through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. This park northeast of San Francisco Bay, has countless islands and marshes with many wildlife habitats and many opportunities for recreation, including boating, windsurfing and swimming
Folsom Lake Located at the base of the Sierra foothills, the 18,000-acre lake and recreation area offers opportunities for hiking, biking, running, camping, picnicking, horseback riding, water-skiing and boating
Gibson Ranch Park This 300+ acre park is a working ranch right in the middle of an urban community
Old Sacramento State Historic Park park is a portion of the Old Sacramento Historic District, all of which has been designated a National Landmark
Sacramento Regional Parks
State Indian Museum California State Indian Museum displays exhibits and artifacts illustrating the culture of the state's earliest inhabitants
Sutter's Fort State Historic Park


Law Enforcement

Elk Grove Police Department
Sacramento Sheriff's Department The mission of the Sacramento Sheriff's Department is the protection of life and property, the preservation of the public peace and the enforcement of the law in partnership with our communities. To accomplish our mission, we dedicate ourselves to service with concern.
California Highway Patrol The mission of the California Highway Patrol is to provide the highest level of safety, service, and security to the people of California
Sacramento Superior Court Our mission is to assure justice, equality and fairness for all under the law.
Sacramento Treasury
County Executive The mission of the County Executive's Office is to ensure that all county activities are geared toward efficiency, economy, and maximum service effectiveness. To guide the County toward this vision, it is the mission of the County Executive's Office to ensure proper, efficient, and effective administration of county affairs on behalf of the Board of supervisors and their constituents.
Sacramento County District Attorney Seek Justice, Serve Justice, Do Justice


Transportation

Sacramento International Airport (SMF)
Sacramento Transportation Authority
Sacramento County Department of Transportation
Folsom Transit Division
Paratransit.org
Sacramento Regional Transit District


Library

Folsom Public Library
Sacramento County Law Library provides library information and services as well as links to other legal research sites.
Sacramento Public Library "information on events, programs, services, branch locations, and more."
California State Library


Entertainment

California Musical Theatre information on the Broadway Series and the Music Circus.
California State Railroad Museum provides an introduction to the museum and many of its permanent exhibits
California Museum for History, Women and the Arts
Sacramento Museum Guide The Sacramento association of museums is comprised of 22 greater Sacramento area museums
Sacramento Opera "provides season schedule, membership forms, company background, and education programs"
Sacramento Ballet
Sacramento Theatre Company "producing classic plays of literary value, as well as experimental work"
Runaway Stage Productions "live Broadway style musical theatre, storybook children's theater and youth musical theater workshops"
Punch Line bringing national comedy acts to San Francisco and Sacramento
California State Capitol Museum
Discovery Museum history, science, space and technology come together at the Discovery Museum
Crocker Art Museum As the leading arts institution in the Sacramento Valley, the Crocker serves as the primary regional resource for the study and appreciation of fine art, with an emphasis on the original Crocker family donation of California art and European drawings, contemporary northern California art and, more recently, of East Asian painting and international ceramics
Fairytale Town 2.5-acre children's park that brings fairytales and nursery rhymes to life
Sacramento Zoo located in William Land Park
Folsom Zoo


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Stanislaus County, CA

Hospitals

Del Puerto Health Center
Sutter Tracy Community Hospital
Emanuel Medical Center Emanuel Medical Center offers high quality medical care to the people of Turlock and surrounding communities.
Medi-Flight of Northern California Air Methods Corporation's mission is to provide safe, professional air medical transportation services, products, and systems with the highest level of quality and integrity. We are dedicated to providing excellent service to our customers, a fulfilling work environment for our staff, responsible membership in the medical aviation community, and a reasonable return on capital to ensure long-term economic viability and healthy growth.
Modesto Memorial Medical Center Memorial Medical Center exists to maintain and improve the health status of the citizens of greater Stanislaus County and provides a full range of care, including diagnostic, emergency, surgery, acute medical, home health and outpatient services.
Modesto Doctors Medical Center Our dedicated physicians and caregivers provide a wide array of quality services, including an acclaimed cardiac care program, women and children's services, orthopedics and oncology. We also offer emergency and trauma services.
Oak Valley District Hospital Oak Valley Hospital District is commited to providing our communities with quality healthcare services with compassion, pride and excellence.


City Sites

Stanislaus County
Ceres
Hughson
Modesto
Oakdale
Patterson
Riverbank
Turlock


Newspapers

Hughson Chronicle
Mattos Newspapers
Morris Newspaper Corp Of California
The Ceres Courier
Tracy Press
Turlock Journal
Modesto Bee Daily regional newspaper.
Merced Sun-Star Local Newspaper
Sacramento Bee 24-hour local, state, national and world news, plus politics, sports, business, lifestyle.
San Jose Mercury News The San Jose Mercury News serves the heart of the Silicon Valley with complete coverage of technology, business, sports and local news.
San Francisco Chronicle U.S. newspaper
The Stockton Record Local Newspaper, Free information on classical piano music, music database etc.


Law Enforcement

Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office The District Attorney's Office is responsible for the prosecution of criminal cases.
Stanislaus County Sheriff
Stanislaus County Superior Court Mission: To Protect Rights and Liberties,Uphold and Interpret the Law,And Resolve Disputes Peacefully, Fairly and Effectively In the Superior Court of Stanislaus County
County Treasurer/Tax Collector We serve the citizens of Stanislaus County by collecting property tax and other revenues, and investing public funds for a variety of public agencies, helping all of our customers to meet their financial goals.


Parks

California State Parks - California Travel Parks
Stanislaus County Parks & Recreation Areas
Tuolumne River Regional Park
Woodward Reservoir Regional Park
Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park, one of the first wilderness parks in the United States, is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles, you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more.


Transportation

Amtrak
Ceres Area Transit City of Ceres Fixed Route Service, "CAT" is designed to take passengers to residential and commercial areas within the City of Ceres.
Modesto City-County Airport Offers service through Sky West. Two corporate executive airports are also available, which provide connector flights to major metropolitan areas. With Sacramento, Oakland and San Francisco International Airport less than 90 minutes away, air travel is accessible and convenient from Stanislaus County.
National Bus Service - Greyhound Bus Lines Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 2,600 destinations with 18,000 daily departures across the country.
Stanislaus Regional Transit
Union Pacific Railroads Is the largest railroad in North America, covering 23 states across two-thirds of the United States. Serve many Stanislaus County locations


Library

Stanislaus County Library
Stanislaus County Law Library The Stanislaus County Law Library provides free access to legal information for the judiciary, members of the State Bar, public officials, and to all residents of the county for the purpose of education and research.
California State University Library


Entertainment

Central California Art Association & Mistlin Gallery
Central West Ballet
Cowboy Museum The Center depicts where the cowboys and cowgirls came from, where they are now, and where we are taking them in the future. It also shows the evolution of rodeo from a ranch pastime to a modern high-skill professional sport. Interactive exhibits are designed to engage the visitor in a wide variety of hands on activities and afford a unique and highly educational experience.
Dixieland Jazz Society Musical concerts for all tastes
Great Valley Museum of Natural History Exhibits focus on the flora, fauna and natural history of the Central Valley. Also features an interactive Discovery Room for children, and a native plant garden. Tours and educational programs available.
McHenry Museum Today the museum features both permanent and traveling exhibits showcasing the Central Valley area's pioneering past.
State Theatre This is Modesto's performing arts theater.
The Modesto Symphony Orchestra
Townsend Opera Players Present several full opera productions, a Broadway musical classic, the Messiah, a New Year's Eve concert and a ""Great Opera Choruses"" production each year.


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Solano County, CA

City Sites

Solano County
American Canyon
Benicia
Dixon
Fairfield
Rio Vista
Vacaville
Vallejo


Hospitals

Kaiser Hospital
Dreamcatchers Empowerment Network
Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center
Prime Career College
Solano Park Hospital
Sutter Fairfield Surgery Center
Sutter Regional Medical Foundation
Sutter Solano Cancer Center
Sutter Solano Medical Center Inc
Sutter Solano Medical Center For more than 100 years, Sutter Solano Medical Center has been committed to the community by providing emergency care, delivering babies and serving others in their time of need
NorthBay Healthcare As our community's only civilian hospitals, NorthBay Healthcare is dedicated to helping upper Solano County be healthy


Newspapers

Benicia Herald
Solano Direct
Daily Republic newspaper and classifieds from the Bay Area to Northern California.
Independent Voice
The Reporter is a daily newspaper serving Vacaville and the northern Solano County area since 1883. We provide news coverage in Vacaville, Fairfield, Dixon, Winters and the surrounding area.
Vallejo Times-Herald daily newspaper serving Solano and Napa Counties.


Parks

Rush Ranch Nature Center
Grizzly Island Wildlife Area Primary objectives of this wildlife area are to maintain and enhance the habitat for fish and wildlife, to alleviate crop depredation by waterfowl, and to provide public recreation.
Benicia State Recreation Area
Lake Solano Park Lake Solano Park is located at the base of coastal foothills west of the town of Winters and offers an array of recreational opportunities
Glen Cove Waterfront Park


Law Enforcement

California Law Enforcement Association CLEA is a non-political, non-profit benefit association committed to offering the best benefits available to California peace officers.
Dixon Law Enforcement
Office of the Attorney General, State California The Attorney General represents the people of California in civil and criminal matters before trial, appellate and the supreme courts of California and the United States.
Fairfield Police Department
California Law Enforcement Agencies
Suisun Law Enforcement
Vacaville Law Enforcement


Library

Solano County Library
Solano College Library serves the educational and research needs of SCC students and of the community at large. The library provides access to over one million books and media via SNAP (Solano, Napa, and Partners), the regional online catalog, and over 4500 periodical titles via electronic full-text, document delivery, and in house collections.
Dixon Public Library
Benicia Public Library is open 7 days a week, and includes an art gallery, a Literacy Program, and a Friends of the Library group as well as diverse volunteer opportunities.


Transportation

Amtrak California Train Service: Routes, Fares & Tickets, Stations
Nut Tree Airport The mission of the Nut Tree Airport is to provide a safe, convenient, well-maintained facility for general aviation and business aviation use.
Rio Vista Airport
Rio Vista Delta Breeze the City of Rio Vista's regional transit system
Solano Express
Solano Transportation Authority
The Capitol Corridor Service is an intercity passenger train system that provides a convenient alternative to traveling along the congested I-80, I-680 and I-880 freeways by operating fast, reliable and affordable intercity rail service to 16 stations in 8 Northern California counties: Placer, Sacramento, Yolo, Solano, Contra Costa, Alameda, San Francisco, and Santa Clara, a 170-mile rail corridor.
Vacaville City Coach is ready to serve your Public Transit Needs by providing safe and reliable transportation along with our friendly bus operators.


Entertainment

Vacaville Muesum The Vacaville Museum, a Center for Solano County History, is the only institution whose mission includes cultural and historical preservation for all of Solano County.
Western Railway Museum The mission of the Bay Area Electric Railroad Association is to preserve the regional heritage of electric railway transportation as a living resource for the benefit of present and future generations.
Six Flags Marine World combination wildlife park, oceanarium and theme park.
Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum preserves and exhibits the diverse and exciting history of the City of Vallejo and the former U.S. Naval Shipyard at Mare Island.
Fetterly Gallery
Fairfield Center for Creative Arts The Fairfield Center for Creative Arts (FCCA) is a fabulous place to stage your special event, meeting, seminar or convention!
Vallejo Music Theatre Live performing arts embodies the heart, soul and spirit of a community and enriches our lives.
Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre is a beautiful and acoustically superior setting where each person in the intimate 500 seat house is close enough to actually feel a part of the performance
Wooden Valley Winery Our tasting room offers free samples of our varietals and blends, served at the bar built from the giant redwood casks that once were used in the winery to ferment the harvest.


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Sonoma County, CA

City Sites

Sonoma County
Bodega Bay
Cloverdale
Cotati
Geyserville
Gualala
Healdsburg
Lawndale
Monte Rio
Petaluma
Rohnert Park
Santa Rosa
Sebastopol
Sonoma
Windsor


Hospitals

County Of Sonoma
Creekside Convalescent Hospital
Endoscopy Center of Santa Rosa
Healdsburg District Hospital
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Park View Gardens
Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital
Santa Rosa Surgery Ctr
Sutter Health
Sutter Medical Center Of Santa Rosa
Warrack Hospital
Petaluma Health Center provides primary medical care and mental health services to residents of the Petaluma area
Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa is a community based, not-for-profit hospital serving Sonoma County and surrounding communities


Newspapers

Business Resource The
Cloverdale Reveille
Metro Publishing, Inc.
Northbay Biz Magazine
Sonoma County Herald-Recorder
Sonoma West Publishers Inc
The Sonoma Valley Sun
Windsor Times The
Boheman.com news, music, movies, restaurants & wine culture in Sonoma, Marin and Napa counties
Business Journal weekly paper serving the Mendocino and Sonoma county coastal region.
Independent Coast Observer
Press Democrat
Sonoma Index-Tribune
Sonoma West Times and News


Parks

Annadel State Park
Armstrong Redwoods State Rsrve
Jack London State Historic Prk
Parks & Recreation Dept
Salt Point State Park
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve preserves 805 acres of the stately and magnificent Sequoia sempervirens, commonly known as the coast redwood
Duncans Mills Camp resort covers 1/4 mile along the banks of the Russian River in Northern California
Fort Ross State Historic Park is one of the oldest historical park units in the California State Park System
Jack London State Park
Parks and Recreation in Sonoma County Sonoma County - home of giant redwoods - offers a great variety of Federal, State and local parks
Safari West with information on current and previous exhibitions, location, and more.
Sonoma State Historic Park
Sonoma Traintown largest scale railroad in the Americas. Lakes, Forests, scale western town and a petting zoo.


Law Enforcement

Auditor-Controller
County Clerk
Sonoma County Fire Department
Sonoma County Sheriff's Department is committed to making community as safe as possible.
Superior Court
Treasurer-Tax Collector


Library

Sonoma County Library
Sonoma County Public Law Library


Transportation

Greyhound Bus Lines
North Coast Railroad Authority provides a unified & revitalized rail infrastructure meeting the freight and passenger needs of the region
Sonoma County Airport Airport services include professional fuel services, major aircraft maintenance, aircraft hangar space and tie-downs for based and transient customers
Sonoma County Transit countywide mass transit system. Includes routes, schedules, fares, lost and found, and customer service.


Entertainment

Annex Galleries Established in 1971, the Annex Galleries specializes in 19th and 20th century American and European fine prints, with an inventory of over 6000 works on paper.
Asphalt Museum
Charles M. Schulz Museum preserves, displays, and interprets the art of Charles M. Schulz
Cinnabar Theater
Northwood Golf Course remains one of the most scenic and challenging courses open to the public
Opera Lafayette 17th and 18th century opera presented in Sonoma County, CA and Washington, DC, made possible by a collaboration between The Violins of Lafayette, and The Redwoods Festival.
Petaluma Historical Museum/Library
Sonoma County Fair
Sonoma County Museum connects the region's rich history with contemporary and artistic cultural currents by providing cultural experiences for the enrichment, enjoyment and education of Sonoma County residents and visitors through the preservation of collections and the prese
Sonoma County Repertory Theater entertains, educates and engages community by producing plays and education programs of the highest artistic quality
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art


Wineries

Artiste Winery & Tasting Studio A second-generation winemaker, Bion Rice founded Artiste Winery with a vision of becoming one of the world's finest cuvee wine producers.
Benovia Winery
Davis Family Vineyard we have some pretty strong beliefs about wine. We believe wine is an essential element in a rich and passionate life. It adds an extra layer of flavors to both meals and to friendships.
Dry Creek Vineyard Founded in 1972 by David S. Stare, Dry Creek Vineyard paved the way for a renaissance of winemaking and viticulture in the Dry Creek Valley. 
Everett Ridge Winery Our Winemaking Philosophy begins in the vineyard. Dick Schultz, our winemaker says, the goal is to always make a wine that is the purest expression of the fruit.
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards & Winery Today, Ferrari-Carano's success is based first and foremost on the persistent dedication of the best vineyard and winemaking teams, and their commitment to making the finest wines year after year, without compromise.
Francis Ford Coppola Presents Rosso & Bianco




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