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Santa Cruz County, CA

City Sites

Santa Cruz County
Aptos
Boulder Creek
Ben Lomond
Capitola
Felton
Santa Cruz
Watsonville


Hospitals

Bay Eye Medical Group
Outpatient Laboratory Services at Watsonville Community Hospital
Sutter Health
Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center
Dominican Hospital has a medical staff of about 400 physicians, and is a dual-campus network of quality-focused comprehensive care serving the health care needs of the Monterey Bay region
Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency exists to protect and improve the health of the people in Santa Cruz County. The Agency provides programs in Environmental Health, Public Health, Medical Care, Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment, and Mental Health
Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center of Santa Cruz specialty hospital for medical, surgical, and perinatal patients
Watsonville Community Hospital provides quality health care services to Watsonville and surrounding communities in the tri-county area along California's Central Coast


Newspapers

Great Exchange
Mercury News
Moutain Network News
Santa Cruz Record
Scotts Valley Banner-Valley Press
Good Times 30 Years As Santa Cruz County's News and Entertainment Weekly
Metro Santa Cruz
Press Banner Serving the San Lorenzo Valley and Scotts Velley since 1960
Santa Cruz Sentinel Local, state and national news, plus sports, business, politics, lifestyle and entertainment guides.
Santa Cruz Weekly Welcome to the Santa Cruz Weekly, the publication residents of and visitors to Santa Cruz County read each week for insightful writing about news, culture and events in and around Santa Cruz County.


Parks

Boulder Creek Recreation & Park District
Pinto Lake Park
Big Basin Redwoods State Park is California's oldest State Park, established in 1902. Home to the largest continuous stand of ancient coast redwoods south of San Francisco, the park consists of over 18,000 acres of old growth and recovering redwood forest, with mixed conifer, oaks, chaparral, and riparian habitats
Delaveaga Golfing
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation
Santa Cruz Surfing


Santa Cruz Community

Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce


Education

Cabrillo College provides an accessible and effective learning environment, which aids students in their pursuit of transfer, career preparation, personal fulfillment, job advancement, and retraining goals
Santa Cruz County Office of Education is a public agency whose purpose is to provide educational leadership, resources and services to schools to ensure quality educational opportunities for all students
Santa Cruz Kids Family friendly site featuring schools, kids activities, entertainment, recreation, summer camps, parenting resources, daycare facilities
UC Santa Cruz University of California


Law Enforcement

County Administrative Office is responsible for the preparation and supervision of the County's budget, legislative analysis, contract and grant administration, intergovernmental relations, supervision of non-elected department heads, and oversight of all departmental functions
District Attorney's Office is dedicated to enhancing the safety of all residents of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz County Fire Departments
Sheriff-Coroner's Office ''Our mission is to be united with local communities to make Santa Cruz County a place where all people can live safely and without fear''
Superior Court of California, Santa Cruz


Transportation

Amtrak California
Santa Cruz Metro mass transit system for Santa Cruz County in California
Watsonville Municipal Airport (WVI) is located in Watsonville California on the Central Coast near Santa Cruz, Salinas, Monterey, and Carmel
Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission


Library

Santa Cruz Public Libraries is a city-county library system with libraries throughout the County of Santa Cruz, California
UCSC Library
Watsonville Public Library provides a variety of information, materials and services in a welcoming place where people gather, learn, and celebrate our multi-cultural community


Entertainment

Capitola By The Sea Guide To Capitola, California
Capitola Historical Museum offers a collection of photographs and artifacts related to Capitola's history; as well as quarterly exhibits on the history and art of the area
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Museum of Art and History is all about visual culture and open all year long with four galleries on three floors with exhibits, family activities, tours, education programs, Historical archives, film series and lectures
Nickelodeon and Del Mar Movie Theaters
Rio Theatre
Santa Cruz Baroque Festival Baroque music opens the world of historic sound, and can lead both musician and audience on countless voyages of musical discovery
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is oldest amusement park PLUS a State Historic Landmark
Santa Cruz County Santa Cruz County Conference and Visitors Council
Santa Cruz County Actors' Theatre
Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center supports and encourages the arts through education, exhibition and cultural activities, reflecting the unique and diverse environment of the mountain communities
Santa Cruz City Museum of Natural History
Santa Cruz Mystery Spot is a gravitational anomaly located in the redwood forests just outside of Santa Cruz, California
Santa Cruz Wharf is the perfect setting for enjoying events while taking in the ocean view
Seymour Marine Discovery Center is part of the Joseph M. Long Marine Laboratory, a research and education facility of the University of California
Shakespeare Santa Cruz


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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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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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San Benito County, CA

City Sites

San Benito County
San Benito County Chamber of Commerce
Hollister
San Juan Bautista


Parks

State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - San Juan Bautista SHP
County Historical Park The County Historical Park is located on Airline Highway, near Bolado Park. Although still a work in progress, the park currently has a number of historic homes on the site to tour. There are 33 picnic areas available on a first-come-first-served basis for individual sites.
Hollister Parks
Pinnacles National Monument - National Park Rising out of the chaparral-covered Gabilan Mountains, east of central California's Salinas Valley, are the spectacular remains of an ancient volcano. Massive monoliths, spires, sheer-walled canyons and talus passages define millions of years of erosion, faulting and tectonic plate movement.
San Justo Reservoir
San Benito County Parks


Law Enforcement

California State Sheriffs' Association
San Benito County Administrative Office Mission: To provide effective leadership, management, and coordination of County services and employees to realize the goals of the organization, fulfill State mandates, and carry out the vision of the San Benito County Board of Supervisors.
San Benito County Fire Council The purpose of the San Benito Fire Council is to provide education, implement and fund projects in accordance with the National and California Fire Plans, mobilize citizens and agencies to reduce costs and losses from wildfires, exchange information and foster fire prevention, fire safety, and overall public health and safety within the County of San Benito.
San Benito County Marshal Office The San Benito County Marshal's Office is a highly professional, State-certified law enforcement agency that is committed to serving the judiciary and public competently, efficiently, ethically, and courteously.
San Benito County Treasurer, Tax Collector and Public Administrator The mission of this office is to effectively and efficiently perform the duties and responsibilities of each function in accordance with legal requirements and high standards of customer service.
Superior Court of California County of San Benito County


Hospitals

Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital The San Benito Healthcare District is committed to fulfilling community driven health and wellness needs, in partnership with physicians and other healthcare providers, by offering a compassionate, state of the art healthcare system.
Saint Louise Regional Hospital Providing excellent care with gentleness and kindness
San Benito County Public Health Services The mission of San Benito County Public Health Services is to protect and promote the health, safety and environment of the people by preventing and controlling disease, environmental hazards, injury and disability, and by educating and promoting healthy lifestyles.


Transportation

AMTRAK
Greyhound National Bus Services
San Benito County Express Provides shuttle bus service between Hollister, San Juan Bautista, Salinas, and South Santa Clara County, as well as Dial-A-Ride service, and Rideshare matching.
Christensen Ranch Airport
Frazier Lake Airpark
Hollister Municipal Airport Hollister Municipal Airport serves Hollister and San Benito County and is owned by the City Of Hollister.
Pinnacles Ranch Airport


Newspapers

Hollister Free Lance Local newspaper serving San Benito County since 1873. Published Tuesday-Saturdays mornings
The Pinnacle
Topix.net San Benito County News


Library

California State Library
SJB City/Carl Luck Memorial Library
San Benito County Free Library The San Benito County Free Library, in order to perform its vital role in the community, provides materials and services to help county residents obtain information, meeting their personal, educational, professional and recreational needs and enrich their lives with an appreciation for cultural diversity


Entertainment

El Teatro Campesino San Juan Bautista - creating a theater that reflects the Chicano experience. Founded by Luis Valdez.
Fremont Peak Observatory
Galeria Tonantzin is a gallery of women's contemporary art
Juan Bautista de Anza Historical Trail
San Benito County Historical Society History of San Benito County
San Benito County Fair Located 7 miles south of Hollister, San Benito County Fairgrounds is a wonderful setting for weddings, company or family picnics, dinner/dances, conferences, etc. for groups of all sizes.
San Benito Wine County Wineries in San Benito County
The Old Mission San Juan Bautista
Wapple House Museum The Historical Society's collection of artifacts is currently housed in the Wapple family home. McKenzie and Wolf Architects of San Jose designed this Prairie Style home for George Wapple, a pharmacist and a prominent citizen of the county. The home was completed in 1909 at a cost of $5888; this fee did not include fencing or fixtures. The Historical Society holds a long-term lease with the county, owners of this important historic structure.


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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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San Diego County, CA

City Sites

San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce
Alpine
Bonsall
Borrego Springs
Cardiff by the Sea
Carlsbad
Chula Vista
Coronado
Del Mar
El Cajon
Encinitas
Escondido
Fallbrook
Imperial Beach
Julian
La Jolla
La Mesa
Lakeside
Lemon Grove
National City
Poway
Oceanside
Pacific Beach
Ramona
Rancho Bernardo
San Diego
San Marcos
Santee
Solana Beach
Spring Valley
Vista


Hospitals

Alvarado Hospital
Alvarado Parkway Institute Behavioral Health System
Aurora Behavioral Health Care
Best-Start Birth Ctr
Broad Horizons
Calfornia Service Center
Children's Specialists of San Diego
County Of San Diego
Cresta Loma
Escondido Medical Offices
Health Network
Hyperbaric Technologies, Inc.
Ischem Corp
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente
Kindred Healthcare Operating Inc
Kindred Hospital-San Diego
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc.
Med Source Ventures, Inc
Medvantx, Inc.
Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
National Mentor Healthcare, Llc
Pacific Health Systems
Pacifica Health & Medical Llc
Palomar Medical Ctr
Palomar Pomerado Lifeline
Paradise Valley Hospital Inc
Poway Homecare
Promise Hospital of San Diego
Puente de Vida
Quality Assurance Services Inc
Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego
Rehab West, Inc.
San Dego Intrmittient Homecare
San Diego Podiatry Group
San Diego Vein Center
Scripps Green Hospital
Scripps Health
Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla
Scripps Mercy Hospital
Scripps Mercy Hospital-Chula Vista
Sharp Coronado Hospital & Healthcare Center
Sharp Coronadon Emergency Room
Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Sharp Memorial Hospital
Sharp Memorial Outpatient
Sharp Rees-Stealy Med Group
Sharp Reese Stealy
Sharp Weight Management & Health Education
Tenet Healthsystem Medical, Inc
Ucsd Healthcare
Urgent Care & More
Wagner Medical Inc
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center through its subsidiaries, owns and operates 97 acute care hospitals with 24,708 beds and numerous related health care services.
Childrens Hospital and Health Center pediatric medical and research hospital.
Fallbrook Hospital offers information on health programs and events, services, and employment.
Naval Medical Center
Palomar Medical Center To heal, comfort, and promote health in the communities we serve.
Paradise Valley Hospital Since its beginning in 1904, Paradise Valley Hospital has continued its founding mission of providing health care services to the surrounding, diverse communities in San Diego.
Scripps Memorial Hospital Scripps is a not-for-profit, community-based health care delivery network in San Diego, California, that includes five acute-care hospitals, more than 2,600 affiliated physicians, an extensive ambulatory care network, home health care and associated support services.
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center San Diego's health care leader with seven hospitals, three medical groups and a health plan.
Vencor Hospital San Diego Taking care of people who cannot take care of themselves.


Newspapers

A-LIST INTERNATIONAL
Ah/Hu & Assoc, Inc
B C I
California Horse Trader
Daily Journal Corporation
Diario San Diego
Donald N Gullans
Eagle Newspapers
East County Gazette
Gay & Lesbian Times
Hispanos Unidos
Korea Central Daily
La Prensa San Diego
Landmark Media Enterprises, Llc
Military Press Newspaper
Pacific Flyer Aviation News
Pacific-Sierra Publishing, Inc.
Philippino Press The
Poway News Chieftain, Rancho Bernardo News Journal
Reliable Posting & Publishing
San Diego Commerce
San Diego Community News
San Diego Community Newspaper Group Inc.
San Diego Navy Dispatch
San Diego Reader
San Diego Suburban Newspaper
San Diego Union
The Copley Press Inc
The Julian News
The Korea Times Los Angeles Inc
Valley Center Roadrunner
Veterans Journal
Villlage News, Inc.
Voice of San Diego
Webe Press
NBC San Diego
North County Times Editions of the North County Times Serving San Diego and Riverside Counties
San Diego Source San Diego Daily Transcript Web Page
San Diego Union Tribune
The Alpine Sun
The Coast News


Parks

Anza Borrego Desert State Park
Balboa Park Visiting Ctr
Joe Balderrama Recreation Ctr
La Mesa Park Maintenance
North Park Recreation Facility
Parks & Recreation Dept
PlayWerx
State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - Cuyamaca Rancho SP
State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - San Elijo SB
State of California Parks & Recreation Dept - Torrey Pines SNR
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Anza-Borrego Desert (State Park) With over 600,000 acres, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is the largest state park in the contiguous United States. 500 miles of dirt roads, 12 wilderness areas and miles of hiking trails provide visitors with an unparalleled opportunity to experience the wonders of the Colorado Desert.
Balboa Park Home to 15 major museums, renowned performing arts venues, beautiful gardens and the San Diego Zoo, the Park has an ever-changing calendar of museum exhibitions, plays, musicals, concerts, and classes-all in the beautiful and timeless setting of this must-see San Diego attraction
Old Town San Diego (State Historic Park) recreates life in the Mexican and early American periods of 1821 to 1872
Palomar Mountain State Park features spectacular views of the Pacific, camping, picnicking, hiking, and fishing (trout) in Doane Pond. Coniferous forests cover much of the 1,897, in contrast to the dry lowlands surrounding the mountain. This is one of the few Southern California areas with a Sierra Nevada-like atmosphere.
San Diego Beaches
San Diego Zoo
San Elijo (State Beach) Located on the San Diego Coast, San Elijo State Beach offers swimming, surfing and picnicking. The narrow, bluff-backed stretch of sand has a nearby reef popular with snorklers and divers.
Torrey Pines (State Reserve) State reserves have outstanding or unusual natural or scenic values. Torrey Pines State Reserve is a wilderness island in an urban sea. This fragile environment is the home of our nation's rarest pine tree - Pinus torreyana.


Law Enforcement

FireSafe San Diego County
San Diego County Courts
San Diego County Sheriff's Department In partnership with our communities , we provide the highest quality public safety services.
San Diego District Attorney we are dedicated to the pursuit of truth, justice and protection of the innocent, and the prevention of crime through the vigorous and professional prosecution of those who violate the law


Library

California State Library
Coronado Public Library
Oceanside Public Library
San Diego County Public Law Library
San Diego Public Library


Transportation

Metropolitan Transit System
San Diego International Airport centrally located near downtown San Diego, accommodates daily flights to 158 cities serving an average 36,500 passengers daily, handles more than 70,000 tons of air cargo annually. Commuter flights also depart from McClellan Palomar Airport in North San Diego County. Tijuana International Airport, near the international border, is served by a number of major airlines.
San Diego Transportation
Transportation in San Diego County


Entertainment

California Center for the Arts The mission of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is to promote the arts and their power for community building and enhancement, providing artistic, cultural, educational, social, and entertainment opportunities of the highest quality to enrich the lives of all within its reach
Maritime Museum of San Diego The museum has one of the world's finest collections of historic ships, including the world famous Star of India
Mingei International Museum
Museum of Photographic Arts
Musical Theater
San Diego Air and Space Museum Celebrate... Educate... Inspire!
San Diego Archaeological Center
San Diego County museums List of San Diego Museums
San Diego Museum of Art the region's primary resource for exhibitions and collections of fine art for more than 75 years
San Diego Museum of Man One of the nation's great collections of artifacts, folk art, and archaeological finds is located here
San Diego Natural History Museum Mission: To interpret the natural world through research, education and exhibits; to promote understanding of the evolution and diversity of southern California and the peninsula of Baja California; and to inspire in all a respect for nature and the environment
San Diego Opera presenting five operas annually, recitalists and concert artists, and a comprehensive education program.
San Diego Theatre Links
Opera West


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Santa Barbara County, CA

City Sites

Santa Barba County
Buellton
Carpinteria
Guadalupe
Lompoc
Los Alamos
Santa Barbara
Santa Maria
Solvang


Hospitals

Catholic Healthcare West
Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital
Greer Medical, Inc.
Med Center Inc
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Therapy Services
Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital
St Francis Medical
Cancer Center of Santa Barbara The Cancer Center meets this challenge with a committed staff, strong community support and true belief in its mission.
Cottage Health System Cottage Health System was formed in 1996 as the not-for-profit parent organization of Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital (including Cottage Children's Hospital), Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, and Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital
Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic The mission of the Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic is to specialize in the highest standards of quality health care through modern medicine and ancient traditions.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation Tenet's hospitals aim to provide the best possible care to every patient who comes through their doors, with a clear focus on quality and service.


Newspapers

Ampersand Publishing, Llc
Carpinteria Coastal View News
County News Clipping
Hitching Post
Los Angeles Times
Montecito Journal
Santa Barbara Independent Inc, The
Santa Barbara News Press
Santa Barbara News-press
Santa Maria Times Fax
Lompoc Record
Santa Maria Times
Santa Maria Sun The Santa Maria Sun is staffed by friendly and professional people whose goal each week is to produce the finest newspaper in Northern Santa Barbara County.
The Santa Barbara Independent features news of culture and city lifestyle


Parks

Elings Park Foundation
Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is a place of beauty and serenity, of education, research and conservation, of history and stewardship.
Santa Barbara County Parks
Isla Vista Recreation and Park District These parks are located throughout Isla Vista, and their purpose is to serve residents that live in the surrounding neighborhoods.
Santa Barbara Zoo 30 Acres. 500 Animals. 1 Great Zoo


Law Enforcement

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Mission: To review, investigate, deter, and prosecute all criminal and civil violations in order to protect the rights and ensure the safety of the citizens of California within the County of Santa Barbara.
Santa Barbara County Fire Department Mission: serve and safeguard community from the impacts of fires, medical emergencies, environmental emergencies, and natural disasters.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department We are committed to enhancing the quality of life through effective partnerships,protecting persons and property,while serving as role models to our community.
Santa Barbara County Public Defender The office of the Public Defender exists to provide legal services to those persons who qualify for our assistance.
Santa Barbara County Superior Court The mission of the Santa Barbara County Superior Court is to resolve disputes arising under the law in a fair, accessible, effective and efficient manner, and to interpret and apply the law consistently, impartially, and independently to protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitutions of California and the United States
Treasurer-Tax Collector-Public Administrator The mission of the Treasurer-Tax Collector for the County of Santa Barbara, is to provide quality, responsive and efficient service in presenting and collecting property taxes within the timeframes of the Governement Code.


Transportation

Clean Air Express The fleet's comfortable motor coaches provide daily round trip bus service from Santa Maria and Lompoc to Santa Barbara and Goleta
Easy Lift Transportation Easy Lift is a non-profit, charitable organization established to provide curbside-to-curbside "Dial-A-Ride" type transportation to senior citizens and people with disabilities in South Santa Barbara County
Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District MTD is a recognized leader in public transportation and is consistently ranked among the top ten transit operators nationally.
Coalition for Sustainable Transportation COAST is a Santa Barbara County regional organization promoting environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable transportation and reduced dependency on automobiles.
Santa Maria Area Transit
Santa Ynez Valley Transit Sata Ynez Valley Transit links Buelton, Los Olivos, Santa Ynez and Solvang.
Santa Barbara Municipal Airport


Library

Santa Barbara County Law Library Law library is open to the public and is committed to providing legal information to the citizens of Santa Barbara County
Santa Barbara Public Library System The mission of the Santa Barbara Public Library System is to provide information services, reading materials and educational resources to residents of all ages from the Santa Ynez Valley to Carpinteria.
Santa Maria Library The Santa Maria Public Library provides materials and services to help community residents obtain information to meet their personal, educational and professional needs.


Entertainment

Camerata Pacifica Camerata Pacifica is a chamber music ensemble based in Santa Barbara that performs a monthly series of concerts in Santa Barbara, Ventura, San Marino
Carpinteria Valley Museum of History Exhibits are arranged generally as vignettes, with unique household objects, tools, and various larger antiques - such as a car - that give a taste of what life was like for the people involved.
Center Stage Theater An intimate black box theater with weekly performances by a variety of artists and companies, located in Paseo Nuevo in the heart of the downtown Santa Barbara cultural district.
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
Elverhoj Museum of History & Art To collect, preserve and exhibit the history and Danish culture of Solvang and to promote the arts.
Flamenco Arts Festival, Inc. Annual Flamenco Festival
Hans Christian Andersen Museum
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Mission: To enlighten the public by developing and presenting fundamental knowledge of natural history research, so as to teach and inspire a lifelong passion and abiding respect for the natural world.
Santa Maria Museum of Flight The museum now has 11 aircraft, a Bowers Flybaby, Rand KR-2, 1929 Fleet Model 2, Parker Sailplane, Jensen Hang Glider, Stinson Reliant, 1931 Great Lakes (the Hunt Special), Klemm 35, North American F-86 and McDonnel/Douglas F-4S Phantom.
State Street Ballet's State Street Ballet is a professional ballet company dedicated to presenting excellent new work in dance while preserving the classics
Westmont College Repertory Theatre Westmont has long been recognized as a home to exciting, innovative theatre.




Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed to be accurate.