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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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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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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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