Community Information

Martin County, FL

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Transportation

  • Florida Association of Coordinated Transportation Systems Florida has 67 counties and all are served by Coordinated Transportation Systems. Hundreds of carriers in the coordinated system offer safe, cost effective transportation to the elderly, disabled, children at risk and other transportation disadvantaged persons who cannot purchase or provide their own transportation
  • Greyhound is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,100 destinations with 16,000 daily departures across North America
  • The Treasure Coast Connector Serves St.Lucie, Martin Counties

Entertainment

  • Arts Council of Stuart and Martin County Providing leadership that instills passion for the arts to benefit our community
  • Backus Gallery & Museum Founded in 1961, the A. E. "Bean" Backus Gallery & Museum was the first visual arts center on Florida's Treasure Coast and has grown to become a thriving cultural resource for local artists and art enthusiasts
  • Barn Theatre Martin County's Oldest Community Theatre
  • Environmental Studies Center
  • Hammock Creek Golf Club Designed by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus and son Jack Nicklaus II, at the Hammock Creek Golf Club, you'll be the member of something truly special
  • Lyric Theater Since 1987, the LYRIC THEATRE has hosted a variety of events, ranging from classical theatre to rock and country bands, orchestra and jazz concerts, dance recital and school programs, as well as movies
  • Martin Downs Country Club A private, member-owned club, it offers two exceptional, championship golf courses, twelve tennis courts, a Family Activity Center, two pools, a spa and a Fitness Center with Cybex equipment
  • Monarch Country Club
  • The US Sailing Centre of Martin County is a community sailing center offering recreational, competitive and learn-to-sail opportunities for youth and adults of all ages
Palm Beach County, FL

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Library

  • Palm Beach County Library System collection contains over 1,000,000 items and you'll find books, magazines, newspapers, films, videos, CDs, DVDs and information experts.
  • Boca Raton Public Library provides quality library services and resources necessary to meet the educational, recreational, cultural, business, and other information needs of its users. The Library is committed to provide information in all appropriate formats and shall select and organize its resources to benefit persons of all ages and abilities

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Saint Lucie County, FL

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Transportation

  • American Airlines
  • Amtrak Trains
  • Greyhound is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,100 destinations with 16,000 daily departures across North America
  • St. Lucie County International Airport
  • Treasure Coast Connector is the public transit provider for St. Lucie County through a contract with the Board of County Commissioners of St. Lucie County
  • Travel Hub is full-service agency proudly providing Port St. Lucie, Fort Pierce, Stuart, Vero Beach and Palm Beach with all their travel needs

Parks

  • Avalon State Park One of the state's newest seaside parks, Avalon has more than a mile of increasingly rare undeveloped beachfront. The park provides habitat for many species of wildlife
  • Fort Pierce parks
  • Fort Pierce Inlet State Park The shores and coastal waters at this park provide an abundance of recreational opportunities. The breathtakingly beautiful half-mile beach welcomes visitors for swimming, snorkeling, surfing, and scuba diving
  • Heathcote Botanical Garden A live museum of tropical flowers and foliage, both from native and exotic, including an enchanting Japanese Garden. Educational programs year round

Entertainment

  • Backus Gallery is home of "Bean" Backus, Florida's foremost landscape artist. Many of his Florida landscape paintings are displayed here
  • Cultural Affairs Council Cultural Affairs involve such diverse activities as: Visual Arts like painting, film and photography. Performing Arts, such as music, theatre, opera and dance
  • Fairwinds Golf Course Recently voted as one of the top three golf courses on the Treasure Coast, Fairwinds is known for its excellent condition and spectacular greens
  • Indian Hills Golf Course
  • Manatee Observation and Education Center open year-round and features a classroom, exhibit area and gift shop open six days a week
  • Navy UDT-SEAL Museum The only museum in the world dedicated exclusively to the elite warriors of Naval Special Warfare
  • Sunrise Theatre Completed in 1923, the Sunrise was built as a vaudeville theatre. The interior features a full-size stage, orchestra pit and balcony
  • South Florida Railway Museum provides the public with the history of railroading and how it affected the population growth and industry boom from the 1940's to the 1960's in the South Florida area
  • St. Lucie County Historical Museum
Indian River County, FL Miami-Dade County, FL

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Hospitals

  • Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is a medical/surgical facility, providing inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, medical, surgical and cancer services to the communities of northeast Miami-Dade and southeast Broward counties.
  • Baptist Health The mission of Baptist Health is to improve the health and well-being of individuals, and to promote the sanctity and preservation of life, in the communities we serve.
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute is committed to the protection and preservation of the treasured gift of sight.
  • Catholic Health Services provides a full continuum of healthcare and services to the southeast Florida community.
  • Cedars Medical Center is located in the heart of Miami.
  • Coral Gables Hospital provides comprehensive services designed to help you get well and stay well. Our community information center is part of Tenet South Florida.
  • Hialeah Hospital is a 378-bed acute care facility that has been serving the health care needs of communities from central to north Miami-Dade
  • Jackson Health System The strength of Jackson Memorial Hospital is its broad range of tertiary services and clinical programs and a medical staff that is recognized nationally for the quality of its patient care.
  • Kendall Regional Medical Center "To deliver quality, compassionate, and cost effective Healthcare services, in a safe environment, through operational excellence to our West Dade residents"
  • Kindred Hospital - South Florida - Coral Gables is a 53-bed JCAHO accredited, Medicare-certified, long-term, acute care facility.
  • Larkin Community Hospital provides the highest quality primary care, to serve the medical needs of our community, to honor the patient bill of rights and to ensure patient safety.
  • Mercy Hospital A 483-bed acute care facility, Mercy Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
  • Miami Children's Hospital provides comprehensive care and rehabilitation in all clinical areas for infants, children and young adults.
  • Miami Jewish Home & Hospital for the Aged offers a full menu of residential and community-based services, including skilled nursing care, Alzheimer's care, assisted & independent senior living, rehabilitation, adult day care, home care, hospice, mental health services and case management.
  • Palmetto General Hospital is a 360-bed acute care facility that serves the needs of growing South Florida communities

Newspapers

  • Coral Gables Gazette The newspaper has kept a tradition of giving its reader's the best source for local coverage of their South Florida communities.
  • Daily Business Review The paper delivers investigative and ground breaking news for dealmakers in South Florida and fresh business leads for entrepreneurs.
  • Entertainment News and Views Entertainment News & Views is a premier arts, dining and entertainment weekly for over 25 years
  • Miami Daily
  • Miami Herald Internationally recognized, prize-winning newspaper serving one of the most vibrant, diverse regions in America.
  • Miami New Times New Times has established a reputation for compelling stories ignored or overlooked by major media, for insightful coverage of local arts and entertainment, and for unflinching exposure of Miami's steamy political life.
  • Miami News Daily
  • Miami Today Miami Today specializes in uncovering important news about how business, government and civic life in Miami.
  • Street Weekly The Westside Gazette newspaper has maintained the professional, insightful and reader sensitive reporting that has gained the trust and respect of South Florida's African American community.
  • Sun Post

Parks

  • Big Cypress National Preserve The first National Preserve in the National Park System, Big Cypress has a mixture of pines, hardwoods, prairies, mangrove forests, cypress strands and domes.
  • Biscayne National Park We invite you to use this website as a way to test the waters, and hope that you will plan a visit to immerse yourself in the many moods of Biscayne National Park.
  • Everglades National Park Many wonders may be seen from a car window, but the Everglades reveals its greatest treasures to those who get out into it. Many of the park's trails are paved or wooden boardwalks.

Transportation

Library

Entertainment

  • African Heritage Cultural Arts Center The Center provides quality training for children and teens in performing, visual and media arts; develops its own resident companies; and supports arts organizations.
  • Bass Museum of Art The purpose of the Bass Museum of Art is to collect, preserve, exhibit, and interpret the visual arts.
  • Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden "Our mission is to save tropical plant diversity by exploring, explaining and conserving the world of tropical plants"
  • Joseph Caleb Auditorium The Auditorium is the center of many community programs and activities, including the Heart of the City Cultural Arts Series, featuring nationally known African-Americans of distinctive accomplishment and more.
  • Miami Metrozoo
  • Miami Seaquarium is the number one attraction in South Florida, being one of the leaders in manatee rescue, rehabilitation and release.
  • Miami-Dade County Auditorium is a Greater Miami's premier performing arts center for grand opera, symphony, theater, concerts, ballets, lectures and other programs of community interest.
  • Women's Park
  • Coconut Grove Playhouse Broadway by the Bay
  • Jackie Gleason Theater offers a diverse, year-round season of cutting edge and traditional programming that includes comedy, concerts, ballet, Broadway, television productions, and much, much more!
Broward County, FL

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Library

  • Broward County Library provides convenient access to a full range of innovative and cost-effective services that satisfy the changing needs of the people of Broward County for information, education and recreation

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