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Lauren’s Garden Memorializes 9/11 Victims

Posted on · We learn about Lauren’s Garden, a small park and fountain in downtown Houston’s Market Square Park, that memorializes victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The park gets its name from Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas — a passenger on United Flight 93 who grew up in Houston. A visitor to the garden — who happens to be a veteran […]

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Lauren’s Garden Memorializes 9/11 Victims

Posted on · We learn about Lauren’s Garden, a small park and fountain in downtown Houston’s Market Square Park, that memorializes victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The park gets its name from Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas – a passenger on United Flight 93 who grew up in Houston. A visitor to the garden — who happens to be a […]

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Project ETHAN: Reducing Unnecessary Trips to the Emergency Room

Posted on · Back in December 2014, all firehouses in the city of Houston began implementing an intervention program called Project ETHAN, or Emergency Tele-Health and Navigation. The goal: to direct non-emergency patients who call 911 to primary care clinics, instead of automatically taking them to the ER. We talk with Dr. Michael Gonzalez, program director of Project […]