Challenged by the prospect of thousands of new houses being located within the Edwards Aquifer watershed, the Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance set about studying methods that might mitigate the effects of suburban development in this extremely fragile area. The result is a 106-page manual that is intended to fill a gap in the storm water management measures that currently protect the Edwards Aquifer in Central Texas.
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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Commission to Build a Healthier America issued a new report Jan. 13 calling on the nation to make fundamental changes to improve the health of all Americans. The nonpartisan group made three recommendations:
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The Friends of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Foundation present their 3rd annual National Speakers Luncheon featuring Captain Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger,III as the keynote. He’s best known for safely landing a plane in the Hudson River in 2009, the “Miracle on the Hudson,” but Sullenberger is also a best-selling author, lecturer and safety expert and will address what the health care industry can learn from aviation. The luncheon will also honor this years’ Beacon Award winner Tom C. Frost, Jr.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Feb 15 2013 - 5:24pm
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), South Central Texas Chapter received a $210,000 donation from TETCO and the Turner family to assist the nonprofit in its search to find a cure for type 1 diabetes, a life-threatening autoimmune disease.