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Trans Star and the importance of it if you live in Houston

What We Do


Houston TranStar is a unique partnership of representatives from the City of Houston, Harris County, METRO and TxDOT who share resources and exchange information under one roof to keep motorists informed, roadways clear and lives safe in the fourth most populated city in the United States.

Established in 1993, TranStar manages the region's transportation system and is the primary coordination site for state, county and local agencies when responding to incidents and emergencies.

Dec 14, 2017
Dec 14, 2017 7:30 AM

Don't miss this meeting!!! You'll love his stories and interesting facts about criminal law.

Christopher L. Tritico, a native of Houston, Texas, received his Bachelors Degree at Sam Houston State University and his Doctor of Jurisprudence at South Texas College of Law.

Mr. Tritico is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and the Tenth Circuits, and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas .  He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, The Harris County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and The Houston Bar Association. Mr. Tritico was named one of the Top Lawyers for the People by H Texas Magazine in 2005-2009.

Mr. Tritico has practiced criminal defense his entire career. He has handled cases in both state and federal courts; cases ranging from environmental law to capital murder. Mr. Tritico has represented notable athletes such as Moses Malone, former Houston Rocket, Gary Sheffield, All-Star third baseman for the Florida Marlins and Julio Lugo, former Houston Astro. In 1997 Mr. Tritico was one of the trial lawyers who represented Timothy McVeigh in the Oklahoma City Bombing Case. Since 1988, Mr. Tritico has represented the Houston Federation of Teachers; with more than 5,000 members it is the largest teachers' union in the State of Texas . Mr. Tritico has represented the rights of union members at administrative trials before a Certified Hearing Examiner, the Board of Education for the Houston Independent School District , and the Texas Education Agency. In addition to the Houston Federation of Teachers Mr. Tritico represents the Employee Federation of North Harris Montgomery Community College District. Further, he has represented teachers' interest in both criminal district court and civil district court in Harris County, Texas.

Mr. Tritico began his career as an associate of famed attorney Richard Racehorse Haynes. After leaving Mr. Haynes' office in 1994, Mr. Tritico started his present firm Tritico Rainey PLLC in 2011. A regular speaker to the Houston Federation of Teachers and other groups, Mr. Tritico has presented workshops in areas such as administrative rights and techniques for avoiding false allegations of child abuse.

Mr. Tritico authored an article entitled Investigative Techniques Every Lawyer Should Know. In 1997 he authored Teacher Contracts and the Hearing Process: The Road to Victory The Houston Lawyer, March/April 1997, Vol. 34, No.5 and in 2008 he authored Collision Course: When Criminal Law and School Law Meet Voice for the Defense, October 2008, Vol 37, No. 8.

Mr. Tritico has appeared on Good Morning America, World News Tonight, Night Line, CBS Evening News, Meet the Press, Dateline NBC, 20/20, CNN, Fox News Channel, Court TV and others both nationally and internationally.  Mr. Tritico is the legal analyst for and host of The Chris Tritico Show on News Radio 740 KTRH. In addition he is the legal analyst for Fox 26, KRIV in Houston.

Dec 21, 2017
Dec 23, 2017
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Fellowship - the West U Way!

Between Christmas & New Year's Day we will join togther to spend time visiting with each other . . . without George hitting the bell too much.

Dec 28, 2017
Jan 03, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Immunizations are important?

Jan 04, 2018
Jan 06, 2018
8:30 AM – 12:15 PM
Jan 09, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Jan 10, 2018
9:45 AM – 11:45 PM

Famous stories from a Judicial standpoint.

Justice Ken Wise was appointed to the 14th Court of Appeals by Governor Rick Perry in October 2013. Prior to his appointment, Justice Wise served as the Judge of the 334th Judicial District Court in Harris County and Judge of the 152nd Judicial District Court in Harris County. In 2011, the 59 District Judges in Harris County elected Justice Wise to lead them as Local Administrative Judge. Justice Wise is an adjunct professor at the University of Houston Law Center.

Justice Wise earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, where he competed as a member of the intercollegiate rodeo team. Justice Wise graduated from the University of Houston Law Center where he was a member of the Order of the Barristers.

Justice Wise is very active in the service of the bar and the judiciary. He co-chaired a State Bar task force that conducted the first complete study of the Texas Court system since 1894. Justice Wise also serves as a member of the Supreme Court Task Force on Historic Court Record Preservation. He has also served as a multi-district litigation judge as well as a visiting judge in counties across the State of Texas. Justice Wise also served three terms on the Harris County Juvenile Probation Board.

A native Houstonian, Justice Wise has been very active in the Houston community. Justice Wise is a director of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and an advisory director of the Former Texas Ranger Foundation.

Ken is a fifth-generation native Texan and has one daughter, Sarah Jane.

Jan 11, 2018
Jan 13, 2018
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Jan 13, 2018
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Jan 14, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Peace Worldwide.

Jan 18, 2018
Jan 23, 2018
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Cyber Security and why security is important


Praised for doing our jobs right the first time, every time, BrazilCo has been delivering industry-leading litigation support throughout Texas and Louisiana since 1988. Collaborating with elite legal professionals including attorneys, paralegals, judges and investigators, our team works tirelessly to ensure you’re prepared for discovery, arbitration and trial. Focused on gathering and analyzing evidence and organizing and preparing presentations for trial, our services are successfully deployed – making your case and helping you win.

Jan 25, 2018
Jan 27, 2018
9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Jan 27, 2018
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Jan 27, 2018
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Baylor University - School of Social Work

Feb 01, 2018
Feb 04, 2018
5:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Feb 07, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Feb 08, 2018
Feb 10, 2018
10:31 AM – 3:31 PM
Feb 13, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Most important job ever...Being a Firefighter.

Feb 15, 2018

Founder of Culture of Heath Advancing Together

CHAT works to empower immigrant and refugee families through education and social services.

Feb 22, 2018

Why we need those YUMMY cookies in the Spring Time.

Mar 01, 2018
Mar 05, 2018
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Mar 07, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Don't miss this if you are remodeling and needing fresh ideas.

Mar 08, 2018

What a county clerk does and why they are important.

Mar 15, 2018

Search Homeless

Mar 22, 2018
Mar 23, 2018
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Mar 25, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Being Courteous, Brave, Obedient, Mindful, Loyal, Friendly, Patient, Kind, Reverant, & Trustworthy

Mar 29, 2018
Apr 04, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Author for her new book - The Rose

Apr 05, 2018
Apr 07, 2018
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Apr 07, 2018
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Apr 08, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Apr 10, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

What's new with Houston Public Media.

Apr 12, 2018
Apr 14, 2018
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Apr 15, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Apr 16, 2018 5:00 PM

A non profit organization which focuses on changing the lives of young people who have formerly been involved in the juvenile justice system by way of work and education.

Apr 19, 2018
Apr 22, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Apr 23, 2018
12:01 PM – 5:00 PM
Apr 24, 2018
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Sarah Davis is a civil defense attorney with the national law firm of Wilson Elser and serving in her fourth term as the State Representative for Texas House District 134, located in Houston, Texas. 
Sarah was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2010, and served on the Public Health and Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committees. Her subsequent re-election to her second term in 2012 saw an increase in responsibility. She served on the Public Health, Calendars, and Appropriations committees, serving on the Health and Human Services article of the Appropriations Committee. 
Following her re-election to her third term in 2014, she served as Co-Chair of the Select Committee to Determine a Sufficient Balance of the Economic Stabilization Fund, was re-appointed to the Appropriations Committee, where she chaired the Appropriations Sub-Committee on Budget Transparency and Reform and again served on the Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee, additionally, she was appointed to serve on the Public Health, Calendars, and General Investigating and Ethics Committees. She was also appointed to serve on the interim subcommittee to study mental health. 

Apr 26, 2018
Apr 26, 2018 – Apr 28, 2018
Apr 28, 2018
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Apr 29, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
May 01, 2018
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
May 02, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Storyteller and world traveler

May 03, 2018
May 06, 2018
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
May 08, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Neighbors in Action

Since Neighbors in Action first opened a community center in Port Houston in 2012, our numbers have grown exponentially. But at NIA it is about so much more than the numbers – I am proud to say that we know the name, face, and story of each child, teenager and adult that comes through our doors. We support our families throughout life’s ups and downs. What makes our organization special is that we don’t serve clients, but we build family. 

May 10, 2018
May 11, 2018
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
May 12, 2018
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
May 15, 2018
6:30 AM – 9:30 AM

The Woman's Resource of Greater Houston TWR

TWR’s Mission is to help women and girls make choices toward becoming independent, productive and financially stable, and its Vision is that that all women and girls in our community are financially literate, productive, and self-sufficient.  

May 17, 2018
May 19, 2018
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
May 19, 2018
9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
May 23, 2018 – May 25, 2018
May 23, 2018
6:00 PM – 9:30 PM

President George's BIG announcement.

May 24, 2018
May 30, 2018 – Jun 01, 2018

They will tell us how much fun they had with WUR and how much they will miss your smiling faces.

May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018
6:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Jun 06, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Jun 07, 2018
Jun 07, 2018
6:15 PM – 9:30 PM
Jun 09, 2018
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM