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INDEX: January 2014

This month we feature Arch City Granite & Marble, a company making a significant impact in the St. Louis area, and present the work of a stone sculptor with projects installed world-wide- Jon Barlow Hudson. We review several products and present our picks of the 10 Best Products for 2014, and will continue to bring you more great product reviews as they roll out for 2014. We also have some timely advice offered this month on strategic planning for the coming year. Send your letters and comments to publisher@slipperyrockgazette.net. Larry Hood, Editor

January 2014 Issue Articles

Arch City Granite & Marble, by Peter J. Marcucci  

A Triumphant Return    

Bellavita Tile Appoints Skinner as Central U.S. Regional Manager 

New Year’s Resolutions 4 Geeks 

From the Publisher’s Pen, by Rich Hassert  

Sports Quote of the Month  

Top Ten Tools for 2014, by Joel Davis 

News Around the Nation 

The Stone Detective, by Frederick M. Hueston, PhD 

Bring Back the Backhoe  

The Piano Lesson 

New Savona Tile Showroom Showcases Crayola Glass Tile Collection 

Who Gives a Hoot? 

Get It Off Your “Chess”  

Florim USA Introduces Pietra Romana  

Mediterranea Releases Ocean Drive Series 

Hop to It, Mate! 

Insanity by Degrees, by Sam Venable 

Quote for the New Year  

Creative Edge Master Shop Releases Silver Anniversary Waterjet Calendar Gallery  

On Celebrating the New Year  

A Different Kind of Enterprise  

Natural Stone Council Issues Position Statement on OSHA’s Silica PEL Proposal  

Theft Defying Acts  

It Came from the Depths 

The Varmint County Chronicles, by Boomer Winfrey  

Deadbeat Dad Still Dead  

A Company to Copy, by Aaron J. Crowley  

Ready to Rock: Stonetone® Music and Floyd Rose Offer New Granite Sustain Block, by Stacy B. Williams

’Tis the Season … for Planning!, by Richard Pierce Thomas 

The Slippery Rock Classifieds  

That Was No Ax-cident  

Police Dog Pensions  

Profiles in Sculpture: Jon Barlow Hudson, by Peter J. Marcucci 

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