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INDEX: June 2012

Slippery Rock celebrates this Father’s Day edition with the Webco Story, about a locally-based stained glass and stone company using stellar materials and machines. Our Publisher, Rich Hassert, and also special correspondent, Peter Marcucci, focus on the recent Coverings 2012 Trade Show and the innovative concepts displayed there. Our featured correspondent, Joel Davis, also writes on the resurgence of the much improved two-stroke engine speed saw, and our stalwart reporters bring you the latest industry news, good advice and opinions. Let us know what you think of our content.

June 2012 Issue Articles

The Webco Story: From Stained Glass to Granite, by Joel Davis

From the Publisher’s Pen, by Rich Hassert

The 4th Marriage

This is a Plug-Up!

He Was in a Really Pissy Mood

The SFA Will Feature The Cage at 2012 Mega Workshop,
October 10-12

Braxton-Bragg Helps Eliminate Frustration When Filtering
Dust and Debris

MIA Launches New Stones of North America iPad App

Who’s the Star? by Ida Mae Nowes

Good Riddance

Can’t Make Heads or Tails of It

Dear Old Dad

Ah, the Married Life!

The Concrete Decor Show is Coming to Charlotte, NC,
March 11-15, 2013

Don’t Text and Drive (Stolen Trucks)

Turkeys Gone Wild

Arley’s Tenth Annual Tile & Stone Expo, June 12th,
Slated to Be the Best Ever

Cuffed Out of Curiosity

A Heart Attack Waiting to Happen

Stunning Agate Collection Introduced to the Marketplace
by Stone & Pewter Accents

Just Use the Signal, Commissioner

Robert Chambers Joins Laticrete as Customer Service Representative

Clean Floors Chemical-Free with Diama-Clean Floor Maintenance Pads

When TV Was Still Golden, by Anne Tenna

Hastings, Minneapolis Countertop Fabricator, Innovative Surfaces,
Helps to Remodel a House on PBS’ Hometime

Dumbell Drops Dumbell on Bullet

Stepfather Not Stepping Up

The Stone Detective, by Frederick M. Hueston, PhD

Amazing Chandelier Produced Exclusively with Laticrete Materials
Wins Mosaic Arts International 2012 Award

When Some Bunny Loves You

Is Having the Newest Really Worth It? by Carmen Ghia

A Beef with a Burger

DIY Burgers and Fries

Not Just Another Urban Legend, by Rufus Leakin

MIA Launches iStone App for the iPad

Braxton-Bragg is Offering Stone Fabricators a New Way to Turn Waste into Profit

Just Grin and "Bare" It

New Historic Documentary on Natural Stone in the Works

Oui, We Got You!

Send in the Clowns, by Anne Tenna

From CEO to CEEO, by Aaron J. Crowley

Granite Guy Moonlighting as Race Care Driver Wins
BF Goodrich Super Tour

Things I Learned Living in the South, by Rufus Leakin

The Slippery Rock Classifieds

Braxton-Bragg is Proud to Offer Dr. Fred’s Blue Be Gone

Stone Pro Honing-Polishing Head Gives Fabricators Finer Control

Leadership Essential...Get Communication Right!
by Richard Pierce Thomas

The Facebook Bigamist

Now, That’s a Mouthful

Just Get a Dog, Dude

Don’t Be a Direct Mail Fraidy Cat, by Sean McCool

The Polished Perspective, by Tom McNall

Good Advice of the Month

Can’t Text and Chew Gum

The Varmint County Chronicles, by Boomer Winfrey

Coverings 2012: Success by Design, by Peter J. Marcucci

Five Axes Broaden MultiCam® 8000 Series CNC Router Applications

Father’s Day Quote

Reading, Writing and Miranda Rights

Redi Trench™ Debutes at the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show,
Wins Best of the Bath Award

Putting on the Squeeze

Demise of the Two-Stroke Engine Has Been Greatly Exaggerated,
by Joel Davis

Stone & Image, by Peter J. Marcucci

The First Coverings Installation & Design Awards Presented

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