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AWFS picks Fresh Wood winners in Vegas

Written by Jennifer Hicks Wednesday, 26 August 2009 19:20

This year's AWFS Fresh Wood student design competition, held as part of the AWFS Vegas fair, attracted 165 entries from 49 different schools in the United States and Canada. Twenty-seven college and high school students went home with new tools and cash prizes for their entries.



Venture will help disabled woodworkers

Written by Jennifer Hicks Wednesday, 26 August 2009 19:36

12_venture_0112_venture_01New school in West Virginia accommodates those who have a physical challenge and are aspiring to learn the trade



Housing starts and permits see a boost

Wednesday, 26 August 2009 19:34

First-time home-buyer tax credit expires on Dec. 1 and data suggests that may have played a role in recent building



General will seek a bigger U.S. presence

Written by Jennifer Hicks Wednesday, 26 August 2009 19:31

10_general_01Canadian-based manufacturer wants to lower reliance on cross-border shipping and gain a larger market share in America



Sequoia Award winners honored at AWFS

Wednesday, 26 August 2009 19:26

Seven companies earned Sequoia Awards at the 2009 AWFS Vegas fair, which recognize and honor the creativity, quality and innovation of the best new offerings on the market. Entries are evaluated on quality, production impact, practicality and innovation.



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