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Call for action after report highlights 'waste of taxpayers' money' during Dorchester prison closure
A PRISON source is calling for a public investigation after a report claims the closure of Dorchester prison led to a 'huge waste of taxpayers' money'.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Teds 16,000 Woodworking Plans Review : Instant PDF Access to the Most Creative DIY Woodworking Plans
Ted McGrath's extensive collection of over 16,000 woodworking plans has been able to set up new standards in the field of interior design.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Smithfield Herald
Belmont neighborhood sign being restored as part of Black History Month
Teacher Jerry Harper, second from left, shows students how to repair the sign. With him, from left, are Jason Matute, Janari Brown and Keith Gales.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Arts and Crafts Glass-Front Cabinet
It features a wide variety if techniques that are meant to broaden the skill set of any woodworker.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Arched-Top Whiskey Cabinet
The rear feet are dovetailed together, and I cut the dovetails before cutting them apart, so they would be easy to clamp in the vise.
5 Simple Ratios for Design
Here's a list of 5 simple ratios to keep in mind at any stage in your design process, or frankly any time you are building something! 1:1 - The ratio of reader to editor that we like to maintain here at Popular Woodworking.
U.S. Department of Defense
Face of Defense: Warrant Officer Mentors Soldiers, Students
An Army Reserve soldier deployed here is a teacher in civilian life, and he puts those skills to work mentoring younger soldiers.
The Miami Herald
A World of Wood
To learn more about woodcarving and woodturning or to try out the crafts for yourself, contact the South Florida Woodcarvers at email@example.com or the South Florida Woodturners Guild at firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-607-6345 .
The Daily Record
Yoder Hydraulics provides power units, hydraulic cylinders
The people at Yoder Hydraulics understand that every customer's needs are different and that's why they customize the power units and hydraulic cylinders they build.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Lyndeborough: Making an impression
Aaron Brown of Lyndeborough is best known for his large-scale metal sculptures. However, most of his sculpture work is at a scale that is difficult to display, so when the Hancock Town Library expressed interest in displaying his work, it was decided that his printmaking, some of which has inspired his sculptures over the years, was the better way ... (more)
Creative Surfaces to expand
Creative Surfaces Inc. is planning a $1 million expansion to increase capacity and give the business more than 100,000 square feet split among three buildings in Sioux Falls.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Local program pairs people in need with 'good neighbors'
Jack Rhodes, left, a volunteer with Wilshire Community Services' Good Neighbor Program, lends a hand to Ellis Roth, who is making a lazy Susan in the garage at his Grover Beach home.
'A little bit of big city'
By the time he was in high school, Gary Perkins knew he wanted to run his own business.
'A Better Blanket Chest Design'
I'm working on a book project at the moment in which we're including an article that refers to another articleand I'm out of pages.
Hollow-chisel Mortiser in Action
Hollow-chisel mortisers are one of my favorite tools. When mortising machines were first invented, a drill bit and a chisel were mounted side by side.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Essential Milling Machines
Before you can begin any woodworking project, some preliminary work is in order.
In the June 2013 issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine I wrote about Wharton Esherick and got a bunch of e-mails regarding some of the pieces pictured in the article.
Got a big dream but don't have the tools? This new space will make it possible: SLIDESHOW
Welding equipment and other types of tools that are too expensive for most individuals to purchase on their own are available for use at the Manufactory.
SD furniture maker's business rises from the ashes
Furniture maker Monte Pittman knew once a wind-driven fire pushed its way into his workshop north of Whitewood, there would be no stopping it.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Oakland's Emily Pilloton retools shop class with conscience
Mikaela James, 9, gains guidance from architect Emily Pilloton while using a miter saw during a class on how to fix things.