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While this topic is important to discuss year-round, September is suicide prevention awareness month, a dedicated time to raise awareness on the subject and connect individuals having suicidal thoughts to resources and treatment services.

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Concrete is used far and wide, across all continents, and countries. It is considered the most manufactured material in the world. 

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A bevy of negative news this week has once again stoked fear that an economic downturn is imminent.

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On Monday, August 12th Hancock Lumber officially broke ground at the future home of their tenth lumberyard and kitchen design showroom in Saco, Maine.

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Managerial accounting is a form of cost accounting that identifies, measures, analyzes, interprets and communicates key information to management for a specific operating area or division. 

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One of the many hats Matt Chilton wears at Apex Truss is HR and workforce development and, as it is for many in this industry right now, it’s a hat of the ten-gallon variety. “I’ve been tasked with getting in the door at local schools to start a pipeline,” says Matt.

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The Truss Plate Institute (TPI), the leading provider of truss engineering information for the construction industry, formally announced via ANSI’s Standards Action published 8/23/2019 the initiation of the process to revise/reaffirm the industry standard, ANSI/TPI 1-2014, National Design Standard for Metal Plate Connected Wood Truss Construction.

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A little over three-and-a-half million kids are among the graduates of America's public and private high schools in 2018, and it's expected that just over 3 million will enroll in degree-granting post-high school institutions in the Fall, according to the Institute of Education Sciences' National Center for Education Statistics.

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Builders FirstSource, Inc. reported its results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2019.