Education Leaders from Guangzhou, China Visit Triton College

Thursday, August 31, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Dr. Sue Campos, the dean of Triton College’s Health Careers and Public Service programs, leads a group of educators from Guangzhou, China on a tour of Triton’s Health and Sciences building on August 29. | Submitted photo

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Proviso Township Residents–China May Have Your Jobs

An employee in a forklift cruises past Chinese shipping containers. Photo by Business Insider. Monday, December 15, 2014 || By Michael Romain New study estimates 4,600 jobs lost in 7th Congressional District from ’01 to ’13 due to U.S. trade deficit with China A recently released study (PDF: EPI US China Trade Deficit Study) by the liberal Economic Policy Institute (EPI) estimates that between 2001 and 2013, … Continue reading Proviso Township Residents–China May Have Your Jobs

Kite Runner: Why This Maywood Native Wants To Import A Chinese Passion To His Hometown

(Valane Spaulding setting up for yesterday’s Family Kite Day at Conner-Heise Memorial Park. Photo by Michael Romain for The Village Free Press).  Sunday, July 6, 2014 || By Michael Romain MAYWOOD–When newlyweds Valane and LaTrina Spaulding honeymooned to Beijing this year, the city’s thriving kite-flying culture made such an impression that Valane brought back some of that aerial passion to America–and in particular, Maywood, the place where … Continue reading Kite Runner: Why This Maywood Native Wants To Import A Chinese Passion To His Hometown