Lewis Wallace http://delmarvapublicradio.net en A Chinese Company Brings Hope To Former GM Workers In Ohio http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/chinese-company-brings-hope-former-gm-workers-ohio For years, industrial cities across the U.S. have watched factories pack up and leave, taking their operations to Mexico or China. But here's something relatively new: increasing numbers of Chinese companies are <a href="http://money.cnn.com/2012/04/24/smallbusiness/china-us-manufacturing/">bringing manufacturing</a> to the United States.<p>Just south of Dayton, Ohio, a Chinese auto-glass maker now plans to open up shop in what used to be a large General Motors truck plant.<p>The announcement is a big deal for this former factory town.<p>Death knell, nail in the coffin, final blow. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 20:57:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48371 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net A Chinese Company Brings Hope To Former GM Workers In Ohio 'Banking Deserts' Spread Across Low-Income Neighborhoods http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/dayton-ohio-latest-area-suffering-banking-desert The closure of bank branches can leave people in low-income areas vulnerable to predatory lenders and pricey check cashers. On the west side of Dayton, Ohio, residents and businesses are trying to entice banks to come back after a recent closure created a banking desert nearly five miles wide. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 10:11:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44587 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net