Little League opening day is Saturday in Taylor

Saturday, April 24, is opening day for the four Little Leagues in Taylor. Ceremonies are scheduled for 9 a.m. at Taylor North Central (Pardee north of Ecorse Road), 10 a.m. for Taylor Northwest (Papp Park at Wick and Westlake), 11 a.m. at Taylor Northeast (Wick between Monroe and Mortenview) and noon at Taylor South (Heritage Park on Pardee between Goddard and Northline). A few years ago, Governor Jennifer Granholm referred to Taylor as the "Little League capital of Michigan."