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  • The Taylor Recreation Center will reopen as a full-time recreational facility during a grand opening and membership drive beginning on October 1, according to Mayor Rick Sollars.

    The facility, located at 22805 Goddard Road near Pardee, has been closed on and off for over two years, thanks to budget restraints under former Mayor Jeffrey...

  • The City of Taylor is currently seeking two people to serve as alternates on the Zoning Board of Appeals.

    The Zoning Board of Appeals hears and decides questions that arise in the administration of the zoning ordinance, including the interpretation of the zoning maps, and may adopt rules to govern its procedures sitting as a Zoning Board...

  • Construction work on the old Sell House on Northline Road between Racho and Allen roads restarted last week, with the goal to have it totally renovated for a Decmeber grand opening of the new headquarters of Enchanted Makeovers.

    CBS Radio and The News-Herald Newspapers were on hand for the event, which included dozens of staffers from...

  • Something new is always happening at the Taylor Sportsplex

    Learn to Skate Classes for all levels and all ages start at 5:45 p.m. Monday, September 15.

    Meanwhile, the Snowplow Sam Preschool Learn to Skate Class begins at 11:15 a.m. Thursday starting September 25.

    Parents are welcome to attend with their student.

    Call...

  • Openings are still available in the sixth annual golf outing to support the Fish & Loaves Community Food Pantry, which is scheduled for Saturday, September 13, at Taylor Meadows Golf Club, 25360 Ecorse Road.

    The golf outing is an important event that provides funding for the pantry, which supplies food for needy and hungry families...

  • DTE Energy has restored power to all but 2,000 of the 375,000 customers impacted by one of the most damaging storms to hit Southeast Michigan in the past century (Friday, September 5). 

    Taylor had 1,358 still without power.

    The outages are scattered throughout DTE Energy’s service territory, which is comprised of 2.1 million...

  • The National Weather Service is posting hazardous weather outlooks and flood advisories for the rest of today, Wednesday, September 10.

    Widespread rain is expected to continue throughout the day with embedded thunderstorms. Throughout the next hour, these storms should not be severe. However, after 5 p.m., the severity may increase with...

  • A 5K run and walk will raise will raise funds and support for the Taylor-based Christy’s Legacy of Hope charity for orphaned children around the world.

    The second annual Christy’s Dance in the Park 5K and Fun Run for Kids are scheduled for the morning of Saturday, September 13, at Taylor’s Heritage Park, 12111 Pardee Road.

    Christy...

  • Mayor Rick Sollars has announced that the City of Taylor is currently working to dispose of tree branches downed during Friday (September 5) night's heavy storm.

    Residents can dispose of storm-related tree branches in two ways: They can take them to the Transfer Station/Compost Center through Saturday, September 13, or they can move them...

  • With all the recent discussions about city ordinance violations, Mayor Rick Sollars and Department of Public Services Director David Mackie wanted to take time to make sure that residents were aware of what ordinance officers are usually looking for when it comes to citations.

    The city recently assigned ordinance officers to specific...

  • An"Oktoberfest" fund-raiser event has been scheduled at the Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.

    Proceeds from the event will go to the Taylor Reading Corps.

    Oktoberfest will feature craft beers, food trucks and live music. It is scheduled for 5-10 p.m. Saturday, September 20. Tickets are $20, which include two beers and a...

  • Bob Armstrong and Mark Sklar, co-owners of the popular Sax Discount Sav-Mor Pharmacy, were honored with a City of Taylor Official Proclamation during the City Council's Tuesday, September 2, regular meeting. Sax was sold in August to Walgreens.

    Armstrong started the Sax pharmacy in 1983 and was joined two years later by Sklar. Both men...

  • It is September and that means it is getting closer to Christy's Dance in the Park 5K Run/Walk, planned for Saturday, September 13.
     
    The second-annual event is scheduled to have a children's run at 8 a.m. followed by a 5K at 8:30.

    The event, through Christy's Legacy of Hope, is sponsored by Taylor...
  • Taylor CERT is celebrating National Preparedness Month in several different ways.

    This...
  • Taylor Professional Firefighter's Local 1252 will present its annual "Firefighter's Ball" on Friday, September 12, at the All Saints Knights of Columbus, 24900 Brest Road, Taylor.

    Cocktail hour begins at 6 p.m. with dinner served at 7:30.

    There will be door prizes, open bar, grand prize of a $1,000 vacation package and much...
  • The City of Taylor has closed Northwest Pool for the season.

    The pool was reopened June 13 after being closed for three years. 

    Historically, Northwest Pool -- located inside Northwest Park, which borders Van Born on the north, between Beech Daly and John Daly -- was one of...
  • The garage sale held last week by Pound Pals of Taylor was so successful that the group is coming back for more this week!

    It is hosting a garage sale Thursday through Sunday...
  • Taylor police have arrested and charged three Taylor men in connection with home invasions in the city’s northeast neighborhoods. ...
  • Taylor police have arrested and charged three Taylor men in connection with home invasions in the city’s northeast neighborhoods. ...
  • Danny Reynolds, who has been the acting head of the Taylor Fire Department since May of 2013 and was named the City’s newest full-time fire chief in July, was officially sworn into his...