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  • Construction work continues right on schedule at the old Sell House on Northline Road, with the goal to have it totally renovated for a December grand opening of the new headquarters of...
  • Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be conducting local meetings in several locations throughout Wayne County this week to assist residents who experienced flooding as a result of the August 11 storm. These meetings, known...
  • The reopening and new membership drive for the new Taylor Recreation Center took place this morning (Wednesday, October 1). The center is located at 22805 Goddard, near the corner of Pardee Road.

    Through Saturday, October 4, the center...
  • “Fix It! Taylor,” a new online program that allows anyone to report and...

  • Vendors are still being sought for the City's annual Fall Fest, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 11 at Heritage Park.

    This is a fun family event including free hayrides, pumpkin decorating and more. Cider and donuts and bounce houses will be available for a small fee.

    Arts and crafts will be on hand.

    The...

  • The Keep Michigan Beautiful Awards has honored the City of Taylor's Sheridan Center Project with the Presidential Plaque, the organization's highest honor. Keep Michigan Beautiful, Inc. annually recognizes programs and activites that substantially contribute to environmental improvement, clean up, beautification, site renovation and historical...

  • Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park will open its doors in Taylor to offer a thrilling experience for the whole family atop a court of connecting trampolines. Specializing in active fun, the creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park has a variety of gravity defying activities that will get people of all ages jumping for joy. It is located...

  • ‘Cloud 9’ Synthetic Marijuana Drug Warning: Wayne County Issues Public Health Emergency Imminent Danger Order. Advises Residents about Drug Dangers; Begins Random Inspections of Retailers 

     Due to recent local cases involving health-related incidents from illegal...

  • The City of Taylor continues to see a decline in key crime areas over the first eight months of 2014, according to the August crime statistics released by Police Chief Mary Sclabassi last week.

    The report, tracks crime in different categories and compares 2014 statistics to previous years. In April, the report showed about a 15-percent...

  • The late Dominick Keck loved to dream. He loved the Heritage Park Petting Farm and his favorite Christmas song was "Dominick the Donkey," which made him long to visit the donkeys at the farm.

    Dominick, just 8, passed away last December, but those who knew him best want to keep his memory alive. "Team Dominator" is presenting "Dom's...

  • The Taylor Animal Shelter is planning a “Pre-Halloween Pet Adoption Day” on Saturday, September 27.

    The event will take place between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

    All pets will be $40.

    Licensing will also be available.

    The Taylor Animal Shelter, located at 25555 Northline Road (next to the Department of Public Works...

  • LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today requested President Obama declare a major disaster for the state of Michigan as a result of the flash flooding that occurred in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties on Aug. 11. The request comes at the conclusion of an in-depth, two-week long assessment of damage to the area.

    Snyder requested...

  • 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...