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  • The Taylor Police Department will sponsor an American Red Cross blood drive from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 8, at the Police Station, 23515 Goddard Road.

    Appointments can be made by calling Marge Maladecki at (734) 374-1445 or sending e-mail to mmaladec@ci.taylor.mi....

  • In an effort to help reduce health-care costs for residents and businesses in the Metropolitan Detroit area, Greater Grace Temple-Taylor and Project Healthy Living are offering free health screenings at the temple from 10 a.m. to 2 pm. Sunday, April 1.

    Greater Grace Temple is located at 24111 Koths in Taylor.

    Sponsored by WXYZ-TV...

  • A Texas Hold’em tournament will raise funds for the John F. Kennedy High School band in Taylor.

    The tournament is set for 6 p.m. to midnight March 24 at St. Cyril of Jerusalem Catholic Church on Pelham Road near I-94. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.

    Admission is $50, which covers the cost of the game, beer and pizza. Prizes will...

  • The newest group of high school students making up Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe's Youth Advisory Council were introduced during the February 20 City Council meeting. The members are Miranda Crace, Rachel Daughtery, Stacy DeShano, Courtney Hardison, Chris Hernandez, Holly Lee, Scott Schrandt, Amber Sharp and Steve Roe.

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  • The members of the Western Wayne Plumbing and Mechanical Association have been recognized as the City of Taylor volunteers of the month by Mayor Cameron G. Priebe. Eight members of the association were presented proclamations signed by the Mayor during the February 20, City Council meeting.

    Last December 2, group members donated their...

  • A Texas Hold'em poker tournament is scheduled for March 9 at Taylor Meadows Golf Club. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The tournament begins at 7 p.m.

    Tickets are available from the Board of Education Office on Northline Road in front of Kennedy High School or by calling Cathy Busatti at (734) 374-1209 or Amy Skehan at (313) 295-5742.

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  • Saturday, February 24, 2007

    9 a.m. - Noon

    Southland Shopping Center in Taylor

    In 2006, Wayne-Metro Community Action Agency was able to help thousands of people during their energy crisis, but hundreds more were turned away when funds ran out. Low-income families spend one of every $5 they earn to heat their homes during...

  • Bridal Show 2007 at the Lakes of Taylor Golf Club

    25505 Northline Road

    This Sunday, February 25

    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Lakes of Taylor Banquet Room
    Located on the upper level of the Lakes Clubhouse

    Admission is $5 per person
    Complimentary Hors D'oeuvres provided
    for more...

  • The City of Taylor’s management association will again present annual scholarships to two deserving high school graduates from the City of Taylor.

    Applications are now available at the following locations: Truman and Kennedy high school’s counseling offices and the City of Taylor Golf, Parks and Recreation Office, 22805 Goddard Road. ...

  • The Taylor Northeast Little League will conduct 2007 baseball, softball and T-ball registration at the clubhouse from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays, February 17 and 24 and March 3, and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays, February 18 and 25 and March 4. The TNE clubhouse is located on Wick Road between Mortenview and Monroe. The league also will conduct...

  • The deadline for Taylor property owners to pay their taxes has been extended to February 28 by a vote of City Council. For more information, call the Treasurer's Office at (734) 374-1487. Do not call on February 14 as city offices are closed due to the snow emergency.

  • The City of Taylor’s Department of Senior Services has launched a series of fund-raising efforts to purchase a new bus for senior transportation.

    The William Ford Senior Activity Center is selling memorial brick pavers and McDonald’s restaurant value books and plans to sell Dearborn Hams at Easter time. A spaghetti dinner fund-raiser is...

  • The City of Taylor in Wayne County has declared a snow emergency, effective February 13, 2007. During a snow emergency, parking on streets in Taylor is prohibited to allow for snow removal.

  • A St. Patrick's Day dance -- featuring impersonators of country music stars Garth Brooks, Neil Diamond and Toby Keith -- will help raise money for needy veterans and other Taylor residents.

    The party is scheduled for 7 to 11 p.m. March 17 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars hall at 11590 Pine Street, just south of Goddard Road. Doors...

  • A Texas Hold'em Tournament is scheduled for February 24 at the Taylor Moose, 9981 Telegraph Road between Wick and Goddard roads. Registration begins at 5 p.m. with the starting time set for 6 p.m. The event is a benefit for the Junior League World Series, held every August in Heritage Park in Taylor. There is a $60 buy-in. Advanced...

  • The Taylor Cultural Arts Commission has announced a new scholarship program for graduating seniors beginning with the current school year.

    Two scholarships, each in the amount of $500, will be available to graduating high school seniors.  The application deadline is April 6, 2007, and notification of the awards will take place May 1....

  • February 9 is the deadline to purchase tickets to the Taylor Seniors Sweetheart Dance, scheduled for February 16 at the William Ford Senior Activity Center, 6750 Troy. Tickets are $12. The Internationals will provide the music and dinner will be catered.

  • The next chance for residents to meet one on one with Mayor Cameron G. Priebe will be from 6 to 8 p.m. February 14 at Taylor City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road.

    “Meet with the Mayor Night” is typically scheduled the Wednesday after the first City Council meeting of each month. Council meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of each...

  • Children in first through sixth grades can stay active during their winter break from the Taylor public schools.

    The City of Taylor Department of Golf, Parks and Recreation offers a memorable week-long “Amazing Animals” program to keep children busy, active and entertained from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 26 to March 2 at the Heritage...

  • The City of Taylor's 1989 Master Plan is now available for viewing on the city's web site. The 18-year-old Master Plan is significant because the city is updating the plan and is seeking public input. A series of public meetings has been held throughout the community and will continue in the months ahead. The next meeting is scheduled...