The annual City of Taylor Veterans Memorial Day remembrance will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Veterans Memorial Garden in front of the Taylor Police Station in Cameron G. Priebe Plaza. Current and past members of the military and their families are invited. The public is invited to salute our veterans -- both living and deceased....
The Cheetah Girls will perform live in concert Sunday, July 15, at Heritage Park during the Meijer Taylor Summer Festival.
Tickets to the group’s only announced Michigan concert are on sale at the Taylor Meijer store, 14640 Pardee Road, and at all TicketMaster outlets, including www.ticketmaster.com...
About 40 children reported for duty at City of Taylor offices on Thursday, April 26. The children, ages 7 to 16, took part in "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day."
The kids came to work with their parents and then gathered together for activities, giving their parents a chance to return to their duties while the kids...
The Taylor Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #123 is proud to announce it is sponsoring a college scholarship for students from Truman and Kennedy high schools. The...
The 13th Annual Taylor Rotary Golf Classic will take place Wednesday, July 11, at Lakes of Taylor Golf Club in Taylor. The event will allow golfers to tee off in support of several community and international projects that are sponsored by Taylor Rotary.
The spectacular affords club members and the corporate community an opportunity to...
The third annual “Cruisin’ for the Arts” is scheduled for Saturday, June 9, starting at 1 p.m. at the Taylor Sportsplex and ending at 6 p.m. at Heritage Park.
The classic car cruise and show are part of the June 9-10 Masco Art in the Park Festival at the park. The cruise benefits the Taylor Friends of the Arts and the Taylor Cultural...
When employees at The Home Depot heard about the plight of the Taylor North Central Little League, they were quick to step up to the plate and provide help.
The Little League’s concession stand was damaged by severe flooding discovered in February – just two months before opening day of the 2007 season.
The Home Depot responded by...
A Taylor Board of Education Candidate Forum is set for 7 to 8:30 p.m. April 25 in the Ray Mix Multipurpose Room at Wayne County Community College District's Downriver Campus, 21000 Northline Road.
The forum is presented by the Taylor Parents for School Awareness and the League of Women Voters of Northwest Wayne County, which will...
A free "Wildflower Ramble," presented by the Taylor Conservatory Foundation, is scheduled for 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday, April 28, at Heritage Park, 12803 Pardee Road.
Celebrate spring during a leisurely stroll through the Heritage Park wooded area to identify local wildflowers.
The group will meet at the east baseball...
The Taylor Conservatory Foundation will host "Good to Grow" from 6 to 8 p.m. April 24 at the Heritage Park Petting Farm, 12803 Pardee Road. The free informal event will include an update on the progress of the construction of the Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, located next to the farm, plus the foundation's plans....
More than 2,000 players, coaches and family members from all four Taylor Little Leagues will participate in the second annual Little League Day Parade, set for 10 a.m. Saturday, April 21.
The parade starts on Superior Parkway at Pardee Road and travels west to the Taylor Sportsplex, 13333 Telegraph Road.
Thousands of residents and...
Sgt. Paul Beaven, a four-year volunteer with the Taylor Auxiliary Police – is the 2006 Auxiliary Officer of the Year.
Beaven was honored during the auxiliary’s annual dinner dance held in March at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Taylor.
Auxiliary Chief Larry Domski said Beaven was recognized for giving more than 900 volunteer...
The Rotary Club of Taylor was praised during the April 17 Taylor City Council meeting for donating a new all-terrain vehicle to the Fire Department for emergency uses. The city's elected officials presented Rotarians with a proclamation and a certificate of appreciation. The text of the proclamation follows:
CITY OF TAYLOR
The Taylor Community Chorus will present its annual Spring Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Hoover Middle School, 27101 Beverly Road.
Admission is $5.
The chorus welcomes new members throughout the year. The group practices from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays in the Hoover chorus room.
For more information, call (313) 291-7893.
The 177th Military Police Brigade, Michigan Army National Guard in Taylor, hosted a deployment ceremony April 14 for nearly 90 guardsmen from the 177th who will deploy next month in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Ad “advance party” of 29 members departed during the early morning hours of April 15 for Fort Bliss, Texas, where the...
The Rotary Club of Taylor has raised $6,300 to support the Family Readiness Group of the Taylor-based 177th Military Police Brigade of the Michigan Army National Guard in Taylor. The funds were raised during the...
Heritage Park in Taylor is the site for the ninth annual Downriver Kidney Walk on Saturday, May 5. The festivities begin with registration at 9 a.m. and the walk following at 10 a.m.
Food, music and children’s activities will all be part of the fun-filled morning.
The goals of the Kidney Walk are to increase awareness of chronic...
CHICAGO (Apr. 13, 2007) — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 has notified Environmental Disposal Systems of Birmingham, Mich., that it intends to terminate federal permits allowing the injection of hazardous waste into two underground disposal wells at a facility in Romulus.
Since 2005, the company had been accepting a variety...
Hundreds of animal lovers are expected to visit the Heritage Park Petting Farm from Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 28, for the fifth annual “Celebrate Spring” event.
Visitors can shed their winter coats and stop by the farm to see sheep-shearing demonstrations performed throughout the day by third-generation shearer Deb Caryl of Davison...
Oakwood Heritage Hospital in Taylor has introduced a new GE Lightspeed VCT imaging system, which can scan an entire body in just 10 seconds.
The new equipment debuted during an open house April 10.
The LightSpeed VCT is an innovative way for physicians to obtain the information they need to diagnose disease and life-threatening...