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  • Family and friends of Yvonne Olszewski Wilkinson are holding a Benefit Dinner in her honor July 20 at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 24900 Brest Road in Taylor. The event is set for 6 p.m. to midnight, with dinner served from 7 to 9 p.m.

    Yvonne was diagnosed with Fabry's disease in 1997 and recently with multiple sclerosis (MS). In...

  • With gas prices rising and our energy future hanging in the balance, a town hall-style meeting in Taylor will give area residents a chance to find answers to questions about what can be done to secure our economy, national security and environment.

    The “Re-Energize America” town hall meeting is set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at at...

  • National City closed the lobbies of 120 Southeastern Michigan branches from 1-5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, for a dynamic initiative that benefited local charities, including two in Taylor.

    More than 600 National City employees volunteered for 14 local charities at 22 locations as part of the first annual Community Appreciation Day. Drive-...

  • A spaghetti dinner will be served to raise funds to purchase fire safety materials to help keep Taylor children safe.

    The dinner is scheduled for 1 to 4 pm. Saturday, June 2, at Keefer’s Blue Line Saloon, 22124 Ecorse Road, Taylor.

    Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children. All proceeds will go to firefighters’ hats and...

  • A two-day women’s health and wellness tour will take place from 2 to 7 p.m. May 15 and 16 on the grounds of the Oakwood Dearborn Medical Park, 18100 Oakwood Blvd., directly across from Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center.

    In an effort to raise women’s health awareness, the tour – hosted in partnership with GE Healthcare – will offer...

  • In an attempt to find good homes for hundreds of homeless kittens, cats, puppies, rabbits and dogs, Greater Media’s 94.7 WCSX-FM is proud to sponsor “Pet-A-Palooza.”  The annual event will take place on Saturday, June 2, at Heritage Park in Taylor and on Saturday, July 28, at Freedom Hill County Park in Sterling Heights.

    The events will...

  • The Oakwood Breast Care Center, located at 18100 Oakwood Boulevard, Suite 200, in Dearborn, will provide free digital mammography screenings -- by...

  • Tickets to REO Speedwagon and Kansas, which will perform Saturday, July 14, during the Meijer Taylor Summer Festival, go on sale exclusively to Taylor residents at 10 a.m. May 3 at the Taylor Meijer store.

    Ticket sales to the general public begin at 10 a.m. Friday, May 4, at the Taylor Meijer Store and at all TicketMaster Outlets,...

  • 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...

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    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...