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  • The seventh annual Putt Putt Golf Classic sponsored by the Rotary Club of Taylor is scheduled for February 10 inside Taylor Meadows Golf Club, 24360 Ecorse Road. The event starts at 6 p.m. with hors d'oeuvres and indoor putting practice. The miniature golf tournament begins at 7 p.m. and includes a winners' round for the best 18 golfers...

  • A ribbon cutting and open house will welcome visitors to Rosecrans Picture Perfect Photography and Video in the historic Sell/Schonsheck House in Taylor’s scenic Heritage Park.

    The open house is scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m....

  • A candlelight vigil for Army Spc. Holly McGeogh is set for 7 p.m. January 31 in the parking lot of Harry S Truman High School.

    McGeogh's friends are organizing the event that marks the third anniversary of her death.

    A 2002 Truman graduate, McGeogh was active in the JROTC program at the high school and enlisted in the Army...

  • Former Taylor resident Sherman Arnold will celebrate his 67th birthday -- and his 52nd year of doing a tribute to Elvis and other pioneers of rock and roll and country music -- during a party March 24 at the Almatta Hall, 5121 Oakman, Dearborn.

    Doors open at 5 p.m. and the show runs from 6 p.m. to midnight.

    A special legends show...

  • Mike Wilkinson joked that he hurt himself just putting on his basketball uniform.

    Marty Sheedy called for a substitute – during warm-ups.

    On the sidelines, Chuck Suttles laughed, shook hands and greeted players from the other teams and was late getting on the court – something he would never tolerate from the high school players...

  • The grand opening of the new Cold Stone Creamery store in Taylor will feature delicious prizes for the first 100 customers and a visit from Detroit Tigers pitcher Nate Robertson.

    The celebration is scheduled to start at 11 a.m. February 2 at the new ice cream shop located at 23360 Eureka Road, between Pardee and Telegraph roads, in the...

  • The Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber's fourth annual Member Tribute is set for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. February 1 at the Downriver Italian-American Hall, 646 Biddle Avenue (north of Goddard), in Wyandotte.

    The event will feature the passing of the gavel from past Chairman Jim Williams of The News-Herald Newspapers to 2007 Chairman...

  • Taylor Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 123 is sponsoring college scholarships for students from Truman and Kennedy high schools.

    A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduate of each Taylor public high school. The award, which started in 2004, are named the Holly McGeogh Memorial Scholarship in honor of Army Specialist Holly McGeogh...

  • The grand-opening celebration of the new Starbucks store at 23300 Eureka Road is set for Friday, January 26.

    Highlights include:

    -Participation by the Taylor Fire Department, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

    - Ribbon cutting featuring Mayor Cameron G. Priebe, 10 a.m.

    - $5 Starbucks cards given to the first 50 customers, 10 a.m....

  • Skore Lanes in Taylor is offering non-smoking sections to bowlers who prefer a smoke-free atmosphere.

    Similar to a restaurant, visitors to the bowling establishment at 22255 Ecorse Road in Taylor will be greeted by someone who asks if they prefer a smoking or non-smoking section.

    "The customers are a little surprised by this...

  • Edward D. Plato has been named to the position of Corporation Counsel in the City of Taylor. Upon a recent recommendation of Mayor Cameron G. Priebe, Plato received unanimous approval of the Taylor City Council.

    “We are very excited to have such an esteemed attorney serve as lead counsel for the City of Taylor,” Mayor Priebe said. “Ed...

  • Registration will be conducted by Taylor North Central Little League for the 2007 season. Sign-ups take place at the league clubhouse, 6750 Pardee Road.

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  • Do you consider yourself an emerging artist? Are you just starting out in your art career? Would you like to be considered for a group exhibition at the Taylor-based Downriver Council for the Arts?

    The Downriver Council for the Arts Home Gallery announces a call for entries for the seventh annual Emerging Artists Exhibition. The DCA...

  • The City of Taylor welcomes the winter caravan of the American League champion Detroit Tigers to the Taylor Sportsplex on Wednesday, January 17.

    Hundreds of Taylor baseball players and fans of all ages are expected to attend the event, which will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m., with the Tigers’ scheduled arrival set for 7:30. The event is...

  • Tickets are on sale now for "The Big Band Ball" on Saturday, February 17, at Lakes of Taylor Golf Club, 25505 Northline Road, Taylor. The event, a benefit for the Taylor Friends of the Arts, is presented by the Taylor Cultural Arts Commission. Doors open at 5 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres will be served from 6 to 7 p.m. Dancing to big band...

  • Registration for the Taylor South Little League is scheduled for the following times and dates at the league clubhouse at the Junior field in Heritage Park:

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  • The annual Daddy-Daughter Dances will be held Saturday, February 10, a the William Ford Senior Activity Center, 6750 Troy. Dances are scheduled for 4 to 6 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. The events are open to girls in kindergarten through sixth grade and their fathers. Each dance includes door prizes, souvenir photos, corsages for the girls, beverages...

  • The Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Garden is seeking community support through its “One Brick at a Time” program.

    The Taylor Conservatory...

  • A grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony is set for noon January 12 at We Scream Ice Cream, 22322 Goddard Road. Located in Midtown Taylor, the café offers Hershey’s Premium Ice Cream along with rich coffee, fresh-made smoothies, hot hearty soups and...

  • The City of Taylor welcomes the winter caravan of the American League champion Detroit Tigers to the Taylor Sportsplex on January 17.

    Hundreds of Taylor baseball players and fans of all ages are expected to attend the event, which will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m., with the Tigers’ scheduled arrival set for 7:30.

    Scheduled to...