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  • The Master Gardeners of Western Wayne County will benefit from meals served from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 21 at Applebee's, 21350 Ecorse Road. Diners who print this notice and take it to the restaurant will have 10 percent of their bill donated to the organization. To donate to the group directly, send a check or money order to Bruce Forrest...

  • The Key Club of John F. Kennedy High School is sponsoring a teachers-vs.-students basketball game starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 28.

    The game will be played at the school, located at 13505 Kennedy Drive, just south of Northline Road.

    Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. All proceeds will be donated by the Key Club...

  • Calling all cancer survivors! The American Cancer Society is inviting all area residents who have been affected by cancer to participate in a community-wide celebration of life at the Relay for Life of Taylor, which will be held June 2-3 at...

  • The Rotary Club of Taylor's 27th annual $5,000 Dinner Raffle will take place from 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, March 30, at Crystal Gardens in Southgate.

    Attendees will enjoy a gourmet dinner, cocktails and a chance to win the $5,000 grand prize. Numerous door prizes will be awarded throughout the evening and a silent auction also will...

  • The 2007 American Powerlifting Federation Michigan State Championships are scheduled for 10 a.m. March 24 at the Heritage Park Activity Building, 12111 Pardee Road.

    The event will feature 50 to 70 lifters – “the strongest men...

  • ECW wrestling champion Bobby Lashley and other professional wrestlers will participate in a bowling fund-raiser from 1 to 3:30 p.m. March 31 at Skore Lanes, 22255 Ecorse Road, Taylor.

    The Bowl with Bobby Lashley WrestleMania 23 Make-A-Wish Foundation Charity Bowling event is part of a partnership between WrestleMania, the Make-A-Wish...

  • The Enhanced Skin Care Center at 24825 Eureka Road is celebrating its one-year anniversary in Taylor with a week full of events and special savings.

    An anniversary celebration will offer complimentary makeovers with Jane Iredale, makeup consultant from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, and Thursday, March 8. Complimentary skin...

  • Have your photo taken with live animals and the Easter Bunny at the Heritage Park Petting Farm from noon to 4 p.m. March 17 and 18. To schedule an appointment, call Rosecrans Picture Perfect Photography at (734) 282-5163. The Petting Farm is located at Northline and Pardee Roads in Taylor....

  • Taylor has been designated a Tree City USA community by The National Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to community forestry. It is the 17th year Taylor has received the national recognition.

    The Tree City USA program is sponsored by The National Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the National Association of State...

  • There will be a 40th reunion for alumni of Kennedy High School from the classes of 1966, 1967, 1968 and 1969. The celebration will take place from 6 p.m. to midnight August 4 at Crystal Gardens Banquet Center, 16703 Fort Street, Southgate. A buffet dinner will be served at 7 p.m. The event features an open bar, a live band or disc jockey,...

  • 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...