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  • 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...

  • Bridal Show 2007 at the Lakes of Taylor Golf Club

    Sunday, February 25
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Lakes of Taylor Banquet Room
    Located on the upper level of the Lakes Clubhouse

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  • The new Best Buy store in the Southland Shopping Center in Taylor will hold a grand-opening event the morning of January 19.

    A ribbon cutting will take place at 10 a.m. at the store, located at 23000 Eureka Road. The first 500 customers after the 10 a.m. opening will receive gifts. (Restrictions apply.)

    The band Bedford Drive will...

  • The grand opening celebration of the newly constructed house of prayer of Bethel Romanian Pentecostal Church is scheduled for 10 a.m. January 14. The church is located at 26230 Goddard Road. Religious services will take place from 10 a.m. to noon. For more information, call (313) 299-8767.

  • Registration for Taylor Northwest Little League will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. January 13 at Papp Park, located at the southwest corner of Wick and Westlake roads. players ages 4 to 18 are eligible to register for baseball and softball. The fee is $30 per child. For more information, call (313) 295-4010.

  • Lanny Hall, a fixture in Taylor Little League baseball for more than 30 years, has been recognized with a Citizen Volunteer Award by the City of Taylor.

    Hall has coached and/or been a board member in Taylor Northwest Little League since 1976. He has been league president for 19 years.

    Hall also was involved as a volunteer with the...

  • "The Lady Pirates of Captain Bree," a two-hour swashbuckling musical performed by children ages 6-14, will have a four-show run this month at the Huron High School Auditorium.

    Presented by the Taylor Youth Theater and the City of Taylor Department of Golf, Parks and Recreation, the performances are scheduled for 3 p.m. January...