News Listings

  • The next chance for residents to meet one on one with Mayor Cameron G. Priebe will be from 6 to 8 p.m. February 14 at Taylor City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road.

    “Meet with the Mayor Night” is typically scheduled the Wednesday after the first City Council meeting of each month. Council meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of each...

  • Children in first through sixth grades can stay active during their winter break from the Taylor public schools.

    The City of Taylor Department of Golf, Parks and Recreation offers a memorable week-long “Amazing Animals” program to keep children busy, active and entertained from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 26 to March 2 at the Heritage...

  • The City of Taylor's 1989 Master Plan is now available for viewing on the city's web site. The 18-year-old Master Plan is significant because the city is updating the plan and is seeking public input. A series of public meetings has been held throughout the community and will continue in the months ahead. The next meeting is scheduled...

  • Taylor residents interested in purchasing trees through the Restoration of Our Trees (ROOT) program may do so beginning February 1.

    ROOT is a pilot program developed in partnership with DTE Energy Foundation, USDA Forest Service-State and Private Forestry, the Michigan Department of Agriculture, the Michigan Department of Natural...

  • The celebration of the 75th anniversary of St. John Lutheran School is set for Sunday, February 4. An anniversary service is scheduled for 10 a.m., followed by dinner at noon. The school and church are located at the corner of Telegraph and Northline roads in Taylor. Former kindergarten teacher and former principal Shirley Wallace and former...

  • Special guest dancers and outstanding musicians will be the main attraction of the first “Big Band Ball,” set for Saturday, February 17, at Lakes of Taylor Golf Club, 25505 Northline Road.

    Andrezi and Adriana Przybyl, a twin brother and sister dance team from Poland, will perform two dances. Together, they have participated in more than...

  • Developer Carl Giordano wants to sell all of his Pinewood Condominiums – and he wants to do it soon.

    Giordano, CEO of CMG Group, is offering up to $40,000 savings per unit during the Eight Days of Winter Sale that runs February 3-11. Pinewood is located on Pine Street between Haig and Koths, west of Telegraph Road between Wick and...

  • 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...