News Listings

  • Two Taylor men have been charged in the home invasion and shooting that occurred in the 7500 block of Wilkie last Monday night.


  • Taylor North Central Little League will continue its registrations from noon-2 p.m. Saturday, February 15 and noon-4 p.m. Saturday, February 22.

    Registration will take place at the organization's clubhouse, 6750 Pardee.

    For more information, call (313) 292-0541.
  • Taylor Police have arrested two men in connection with the Monday night shooting of a city resident.

    The names of the suspects are being withheld. They are 24 and 26 years of age. A formal warrant will be presented to the Wayne County Prosecutor sometime this morning.

    Forty-two-year-old John Joseph Henry was shot during a...
  • Taylor North East Little League will hold registration the next two Saturdays, February 15 and 22.

    Families can sign up players between noon and 4 p.m.

    The Taylor North East Little League Clubhouse is located at 2170 Wick Road.

    For more information, call (313) 291-7576.
  • Sign up for the North Central Little League is scheduled for 6 to 8:30 p.m. TODAY Wednesday, February 12, at the organization's clubhouse located at 6750 Pardee.

    For more information, call (313) 292-0541.
  • Tickets are still available for the 2014 State of the City Charity Benefit address, scheduled for noon Thursday, February 27, at the Lakes of Taylor Golf Course. The main speaker will be Mayor Rick Sollars. The event is being presented by the Rotary Club of Taylor.

    Advance-sale tickets only. There will be no walk-up sales. 
  • The City of Taylor is currently seeking to fill several full- and part-time positions.

    The Department of Public Works is seeking an engineer. 

    Taylor Golf is looking for a food and beverage manager and event facilitator, as well as many seasonal positions including player's assistants, pro shop operators, rangers,...
  • Former Detroit Tiger pitcher Denny McLain will be at the Gibraltar Trade Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, giving away free downloaded versions of his books.

    McLain was one of the most storied pitchers in Tigers' history, pitching eight seasons in Detroit and winning 117 games. He was the American League Cy Young and MVP winner in...
  • Taylor South Little League will hold registration for players 4 to 18 years old from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. February 22 and 23 at the Junior League World Series Building in the back of Heritage Park.

    Boundaries for Taylor South are between Goddard and Pennsylvania roads, and between Inkster and Allen.

  • A 42-year-old Taylor man is in critical condition after he was shot during a confrontation with a burglar in his home on Monday, February 10.

    John Joseph Henry and his wife arrived at their home in the 7500 block of Wilkie and found an intruder. After a brief confrontation, Henry was shot and the suspect fled the home. Henry's wife, who...
  • The Clerk's Office in City Hall will be closed during different times this week.

    It will be closed from 10-11 a.m. and from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, February 12. It will be closed again from 1-2 p.m. Friday, February 14.

    Signage will direct customers to the City Hall Customer Service Center during those periods.
  • Mayor Rick Sollars has taken the City of Taylor out of SNOW EMERGENCY conditions as of this morning, Monday, February 10.

    Due to a heavy snowfall on Wednesday, February 5, the City declared a SNOW EMERGENCY at...
  • An erroneous "events" post on Friday mistakenly discussed water meters and the new DTE SMART METERS. Tuesday's special session of the City Council will focus only on water meters. There will be no discussion of the DTE SMART METERS and the events' post as been corrected.

    Nevertheless, DTE SMART METERS have been a discussion topic in Taylor...
  • The City of Taylor has many board and commissions, many of which currently have vacancies.

    Are you interested in volunteering time to serve on a specialized board of commission? If you'd like to serve your community, and bring experience, knowledge, enthusiasm and dedication to the table, the City of Taylor is interested in you!
  • The SNOW EMERGENCY in the City of Taylor will continue to be in effect today, Friday, February 7, and throughout the weekend (February 8 and 9)....

  • The City Clerk's Office at City Hall will be closed between 1 and 2 p.m. today, Friday, February 7.

    It may also be closed for short periods periodically during the day. In those cases, signage will direct customers to the Customer Service Center.
  • Telephone communications involving the William Ford Senior Activities Center continue to be problematic today, Friday, February 7. City workers are attempting to fix the issue.

    If you cannot get through to the center by telephone, email Lori Runkle at Email has also been...
  • The SNOW EMERGENCY declared yesterday (February 5) will continue through tonight in the City of Taylor. 

  • The New Dimension Outreach Food Bank has relocated to Canton. The facility is now located at 2100 Hannan, on the corner of Hannan and Palmer roads.

    New Dimension was previously located in the Kingdom Hall Church on Superior in Taylor. 

    The food bank plans a grand opening at 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 25. There will be a...
  • Jake, Elwood and the rest of the boys will be live on stage at the Heinz C. Prechter Educational and Performing Arts Center on Friday, March 7. The performance will kick off at 8 p.m.

    The act hits the right balance of humor, music and mayhem in a live concert show combining the comedy and hits from the original "Blue Brothers" movie, Wayne...