Taylor City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road, will be closed for business on Christmas Eve day (tomorrow, Tuesday, December 24) and Christmas Day (Wednesday, December 25).
It will reopen for business on Thursday, December 26. Regular business hours remain 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Advance America Cash Advance has increased the reward it is offering for information leading to an arrest in the murder of Chelsea Small by $10,000, Taylor Police Chief Mary Sclabassi said this morning.
Sclabassi made the announcement during a morning press conference at the Taylor Police Department. Advance America had been offering a $...
The Taylor Fire Department is beginning the process of creating an eligibility list for probationary firefighters in anticipation of filling several vacancies.
Applications will be available on the Human Resources tab of the City of Taylor Website beginning on January 1, 2014.
UPDATE ON DOMINICK KECK ARRANGEMENTS: Visitation 3-9 p.m. Friday; instate 10 a.m. Saturday with funeral following at 11
Dominick Paul "The Dominator" Curley Keck, the boy who earned a private invite to the Heritage Park Petting Farm and a "Dominick Keck Day" proclamation from Taylor City Council, died on December 18. He was 8 years old.
Visitation will be held 3-9 p.m. Friday at the Taylor Chapel of the Voran Funeral Home, 23750 Goddard Road. He will...
The Taylor Police Department and Advance America Cash Advance have scheduled a press conference for tomorrow to announce an additonal reward in connection with the murder of Chelsea Small last month.
The press conference will be held at 10 a.m. in the Taylor Police Department's first floor training floor. The TPD is located at 23515...
There are plenty of things that residents should keep in mind when it comes to the hazards of the winter season. Last weekend, the City of Taylor was hit was a heavy dose of snow -- one of the heaviest initial snowfalls in several years.
What should residents expect when a heavy snowfall hits?
In the City of Taylor, Department of...
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FROM THE NEWS-HERALD: Looking for things to do? Read through the calender items listed in the newspaper
The News-Herald Newspapers runs calendar-type items on a periodic basis. Below are is the current list the NH posts out of the City of Taylor. If you are looking for interesting things to do or organizations to join, it is often worth reading.
The entire calendar listing for the "northern" half of Downriver is...
Great story by Dave Komer in The News-Herald Newspapers focusing on the current status of the city's Veterans Home Program.
Click on here to see the story and related photos.
Dominick Keck, the little boy who wanted so badly to visit the animals at the Heritage Park Petting Farm, has passed away.
Details are forthcoming.
Keck, who was gravely ill, told his family that he wanted the Petting Farm donkey to visit his home in Taylor. After finding out about the situation, Mayor Rick Sollars couldn't bring...
The City of Taylor's local access cable channel is back up and running,
It had been down for renovations since late last week. New slides and information are available on the channel 24/7.
Behind the scenes, the City will continue to work on new content for the site, and will revise it again after the holiday season.
American Legion Post 200 hosted veterans from across the southeastern Michigan area Sunday afternoon.
The honored guests where not only treated to dinner and the music of the band, W.A.C.O., but also received a large gift bag, courtesy of the post, that included new coats,...
The snow emergency in the City of Taylor, originally posted on Saturday, December 14, has been lifted.
However, DPW trucks are still working as of this time. The City asks residents to take that into consideration when they are parking their vehicles on streets and thoroughfares. When possible, keep vehicles off of the streets so that...
SENIOR CHRISTMAS PARTY: William Ford Senior Center played host to the annual party Friday, December 13
The William Ford Senior Center played host to the annual Christmas Party for senior citizen members on Friday, December 13.
Including guests and workers, there were about 150 people in attendance. Included among them was Mayor Rick Sollars and Executive Director Amanda Banas, City Clerk Cindy Bower and City Treasurer Edward Bourassa....
For those residents who are looking for a nice night-time drive on a winter evening, why not try the Wayne County Light Fest on display from 7-10 p.m. nightly through December 31 along Hines Drive.
The Light Fest is the Midwest's longest drive-through holiday display, and begins at Hines Drive and Merriman and exits onto Warren...
SANTA'S MAGIC FOREST: Hours continue this weekend; proceeds benefit Fish & Loaves Community Food PantryThe annual Santa’s Magic...
Taylor residents continue to rally around the family of the late Chelsea Ann Small, who was fatally shot during an armed robbery while working at Advance American (8229 Telegraph) on November 12.
The second candlelight vigil was held in Small's honor last week.
There is a $25,000 reward for the shooter, offered by Advance America...