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  • A videotape of Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe's 2008 State of the City Address is now on line. The Mayor's address was presented during a meeting of the Rotary Club of Taylor on March 6 at Lakes of Taylor Golf Club. To view the address on line, click here: http://vimeo....

  • Congressman John D. Dingell (D-15th District) has invited healthcare experts to take part in a District Hearing on the State of Healthcare in the 15th District at 2 p.m. Friday, March 28, at Romulus City Council Chambers, 11111 Wayne Road.

    The Congressman, who represents Taylor, will hear from three panels at the...

  • The annual golf outing hosted by Taylor Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 123 is set for June 27 at Taylor Meadows Golf Club, 25360 Ecorse Road. Registration begins at 7 a.m. A shotgun start is set for 8 a.m. The cost for the four-person scramble is $100 per golfer or $400 per foursome. Included are 18 holes of golf, use of a cart, three snack...

  • Wellness Walkers, one of the teams in the Taylor Relay for Life at Heritage Park, has organized a fund-raiser at the Taylor Applebee's restaurant at 21350 Ecorse Road. The restaurant has agreed to donate 15 percent food bills to the Relay for Life from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 26. The Relay is the signature fund-raising event of the American...

  • Ford Motor Company, U.S. Rep. John D. Dingell and the Wayne County Airport Authority announced the delivery of two hydrogen-fueled Ford E-450 shuttle buses to be used for transporting airline passengers between terminals at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

    The new buses will be fueled by a hydrogen pumping station in Taylor, located...

  • The Taylor Relay for Life team captains meeting is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, March 27, in the media center of John F. Kennedy High School off Northline Road, east of Telegraph road. (Use the “Main Entrance.)

    The meeting is for captains of teams set to participate in the Relay for Life set for 10 a.m. May 31 to 10 a.m. June 1 at Heritage...

  • The Skilled Trades Division of the City of Taylor Department of Public Works (DPW) is comprised of a team of workers who know how get the job done.

    Most recently, the talented group completed renovations at Taylor Fire Station 3, located on Eureka Road. The project included repainting the interior, installing new cabinetry and ceilings,...

  • A fund-raiser for Taylor resident Ron Steadman is scheduled for Friday, March 28, at Drinks Saloon on Allen Road in Brownstown Township. Steadman suffers from renal disease and diabetes. The event is set to raise money to send him on a trip. The night includes a 50/50 drawing, giveaways, music by classic rockers Deep Cut Band and a huge party....

  • Taylor resident Josh Hamilton, a junior in Eastern Michigan University’s theater program, is one of six cast members in Brecht on Brecht, which opens a six-performance run at Eastern Michigan University Theatre at 7 p.m. March 28.

    The production is an eclectic mix of songs, poems, scenes and other musings by one of the 20th Century’s...

  • Taylor Dance and Ballet Americana have been named a Mid States Regional Dance America company for the fifth straight year, capturing one of the highest honors a dance company can receive.

    Well-known dancer and choreographer Richard Rein adjudicated Taylor’s home dance company in February. Mr. Rein observed Ballet Americana and Taylor...

  • SNOW EMERGENCY

    Please be advised the City of Taylor has declared a snow emergency in effect until 3 pm Thursday. 

    Parking on streets in the city is prohibited during a snow emergency so roads can be plowed and cleared.

    Neighborhoods will be plowed in conjunction with rubbish routes. Smaller trucks will...

  • The 2008 Junior Nationals and Michigan State Powerlifting Championships are scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Heritage Park Activity Building, 12111 Pardee Road.

    The event is promoted by the American Powerlifting Federation (APF) and American Amateur Powerlifting Federation (AAPF) and will feature about 80 lifters – “the...

  • 2007 taxes are now delinquent. Real property taxes are now payable only to the Wayne County Treasurer, 400 Monroe, 5th Floor, Detroit, MI 48226. For more information, call (313) 224-5990 or visit www.treasurer.waynecounty.com.

    Personal property taxes, although delinquent, are still...

  • Taylor teen bands, ages 13 - 21, have until March 26 to submit an entry form to the Taylor Parks and Recreation Office for a chance to compete in the Battle of the Bands that will take place on April 25 at the Heritage Park Activity Building, 12115 Pardee Road. Area music fans are invited to cheer for their favorite Taylor-based local band from...

  • The Gratitude Steel Band will perform in a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, in the Ray Mix Room at the Downriver Campus of Wayne County Community College District, 21000 Northline Road, Taylor.

    The performance was rescheduled from March 5, when it was cancelled due to weather conditions.

    The concert is part of a free...

  • Skore Lanes in Taylor will host a series events through the month of June. For more information, call (313) 291-6220.
     
    FUN EVENT:

    Spring Break All Night Lock-In
    From 11:59 p.m. Sunday, April 6 to 7 a.m. Monday, April 7
    Admission $18.95
    Teens Ages 8-13 (strictly enforced)
    ...

  • Taylor Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge 123 is proud to announce its sponsorship of a college scholarship for students from Truman and Kennedy high schools for the fifth straight year.

    The award was named the Holly McGeogh Memorial Scholarship in honor of Army Specialist Holly McGeogh, a 2002 Truman High School graduate who was...

  • A Taylor woman has launched the first and only content-driven digital magazine for work-at-home parents. theWAHMmagazine, a bi-monthly publication, is presented in a dynamic, interactive digital platform delivered by the technology of Zmags, a Denmark-based company that specializes in digital media.

    The digital platform makes...

  • Streamlining government, stabilizing neighborhoods, solving social problems and improving the quality of life for City of Taylor residents were highlights of city progress outlined by Mayor Cameron Priebe at his State of the City Address presented March 6.

    Mayor Priebe spoke to a sold-out crowd at a special meeting of the Taylor Rotary,...

  • The U.S. Post Office in Taylor is expanding for customer convenience. Beginning this spring, there will be three new locations featuring full-service stations with extended hours for purchasing stamps and mailing packages:
     
    Dominick’s Market
    12970 Beech Daly Road
    8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday-Saturday
    Noon to 7 p.m. Sunday...