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  • The first-ever Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber mixer at Famous Dave’s in Taylor is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19. Famous Dave’s is located at 23811 Eureka Road. There will be $1 draft beers and a free appetizer buffet.

  • Visit the Heritage Park Petting Farm and have your photo taken with a live bunny and the Easter Bunny. Rosecrans Picture Perfect Photography will take the keepsake photos at the farm from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, March 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23. The photos were available just one day last year. The photo opportunity was so popular...

  • Oakwood Healthcare System physicians and nurses will be featured in a new radio program, "Champions of Care," beginning Sunday, March 9.

    This one-hour weekly radio program will highlight the work of accomplished Oakwood physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals through stories of compassionate care, physician...

  • The Taylor Lions Club will hold a Millionaires Party from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, March 8, at the Downriver Italian American Club Banquet Center, 646 Biddle, Wyandotte. The event will benefit Penrickton Center for Blind Children in Taylor. Activities include Texas hold'em poker, second-chance poker tables, blackjack tables, craps...

  • The City of Taylor has gone on record opposing the proposed master plan for expansion of Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.

    During their regular meeting on March 4, the members of the Taylor City Council unanimously adopted a resolution proposed by Mayor Cameron Priebe opposing the Wayne County Airport Authority’s Master Plan....

  • A snow emergency has been declared in the City of Taylor. 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 clear the path of those living near a dead end or a cul-de-sac.

    All major and...

  • Taylor residents are invited to a town hall meeting about the possible expansion of Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. The meeting will take place at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, in the gymnasium of Merriman Elementary School, 15303 Merriman Road, Romulus.

    The hearing will discuss the proposed master plan for Metro Airport, which...

  • The City of Taylor Recreation Center is seeking Certified Instructors. The following positions are available:

    -A certified and motivated Personal Trainer that is passionate about helping people achieve their fitness goals.

    -A certified Aerobics Instructor to teach two to three...

  • "Elements," featuring the creations of artist K. Carlton Johnson, John Albert Murphy and Dolores Slowinski and poems by Christine Monhollen, continues through April 4 at the Downriver Council for the Arts, 20904 Northline, Taylor.

    Johnson a minimalist painter from Lake Linden, explores issues of symbolic communication in her...

  • The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for employment to create a two-year eligibility list for the position of Civilian Public Service Officer (cadet).

    Applicants must be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or GED, have good health and moral character, and have a good driving record and a valid Michigan Driver’...

  • The 11th annual Frostbite Open Golf Tournament will benefit the Penrickton Center for Blind Children, a nonprofit organization in Taylor that offers many services to blind, multidisabled children and their families.

    The tournament is set for March 24 at Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center at 8768 North Territorial Road in Salem Township...

  • Many groups claim it, but few actually attain it. The Blackwood Gospel Family has proved it by performing to sold-out crowds across the country.

    Taking a break from performing at the Black Bear Jamboree Theater in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, the group's next stop is at New Life Metro Church at 20320 Superior Road in Taylor, starting at...

  • Keri Krakow said she wasn’t thinking about winning a new car in December, when she drove from her Taylor home to donate blood at the city’s former fire station.

    But for the next two years, Krakow will be driving a 2008 Mercury Mariner, complements of Metropolitan Lincoln-Mercury in Garden City.

    The dealership partnered with the...

  • WOW Internet Cable Phone has opened an office/payment center at 26035 Northline Road in Taylor. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays. The company's regional office remains in Madison Heights.

  • An open house will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 9, at St. Alfred Elementary School, 9540 Telegraph Road. The day includes the school's "living wax museum," a science fair, a tour of the school, an opportunity to meet the staff and information on scholarships and grants for the 2008-09 school year.

    During the...

  • SNOW EMERGENCY - 9:30 a.m. February 26, 2008

    A snow emergency has been declared in the City of Taylor. 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 clear the path of...

  • A puppet show and puppet-making workshop featuring master puppeteer Eugene Clark will be presented at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, February 23, at the Downriver Campus of Wayne County Community College District, 21000 Northline Road.

    "Jo-Jo Fish and the Magic Pearl" will be sponsored by the Taylor-based Downriver Council for the Arts in...

  • Register now for the City of Taylor Parks and Recreation Weeklong Program, for children in grades two through six. The Theme of this year's winter break program is "Winter Blast," which will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, February 25, through Friday, February 29, at the Heritage Park Activities Building. Field...

  • Congressman John D. Dingell (D-MI 15) and other federal officials will join Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe for a close look at the city’s groundbreaking affordable home program starting at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, February 22.
     
    Congressman Dingell, Mayor Priebe and officials from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD...

  • Taylor Northwest Little League will hold a Texas Hold'em WSOP Satellite Tournament starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at the Donovan Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall at 25620 Van Born Road (between Telegraph and Beech Daly roads) in Dearborn Heights. The tournament is open to "pre-pays" only. For details, call Sherry Green at (...