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  • The annual Family Enrichment Fair sponsored by the Taylor School District is expected to attract hundreds of families for a wide variety of activities and information.

    This year's fair starts with registration from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at Kennedy High School.

    Sessions at the free fair begin at 10 a.m. and repeat at...

  • Tickets are on sale now for the second annual “Big Band Ball” on Saturday, February 16, at the Grecian Center, 16300 Dix-Toledo Road, Southgate.

    The event, a benefit for the Taylor Friends of the Arts, is presented by the Taylor Cultural Arts Commission.

    Doors open at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Dancing to the big...

  • Culture Fest Downriver, a one-day expo produced by the Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) and featuring arts and cultural organizations, artists and performers, will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, January 19, in the Ray Mix Room at the Downriver Campus of Wayne County Community College District (WCCCD) in Taylor.

    The free...

  • City of Taylor replica tax bills and payment information are available on line for most tax parcels via the city's Web site,  www.cityoftaylor.com. Just follow the links to online services and tax information to find the balance due on your 2007 tax bills or the amounts paid for tax purposes.

    Please use your canceled...

  • Two Taylor organizations -- Oakwood Heritage Hospital and The Information Center -- have formed a partnership to form a caregiver support group.

    The group meets at 6 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in Conference Room 3 of the hospital, located at 10000 Telegraph Road.

    The purpose of the program is to educate caregivers about...

  • The Taylor Northeast Little League is offering half off registration for the upcoming season at the following dates and times only:

    • Saturday, January 26, Noon to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, January 27, 1 to 4 p.m.
    • Saturday, February 2, Noon to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, February 3, 1 to 4 p.m.

    Registration is open...

  • The following list of event is scheduled for Skore Lanes in Taylor:

    Fund-raisers

    Taylor Storm Baseball Team Fund-raiser

    The Taylor Storm baseball program will hold a fund-raiser Saturday, February 2, at Skore Lanes, 22255 Ecorse Road. Check-in begins at 8 p.m. Bowling follows at 9 p.m....

  • Tickets go on sale January 14 for the 2008 Daddy Daughter Dances, which are February 9 at the William Ford Senior Activity Center, 6750 Troy. Two dances are scheduled: one from 4 to 6 p.m., the other from 7 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $20 per couple. It's only $5 for each additional daughter. The Valentine-theme evening includes hors d'...

  • The next session of Learn to Skate classes at the Taylor Sportsplex starts January 12. Learn to skate sessions are available for all ages and skill levels. Choose from Monday, Thursday and Saturday lessons. For more information, contact Jennifer Campau at (734) 374-8900, Ext. 4210.

  • The 2008 Bridal and Prom Show will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, January 6, at the Ford Senior Center. Admission is just $5 per person at the door. The event will feature everything you need to plan your wedding or prepare for prom, including fashions, salon services, transportation, florists, photographers and more. For more...

  • Students on winter break from school can participate in a Winter Break Sports Camp from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. January 2-4 at the Taylor Sportsplex, 13333 Telegraph Road.

    The program is open to children ages 6 to 12. The program features a non-competitive environment in which campers participate in many sports activities.

    The fee is $50...

  • Pavilion rentals in the City of Taylor begin January 2. The Parks and Recreation Department will open at 8 a.m. Pavilions are a great place to hold family reunions, birthday parties and other special gatherings.

    Available pavilions and rental fees:

    Heritage Park Pavilion A (for up to 150 people) - $95 for residents; $150 for non-...

  • A flea market sponsored by American Legion Post 200 and Sons of American Legion Squad 200 will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, beginning January 12, 2008. The sale will take place at the post, located at 11800 Michael Street, just north of Brest, between Telegraph and Beech Daly roads. Each eight-foot table can be rented for $15. To...

  • Taylor Unified Hockey Tournament

    The Taylor Unified high school hockey tournament is set for Saturday and Sunday, December 29 and 30, at the Taylor Sportsplex, 13333 Telegraph Road. Taylor Unified is a team of players that attend John F. Kennedy and Harry S Truman high schools in Taylor.

    The weekend schedule:...

  • New Year’s Eve Buffet

    When: 4 to 9 p.m. December 31

    Where: Lakes of Taylor Golf Club, 25505 Northline Road

    What: The annual fabulous New Year’s Buffet will be served at beautiful Lakes of Taylor. Start the celebration out right with a tantalizing appetizer...

  • For the 10th straight year, free Christmas dinner will be provided to anyone – especially those alone, less fortunate and hungry – at the William Ford Senior Activity Center in Taylor.

    The “True Meaning of Christmas” dinner is set for noon to 3 p.m. Christmas Day, December 25. The Ford Center is located at 6750 Troy, just west of...

  • Taylor Northwest Little League will hold registration for T-ball, baseball and softball from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, January 12, at Papp Park at Wick and Westlake roads.

    Baseball age groups are T-ball (4 to 6), Farm (7-8), Minor (9-10), Major (11-12), Junior (13-14) and Senior (15-16). Softball ages are Farm (6-8), Minor (9-10),...

  • Former Colonial House/Best Value Inn is demolished

    The former Colonial House/Best Value Inn, which was destroyed by fire in March 2007, has been demolished. The vacant hotel and restaurant had been vacant since the fire. The owner, Rita LLC, is interested in redeveloping the site as a hotel/restaurant/commercial facility, but has not...

  • Taylor's Congressman, John D. Dingell, will be the featured speaker during the Legislative Forum presented by the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber.

    The event is scheduled for Monday, January 14, 2008, at Crystal Gardens, 16703 Fort Street, Southgate.

    Registration and a pre-forum reception begin at 11 a.m. Lunch is served...

  • Oakwood Heritage Hospital is proud to announce the grand opening of the Oakwood Bone & Joint Institute - Skilled Rehabilitation Center, designed to provide physicians and their orthopedic patients with state-of-the-art, hospitality-driven sub-acute care.

    Additionally, Oakwood Heritage is excited to unveil a state-of-the-art pharmacy...