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  • 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...

  • Reindeer Day scheduled for Sunday, December 16, at the Heritage Park Petting Farm in Taylor has been cancelled due to the hazardous weather in the area.

    Thank you to everyone that attended Reindeer Day on December 15. We hope the event can return to Taylor next year.

    We wish you and your family a happy holiday season.

  • 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...

  • One of the most attractive, interesting and creative drop-off points for the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program this holiday season was at the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries at 22919 Eureka Road in Taylor.

    The display was described as "Currier and Ives with a military twist," by creator Linda Zochowski, an interior...

  • The Taylor Conservatory Foundation installed the first 200 engraved brick pavers at the Conservatory and Botanical Gardens site as part of the "One Step At A Time" brick paver fund-raising campaign.

    More than 20 volunteers were on hand to place the bricks inside the Conservatory Foundation Circle on November 10.

    "We...

  • Most people who see the uniformed officers patrolling Southland Center during the holiday shopping season don’t know they’re volunteers.

    But the shoppers, store employees and mall management agree that the members of the Taylor Auxiliary Police are making a difference at a time when they’re needed the most.

    The 55-member force...

  • The Treasurer's Office at Taylor City Hall will accept 2007 tax payments from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, December 26, to Friday, December 28.

    City Hall is located at 23555 Goddard Road. The collection lockbox on Pine Street outside of City Hall can also be used for submitting payments 24 hours per day. City Hall offices will not be...

  • City of Taylor Notice of Election

    Notice is hereby given that a Presidential Primary Election will be conducted in all voting precincts of the City of Taylor on Tuesday, January 15, 2008, for the purpose of voting for candidates seeking nomination to the office of President of the United States. Following is a list of...

  • Notice of the Last Day to Register

    Please take notice that a Presidential Primary Election will be held in the City of Taylor on Tuesday, January 15, 2008. Notice is further given that electors that wish to vote in the election must be registered to vote no later than December 17, 2007.

    Any person not already...

  • City of Taylor
    Notice of Application for Absent Voter Ballots

    Notice is hereby given that applications for absent voter ballots for the Presidential Primary Election to be held in the City of Taylor on Tuesday, January 15, 2008, are now available in the Office of the City Clerk, Taylor Municipal Building, 23555...

  • Only weeks after the Taylor Fire Department received three 12-lead EKG Phillips heart monitors from Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center, the new technology has saved lives.

    “We have had four lives saved already using this equipment,” said Bob Tompos, Battalion Chief for the Taylor Fire Department EMS services. He said the three units...

  • Plenty of seasonal events and activities are scheduled in the City of Taylor:

     Santa’s Magic Forest
    When: Every weekend in December. Hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, 1 to 8 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 7 p.m. Sundays.
    Where: Heritage Park Activity Building, 12111 Pardee Road, in...

  • Beginning in 2008, "Meet with the Mayor" night will move from Wednesday to Monday.

    The open house for residents to meet with Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe will be held monthly on the Monday before the first City Council meeting of the month. Hours are 6 to 8 p.m.

    Here is the schedule for 2008:

    Monday, January 2...