News Listings

  • Memorial Day – Monday, May 28 – will feature the unveiling of the Lest They Be Forgotten memorial on the grounds of City Hall starting at 1 p.m.

    The memorial is a tribute to fallen Army Spc. Holly McGeogh of Taylor and others in Michigan who served during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Spc. McGeogh, 19, was...

  • Taylor Rotarians are seeking outstanding, enthusiastic professionals between the ages of 25 to 40 to take part in the Group Study Exchange program of The Rotary Foundation. This year, the team members who are selected to participate in this goodwill/friendship tour will be visiting a district of Finland between March 29 and April 26, 2008....

  • Michigan's only location of Exchange City and EarthWorks at 20330 Superior Road in Taylor recently welcomed Taylor Mayor Cameron G. Priebe to tour the facilities. During the visit, Mayor Priebe exchanged mayoral proclamations with Mackenzie Keathley, a fifth-grader from Wareing Elementary School in Taylor. Mackenzie was serving as mayor of...

  • The City of Taylor will be increasing ORDINANCE ENFORCEMENT. Of immediate concern are the following: high grass, junk and debris, unlicensed/non-mobile vehicles, parking across public sidewalks, parking commercial vehicles in residential areas and placing signs on the public easement. A civil...

  • Gerald Thomas of Westminster Place Cooperative and Blaine Honeycutt from Georgetown Place Cooperative, both in Taylor, have been re-elected to the board of directors of the Midwest Association of Housing Cooperatives.
     
    The organization supports and champions the cause of quality housing through education, legislative actions,...

  • The Taylor Recreation Center will be closed May 21-28 for much-needed parking lot repairs and for the Memorial Day holiday. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • State Senator Ramond Basham of Taylor will be the guest speaker during Monday's Legislative Forum luncheon of the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Crystal Gardens, 16703 Fort Street, Southgate. Tickets are $15 per person. For tickets or information, call Mary Jarosz of...

  • The sixth annual Masco Art in the Park Festival, scheduled for June 9-10 at Heritage Park, continues to impress as a venue for the visual and performing arts.

    Show hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 9, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10. Heritage Park is located at 12111 Pardee Road, between Goddard and Northline roads.

    ...
  • The public is invited to provide input into the development of a new master plan for the City of Taylor.

    Three public open houses have been scheduled to review and discuss progress made in “City of Taylor Master Plan…Blueprint for the Future”:

    ●Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the Masco Art in the...

  • Two tributes to Taylor veterans take place in May

    There will be two public tributes to the military in the City of Taylor during the month of May.

    The City of Taylor’s annual tribute to past and current members of the military begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, in front of the Veterans Memorial Garden outside City Hall in...

  • The annual auction hosted by the Taylor Auxiliary Police is scheduled for 9 a.m. May 12 at the Sheridan Community Center, 12111 Pardee Road. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

    The public is invited. There is no admission fee.

    All items are sold "as is." The buyer must pay cash for all purchases at the time of the sale. No personal...

  • A Benefit Dinner for the daughters of Taylor resident Stephanie Williams is scheduled for 4 to 9 p.m. June 3 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 552 at 1125 Fort Street, Lincoln Park.

    Williams is a 29-year-old single mother of three. She has been fighting stage four colon cancer, which has spread throughout her liver, for more than a year....

  • Talented teen-agers from Taylor are invited to participate in a poetry read from 7 to 9:30 p.m. May 31 at the Sheridan Community Center, 12111 Pardee Road.

    The poetry read is sponsored by Mayor Cameron G. Priebe’s Youth Advisory Council.

    Teens are invited to read their own poetry or listen to others. Slam poetry and acoustic...

  • Family and friends of Yvonne Olszewski Wilkinson are holding a Benefit Dinner in her honor July 20 at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 24900 Brest Road in Taylor. The event is set for 6 p.m. to midnight, with dinner served from 7 to 9 p.m.

    Yvonne was diagnosed with Fabry's disease in 1997 and recently with multiple sclerosis (MS). In...

  • With gas prices rising and our energy future hanging in the balance, a town hall-style meeting in Taylor will give area residents a chance to find answers to questions about what can be done to secure our economy, national security and environment.

    The “Re-Energize America” town hall meeting is set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at at...

  • National City closed the lobbies of 120 Southeastern Michigan branches from 1-5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, for a dynamic initiative that benefited local charities, including two in Taylor.

    More than 600 National City employees volunteered for 14 local charities at 22 locations as part of the first annual Community Appreciation Day. Drive-...

  • A spaghetti dinner will be served to raise funds to purchase fire safety materials to help keep Taylor children safe.

    The dinner is scheduled for 1 to 4 pm. Saturday, June 2, at Keefer’s Blue Line Saloon, 22124 Ecorse Road, Taylor.

    Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children. All proceeds will go to firefighters’ hats and...

  • A two-day women’s health and wellness tour will take place from 2 to 7 p.m. May 15 and 16 on the grounds of the Oakwood Dearborn Medical Park, 18100 Oakwood Blvd., directly across from Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center.

    In an effort to raise women’s health awareness, the tour – hosted in partnership with GE Healthcare – will offer...

  • In an attempt to find good homes for hundreds of homeless kittens, cats, puppies, rabbits and dogs, Greater Media’s 94.7 WCSX-FM is proud to sponsor “Pet-A-Palooza.”  The annual event will take place on Saturday, June 2, at Heritage Park in Taylor and on Saturday, July 28, at Freedom Hill County Park in Sterling Heights.

    The events will...

  • The Oakwood Breast Care Center, located at 18100 Oakwood Boulevard, Suite 200, in Dearborn, will provide free digital mammography screenings -- by...