Federal Way Public Schools challenges students to read this summer

Reading at least 30 minutes a day can help prevent the “summer slide.”

Federal Way Police issue positive tickets for good behavior

About 1,400 tickets to local entertainment venues have been handed out since 2016

Reward offered in arson case

Three vehicles set on fire last Friday

Federal Way High School students chat with Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

The class won the chat through a computer coding challenge with Code.org.

Residents win right to clean Lake Jeane

Campaign underway to raise money to help fund clean-up of toxic algal blooms

Students’ voices heard at youth forum

Event was hosted by Councilman Jesse Johnson, other community leaders

This book, like change, is a good thing

Change, they say, is good. It’s the opportunity for growth. It’s a chance to take a breath, reassess, reconfigure. It Continue reading...

Significant changes to education funding model impacts Federal Way Public Schools

After years of lengthy debate, the Washington State Legislature passed two major bills — House Bill 2442 and Senate Bill Continue reading...

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What would you do in the City Council’s shoes?

If you were on the Federal Way City Council and had a vote this fall in the 2019-20 city budget, Continue reading...

4 Reasons Why Summer Is a Great Time to Buy a Home

June is National Home Ownership Month and while there are always many reasons to buy a home, purchasing a home Continue reading...

Opinion

The truth behind abortions

In a Letter to the Editor in the June 1 edition of the Mirror, Laurie Garrett urged us not to… Continue reading

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Update on the Federal Way Taxpayer Round Table

The Federal Way Taxpayer Round Table is set for 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at the Woodmont Public Library, 26809… Continue reading

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Marketplace

4 Reasons Why Summer Is a Great Time to Buy a Home

June is National Home Ownership Month and while there are always many Continue reading...

 

Dr. Rick Ludwig, Pacific Medical Centers’ Medical Director of U.S. Family Health Plan.

When is the emergency room NOT your best solution?

24/7 PacMed reduces ER loads and improves patient care

 

Low inventory and high buyer demand continue to push the local real estate market, says realtor Mary Lee.

Seattle Housing Market Forecast

What’s happening in the market and where are prices and interest rates headed?

 

Business

Local optometrist receives Getman Award

Dr. Curtis Baxstrom of Northwest Vision & Learning Center in Federal Way has been named the 2018 recipient of the Continue reading...

 

Federal Way resident named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

Thomas Edward Gates has a law practice in Tukwila