Federal Way honors Martin Luther King Jr.

Celebration includes special performances, food drive.

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Nonprofit, company at odds over preserving Weyerhaeuser property

IRG addresses concerns over first building; Save Weyerhaeuser advocates for alternative plan.

Microsoft will invest $500 million toward regional housing

Mayors of nine cities — including Auburn, Kent, Federal Way, Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah, Renton and Sammamish — have pledged to help

Federal Way National Little League complex gets facelift before 60th anniversary

$50K grant leads to more accessible walkways, completed in time for spring season sign-ups.

Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

South King County coalition targets affordable housing

Rent and housing prices hit south end communities hard; SeaTac, Tukwila, Kent, Burien, Renton and Auburn are working to create organization like Eastside’s ARCH

Federal Way to use $100K grant on hotel vouchers, emergency shelter

$60K will go towards hotel/motel vouchers, $40K on pre-development costs for shelter in city.

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Jan. 25: Nick Gunn

Todd Beamer junior earns ticket to state competition at 11-dive meet.

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Jan. 25: Rebecca Francis

Todd Beamer senior holds highest team average two consecutive years.

Rep. Reeves announces historic childcare bill

Crew of moms and kids call for ‘all hands on deck’ to champion family-friendly policies.

Rep. Reeves elected as deputy majority whip

Whips are charged with finding level of support for legislation, amendments and budgets.

Opinion

Elected positions open in 2019

Are you happy with how things are or do you want to see change?

 

Top 10 hopes for 2019

I hope that the efforts to create support for LGBTQ parents in Federal Way thrive.

 

Marketplace

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019

 

One-of-a-kind jewelry is easier – and more affordable – than you might think!

Couple gets creative with local artisans to mark silver anniversary in gold

 

Life

‘Talk to Me’ draws from real life

The view from above was stunning. The cliché says that people look like ants when you’re looking down from a Continue reading...

 

Business

Calories for Jesus: Federal Way Young Life program helps teen moms

Cookies for a Cause at local Chick-fil-A benefits YoungLives this month.

 

Chamber celebrates ribbon cutting of Mirror Lake Highland

Project is the result of the city’s design competition to showcase its new Cottage Housing Ordinance.

 

Northwest

Exit poll indicates Washington voters still support climate change action

State environmental organizations’ poll points to continuing support for carbon-reducing measures.