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

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.

Sex trafficking survivor: ‘I need to get out God’

Local human trafficking victims share stories of enslavement and escape.

Federal Way Mirror Scholar of the Month for January: Yasmin Mohammed

New immigrant credits teachers for her success.

Federal Way police recognize department’s finest for saving lives, fighting crime

Service dog Kaiser saves lives while confronting armed suspect.

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

Rep. Reeves announces historic childcare bill

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

Centerstage presents ‘The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’

Hilarious whodunit murder mystery playing Feb. 1-24 in Federal Way.

Applause to the Performing Arts and Event Center

The PAEC is an asset to the culture of Federal Way

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State of the press

Political columnist Bob Roegner states that the president says the media is the enemy of the people.

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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.

 

Northwest
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Proposed law would raise age limit for tobacco sales in WA

Lawmakers cite health concerns over tobacco and vape products

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