Heidi Jacobs

Federal Way City Council sets vision, goals

Sustainable revenue, ecomonic development and reducing homlessness are top priorities.

Homeless services create concerns for residents, business owners

Federal Way residents and business owners are concerned about the negative impacts efforts to address homelessness are having on the community. Business owners along 13th… Continue reading

Piper’s Playground offers indoor play space for dogs

Federal Way’s first indoor dog park opened Jan. 18.

Mayor: Creating task force next step in tackling homeless crisis

After reaching its first goal of providing temporary shelter for homeless families in Federal Way, the city’s Homeless Mothers and Children Initiative hopes to expand… Continue reading

Young Life associate director’s work impacts Federal Way youth

Mike Heritage has mentored dozens of young people in theFederal Way community.

Federal Way downtown development, homelessness among topics in State of the City address

Mayor Jim Ferrell delivered annual speech at Performing Arts and Event Center on Monday.

South Sound Healing and Wellness gives community opportunity to explore alternative therapies

Melody Litton wants to give Federal Way residents the opportunity to experience alternate types of healing and therapy. “A lot of people are seeking healing,”… Continue reading

Mayor Ferrell to deliver State of the City address Jan. 22

For the first time, the event is free and open to the public.

Federal Way highlights city’s diversity during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

Event included speakers and performances from Federal Way High School clubs.

Federal Way Day Center marks a year of serving community’s homeless

First anniversary celebration set for 5-6:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at St.Vincent de Paul Church Social Hall.

Federal Way Sears to close in early April

Company announced closure of 64 Kmart and 39 Sears stores throughout the country in early 2018.

Two men die in separate accidents on Pacific Highway

One man died in two-vehicle accident on Friday, and the other was hit by a car late Saturday.

Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking hopes to expand reach

Organization will host a community forum on Jan. 10 on the business impacts of human trafficking.

Councilwoman Susan Honda appointed as Federal Way’s deputy mayor

Honda received four votes in favor, 3 opposed.

New Hope Christian Fellowship to provide temporary shelter for homeless families

Church hopes to have building ready by mid-January.

Federal Way leaders make resolutions for 2018

The Mirror reached out to local community leaders to see how they plan to better themselves and their community in the new year. Some of… Continue reading

Shelley Pauls a cheerleader for Federal Way organizations, events

Pauls frequently asked to help find volunteers for projects.

69-year-old woman dies in Federal Way condo fire

SKFR determining cause of blaze that damaged eight units.