Federal Way Decatur grad, accomplished attorney joins Olympia law firm

Trevor Zandel, a 1997 graduate of Decatur High School and a 2005 summa cum laude graduate of Gonzaga University School of Law, has joined the Olympia-based law firm of Phillips Burgess.

  • Apr 5th, 2016

Alaska Airlines files application to fly Los Angeles to Havana, Cuba

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation seeking approval to fly two daily nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Havana, Cuba.

  • Apr 3rd, 2016

Salty’s to host wine dinner April 7

Salty's at Redondo (28201 Redondo Beach Dr. S., Des Moines) will host a five-course Coelho Wine Dinner on Thursday, April 7, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Menu items and featured wines can be previewed at

  • Apr 2nd, 2016

Marlene’s in Federal Way celebrates 40 years in business April 1

Marlene's Market & Deli at 2565 S. Gateway Center Place in Federal Way — one of the few remaining independent and family-owned purveyors of natural and organic foods in the South Puget Sound — is celebrating 40 years of business on April 1.

  • Mar 22nd, 2016

Ivar’s to celebrate founder’s 111th birthday with $1.11 second entrees | Business

Get the party hats, or captain's hats, ready!

  • Mar 14th, 2016

CHI Franciscan Health recognized for Health Care Delivery

The CHI Franciscan Care Transformation Team won the Health Care Delivery category at the 2016 Leaders in Health Care Awards for their use of virtual urgent care and diabetes education, implementation of regional telemetry monitoring of patient's heart rhythms, and virtual intensive care unit monitoring.

  • Mar 13th, 2016

Federal Way’s Busy Shoes Shoe Repair keeps footwear functional

When customers first walk into Busy Shoes Shoe Repair, they're greeted by a plethora of shoes, handbags, shoe accessories and a noisy machine that looks like it can handle all of your shoe needs.

  • Mar 8th, 2016

Goodwill reopens after major renovation | Business

After undergoing renovations for a few months, the Federal Way Goodwill, located at 32521 Pacific Highway S., reopened Jan. 21.

  • Feb 9th, 2016

Franciscan Center for Weight Management receives accreditation

The Franciscan Center for Weight Management at St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way has been reaccredited by the American College of Surgeons and the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

  • Feb 3rd, 2016

Federal Way’s Assured Home Health among nation’s top 500 ‘HomeCare Elite

Assured Home Health was ranked among the nation’s Top 500 home health providers in an independent rating of home health quality and performance.

  • Jan 16th, 2016

RAM donates over $8,200 to American Cancer Society

The RAM Restaurant and Brewery’s recent Drink Pink promotion raised approximately $8,235 to benefit the American Cancer Society.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

Assured Home Health was ranked among the nation’s Top 500 home health providers in an independent rating of home health quality and performance.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

Director discusses economic growth with county leaders at ‘Good Eggs’ breakfast

Working together to build a strong economic region, South King County leaders met with Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council Executive Director Dr. Steve Lerch to discuss Washington state’s Economic and Revenue outlook at the monthly “Good Eggs” breakfast meeting sponsored by Councilman Pete von Reichbauer.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

Federal Way tax planner earns certified tax coach designation

Shirley Shiotani is one of just 400 tax professionals who has completed the American Institute for Certified Tax Coaches’ training academy leading to the certified tax coach designation.

  • Dec 23rd, 2015

Federal Way worker awarded for largest sales increase

Reinke has recognized its Northwest territory manager Marvin Pascual of Federal Way as the company’s territory manager with the largest parts sales increase throughout the United States and Canada. The award is in acknowledgement of Pascual’s marketing year success.

  • Dec 23rd, 2015

Verizon retailer TCC opens in Federal Way

TCC, the largest Verizon premium wireless retailer in the U.S., opened a new store in Federal Way on Dec. 11.

  • Dec 22nd, 2015

Federal Way’s Referrals Unlimited donates to Multi-Service Center

Referrals Unlimited recently donated to the Multi-Service Center.

  • Dec 18th, 2015

Franciscan hospitals receive national cardiovascular accreditation

Three CHI Franciscan Health hospitals have received accreditation for cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention from Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence.

  • Dec 15th, 2015

Verizon retailer TCC to open Friday in Federal Way

TCC, the largest Verizon premium wireless retailer in the U.S., will open a new store in Federal Way on Dec. 11.

  • Dec 11th, 2015

Seahawks’ Federal Way chiropractor recognized

University of Western States recently held its 2015 homecoming and Northwest Symposium. The event culminated in a celebratory homecoming dinner on Oct. 17, when Federal Way chiropractor Dr. James Kurtz was selected as the 2015 "UWS Alumnus of the Year."

  • Dec 7th, 2015

GymGuyz looking to train people of Federal Way

With the new year right around the corner, many will begin making resolutions to get fit in the upcoming year. Gyms will be overcrowded for a few weeks, only to see the numbers decline rapidly for a multitude of reasons.

  • Dec 7th, 2015

CHI Franciscan Health names McLean market president for South King County

CHI Franciscan Health welcomes Tony McLean, market president for South King County. As market president, he holds responsibility for St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way and as of Jan. 1, 2016 will oversee Highline Medical Center, Burien. McLean has been serving as president of St. Francis Hospital since October 2008.

  • Dec 6th, 2015

Weyerhaeuser scores 95 out of 100 in LGBT Equality Scores

Weyerhaeuser scores 95 out of 100 in LGBT equality scores

  • Dec 6th, 2015

Federal Way Holiday Bazaar open weekend evenings

The opening of the Holiday Bazaar was Friday, Nov. 20 in the food court of The Commons Mall. Patrons may shop for unique gifts or decorations for the holidays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until Dec. 20.

  • Dec 5th, 2015

Federal Way’s Sleep Train hosts annual contest, toy drive for foster kids

For most children, Christmas morning is a magical time, but for many foster children who may find themselves in a new home during the holidays, Christmas morning can bring worry about whether Santa will find them.

  • Dec 2nd, 2015

McGraw leads credit union’s new Federal Way branch

Lonnie McGraw has been selected as branch manager of Washington State Employees Credit Union's newest branch in Federal Way.

  • Nov 30th, 2015

Federal Way Chamber honors 3 businesses at annual gala | Photos

The Greater Federal Way Chamber honored three businesses with Impact Awards during its annual Gala on Nov. 14.

  • Nov 19th, 2015

State chiropractic association honors Federal Way doctor

Dr. Jolene Harlow, a Federal Way doctor of chiropractic, was recently named Volunteer of the Year by the Washington State Chiropractic Association. She was presented with the award at an annual conference on Oct. 10. The 1,000-member group is the only statewide association that represents the chiropractic profession.

  • Nov 15th, 2015

Federal Way small business Hot Sacks heats up for fall, winter

As the Northwest trades barbecues for umbrellas, Stephanie Jackson is gearing up for her busy season with local small business Hot Sacks.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Federal Way Chamber to honor 3 businesses at annual gala

The Greater Federal Way Chamber will honor three businesses with Impact Awards as part of its annual Gala on Nov. 14.

  • Oct 20th, 2015

Federal Way Franciscan Breast Center earns excellence accreditation

The Franciscan Breast Center at St. Francis in Federal Way, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, has been named a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence by the National Consortium of Breast Centers, Inc.

  • Sep 22nd, 2015

Federal Way Chamber seeks to expand network with special event

Membership matters and the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce will be reaching out to the business community Sept. 22-23 with a membership event that organizers say is like none other.

  • Sep 22nd, 2015

Federal Way’s Asensio Coffee brews up local coffee and art

When customers walk through the door at Asensio Coffee, they not only are struck by the aroma of certified organic coffee but by the striking, colorful paintings on the walls.

  • Sep 21st, 2015

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell, City Council members and local legislators joined Seattle Children’s South Clinic representatives during an open house of the new clinic on Saturday.

  • Sep 19th, 2015

Celebration Senior Living in Federal Way now open | Slideshow

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell cut a red ribbon to officially openSHAG’s Celebration Senior Living on Sept. 12.

  • Sep 19th, 2015

Federal Way mayor cuts ribbon on new Seattle Children’s South Clinic | Slideshow

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell, City Council members and local legislators joined Seattle Children’s South Clinic representatives during an open house of the new clinic on Saturday.

  • Sep 19th, 2015

Federal Way’s Breast Diagnostic Center to celebrate breast cancer awareness

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws near, Breast Diagnostic Center is finalizing plans to dedicate October to inspiring women to take charge of their health while supporting a local non-profit.

  • Sep 15th, 2015

Father, son open Batteries Plus Bulbs in Federal Way

Federal Wayans have a new choice for their battery and lighting needs as a father and son opened up their seventh Batteries Plus Bulbs store recently in the city.

  • Sep 8th, 2015

Primary Residential Mortgage in Federal Way welcomes Liberato

Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc., one of the nation’s top independent, residential mortgage lenders in the country, recently welcomed Ann Liberato as King County area manager.

  • Sep 4th, 2015

Brown Bear to offer free car washes Aug. 27

Celebrating its 58th anniversary, Brown Bear Car Wash will add sparkle and shine to thousands ofcars and trucks next Thursday, August 27 as the family-owned company offers free “BearyClean” washes at 21 tunnel wash locations.

  • Aug 20th, 2015