Letters to the Editor

Comments in school levy letter inaccurate

In the Jan. 26 paper, the Mirror published my letter supporting the levy along with three other letters. One of those criticizing the levy was… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Vote yes on Federal Way schools education levy

Join us to vote yes on the Federal Way Public Schools levy. As parents, we hope this levy passes so our daughter continues to have… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Timing bad for Federal Way school district levy

Please understand the complete story on the levy. First let me state, I usually support bonds and levies for schools. However, I find it unfortunate… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Federal Way community needs to embrace all residents

My wife and I have lived in the Federal Way community since 1982. We have seen a lot of changes in that span of time.… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2018

Parents should speak out about Federal Way school district grading system

Parents and guardians of Federal Way school students, as of today I still have not seen any changes in the Federal Way school district ABCF:1234… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2018

Levy passage crucial for Federal Way scholars’ success

30th Legislative District Democrats unanimously endorsed the levy.

  • Jan 26, 2018

Do not support school levy

In a letter in the Jan. 20 issue of the Mirror, Karen Capp urged voters to approve the Federal Way schools levy. She noted that… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2018

Levy passage will keep Federal Way school district on right path

I am writing to express my deep appreciation and gratitude for all the hard work being done by Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Tammy… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2018

Many reasons to vote yes on Federal Way school district levy

First and foremost, I want to say thank you to the more than 60 percent of the voters who approved the school construction bond on… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2018

Passage of Federal Way schools levy will support learning

My family and I have lived in Federal Way for over 20 years. I have taught at Sherwood Forest Elementary since moving here in 1995.… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

School funding needs better solution than another levy

Levies are stopgap funds intended to get us through unexpected costs. They were never intended to be a permanent part of the school budget. That’s… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

Legislators putting funds at risk with inaction

I am writing regarding the capital budget, which is currently being debated by the Washington State Legislature. Washington currently has a significant homelessness crisis, evidenced… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Support the FWPS education levy in February

On behalf of our students and educators, we appreciate our community’s steadfast support of our schools. Recently, our community approved a bond that will build… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Mirror should have higher standards in advertisements

I’m disappointed in the Mirror for running full-page ads from self-proclaimed “watch” groups based on fake science and conspiracy theories. The most recent example is… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018

A Christmas to remember | Letter

A Christmas to remember Yes, it was nice to have a white Christmas this year. All of us dream of past Christmases, and they were… Continue reading

  • Dec 28, 2017

Levy critical to maintain services in Federal Way school district

Levy critical to maintain services in school district On Feb. 13, voters will be asked to renew an educational programs and operations levy to keep… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2017

City responsive to clean-up request

I recently entered a Citizen Action Request on the city of Federal Way website regarding piles of leaves covering the sidewalks on Southwest Campus Drive.… Continue reading

  • Dec 17, 2017

Former council candidate Flygare thanks supporters | Letter

Flygare will still be active

  • Dec 16, 2017

Vote in Alabama leaves country with hope

Remember how there is usually that one day in February that will be a really warm day and you have this feeling that spring might… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2017

Rep. Reeves’ interest in veterans issues is sincere

As the campaign manager of #TeamReeves 2016, I am compelled to responded to Mr. Greene’s letter that was published on Nov. 29. First, I find… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2017