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Multicultural Book Group to meet Dec. 14

The Multicultural Book Group will meet at the 320th Federal Way library…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

 

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Historical Society of Federal Way to host open house

The Historical Society of Federal Way invites the community to attend its…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

 

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Meet Sully | Pet of the Week

Sully is a 10-year-old male dog, flat-coated retriever mix, about 116 pounds…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

 

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Santa visits The Commons mall in Federal Way

Santa Claus will be in Federal Way at The Commons, 1928 S.…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016
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Holiday with Lights back at Federal Way’s Wild Waves and Enchanted Village

More than one million lights will line Wild Waves and Enchanted Village…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Embracing change, staying active proves valuable for Federal Way resident

By Betsy Fradd Village Green Retirement Campus Carolyn Ayers leads an intentional…

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City of Federal Way invites community to holiday tree lighting Dec. 3

The community is invited to attend the annual holiday tree lighting event.…

  • Nov 28th, 2016
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McIntosh offers holiday support to Federal Way families in need | Citizen of the Month

By Shelby Mang UW News Lab Wendy McIntosh provided nearly 300 Federal…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Holiday Camp at the Federal Way Community Center

Holiday Camp at the Federal Way Community Center The Federal Way Community…

  • Nov 25th, 2016
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Adopt Bon Jovi the cat | Pet of the Week

Bon Jovi is an 11-year-old female cat, domestic long hair (ID #A510752).…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Dan Wilson takes time to visit with local patients

Former Mariner catcher Dan Wilson visited with patients at the St. Francis…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
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Centerstage’s “Little Red Riding Hood” will run Nov. 26-Dec. 22. Courtesy of Centerstage Theatre

Federal Way’s Centerstage Theatre presents ‘Little Red Riding Hood’

“Little Red Riding Hood,” Centerstage Theatre’s latest pantomime, is anything but silent.…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
Centerstage’s “Little Red Riding Hood” will run Nov. 26-Dec. 22. Courtesy of Centerstage Theatre
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Federal Way couple celebrates 80 years of marriage

Federal Way residents Rev. Dr. YongChul Chung and PilKyu Kim were surrounded…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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Handel’s ‘Messiah’ performances scheduled for Nov. 17, 20

‘Messiah’ scheduled for Nov. 17, 20 From staff reports George Frideric Handel’s…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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Meet Tabitha | Pet of the Week

Tabitha is a 12-year-old brown female Tabby cat (ID #A509849). This sweet…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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Local caregiver named ‘Assisted Living Caregiver of the Year’

Local woman named caregiver of the year From staff reports Imane Jeaouani,…

  • Nov 13th, 2016
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Federal Way’s Springfield graduates from EOU

Springfield graduates from Eastern Oregon University From staff reports Federal Way resident…

  • Nov 12th, 2016
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We Scare Hunger generates 2,100 pounds of food

More than 40 students from Federal Way’s four public high schools attended…

  • Nov 11th, 2016
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Morgan Kenske, 19, does labeling and stuffs envelopes on Oct. 27 at Caffe D’arté. Photo courtesy of Rick Priest

Federal Way Public Schools program helps students transition to workforce

At Caffe D’arté, coffee-roasting is serious business. From its Federal Way operation,…

Morgan Kenske, 19, does labeling and stuffs envelopes on Oct. 27 at Caffe D’arté. Photo courtesy of Rick Priest
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State Parks’ last ‘free day’ of 2016 on Nov. 11

The state Parks and Recreation Commission is offering its last free day of 2016 on Friday, Nov. 11

  • Nov 9th, 2016
Entry to Dash Point State Park will be free Nov. 11. File photo
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Federal Way Multi-Service Center veterans housing project to open Dec. 8

Just over 10 percent of the homeless population are veterans. And 20…

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‘Honoring Our Own’: Veterans Day observance in Federal Way Nov. 12

The first Veterans Day – initially called Armistice Day — was proclaimed…

  • Nov 8th, 2016
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Meet Kona | Pet of the Week

Kona is a 2-year-old female dog, Pit Bull Terrier, about 75 pounds…

  • Nov 7th, 2016
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Federal Way High School halfway through remodel | Photos

The school held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last Friday and a tour of the finished wings

  • Nov 2nd, 2016
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Federal Way school board passes attendance awareness resolution

In the 2015-2016 school year, the Federal Way district reported a 0.8 percent unexcused absence rate

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Citizen of the Month: ‘Trashy ladies’ clean up Federal Way neighborhood one bag at a time

An iPhone, deck of cards, pair of unusual boots, and even a couch

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McCullah to retire after a career of service

McCullah is retiring after years of service with Allied Residential and the Multi-Service Center.

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Meet Felicia | Pet of the Week

Felicia is a 6-year-old female tabby cat, domestic short hair (ID #A508932)

  • Nov 2nd, 2016
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Multilingual FWPS students can earn high school credit

Registration is open for tests at Decatur, Jefferson and Beamer high schools and Sacajawea Middle

  • Nov 2nd, 2016
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Highline College’s Marine Science and Technology (MaST) Center at the Redondo Dock next to Salty’s (28203 Redondo Beach Drive S.

MaST Center hosting underwater pumpkin carving

Highline College's Marine Science and Technology Center is hosting a variety of hands-on events in the coming months.

  • Oct 24th, 2016
Highline College’s Marine Science and Technology (MaST) Center at the Redondo Dock next to Salty’s (28203 Redondo Beach Drive S.

Meet Meyer | Pet of the Week

Meyer is a 2-year-old male domestic short hair Tabby cat (ID #A509029).

  • Oct 24th, 2016

Q&A: Reconstruction after breast cancer surgery | Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Most breast cancer treatment includes some form of surgery. Common surgeries used to treat breast cancer range from breast conserving surgery — also called a partial or segmental mastectomy or lumpectomy – in which only the tumor and some surrounding tissue are removed, to a full mastectomy, where one or both breasts are completely removed.

  • Oct 12th, 2016

Rosebud Children’s Theatre hosting auditions for ‘A Christmas Carol’ on Oct. 7

The community is invited to audition for Rosebud Children's Theatre Conservatory's sixth annual production.

  • Oct 3rd, 2016
Dr. William Chapman Nyaho will perform Schuman’s Piano Concerto for the Federal Way Symphony. Contributed photo

Federal Way Symphony’s season begins

The Federal Way Symphony opens their season at 2 p.m. Oct. 2 with two iconic works – "Schuman's Piano Concerto" and Sibelius' "Symphony no. 2" at St. Luke's Church (515 S. 312th St.).

  • Oct 1st, 2016
Dr. William Chapman Nyaho will perform Schuman’s Piano Concerto for the Federal Way Symphony. Contributed photo

Burn ban in state parks through Sept. 30

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced a statewide ban on campfires in all state parks and ocean beaches in the Seashore Conservation Area through Sept. 30 due to extreme heat and dry conditions. The ban is part of a statewide effort to prevent human-caused wildfires.

  • Aug 26th, 2016
The South Sound Vintage Motorcycle Enthusiasts welcome all motorcyclists to participate in a Poker Run on Sunday

Motorcyclists participate in Poker Run against hunger

The South Sound Vintage Motorcycle Enthusiasts welcome all motorcyclists to participate in a Poker Run on Sunday, July 17, to fight hunger and help benefit the Emergency Food Network.

  • Jul 15th, 2016
The South Sound Vintage Motorcycle Enthusiasts welcome all motorcyclists to participate in a Poker Run on Sunday

Anti-human trafficking advocates host annual 5K

The Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking is teaming up with local businesses, schools, families and community members for the fourth annual Break the Chains of Human Trafficking 5K Awareness Walk/Fun Run.

  • May 10th, 2016
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Federal Way artist in Women Painters of Washington Show “Musical Pieces”

Federal Way artist Eileen Miryekta will be one of the 28 artists presenting her work at a new show, April 5 to July 1, in which female artists explore the world of music from their perspective.

  • Apr 7th, 2016
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Student poem | Diversity

Yo soy Lempira, perdido en un mundo llena de odio

  • Apr 1st, 2016
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Federal Way hip-hop artist KillemAll Coop releases debut album

Christian Cooper, an up-and-coming hip-hop artist based in Federal Way whose alter ego is KillemAll Coop, recently released his first album, "3 Degreez," on iTunes.

  • Mar 2nd, 2016
KillemAll Coop's debut album "3 Degreez" released on Jan.30 on iTunes. Contributed photo