Life

My name is Phoenix, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Phoenix is a 1 1/2-year-old female dachshund and Chihuahua mix, about 23…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Driver improvement course being offered

AAA is hosting a driver improvement program as a refresher course for…

Free backpacks being distributed to students Aug. 19

Community children can receive free backpacks at a special event from 11…

Federal Way Public Schools scholars participate in meaningful summer learning opportunities

Federal Way Public Schools is committed to providing learning opportunities throughout the…

Diabetes doesn’t slow sisters down

For sisters Evie and Lilly Tucker, living with the challenges of diabetes…

Perry springs to bright future after dark past

Mark Hendricks still remembers one of the first nights he drove Khairi…

Circus coming to town beginning Aug. 17

For the second year in a row, American Crown Circus and Circo…

My name is Mikey, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Mikey is a 4-year-old male cat, domestic medium hair, gray and white…

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Local doctors prescribing books to children

Pediatricians at Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center are promoting reading and…

Federal Way’s second annual International Friendship Day draws crowd to city park

Community members celebrated Federal Way’s second annual International Friendship Day Sunday at…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Multicultural Book Group meeting

The Multicultural Book Group will be discussing the novel “Started Early, Took…

  • Aug 7th, 2017

My name is Marigold, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Marigold is a 4-year-old female cat, domestic short hair, orange and white…

  • Aug 7th, 2017

Federal Way community turns out for inaugural Special Olympics Run with the Cops

The inaugural Special Olympics Run with the Cops 5k to support Special…

Agyeman thrived in summer league after connecting faith and basketball

Abubaker Agyeman is one of a kind. The junior forward for the…

FUSION hosts 24th annual fundraising event

FUSION (Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed and Needy) held its…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Dutch and Flemish art classes being offered

Elizabeth Rodgers is presenting an informative series focusing on the great masters…

Citizen of the Month: District employee helps students succeed as school supply drive organizer

This August, for the last time in more than 17 years, Federal…

Reach Out hosting annual award breakfast

Reach Out’s seventh annual fundraising breakfast will be taking place from 7…

Eagle grads invited to all-class picnic

Federal Way High School alumni are invited to an all-class picnic from…

Residents turn out for annual Kiwanis Salmon Bake

Dave Larson serves up buttered rolls alongside his fellow Federal Way Kiwanis…

  • Jul 31st, 2017

A dumpling freedom fighter | The Hand That Feeds

Push your way through doors of Dae Bak Wang Mandoo on any…

Federal Way Diversity Commission hosting cultural fair

Federal Way is becoming more and more diverse by the day, and…

Area students learn the basics of nursing at annual camp in Tacoma

Sarah Cho wanted to check out a real hospital in action, not…

My name is Rhino, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Rhino is a 10-year-old male pit bull, about 57 pounds (ID #A531897).…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Students improve their game at Summer Chess Camp with Federal Way superintendent

On July 17, Federal Way Public Schools hosted its first Summer Chess…

Blues festival hopes to hit high note for city

Last year, Federal Way Symphony President Rene Ewing felt a duty to…

Strong parks system enhances city’s livability

With more than 30 parks in Federal Way, residents of all ages…

My name is Squeaky, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Squeaky is a 12-year-old female cat, exotic shorthair (ID #A531303). Her previous…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Federal Way grads revive fraternity for African-American students at UW

Josh Dawson still remembers his first day of general chemistry at the…

Federal Way’s Multicultural Book Group to meet July 12

The Multicultural Book Group will be meet at 7 p.m. July 12…

Lions hosting rummage sale to benefit students

The Lions Club is hosting a rummage sale to help fund the…

PowellsWood hosts annual Storytelling Festival next weekend

PowellsWood Garden, in collaboration with local storytelling guilds, hosts its sixth annual…

My name is Chyna, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Chyna is a 14-year-old, female pit bull-mix (A530518). Chyna is a friendly,…

  • Jul 6th, 2017

My name is Bulbasaur, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Bulbasaur is a 6-year-old male pit bull terrier, about 60 pounds (ID…

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

Federal Way school officials save life | Citizens of the Month

It’s not often you’re in the right place at the right time…

Dash Point State Park is perfect mix of forest and beach | Explore Federal Way

Trails in Washington are diverse. Some meander up mountain ridge lines with…

Federal Way Public Schools Employment & Transition Program class of 2017

Alan Aldrich Scott Cheever Ontai Fogalele Shang Rong Kuang Dupreé Lee Amari…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Windermere agents volunteer at Federal Way Senior Center

Windermere Real Estate/West Campus and South Sound held its annual community service…

New York City ballerina performs at Village Green in Federal Way

Claire Kretzschmar, a ballerina with the New York City Ballet and granddaughter…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Centerstage names Federal Way’s Duval as interim artistic director

The board of directors of Centerstage Theatre Arts Conservatory announces actor/director and…