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Hello, my name is Gertie, and I need a home | Pet of the Week

Gertie is a 10-year-old female black cat, domestic medium hair (ID #A509871).…

  • May 11th, 2017

Unlikely heroes help homeless Federal Way woman reunite with dog

When Federal Way resident April Arne’s dog, Sikaya, got spooked by a…

PowellsWood in Federal Way hosting annual Mother’s Day weekend tea service

PowellsWood Garden is inviting people to cultivate family bonds by starting a…

  • May 10th, 2017

Children’s initiative meeting coming up

Best Starts for Kids is hosting a community meeting at 6:30 p.m.…

  • May 10th, 2017

Federal Way students will storm the sound with salmon at educational events

Hundreds of salmon fry are about to start their long journey to…

  • May 9th, 2017

Federal Way High School Pacific Islander ‘family’ provides safe space for learning culture

About 30 students held hands. Heads bowed in spiritual prayer, the Federal…

Federal Way Multicultural Book Group to meet May 10

The Multicultural Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. on May 10…

  • May 5th, 2017

Author to talk about JFK, book at Washington State History Museum

Many will forever envision John F. Kennedy as a vibrant, charismatic figure…

  • May 5th, 2017

Federal Way residents invited to National Day of Prayer event

Family Life Community Church is hosting a National Day of Prayer service…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Steel Lake Presbyterian Church recognized for efforts

Steel Lake Presbyterian Church in Federal Way was honored by the McCormick…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Variety, creativity and principles motivate Federal Way resident

As a public health nurse, Carol Wilson tended to migrant farm workers…

Henry facilitates physically active culture at Lake Grove

Lake Grove Elementary’s Dana Henry describes herself as a “facilitator” rather than…

Citizen of the Month: Volunteering at MaST Center keeps Federal Way woman young

For about two years, Kay Vallejo worked with her son at Highline…

Thomas Jefferson grad wins $10,000 on ‘The Price is Right’

Maybe it’s a coincidence. Maybe Federal Wayans have natural talent for guessing…

Federal Way Public Schools celebrates community partners at Heroes Banquet

Federal Way Public Schools is committed to making a difference in the…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Volunteers improve Federal Way parks during Parks Appreciation Day

Volunteer teams worked at Alderbrook, Saghalie, Steel Lake and Celebration parks on…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

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

Holly is a 5-year-old female pit bull terrier, about 48 pounds (ID…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Easter egg hunting fun

The Light of Christ Community Garden in Federal Way was the perfect…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Centerstage artistic director retiring

Centerstage Theatre Artistic Director Alan Bryce will retire from the Federal Way…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Todd Beamer AFJROTC cadets hone cyber security skills at Highline competition

Todd Beamer AFJROTC cadets hone skills at Highline Todd Beamer AFJROTC cadets…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Clean water paramount in underdeveloped countries

Samuel Irungu knows how important clean water is. The web developer for…

Beamer Dance Team wins ninth state hip hop championship

Topping off an undefeated season, the Todd Beamer Dance Team brought home…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Thomas Jefferson math team takes first at state competition

Thomas Jefferson High School’s math team competed in the 24th annual Mu…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

AAA offering driving course for older residents

The AAA Driver Improvement Program is offering a refresher course on defensive-driving…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

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

Sinatra is an 11-year-old male Himalayan cat (ID #A523060). This handsome boy…

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Springtime in Federal Way

Resident Joan Tornow submitted this photo she took Monday of flowering trees…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Students urged to participate in city art contest

Federal Way area students have until May 1 to submit artwork for…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

FWPS health and physical education specialist receives national award

At the SHAPE America National Convention and Expo, March 16, Lake Grove…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

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

Daisy is a 3-year-old female pit bull terrier-mix, about 60 pounds (ID…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Environmental action and awareness benefit all

Nancy Hart sees the big picture. She cares about the health of…

Book tells Brooklake Community Center’s storied past

A speakeasy during Prohibition, a brothel on the second floor and a…

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

Sparklet is a 6-year-old female Siamese cat, domestic medium hair (ID #A520727).…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Todd Beamer Air Force JROTC wraps season at regionals

On March 18, Todd Beamer High School’s Air Force JROTC drill team…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Min awarded $1,000 scholarship from Ready Washington

Elizabeth Min, a junior from Decatur High School, was one of five…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Camelot Elementary to receive garden grant

Federal Way Public Schools Camelot Elementary will receive a $2,000 school garden…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

St. Luke’s in Federal Way welcomes new pastor

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Federal Way will welcome new lead pastor…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Village Green to host spring art history class

Elizabeth Rodgers will present the third part of an art history series…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

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

Rocky is a 5-year-old male Chihuahua, about 6 pounds (ID #A520729). This…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Federal Way High School ROTC drill teams advance to regionals

On March 4, Federal Way High School’s ROTC drill teams competed in…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Chipotle supporting refugee and immigrant families with fundraiser

From 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, 31 Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants…

  • Mar 14th, 2017