Life

Local caregiver named ‘Assisted Living Caregiver of the Year’

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

  • Nov 13th, 2016

Federal Way’s Springfield graduates from EOU

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

  • Nov 12th, 2016

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

Federal Way Public Schools program helps students transition to workforce

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

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

Federal Way Multi-Service Center veterans housing project to open Dec. 8

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

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

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

  • Nov 8th, 2016

Meet Kona | Pet of the Week

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

  • Nov 7th, 2016

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

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

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

Meet Felicia | Pet of the Week

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

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

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

McCullah to retire after a career of service

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Student poem | Diversity

Yo soy Lempira, perdido en un mundo llena de odio

  • Apr 1st, 2016

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

Centerstage presents ‘Sleeping Beauty’ in Federal Way

Centerstage announced the latest of its enormously popular English Christmas pantos, "Sleeping Beauty." Part of a tradition that goes back three centuries, Centerstage pantos are written by Paul Hendy, now widely-regarded in England as one of the best in the business.

  • Nov 27th, 2015

Federal Way United Methodist Church to host ‘Godspell’

Fast paced, colorful, fun entertainment abounds during the current production of "Godspell" produced by Federal Way United Methodist Church and Rosebud Community Theater.

  • Nov 24th, 2015

Federal Way author guides future disciples, spiritual warriors in new book

This week marks the nationwide release of Federal Way author W.D. Swanson's new religious book, "Life Words: A Bible Study for Discipleship and Spiritual Warfare," where Swanson equips her readers to embrace life as Christ's followers.

  • Nov 12th, 2015

Clarifying the breast cancer screening dilemma

You need a mammogram to protect your breast health, but figuring out when and how often to

  • Nov 2nd, 2015

Wild Waves gets spooky at Halloween Fright Fest in Federal Way

Wild Waves Theme Park will bring thrill seekers screams and scares at the 14th annual Fright Fest on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 31.

  • Oct 5th, 2015

Meet Federal Way medical murder mystery author on Sept. 4

Federal Way author Phillip Douglas will be a featured guest at Columbia Winery’s Foodie Friday event from 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 4.

  • Sep 1st, 2015

Federal Way houses increase in price, sales from last year

Redfin published its July Housing Market Tracker, showing a 16.2 percent jump in Federal Way home prices and 24.3 percent increase in home sales year over year.

  • Aug 28th, 2015

Federal Way seeks artists for Arts Alive contest

Many contests and showcase opportunities are abound for artists this autumn.

  • Aug 24th, 2015

Breastfeeding: A personal choice with benefits that requires support | Healthy Living

As a soon-to-be pediatrician, I went into motherhood knowing the benefits of breastfeeding and was dedicated to nursing my newborn son.

Federal Way artist fills a niche market with colored pencil drawings

Much like how the wand chooses the wizard in “Harry Potter,” veteran artist Ann Kullberg feels that color pencil chose her.

Wild Waves in Federal Way prepares for busy weekend during heat wave

Wild Waves Theme Park, an ideal summer attraction for families looking for a fun way to cool down this summer,

  • Jun 25th, 2015

Federal Way Symphony offers free music instruction

The Federal Way Symphony is pleased to announce a new music education program offering free music lessons to local students in need.

  • Jun 24th, 2015

Celebrate Fourth of July at free Federal Way festival

Fireworks, food and star-studded entertainment are on tap for Federal Way’s Fourth of July Red, White and Blues Festival.

  • Jun 24th, 2015

Tickets are now available for FUSION’s only annual fundraiser set for Aug. 5.

  • Jun 16th, 2015

Tickets available for FUSION’s annual summer fundraiser

Tickets are now available for FUSION’s only annual fundraiser set for Aug. 5.

  • Jun 16th, 2015