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Lots of events scheduled for Federal Way in coming months

  • May 25, 2018

This political biography is unlike any others

Sometimes, it’s good to take account. You’ll know where you stand when you do. You’ll see achievements clearly, and re-hash disappointments. You can plan the… Continue reading

Lots to do in and around Federal Way this weekend and beyond

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. American Music – A Soulful Celebration:… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2018

Once you start “The Last Cowboys,” you won’t want to stop

You can’t take it with you. People have tried for millennia to keep all their toys but eventually, there comes a time to step aside… Continue reading

Federal Way Farmers Market kicks off 15th season

Market is open from 9 a.m .to 3 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 27

Centerstage Theatre presents musical “The Pajama Game”

Centerstage Theatre presents its final show of the 2017-18 season, “The Pajama Game,” a golden age musical that transports the audience to the 1950s factory… Continue reading

Back to work while breastfeeding: Tips to stay on track

Here in Washington, moms already know breast is best.

Lots to do in Federal Way

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. Repair Cafe: The South King Tool… Continue reading

  • May 11, 2018

Spend Mother’s Day with mom reading stories from ‘Tough Mothers’

Your mom is tough as nails. The minute you were placed in her arms, she became your personal warrior, cheerleader, and banker. She remembers the… Continue reading

South King Tool Library hosts Repair Cafe in Federal Way

Residents can get items fixed for free from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12.

Flavor of Federal Way to showcase city’s diversity

Performers, vendors, nonprofits, volunteers sought for Aug. 18 event

Ancestors inspire pursuit of the American Dream

By Chantal Carrancho For the Mirror What I love about working in higher education in South King County is that every day I meet students… Continue reading

The ABC’s of safe sleep for babies

Each year, approximately 3,500 healthy babies in the United States die in unsafe sleep environments.

Why your kid is a picky eater – and 6 tips to help

Courtesy of MultiCare Health System Your child refuses to eat anything except chicken nuggets. Or your child readily eats snacks, but once dinnertime arrives, won’t… Continue reading

Mother’s Day weekend events in Federal Way

Mother’s Day in PowellsWood PowellsWood Garden is hosting its annual Mother’s Day festivities from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 13, with guided tours,… Continue reading

What’s happening in Federal Way?

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. Cinderella: Tacoma City Ballet delivers comedy,… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2018

Volunteers wanted for Federal Way gardens, senior center and more

Ten years ago this summer, the Federal Way Community Gardens began when a garden was built at the Federal Way Senior Center. Over the following… Continue reading

You can’t hide from reality, we aren’t immortal

We all gotta go sometime. For most of us, that time is later: eight, nine decades of wringing out every last drop of life, if… Continue reading

Federal Way man goes gaga over diaper drive

Ted Colby ran down 320th Street in diaper costume as a part of drive

Time-saving cooking tips for seniors on the go

Some people joke that if they had a personal chef, eating healthy would be a piece of cake.

  • Apr 29, 2018