Life

Federal Way High School grad heads to Special Olympics with local soccer team

John Emmett started playing soccer when he was 13 at the urging of his friends, and he hasn’t looked back since. Emmett, who graduated from… Continue reading

Up all night at 8ight Izakaya for Japanese comfort food in Federal Way

Picture neon lights and the pressing closeness of night. Picture different words in different mouths. Out late on the streets of Japan, in a big… Continue reading

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds

Marion Harmon was named Washington’s Queen of TOPS

Congrats Class of 2018!

Graduate lists from Federal Way

  • Jun 22, 2018

Activities for the whole family abound in Federal Way

Check out the community calendar.

  • Jun 22, 2018

This book, like change, is a good thing

Change, they say, is good. It’s the opportunity for growth. It’s a chance to take a breath, reassess, reconfigure. It makes the landscape look fresh;… Continue reading

Start planning your summer now

Lots of events scheduled in and around Federal Way

  • Jun 15, 2018

You’ll enjoy ‘Us Against You’ more if you read the prequel

You’re going down. Down, defeated, beaten, and sent home. You’re losing, not winning, and you need to know how it happened so it won’t happen… Continue reading

What’s happening?

Lots of activities going on in Federal Way.

  • Jun 8, 2018

‘Born to Fish’ will hook you in

It was not your typical romance. She fell for the first line you fed her and she played hard-to-get, but she was a beauty and… Continue reading

Milton sandwich shop turns the wild tide

I’m sitting alone at a two-top in a place called Oliver’s Sandwiches in Milton. There’s a phone ringing off the hook with pickup orders and… Continue reading

Historical Society of Federal Way’s cabin season opens June 9

Tour the Denny and Barker cabins at West Hylebos Wetlands Park

The road to helping people with disabilities

Two Highline College employees share how they got started in their careers

  • Jun 1, 2018

Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Events planned for this weekend and beyond

  • Jun 1, 2018

‘West Like Lightning’ will get your stamp of approval

Click. No stamps. And: email sent. You didn’t have to hunt an envelope down, and no trip to the mailbox; within a minute or so,… Continue reading

Doug Baxter works to support youth in the community

His efforts have included reducing violence and keeping kids out of juvenile justice system.

Start planning your summer now

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