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Pimienta, always a good decision | The Hand That Feeds

People who like food and people who love food are divided not by means or geography, but by decisions. I’ve served shepherd’s pie at a… Continue reading

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

Susanna is a female dog, Australian cattle dog/German shepherd-mix (ID #A537060). Susanna is a spirited girl with a fun-loving personality. She is still working on… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

Federal Way Rocks invites community to learn about popular hobby

Federal Way Rocks is inviting all to participate in the new artistic expression of rock painting. This event will be held from 12 to 4… Continue reading

Community invited to SKFR Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony Monday

South King Fire &Rescue will be remembering the events of the 9/11 attacks with a special ceremony. Everyone is welcome to join the department during… Continue reading

Federal Way Community Center holding theatre classes

Rosebud Theatre is offering classes this fall at the Federal Way Community Center. Classes being offered consist of singing, acting, being on camera and technical… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017

Drivers, students should be cautious with school starting

At Federal Way Public Schools scholar safety is the No. 1 priority. With school back in session soon, all drivers, scholars and families are encouraged… Continue reading

Centerstage Theatre in Federal Way kicking off new season with a classic

Centerstage Theatre is kicking off its new season on Sept. 22, providing a variety of performances, from classic plays to fairy tales with a twist.… Continue reading

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

Ephron is a 10-year-old male cat, black and white, domestic short hair (ID #A528159). This handsome boy can be a bit timid at first but… Continue reading

  • Sep 1, 2017

Volunteers needed to make leis for Hurricane Harvey victims

Federal Way resident Betty Taylor is seeking volunteers to create leis for hurricane relief. In those leis will be toothpaste, deodorant, hand sanitizer and other… Continue reading

‘Where there’s a need, there’s a Lion’

From providing health screenings at the farmers market to vision checks for children and much more, the Federal Way Lions Club stays busy helping the… Continue reading

Federal Way PEO presents local woman with grant for school

The local Philanthropic Education Organization chapter recently presented Morgan Withrow, of Federal Way, with a $3,000 PEO Continuing Education Grant to help her finish her… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Golf tourney honors former Federal Way school librarian, raises money for books

After Julie Gillespie retired in 2014 after more than 20 years as a Federal Way school librarian, Charlie Gillespie wanted to do something to honor… Continue reading

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

Tilly is a 2-year-old dilute tortie, female, domestic longhair cat (ID #A530641). Tilly is an affectionate lovebug but on her own terms. She can get… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Classic cars and more will roar at Federal Way Lions Club’s annual show

The Federal Way Lions are hosting their 13th annual car show with close to 200 different cars on display. All money raised from the event… Continue reading

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 pounds (ID #A534630). This sweet girl takes treats gently and is learning to… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Driver improvement course being offered

AAA is hosting a driver improvement program as a refresher course for people 55 and older to brush up on their defensive driving skills. Course… Continue reading

Free backpacks being distributed to students Aug. 19

Community children can receive free backpacks at a special event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Federal Way Ron Sandwith… Continue reading

Federal Way Public Schools scholars participate in meaningful summer learning opportunities

Federal Way Public Schools is committed to providing learning opportunities throughout the summer. Experiences offered include the first summer chess camp with the superintendent, the… Continue reading

Diabetes doesn’t slow sisters down

For sisters Evie and Lilly Tucker, living with the challenges of diabetes is something they must endure. Taking control of their illnesses while maintaining regular… Continue reading

Perry springs to bright future after dark past

Mark Hendricks still remembers one of the first nights he drove Khairi Perry home from a Federal Way Boys &Girls Club function. The executive director… Continue reading