Though she is nearly 90 years old, Joan Leonard's interest in the piano has yet to wane in the 80-plus years she's played the instrument.
Funds are now available for low-income students who are eligible for Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Cambridge Capstone program exams, the U.S. Department of Education announced yesterday.
PowellsWood (430 S. Dash Point Rd., Federal Way) is inviting community members to treat their mothers and grandmothers to a genteel, memory-making Mother's Day weekend.
Firenz is a 7-year-old male orange tabby cat, domestic short hair (ID #A491504).
Sequoyah Middle School has been named one of the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction's Washington Achievement Award Winners for 2015.
Police read to kids, teach about 911
The Federal Way Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration on April 30 will give the public the bi-annual opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.
A South King County Fire and Rescue station in Federal Way (31617 1st Ave. S.) is opening its doors to the community on May 12.
Beamer Dance Team to end season with dance showcase
Washington state high school juniors and seniors with an interest in a career in law enforcement will have an opportunity to spend a week this summer learning about the roles and job opportunities within law enforcement.
Barkley is a 10-year-old male Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Mix, about 19 lbs. (ID #A490017).
FUSION will present their annual fundraiser as an Art Soiree "Bollywood" from 3-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 3 at Dumas Bay Centre.
Jerimiyah Viena, a senior at Decatur High School, was named a Gates Millennium Scholar last week.
Federal Way Boys & Girls Club breakfast hosts Mariners GM
Federal Way native Apolo Ohno will be inducted into the U.S. Speedskating Hall of Fame on May 13 at a ceremony held in Park City, Utah.
Summer means less access to food for many children in our community. Families who receive free and reduced meals at school struggle to find a way to replace those meals during school vacation months. It is also a time when food bank resources are low.
Federal Way Public Schools is looking to hear from everyone with students in a local school, and it wants to use those voices to make a better district.
Federal Way Public Schools will host a community meeting on Tuesday, April 26, to discuss its preschool program, available for kids who will be age 3 or 4 on August 31, as well as to give qualifying families information and enrollment opportunities to the Early Childhood Education Assistance Program, Head Start and more.
Ozzy is a 10-year-old male cat, domestic long hair (ID #A489955).
Four students from Federal Way were named to Eastern Washington University's dean's list for the winter 2016 quarter.