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New Adelaide Park playground opens

  • May 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

Federal Way parks officials have finished setting up the new playground at Adelaide Park (30500 16th Ave. SW), and the arbor-inspired structure is open for play.

Blue Poppy Day on May 14

  • May 11, 2016 at 1:00PM

The Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in partnership with the City of Federal Way Arts Commission, will hold its fifth annual Blue Poppy Day – Art in Bloom event on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Federal Way dominates, Jefferson record broken at all-city meet

  • May 10, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 11, 2016 at 3:14PM

Top city honors were on the line as Decatur, Federal Way, Thomas Jefferson and Todd Beamer all faced off at the all-city track and field meet on Wednesday.

Federal Way mayor, police chief pledge “all our resources” to solve recent homicides

  • May 11, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 7:20PM

At a Wednesday morning news conference, Federal Way's mayor and police chief pledged "all our resources" to investigating three recent murders and stemming the tide of gun violence that has hit the city this week.

Fill Out the Form, Then Turn the Tassel | Column

  • May 10, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 11, 2016 at 11:00PM

It's almost graduation season for area high schools. Our seniors have worked hard, studied well and prepared to take that next big step —attending college or a career school. But do they know how they are going to pay for it?

Federal Way City Council to host special public safety meeting Thursday night

  • May 12, 2016 at 8:26AM

The community is invited to attend a Federal Way City Council meeting for a chance to learn about the most recent homicides that took place this week in Federal Way.

Scoring a goal in children’s clothing

  • May 12, 2016 at 9:00AM

Freshly opened March 27 in Federal Way is what could very well be a little girl's dream clothing store.

Local church to focus on underserved caregiving communities

  • May 12, 2016 at 11:00AM

Steel Lake Presbyterian Church (1829 S 308th St, Federal Way) will launch its new mission, focusing on underserved aging and caregiving communities in the greater Federal Way area, during a special Pentecost celebration on May 15.

High school students to compete in FBLA National Conference

  • May 12, 2016 at 1:00PM

Simon Struthers, Future Business Leaders of America chapter president and a sophomore at Federal Way High School, placed second in the state in Desktop Programming Applications at the FBLA State Conference in Spokane last month.

Our youth hold the future of diversity in their votes | Guest Column

  • May 12, 2016 at 3:21PM

There was a time as a young engineer intern when the pain of getting up for work super-early was overruled by the need for free parking in downtown Los Angeles.

Baseball: Federal Way tops Emerald Ridge in a pitching duel to earn state berth

  • May 12, 2016 at 4:40PM

Solid pitching and a few timely hits were all Federal Way needed as they willed their way to a berth in the state baseball tournament with a 3-2 win over Emerald Ridge on Tuesday.

Friends remember first murder victim

  • May 13, 2016 at 9:00AM

Alex Kelley was the life of the party, a "true legend," said his friends at the 26-year-old's candlelight vigil on Tuesday.

Baseball: Thomas Jefferson keeps state playoff hopes alive with win over Kentlake

  • May 13, 2016 at 12:00PM

Thomas Jefferson's route to the state playoffs isn't the one they were hoping to take.

Numbers show increase in Federal Way gun violence

  • May 11, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 13, 2016 at 1:20PM

After three more Federal Way murders this week, there's no denying the city has seen an increase in gun violence in 2016.

Troy Kelley, public opinion versus law | Inside Politics

  • May 13, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 1:21PM

Every now and then, explosive and unexpected events change political dynamics. We experienced those here in Washington in the last couple of weeks as indicted state auditor Troy Kelley was acquitted on one charge of lying and the jury could not reach agreement on 14 other charges.

Wild Waves and Enchanted Village start summer hours May 14

  • May 12, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 13, 2016 at 3:24PM

Washington state's only amusement and water park, Federal Way's own 70-acre Wild Waves and Enchanted Village, is opening back up this month.

$16,000 reward offered for help solving Federal Way murders

  • May 13, 2016 at 5:21PM

Members of the community who can provide information that helps solve the three homicides that occurred in Federal Way could be in for a substantial reward.

Group to host book sale

  • May 13, 2016 at 6:13PM

Friends of the Federal Way Libraries will host a book sale this weekend at the Federal Way Regional Library (34200 1st Way S.).

Centerstage presents “HELP! My Husband Has Gone Missing; My Daughter is Getting Married & I am Having Hot Flashes!”

  • May 14, 2016 at 9:00AM

Through May 22, Centerstage will present the latest in this series of co-productions and the latest play by "Girls' Night" playwright Louise Roche: the acclaimed London hit "HELP! My Husband Has Gone Missing; My Daughter is Getting Married & I am Having Hot Flashes!"

Presidential Primary registration deadline May 16

  • May 14, 2016 at 9:00AM

Citizens who are not yet registered to vote in Washington state have until 4:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, to register in-person at the King County Elections office to vote in the May Presidential Primary Election.

Gun violence and women leaders | Q&A with Mr. FW

  • May 14, 2016 at 12:00PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, the crime, shootings and murders are getting out of control in Federal Way. I don't feel safe in this city and neither do my kids. What is wrong with people today? Why are there more shootings happening here?

Federal Way baker charged in workers’ comp scam

  • May 14, 2016 at 4:00PM

A baker from Federal Way was charged with stealing thousands of dollars in disability benefits.

Lakota named US Department of Education Green Ribbon School

  • May 15, 2016 at 9:00AM

Lakota Middle School in Federal Way was one of just 47 schools in the nation to be honored as a 2016 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School on Earth Day, April 22.

Chamber breakfast to feature PAEC director

  • May 15, 2016 at 3:00PM

The next Federal Way Chamber of Commerce breakfast will feature an update on the status of Federal Way's new Performing Arts and Event Center with Theresa Yvonne, executive director of the PAEC. The event will be Thursday, May 19, from 8-9 a.m. at the Brookdale Foundation House (32290 1st Ave. S.).

Meet Poppy | Pet of the Week

  • May 16, 2016 at 8:00AM

Poppy is a 10-year-old female cat, domestic short hair, black (ID #A491969).

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