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School board's mayor endorsement is unethical | Letters

  • Sep 16, 2013 at 5:42PM

I am extremely disappointed with the actions of the Federal Way School Board with its not-so-subtle endorsement for the incumbent mayor of Federal Way.

Jason Puracal files petition against Nicaraguan government

  • Sep 16, 2013 at 6:04PM

Jason Puracal, the local man who spent the better part of two years of his life falsely imprisoned in a Nicaraguan prison, filed a "far-reaching" petition Sept. 16 with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Pulmonary fibrosis: Lung disease kills as many as breast cancer | Federal Way woman starts support group

  • Sep 17, 2013 at 10:22AM

Pulmonary fibrosis occurs when lung tissue is damaged and scarred. This incurable disease hinders the ability to breathe as the scar tissue thickens.

Huge apartment complex will have negative impact | Letters

  • Sep 17, 2013 at 10:43AM

I am writing to strongly oppose the huge apartment complex suggested for the former school district bus garage property on S. 320th Street.

'The 39 Steps' at Centerstage: New York-Hollywood actor comes to Federal Way

  • Sep 17, 2013 at 1:06PM

Ask anyone who's ever had to move cities, and they'll tell you it's a nightmare. For Erik Gratton, currently starring in Centerstage Theatre's new production of "The 39 Steps," it's all part of a colorful past.

1,100 new apartments are a wakeup call for Federal Way | Jarvis

  • Sep 17, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Sep 18, 2013 at 10:24AM

During the course of 2013, more than 1,100 new apartments have been announced in Federal Way.

Saghalie Middle School open house will showcase STEM project

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 10:48AM

Saghalie Middle School will host its first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Open House from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at 33914 19th Ave. SW.

Food drive: Mayor's Day of Concern for the Hungry is Sept. 28

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 11:59AM

The annual Mayor's Day of Concern for the Hungry will collect food from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at several locations in Federal Way. The city is partnering with the Multi-Service Center's Federal Way Food Bank and the Emergency Feeding Program of Seattle-King County.

City revises application process for boards and commissions

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 12:12PM

Following the accidental appointment of legal-trouble-laden chiropractor Dr. Greg Summers in June, the Federal Way City Council asked city staff to review the application process for the various citizen advisory boards and commissions.

Five new members to be inducted to FWPS Athletic Hall of Fame

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 2:33PM

The 2013 inductees into the Federal Way Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame consist of five former coaches and one notable alumnus.

Traffic alert: Construction milestone at SW 336th/21st Ave. SW

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 3:33PM

Federal Way police officers will direct traffic through the intersection during Thursday's re-striping. Drivers should expect delays and are advised to take alternate routes if possible.

Council candidates vs. the PACC | Roegner

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 1:00AM updated at 9:35AM

On the surface, the race between incumbent Jeanne Burbidge and John Fairbanks for the Federal Way City Council would appear to be a mismatch.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: 9/11 memorial, Diamond Jim’s

  • Sep 19, 2013 at 3:27PM

Q: Whatever happened to the steel beam that the firefighters brought back from World Trade Center in New York City? I thought it was supposed to be installed by now at the fire station on 320th Street near Military Road? I donated money to help with that project.

Council debates location for annual holiday tree lighting event

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 10:24AM

In a 6-1 vote, the Federal Way City Council rejected a recommendation to move the city's Holiday Tree Lighting event from The Commons mall to the Federal Way Community Center.

FOOTBALL: Graham-Kapowsin ends Eagles' 19-game SPSL South winning streak; TJ dominates

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 11:05AM

For the first time since the 2010 season, the Federal Way football team can say they lost a South Puget Sound League South Division contest.

Girls soccer preview: Eagles look like the best in the city, other teams should be improved

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 12:28PM

For the first time in recent memory, no Federal Way school district girls soccer team really threatened for a South Puget Sound League divisional championship.

Hiroshi Yamauchi, Mariners majority owner, dies at 85

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 2:30PM

In both spheres, Yamauchi was the man in charge when both Nintendo itself and the Mariners underwent drastic changes and became world-known brands.

PREP SPORTS SCOREBOARD — Sept. 20

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 2:40PM

Volleyball Federal Way d. Jefferson, 25-13, 25-10, 25-19 (Thursday) Federal Way highlights — Vai Ili, 15 assists, 5 aces, 8 digs; Ya Bispham, 15 digs, 5 kills; Mana Taumoepeau, 17 digs.

Camelot Elementary hosts National Green Ribbon Schools Tour

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 1:00AM

The school is one of the first ever recipients of the DOE's National Green Ribbon Award.

Reflections on JFK: Federal Way author captures rare stories

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 8:00AM

To mark the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination, Federal Way resident Dean R. Owen has written a book that goes beyond the conspiracy theories and sexual lore.

Twin Lakes teacher named Teacher of the Week by STAR 101.5

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 8:00AM

Jane Neel, a 3rd and 4th grade teacher at Twin Lakes Elementary in Federal Way, was this week's STAR 101.5 Teacher of the Week, earning her a visit from the radio station's morning personality, Jen Pirak.

City bungles construction zone | Letters

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 8:00AM

You would think by now that our city (i.e. the public works and police departments) would know how to set up a construction zone and run it properly, but apparently not.

Women's Club of Federal Way announces new officers

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

New officers for 2013-2014 have been installed by the Women’s Club of Federal Way.

Chili cook-off 2013: Cops battle firefighters at farmers market

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 10:00AM updated Sep 25, 2013 at 12:12PM

The Federal Way Farmers Market will host the annual Western Round-Up Chili Cook-off from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 28.

Let's play 'find the governor' | Shiers

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Sept. 20, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

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