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Dental clinic offers low-cost care for seniors in Federal Way

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 1:00AM

Geriatric Dental Group of WA is a nonprofit organization that offers dental services at discounts of up to 50 percent. The Federal Way clinic opened in 2007, and has served more than 1,000 patients.

Federal Way hosts barbershop chorus contest May 3-4

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 1:00AM

The public is welcome to attend. Performers include the Federal Way Harmony Kings along with choral programs from Decatur and Todd Beamer high schools. Tickets are $10 and $15 and available at the door. Contact (425) 372-6231.

Reader prays that forgiveness prevails after shooting | Letters

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 1:00AM

I did not know anyone personally, but my husband and I went there Monday afternoon (April 22) and had the privilege to pray with some of those who were traumatized by the incident. Some truly were traumatized — one woman was shaking uncontrollably.

National Day of Prayer Breakfast scheduled for May 2

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 8:00AM

The annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast will run 7 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Thursday, May 2, inside The Commons mall in front of Macy's. Cost is $10 at the door; youth admitted free.

Rebranding Federal Way: Ask the high school students?

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 10:43AM

As the city tries to figure out ways to revitalize Federal Way's economy and business community, the Finance/Economic Development/Regional Affairs Committee (FEDRAC) held a frank discussion during its April 23 meeting about possible branding/marketing efforts.

Preserve your aging joints and reduce pain

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 11:00AM

Many people over 40 have been tough on their knees, hips and other joints all their lives — jogging, playing tennis or racquetball.

Assisted living: Free community seminar helps with search

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 12:00PM

Choosing a long-term care facility for yourself or loved one can be a daunting task. How do you determine if the facility is a good one?

I want Jim Ferrell to run for mayor of Federal Way | Letters

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 1:00PM

As horrendous crime gets more and more prevalent in Federal Way, I say we need Jim Ferrell to be our mayor.

Don't be hoodwinked by Eyman's tax amendment | Letters

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 4:00PM

There is an initiative on the horizon promulgated by Tim Eyman that would limit the length of new taxes and ask voters if they want to amend the state constitution to require a two-thirds majority for all tax increases in the state.

If I were Czar: PACC poster child operates in the red | Jarvis

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 1:00AM updated at 9:04AM

I found a 2012 report from the State Auditor’s office stating that the Edmonds Center for the Arts was “at risk of not meeting its financial obligations.”

Decatur HS presents 'Grease'

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 1:00AM

Decatur Theatre Company presents the musical “Grease” from May 2-4 and May 9-11 at 2800 SW 320th St.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: Federal Way soccer clinches SPSL South Division title

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 10:46AM

The Federal Way Eagles soccer team is the champions of the South Puget Sound League South Division. The Eagles secured the division championship Saturday with a 4-2 win over second-place Puyallup.

Fun Brick needs 'champion' investor for man's charity idea

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 9:30AM

As they get older, the couple is continuing to explore ways to give back to others and the community, and hope to do so with a product called the Fun Brick.

Group assaults driver with pepper spray | FW crime blotter

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 11:39AM

At 10:51 p.m. April 27 in the 31000 block of 1st Avenue South, a man was driving his car when a group of males threw an unidentified object at his car.

FW couple wins $1,000 for recycling

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 12:23PM

Federal Way residents Peter and Laura Johnson won the $1,000 grand prize on Saturday by participating in the City of Federal Way’s annual Recycle Palooza Contest.

BASKETBALL: Broussard named MVP of Iceland professional league's title series

  • Apr 29, 2013 at 2:51PM

Basketball is truly a worldwide game. Just ask Aaron Broussard.

King County Council sends parks levy to August ballot

  • Apr 30, 2013 at 10:10AM

The proposed levy will be an estimated $56 per year on a home valued at $300,000, or about 18.77 cents for every $1,000 of assessed value. If approved, that money would go toward the county's 200 parks, 175 miles of regional trails, and 26,000 acres of open space. The levy would also add more trails throughout the regional system.

The intersection of blight in downtown Federal Way | PHOTOS

  • Apr 30, 2013 at 5:00PM updated May 1, 2013 at 3:49PM

A prime illustration of the recession's effect on Federal Way can be found at the intersection of 20th Avenue South and South 316th Street. Today, three out of four corners are plagued by garbage, graffiti, abandoned buildings and vacant lots.

SIDELINES: Jason Collins sparks gay movement in sports

  • Apr 30, 2013 at 11:00PM updated May 1, 2013 at 12:09PM

Jason Collins became the first active player in one of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as openly gay.

Washington named most bike friendly state

  • May 1, 2013 at 11:18AM

The League of American Bicyclists (LAB) announced this week that Washington is the most "bicycle-friendly" state in the country. This is the sixth consecutive year that Washington has earned the recognition.

Backyard chickens: City hosts workshops on 'green living'

  • May 1, 2013 at 11:05AM

The City of Federal Way is hosting a free "Backyard Chickens" workshop on from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at City Hall.

GIRLS TENNIS: Unbeaten Jefferson repeats as SPSL Central champions

  • May 1, 2013 at 12:07PM

The Thomas Jefferson girls tennis team entered the 2013 season as the prohibitive favorites to repeat as the South Puget Sound League Central Division champions.

'It's Only Rock and Soul' features auction for drumheads signed by Pete Best, Mick Fleetwood, Hal Blaine

  • May 1, 2013 at 3:10PM

In a musical tribute to classic rock and soul, Centerstage Theatre will auction off autographed drumheads by three of rock's most famous drummers.

TRACKING THE GRADS: Tanielu leading Pac-12 Conference in hitting for Cougs

  • May 1, 2013 at 3:10PM

Federal Way High School graduate Nick Tanielu is having a huge first season in the Pac-12 Conference.

Elvis helps FW Farmers Market launch 2013 summer season

  • May 2, 2013 at 1:00AM

Elvis will ring in the new summer season for the Federal Way Farmers Market, now in its 10th year.

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