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What do sex and smoke detectors have in common? | Johnson

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 1:00AM

October is National Family Sexuality Education Month. It’s time for a conscious check-up of your family preventative safety measures so you can do all you can to make sure your child is equipped to handle things that may come his or her way.

3D mammography technology available at St. Francis Hospital

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 8:00AM

Franciscan Health System has introduced 3D mammography as part of its comprehensive and advanced breast care services for women in South Puget Sound.

School district writes to Mr. Federal Way | Letters

  • Oct 6, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 11:22AM

I enjoy reading your column each week, and noticed the concerns voiced about the lack of bus transportation within a mile of a school and, more recently, about the lack of lockers in schools. I'd like to offer some additional context, and a suggestion regarding your transportation concerns.

Put cancer prevention on your plate with fruits and veggies

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 8:00AM

You know that eating fruits and vegetables is important for your overall health, but did you know eating lots of produce can also reduce your risk for cancer? The key is filling your plate with many different colors.

FW chapter of Phi Beta Psi sorority helps cancer research

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 8:00AM

Gamma Delta of Federal Way is one of Washington’s three chapters belonging to the Phi Beta Psi National Sorority.

Illegal dumping leads to arrest | FW crime blotter

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 3:55PM

At 2:04 a.m. Oct. 6 in the 32000 block of 45th Place SW, police contacted a suspect regarding an illegal dumping complaint.

FOOTBALL: Sixth-ranked Eagles, McClatcher run past Puyallup

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 1:37PM

The sixth-ranked Federal Way Eagles and junior Chico McClatcher did what they do Friday night during a 49-25 win over the Puyallup Vikings at Sparks Stadium.

Federal Way police hunt for suspect in child abduction case

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 3:00PM updated at 7:29PM

Federal Way police are seeking a suspect involved in the attempted abduction of two young children over the weekend.

Federal Way Mirror wins 12 awards at 2013 WNPA conference

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:08PM

The Federal Way Mirror received second place in General Excellence for its circulation category (Group IV).

The pair of Cs in PACC | Letters

  • Oct 7, 2013 at 4:38PM

Another thought about the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC). The pair of Cs in the abbreviation are for "conference center."

'Shootout' threat from parent leads to lockdown at 2 schools

  • Oct 8, 2013 at 12:49PM

Sacajawea Middle School and Todd Beamer High School were placed on lockdown Tuesday morning in response to a threat.

School board will discuss Europe trip at rescheduled meeting

  • Oct 8, 2013 at 12:37PM

The Federal Way School Board has rescheduled its public meetings in October because of the board's controversial trip to Europe.

County orders inquest in death of Pinewood Village gunman

  • Oct 8, 2013 at 5:16PM

King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting of Dennis Clark III by Federal Way police on April 21.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: Jefferson tennis wins SPSL Central, 55th-straight league match

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Oct 10, 2013 at 2:12PM

Another year, another South Puget Sound League Central Division championship for the Thomas Jefferson boys tennis team. The Raiders finished a perfect 10-0 in the six-team division Wednesday with a 5-0 sweep of the Todd Beamer Titans.

Orion Industries named Aerospace Company of the Year

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 12:04PM

Gov. Jay Inslee presented Orion Industries CEO John Theisen with the 2013 Aerospace Futures Alliance Company of the Year award Oct. 2 at the eighth annual AFA Washington Governor’s Summit.

City considers streetlight and crosswalk at Illahee Middle School

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Oct 10, 2013 at 5:18PM

Federal Way staff and city council members discussed the possibility of installing a streetlight near Illahee Middle School to increase safety in the school zone and associated crosswalk.

Mark Twain Elementary teachers rewarded with gift cards

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Oct 10, 2013 at 2:30PM

The honor was part of the company's Teachers Reward Program. On Oct. 8, Wal-Mart store manager Josh Proctor and Good Works Coordinator Dick Mayer handed out the gift cards — and cupcakes — to teachers selected in a drawing.

Dr. Angela Davis kicks off FWPS speaker series

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 5:19PM

Davis, who first gained national fame in the 1960s as an activist with ties to both the Communist Party USA and the Black Panthers, will "enlighten educators, parents, students, and the community on the importance of equal access for typically marginalized student populations," according to FWPS.

Politics over police work | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 5:28PM

In the “great sign flap,” I would encourage people to read the TNT’s professionally written version of the story. It was objective and non-biased reporting.

ELECTION: Mayoral and council candidates tackle top issues

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 5:24PM

The Federal Way Mirror hosted a public forum for mayoral and city council candidates on Oct. 9 at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club.

City ponders policy for private development on public land

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 5:54PM

As Federal Way considers building a Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) and a possible mixed residential/commercial project in the downtown core, concerns have been raised about private development on public property.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Attempted child abductions

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 5:32PM

Q: Why wasn’t the media alerted earlier about two separate abduction attempts of little kids last weekend at Brigadoon Elementary School? I would have kept a closer eye on my children had I known.

FOOTBALL: Chico is the man for sixth-ranked Eagles

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 3:51PM

Labels are for soup cans, not for football players like Chico McClatcher.

BRIEF: Blue Wave Aquatics swim team wins Local Club of the Year

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 8:00AM

Federal Way-based Blue Wave Aquatics Masters Swim Team was recently named the Local Club of the Year by United States Masters Swimming (USMS).

Advancing Leadership presents 2013 awards for local leaders

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 1:00PM

Advancing Leadership honored local leaders at its annual Evening with the Stars event Oct. 5.

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