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- posted Oct 29, 2013 at 11:39 AM
Voting time is here. If you haven't voted yet, I would like to ask you to vote for John Fairbanks. He is running for Federal Way City Council Position 4.
- posted Nov 20, 2013 at 5:08 PM— updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:16 PM
Birth to Three Developmental Center, a non-profit organization located at 35535 6th Place SW in Federal Way, focuses on helping infants and toddlers with developmental delays or disabilities, and also their families.
- posted Nov 18, 2013 at 12:28 PM— updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:17 PM
At 4:32 a.m. Nov. 17 in the 2100 block of South 320th Street, employees of a restaurant reported there was a man sleeping in the restaurant.
- posted Nov 20, 2013 at 3:05 PM— updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:19 PM
A letter from Superintendent Rob Neu indicates that Federal Way Public Schools could change its controversial grading system.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:21 PM
With two temporary funding measures set to expire in the next year, King County Metro is once again faced with the possibility of fairly severe cuts to its service hours.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:22 PM
Q: Mr. Federal Way, why do you keep picking on the school district? Didn’t your dad teach you not to hit a man when he’s down?
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:37 PM
What’s at stake: A berth into the semifinals of the Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the Federal Way/Richland game will host the winner of a game between Chiawana and Wenatchee on either Nov. 29 or 30. The semifinal game will be played in Eastern Washington.
- posted Oct 29, 2013 at 5:26 PM— updated Oct 29, 2013 at 6:25 PM
A suspect accused of fatally shooting a Federal Way man during a marijuana deal has been charged with a weapons violation.
- posted Oct 29, 2013 at 5:35 PM— updated Oct 29, 2013 at 11:06 PM
It is election time again, and my philosophy on voting for incumbents is as simple as it gets: “When it doubt, vote them out,” which is why I didn’t vote for incumbents like Skip Priest Jeanne Burbidge, etc.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Federal Way Public Schools have a graduation problem, and Superintendent Rob Neu has promised to fix it.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:37 PM
The anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death caused me to reflect on his expectations that the “best and brightest” should serve their government.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 9:48 AM
Federal Way police arrested a convicted felon who was barricaded in a vehicle early Wednesday morning.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:41 PM
Today is my last day in Federal Way. It’s been a fun ride, and I look forward to the next phase of my career.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 1:48 PM— updated Oct 30, 2013 at 2:33 PM
The controversial standards based grading (SBG) system is back on the radar in Federal Way.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 2:16 PM
Since it is “Let’s Talk!” Month (Family Sexuality Education Month), let’s revisit the topic of consent, especially for teens.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 2:08 PM
At Seattle’s Gregory Theatre Awards on Oct. 28, Centerstage Office Manager Laura Campbell won the coveted Melissa Hines Award.
- posted Nov 22, 2013 at 2:21 PM
The Federal Way Community Gardens Foundation honored its Volunteer of the Year, Mandy Blackmon. She performs every task in the garden, from greenhouse work to planting, harvesting, composting, and even the dreaded weeding in the rain.
- posted Nov 21, 2013 at 3:35 PM
This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Nov. 22, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 4:25 PM
Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) will have no school Nov. 7 and 8, and also will have no school on Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day.
- posted Oct 30, 2013 at 5:29 PM— updated Oct 31, 2013 at 4:49 PM
Another year, another round of confusion and displeasure about Federal Way Public Schools' standards based grading (SBG) system.
- posted Nov 22, 2013 at 4:26 PM
The Federal Way City Council voted unanimously to make revisions to the city code to clarify issues regarding urban farming/gardening.
- posted Nov 22, 2013 at 4:06 PM
Federal Way teen Kajmere Houchins' goal of including students in the process of creating anti-bullying policies in schools got a significant boost earlier this month.
- posted Nov 22, 2013 at 4:18 PM
King County leaders have indicated they will develop necessary legislation to avoid drastic cuts to King County Metro service, if a balanced statewide transportation package, with local options for funding Metro transit and roads in the cities and unincorporated areas can't be created by lawmakers in Olympia.
- posted Oct 31, 2013 at 1:42 PM
I write in support of Mark Koppang for the Federal Way City Council, Position 2.
- posted Nov 22, 2013 at 2:28 PM
How much more will you tolerate in the name of saving a buck or get a faster cooked burger before you say "enough."