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New funding helps dementia patients on antipsychotic meds

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 11:31AM

The ombudsman also saw evidence that Bob appeared to be heavily medicated by an anti-psychotic drug called Risperdal, often used to control challenging behaviors. The drug can have long-term adverse side effects as well as fatal consequences for elderly people with dementia, like Bob.

ELECTION 2013: Burbidge will seek fifth term on council

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 3:39PM

Jeanne Burbidge has announced her bid for re-election to the Federal Way City Council position four. She was first elected in 1997, and served as appointed mayor during her second term in 2002.

Community seeks closure in aftermath of shooting rampage

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 9:19PM

Dozens of people packed City Hall on Wednesday for a community meeting just days after 27-year-old Dennis Clark III went on a homicidal rampage.

City approves $39,050 in tourism enhancement grants

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 1:00AM

The Financial/Economic Development/Regional Affairs (FEDRAC) committee approved $39,050 in tourism enhancement grants (TEG) for various events and organizations throughout Federal Way.

PREP SPORTS WRAP: Decatur baseball will play for SPSL 3A title against AMountainview

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 10:11AM

The Decatur High School baseball team will play for the program's first South Puget Sound League championship since 1999 Thursday afternoon, when they take on the Auburn Mountainview Lions in Federal Way.

Beamer hip-hop dance team wins eighth state title in last 10 years

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 3:58PM

The Todd Beamer High School dance team is the gold standard in the hip-hop division. For the eighth time in the last 10 years, Beamer snagged the hip-hop title at the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) Dance/Drill State Championships last month inside the Yakima SunDome.

Mother grieves for daughter killed in apartment shooting

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 1:55PM

Family and friends of the victims have placed candles, flowers and condolences at the entrance of the Pinewood Village Apartments. The following Federal Way residents died April 21 in what police call a domestic violence homicide.

Will Federal Way's mayor run unopposed? | Bob Roegner

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 1:00AM

Last week, two announcements brought both clarity and confusion to the race for mayor in Federal Way. The first announcement — that incumbent Skip Priest would run for re-election — was expected and adds clarity.

Federal Way's Ansotigue, McDowell compete at World Sport Stacking championships

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 8:00AM

Federal Way residents John Ansotigue and Ezekiel McDowell posted impressive finishes at the World Sport Stacking Association Championships April 6-7 in Orlando, Fla.

SIDELINES: How does it feel to get booed by 13,000 while proposing? Ask Benson Henderson

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 8:00AM

Benson Henderson’s nickname is Smooth, and that’s just what he was attempting to be Saturday night. I just don’t know if it actually worked out that way.

PHOTO: Cop stops traffic so ducks can cross the street

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 9:29AM

Suzanne Hitztaler captured this photo of the feathered pedestrians around 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25.

Boy Scout saves woman's life after she collapses in Safeway

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 3:48PM

“She wasn’t acting right, so I kept an eye on her,” said Bergstrom, who attends Todd Beamer High School in Federal Way.

45th annual Federal Way Masonic School Award winners

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 1:00AM

Fifty outstanding high school juniors from Federal Way and Fife, class of 2014, have been recognized with certificates presented at a ceremony in Federal Way.

Why are you hugging me so tight? | Shiers

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the April 26, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Contraception vs. Hobby Lobby | Johnson

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 11:00AM

May 1 is the National Day to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy. Here are my top three tips for how to avoid unplanned pregnancies.

Can aspirin prevent heart attacks?

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 11:00AM

For some people, a low-dose aspirin a day can help lower their risk of heart attacks.

Rape and cameras | Letters

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 11:00AM

This time she wrote on the subject of rape. I felt compelled to respond.

Senator voted for a bad budget | Letters

  • Apr 27, 2013 at 11:00AM

To say this was a “responsible budget proposal” is a misnomer to say the least.

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?

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