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Council candidate Martin Moore is FW's future | Letters

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 5:00PM

When you think of voting for someone running for local office, what do you look for?

Twin Lakes HOA president responds to criticism | Letters

  • Jun 25, 2013 at 4:24PM

I would like to respond to the non-member of the HOA who wrote a letter discouraging homebuyers from purchasing one of approximately 25 homes currently for sale in the HOA and undermined any future home sales.

LITTLE LEAGUE: FW National, Steel Lake advance in 10-11 all-star tournament

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jun 27, 2013 at 4:50PM

The two Federal Way Little League organizations rolled into the semifinals of the District 10 this week at the 10-11 all-star tournament.

Former councilman and daughter ride bikes across the U.S.

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 4:37PM

Former Federal Way City Councilman Jack Dovey has embarked on a cross country bike ride with his daughter, Jeneca, from Washington, D.C., to Portland, OR.

SCOTUS overturns Defense of Marriage Act | Local reactions

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 4:17PM

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) made what many are hailing as a landmark decision, ruling to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).

Longtime Federal Way HS coach/teacher, Gary Brines, passes away

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jul 2, 2013 at 1:42PM

Federal Way High School lost a legend early Sunday morning when longtime boys basketball coach Gary Brines passed away.

SIDELINES: Trash talking and sports go hand-in-hand, right? Not in New Jersey

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 4:50PM

When a dude from Federal Way (me) thinks about New Jersey, one of the first things that pops into my head is people yelling at each other.

Schools endure state gridlock as lawmakers make budget deal

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 3:38PM

The Federal Way School Board approved the district’s 2013-14 budget in a unanimous vote on June 25. At the time of the Tuesday meeting, the Washington State Legislature was still feverishly working on a budget deal, but had reportedly resolved its differences with the announcement of a budget deal on June 27.

FW man pleads guilty to hate crime

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Jun 28, 2013 at 9:16AM

A Federal Way man has pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime related to the savage beating of a Sikh taxi driver.

FW author Nancy Bartley explores sheriff shooter's redemption

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 6:35PM

Federal Way author and Fulbright Scholar Nancy Bartley will sign copies of her book "The Boy Who Shot the Sheriff: The Redemption of Herbert Niccolls, Jr." at noon June 29 at the Federal Way Barnes and Noble, 31325 Pacific Hwy. S.

Oops! City council cleans up self-inflicted mess | Roegner

  • Jun 27, 2013 at 6:06PM

The city council was considering the appointment of Greg Summers to the North Lake advisory committee. According to councilmembers, Summers was very impressive in his interview. There was nothing in his very brief application that caught anyone’s attention.

LITTLE LEAGUE: Federal Way National baseball and softball will play for District 10 titles

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jul 1, 2013 at 10:17AM

The Federal Way National Little League 10-11 all-star baseball team advanced into the championship of the District 10 Tournament with a win over Steel Lake Thursday.

Introducing Mr. Federal Way and his all-knowing Q&A

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 10:58AM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, what is going on at the intersection of 21st Ave. SW and SW 336th St.? A: A hot mess. That’s what’s going on over there. My grandpappy always told me that if something’s not broke, don’t fix it. And Mr. Federal Way doesn’t remember that intersection being broke.

Kiwanis golf event honors co-founder Bill Martin, Don Barrows

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 10:36AM

William “Bill” Martin, known for decades of community involvement, died June 8 at age 91.

Carroll Fisher, active volunteer in FW, dies of leukemia

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 10:09AM

Carroll Fisher died June 22 after complications from leukemia. He was 73.

Fireworks in the Legislature | Shiers

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the June 28, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

SAT enrollment will be automatic for FWPS seniors next fall

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 8:00AM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) is making sure that as many students as possible can take the SAT with an automatic enrollment program.

SIDELINES: NHL uses Seattle as bargaining chip in Phoenix Coyotes saga

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 8:00AM

Something that isn't getting a lot of attention is the fact that Seattle might be getting a National Hockey League (NHL) team.

Highly capable students: FW schools review new definition

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 8:00AM

Due to legislative changes, Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) had to recently re-approve its Highly Capable Program (HCP), which identifies and caters to gifted students in specific subcategories.

Lake Grove students earn bikes through reading program

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 8:00AM

For the sixth year, Thornton F. McElroy Masonic Lodge in Federal Way has partnered with Lake Grove Elementary School and the Grand Lodge of Washington to provide reading rewards through the "Bike for Books" program.

School district disagrees with Washington Policy Center

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 9:30PM

The Achievement Index, the data compiled by the state Board of Education and assigned a letter grade by the Washington Policy Center, showed that most Federal Way schools fell somewhere in the C or D range, with a few graded in the A range and two schools ranked in the F range.

BASEBALL: Elliot Morris inks first contract with Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jul 3, 2013 at 2:34PM

The Federal Way High School graduate signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Monday morning, according to Baseball America. The website claims that Morris will receive a $387,300 signing bonus.

Beat the heat: City opens cooling center

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 12:38PM

The summer heat wave will continue this week in the Puget Sound region. Temperatures are expected to reach 88 degrees or higher on Monday, with a low of 63 degrees.

Guard your pets because coyotes rule Twin Lakes | Letters

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 12:51PM

The one thing you neglected to mention about your "wonderful" community is that it is infested with a large population of predatory coyotes that your residents have seen roaming around in the neighborhood streets, day and night.

Man sleeps in parking lot to avoid ghosts | FW crime blotter

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 12:45PM

At 1:57 a.m. June 28 in the 28000 block of Military Road South, a man was found sleeping in the parking lot of a grocery store.

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