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Federal Way singer on 'The Voice' inspires single moms

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 6:28PM

Federal Way single mother Ayesha Brooks battled it out with other singers on NBC’s hit show “The Voice” this season and was finally eliminated from the second Battle Round that aired on Monday.

Sound Transit to host neighborhood sessions on Federal Way Link Extension

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 9:28AM

Sound Transit is hosting a series of neighborhood drop-in sessions this week through April 17 to give the public a chance to hear about alternatives for extending light rail service from SeaTac to Federal Way.

BASEBALL: Decatur, TJ get blowout wins Thursday

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 3:30PM

The Decatur baseball team downed Lakes Thursday, 9-1. The Lancers took a 1-0 lead with a run in the top of the third inning. But the Gators (7-4 overall, 4-2 SPSL 3A) responded with four runs in the bottom of the inning, three in the fifth and two more in the sixth.

Federal Way Council votes to support Metro funding measure

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 4:39PM

The Federal Way City Council voted 5-2 to lend their support to Proposition 1, the April 22 ballot proposal aimed at maintaining current levels of Metro Transit service.

PACC survey put cart before the horse | Letter

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 4:29PM

The Mirror’s community survey on the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) that appeared in your April 4 issue was “the cart before the horse.”

Real life Oso landslide heroes | Cartoon

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 4:32PM

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Federal Way mayor fares well during city address | Inside Politics

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 4:17PM

The purpose of the mayor’s state of the city address is to give the populace a report card on the city’s accomplishments.

New Decor Boutique to benefit homeless families in Federal Way | Photos

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 5:04PM

Over the years, FUSION (Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed and Needy) volunteers have had to get creative about where to store surplus home decor items.

Where Federal Way began | Mayor's Memo

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 5:11PM

At my first Federal Way City Council meeting in January as your mayor, I spoke about the importance of our community’s history and how it links us to the present and to our future.

New Federal Way Chamber of Commerce CEO selected

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 5:26PM

Rebecca Martin has been selected as president and CEO of the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce, officials announced on Thursday.

Columbia Bank officials celebrate new location in Federal Way

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 5:32PM

Columbia Bank officials and the Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, in celebration of the bank’s relocation.

Cat Cooper available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Apr 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

Cooper is looking to be adopted from Simply Paws in Federal Way. Cooper is a sweet 10-month-old Mainecoon boy with beautiful golden eyes.

J.R. Celski wins silver medal at World Speed Skating Championships

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 10:20AM

Federal Way's J.R. Celski ended up with an overall silver medal at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships last weekend in Montreal.

Coming out isn't easy, World Vision | Sex in the Suburbs

  • Apr 12, 2014 at 12:00PM

As you’ve recently (sort of) experienced, coming out isn’t easy.

Fire and water districts make the mark, city and schools do not | If I Were Czar

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:37PM

My two daughters recently brought home their report cards from Sherwood Forest Elementary. After my recent opposition to the school district levy, I was relieved to see that their report cards were free of profanity.

Federal Way school board ups and downs | Inside Politics

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 1:39PM

The Federal Way school district’s unstated district goal for the last several weeks was to cooperate, get along and don’t do anything to distract from passing the school levy.

Beamer highlights All-City Girls Basketball Team

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 2:37PM

The 6-foot-2 Huff was a force in the middle of the Titans’ offense and defense. Huff was a first-team, All-SPSL South selection after leading Beamer in scoring and rebounding. Huff averaged 13.5 points a game and had a high game of 25 points during a win over Bellarmine Prep at the West Central/Southwest District Tournament. Huff also had 24 during a loss to Mount Rainier in the SPSL Championship game.

Jefferson gymnastics team wins academic state championship

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 3:47PM

The Thomas Jefferson gymnastics team was recently awarded the Class 4A Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) academic state championship. The Raiders finished the winter sports season with a grade-point average of 3.824. The team is coached by Kelie Horracks.

Teaching kids the value of helping others | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Apr 13, 2014 at 9:00AM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, did you know that the Federal Way Public Academy (FWPA) is helping orphan kids in Kenya to receive an education?

Students shine at Federal Way Public Academy; lottery determines admission

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:04AM

Arguably Federal Way Public Schools' crown jewel, the Federal Way Public Academy, means success for students. But getting into the school can mean stress and worry for students and families.

Tahoma Junior High teen pages in Olympia for state House

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 11:42AM

Corbin Alcott, a student at Tahoma Junior High School, served as a legislative page in the Washington House of Representatives between Feb. 10-14. He was sponsored by his 30th District Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way. Corbin is the son of Angie and Rudi Alcott of Maple Valley.

PREP SPORTS SCOREBOARD — March 20

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:16PM

Highlights — Federal Way, Gabe Togia, 1 for 3, 3 RBIs; Edward Peraza, 2 for 4, run; Travis Layden picked up win on the mound. Decatur, Brandon Jackson, 1 for 1, HR; Jacob Kolterman took the loss on the mound.

Q&A with Mr. FW: March Madness — vasectomies and local soap operas

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:46PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, what’s your opinion on your tax dollars being spent on an investigation brought on by the “Good Ol’ Boys Network,” better known as South King Fire and Rescue?

Bliznyuk leads Beamer to state, earns All-City Boys Basketball honors

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 26, 2013 at 10:13AM

The 6-foot-5 senior guard had an ultra-impressive season for the Titans. Bliznyuk was named the South Puget Sound League South Division Player of the Year and was also The News Tribune’s All-Area most valuable player after averaging 19.6 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.5 steals a game.

Weyerhaeuser awarded Federal Way’s top business recycler of the year

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 2:00PM

The City of Federal Way has named Weyerhaeuser the business recycler of the year for 2013, with a presentation at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. The Leadership in Recycling Award recognizes local businesses that increase recycling, reduce waste generation and adopt other sustainable practices.

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