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City responds to recent homicides

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:43PM

Mayor Jim Ferrell announced steps the city and the Federal Way Police Department have begun taking in response to homicides on May 7 and May 13 at two apartment complexes in Federal Way.

McLean named interim superintendent of Federal Way school district

  • May 14, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 5:07PM

The Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) board of directors selected Sally McLean, assistant superintendent of business services, as interim superintendent in a 4-0 vote during the board’s meeting on Tuesday.

Federal Way High School among best nationwide for AVID

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:06PM

As one of just 125 AVID Demonstration Schools, Federal Way High School serves as model, and a teaching and learning center for other AVID schools and districts. The school was recently re-certified for second three-year period.

Employee charged with embezzling $15,000 from Federal Way Community Center

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:00PM updated at 5:08PM

A Puyallup woman was charged with first-degree theft for allegedly embezzling approximately $15,000 from the Federal Way Community Center over the course of two years.

Berkshire Hathaway named brand of the year

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:19PM

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, was named “Real Estate Brand of the Year” in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study.

Federal Way Raider basketball camp to begin this summer

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:28PM

Thomas Jefferson High School is set to host its annual basketball camp from starting 9:00 am and running to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 23 at the high school.

Federal Way teacher files lawsuit against school district over racial discrimination | Update

  • May 15, 2014 at 9:00AM updated May 16, 2014 at 1:41PM

An African American teacher at TAF Academy who refused to publicly read a poem entitled “Niggerlips” in 2013 has filed a civil lawsuit against Federal Way Public Schools.

Breast Diagnostic Center announces contest winners

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

Breast Diagnostic Center, a breast care center in Auburn and Federal Way, recently announced the winners for the “Our Community. Your Choice.” contest. The Auburn Food Bank received the most votes and is the recipient of a $1,000 donation from Breast Diagnostic Center. “See Ya Later” Washington, runner-up, received $500.

BECU Announces the Annual People Helping People Awards

  • May 15, 2014 at 2:00PM

BECU is now accepting nominations for the second year of its “People Helping People Awards.” These awards “recognize and honor BECU members and local non-profits supported by the membership in the Puget Sound area.”

Lessons learned from Federal Way superintendent's resignation | Editorial

  • May 16, 2014 at 11:17AM

It has been a tumultuous few weeks for Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) with the resignation of Superintendent Rob Neu,

Will Federal Way mayor keep his PACC promise? | Inside Politics

  • May 16, 2014 at 11:18AM

What a difference a few months make. Mayor Jim Ferrell was for many years the feared enemy of those who wanted the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) built.

Decatur to host free heart screening event in Federal Way

  • May 16, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 3:16PM

About nine years ago, Decatur High School graduate Logan Davidson found himself in a doctor’s office hooked up to an electrocardiogram, getting his heart tested.

Woman assaults boyfriend's lover | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • May 16, 2014 at 11:02AM

The following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

Reach deeper into your own wallets, not ours | Letter

  • May 16, 2014 at 1:44PM

I take issue with Mr. Cramer’s whine that “King County voters feel jobs should only go to those with vehicles.”

Federal Way's Beamer baseball team thrives on new home field

  • May 16, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:13PM

Mud and baseball don’t mix, but the Todd Beamer High School baseball team has been dealing with the muck for years.

Federal Way residents remain split on PACC following panel findings

  • May 16, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Federal Way Council heard both sides of the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) debate when residents shared their thoughts about the Blue Ribbon Panel’s (BRP) findings on May 8.

Nominate Federal Way resident for Citizen of the Month

  • May 16, 2014 at 1:52PM

Do you know of someone who went out of their way to volunteer, help an individual in need, tutor in a classroom or some other act that deserves recognition?

Felon sentenced to 20 years for producing child pornography found Federal Way home

  • May 16, 2014 at 3:14PM

A SeaTac man was sentenced to 20 years today for producing child pornography that was found in a Federal Way residence and for possessing firearms.

Pick the Metro rider who lives in Seattle | Cartoon

  • May 17, 2014 at 9:00AM

Pick the Metro rider who lives in Seattle | Cartoon

PACC survey shows some don’t understand project | Letter

  • May 17, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Mirror’s recent survey on the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) didn’t result in many surprises, but again emphasized in the written comments that some really don’t understand that this is much more than a performance hall.

Kemper Freeman shares insights with leaders about developing vibrant downtowns in Federal Way

  • May 17, 2014 at 1:00PM

Metropolitan King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer recently welcomed Bellevue civic leader, real estate developer and former state Rep. Kemper Freeman to the monthly “Good

Elected officials create Chernobyl meltdown | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • May 17, 2014 at 2:00PM

Q: What is the deal with all of our elected officials getting into trouble, leaving the state and now I hear the school board has even more issues? Can you shed some light on this?

Cat Sabrina available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the week

  • May 17, 2014 at 6:00PM

Sabrina is the most lovable cat you will ever meet. She was left behind when her owners moved.

Federal Way officials review impact of Metro service cuts

  • May 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

The failure of Proposition 1, the ballot measure that was aimed at funding King County Metro and addressing road infrastructure needs throughout the county, will be felt in Federal Way, according to the city’s senior traffic engineer Rick Perez.

Baffled by Federal Way mayor’s economic development plan | Letter

  • May 18, 2014 at 12:00PM

When Jim Ferrell was elected mayor, he promised downtown economic development as his primary objective.

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