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Peggy LaPorte named Federal Way Mirror's Citizen of the Month

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 5:23PM

Peggy LaPorte, the founder and president of FUSION, has been named the Mirror’s Citizen of the Month for July. FUSION, which stands for Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed and Needy, is a nonprofit charity organization that provides transitional housing and support services for homeless families and has been a mainstay of non-governmental social services in Federal Way for a number of years now.

Vote for — | Cartoon

  • Jul 26, 2014 at 8:00AM

I'm pretty sure that campaign sign is in the highway's right-of-way

The happy trails of Federal Way Councilman Martin Moore | Inside Politics

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:11PM

The first half of 2014 has been politically spectacular. A controversial superintendent, Rob Neu, leaving town for another job.

Federal Way caregiver of quadriplegic charged with indecent exposure | Update

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2014 at 4:21PM

A Federal Way man faces indecent liberties charges after he was arrested for allegedly masturbating over a 27-year-old quadriplegic woman he cares for.

Kittens available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the week

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:51PM

Zoey came from a litter of six kittens and her mother was raised in a loving foster home.

Woman calls police, 'I don't want to prostitute anymore'| Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:30PM

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

Welcome to Federal Way Town Square Park | Letter

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 12:50PM

If you were not at the recent dedication of Federal Way's Town Square Park, you missed out on a piece of Federal Ways newest piece of history.

Federal Way man pleads not guilty to killing colleague at SeaTac airport

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 4:08PM

A Federal Way man pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to first-degree manslaughter charges after he allegedly slapped a Korean Airline manager, who died when he hit his head on concrete from the blow on July 6.

FBI asks public for help in finding Federal Way bank robber | Photos

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 2:26PM

The FBI is seeking the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a Federal Way bank on Friday.

John Hutton named director of Federal Way Parks and Recreation

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 10:17AM

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell announced today the appointment of John Hutton as Director of the city of Federal Way Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department, which was effective July 21. Hutton has been serving as interim department director since June of this year.

Federal Way girl finalist in National American Miss Washington State Pageant

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 10:30AM

Selena Krivoruchko hasn't competed in pageants all of her life.

Federal Way children’s theater marks 5th anniversary

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 10:03AM

The Rosebud Children’s Theater Conservatory is celebrating it’s fifth anniversary this summer with two productions: “Princess Whatshername,” which ran from July 18-20 and “Once Upon a Mattress,” which is scheduled to begin performances at 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays between Aug. 1-3 and Aug. 8-10, with a matinee showing on those same dates at 2:30 p.m.

Federal Way housing prices up from last year, sales down

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 9:43AM

Redfin, a real estate brokerage firm, recently reported that Federal Way home prices rose 7 percent last month compared to last June’s prices. The median home price was $247,450, with single family homes at $252,500 and condos at $115,000.

Kent Police investigate West Hill killing of woman; suspect turns himself in

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:53PM

Kent Police are investigating an apparent domestic violence killing on the West Hill of a 39-year-old woman found dead in her car at a Park & Ride lot on Military Road South.

Federal Way Little League teams fall in state championships

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 12:35PM

The Federal Way National Little League 10/11 Softball All-Stars, along with the Majors All-Stars, fought their way to the state championship game in their respective tournaments, according to a press release from the Federal Way National Little League organizers.

King County Council approves Metro compromise, prevents some reductions

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 5:29PM

The Metropolitan King County Council today unanimously approved a compromise plan to move forward with certain bus service reductions for Metro,

Federal Way Council mulls first steps toward economic summit

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 5:21PM

The Federal Way City Council held it’s first study session regarding a new committee that would help direct an economic summit for Federal Way’s future that city officials hope to have happen by this fall.

Federal Way High Point development appeal hearing set for July 28

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 5:00PM

A consolidated appeal hearing of the Determination of Nonsignificance and Process III land-use decision for the proposed High Point mixed-use development is scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, July 28 in City Hall Council Chambers.

Federal Way business donates food to 23 rescued sharpeis

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:58PM

Simply Paws, a Federal Way pet store, donated between 2,500 and 3,000 pounds of dog food to Sunny Sky Rescue.

Multi-Service Center sees lack of affordable housing, other trends

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:53PM

Santo also touched upon some of the trends the center has seen in recent years, as the local economy attempts to return to normal in the post-2008 collapse world.

Federal Way school board meeting moved to Tuesday morning at City Hall

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:44PM

The Federal Way school district board has moved its next regular meeting to 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 22.

A park for all of us | Mayor’s Memo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 6:34PM

Last Saturday, I was thrilled to see more than 1,000 people come out for the opening of Town Square Park, our city’s first downtown park.

Thank you, Rep. Linda Kochmar | Letter

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 12:00PM

A special thank you goes out to Rep. Linda Kochmar for providing more than 500 U.S. pocket Constitutions for distribution to our local high school civics classes in September, which is Constitution Month.

Tips to improve Federal Way traffic camera system | Letter

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

I read your factual article on the red light camera system and there were several glowing omissions, which I brought up when I had a private meeting with the city mayor and police chief. Those omissions include the following:

Great moments in Washington state history | Cartoon

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

Great moments in Washington state history | Cartoon

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