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Federal Way Lions Club recognizes member with fellowship | Slideshow

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 2:47PM

The Federal Way Lions Club presented their incoming president with a Melvin Jones Fellowship on Tuesday during the club's monthly meeting.

Thomas Jefferson alum drafted by Dodgers in fourth round

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 3:00PM

Jeff Brigham, a 2010 Thomas Jefferson High School graduate, was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the forth round of the recent Major League Baseball draft. For the Federal Way native who has spent his college years pitching for the University of Washington, Brigham said being drafted by the Dodgers is a dream come true.

Federal Way police, fire departments remind residents fireworks are illegal

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:22PM

The Federal Way Police Department and South King Fire and Rescue are reminding residents that fireworks are illegal within the city limits of Federal Way. The Federal Way Police Department will issue civil infractions for fireworks violations.

Tug of war over Metro continues: County Exec vetoes Council motion

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:00PM

The tug of war over King County Metro and its funding continued last week, as King County Executive Dow Constantine vetoed a King County Council measure that would have begun cutting Metro service in September, but had held off on further cuts in 2015 for the time being.

World's largest synchronized swim competition coming to Federal Way

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 10:49AM

The world’s largest synchronized swimming competition will kick off on Friday, June 27 inside the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center.

South King County’s 25th Annual Flag Day Celebration honors veterans | Slideshow

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 17, 2014 at 10:18AM

King County Councilman Pete von Reichbauer and the Federal Way Soroptimists hosted South King County’s 25th Annual Flag Day Celebration on Saturday at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way

Federal Way students to be dismissed early for last day of school

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 9:31AM

Today, June 17, is the last day of school for the students of Federal Way. The early dismissal times for the Federal Way Public Schools are as follows:

HUD OKs $3 million loan fund to spark Federal Way’s economic development

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 5:23PM

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has approved a $3.03 million loan guarantee the city of Federal Way sought to establish a loan fund to assist catalytic projects that spark business growth, job creation and affordable housing opportunities.

Volunteer drivers needed to help King County seniors

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 9:00AM

Getting to the doctor’s office can seem daunting for many local seniors.

Sound Transit to hold public hearing in Federal Way on mass transit future

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Sound Transit board recently called for more public input on the future of mass transit as the agency published a draft supplemental environmental impact statement in preparation for updating the regional transit long-range plan.

Legislative experience validates Federal Way High School education | Letter

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:51PM

I am overwhelmingly excited to announce that my time in Olympia as a part of the House of Representatives Page Program was published in the Federal Way Mirror.

Federal Way Kiwanis club awards scholarships

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:46PM

The Kiwanis Club of Federal Way announced that the recipients of its 2014 scholarships are Shawntel Bali, daughter of Nori and Norma Bali, and Khalil Brooks-Davis, son of Theresa Davis.

Graduation at an online school | Cartoon

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:43PM

Graduation at an online school. Graduation at an online school.

Federal Way principal gets mohawk makeover

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:39PM

Michael Swartz, principal at Wildwood Elementary, has a knack for delighting his students and motivating them to read with fun and creative challenges.

Federal Way mayor reads to Olympic View Elementary students

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:36PM

Mayor Jim Ferrell reads to Sheena Downs’s fifth grade class at Olympic View Elementary on Wednesday morning. He said the kids were excited and surprised that he visited their classroom.

Federal Way students make Washington State honor roll

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:31PM

The following students from Federal Way were named to Washington State University’s President’s Honor Roll for spring 2014:

Federal Way Police Department seeks citizens' input for 2014 survey

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 16, 2014 at 12:52PM

The Federal Way Police Department is committed to assessing the quality of the services residents receive from the department.

Thomas Jefferson Raider athletes sign off to the next level

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:31PM

Thomas Jefferson High School recognized its athletes who are taking the next step both in academics and in the field of competition.

Chihuahua mix available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:26PM

Darla is a lovable and outgoing little dog who is a mix of Chihuahua and Pomeranian.

Manage funds properly, Metro | Letter

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:23PM

I, along with a good majority of my voting partners in King County voted down King County Metro’s request to raise taxes.

Not too late to reverse trend for Federal Way | My Perspective

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:22PM

In a city of 93,000 people, we have at least that many opinions on how to improve our education system, municipal services, fire department, water delivery and waste water removal.

Go ahead: Talk about sex with your kids | Sex in the Suburbs

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:20PM

I recently received one of my two most favorite pieces of feedback from fourth and fifth graders.

Federal Way Council strengthens reserve fund policy

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:18PM

The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved a strengthening of the city’s reserve fund policy during its June 3 meeting, setting a higher bar for the city’s savings plans.

Federal Way earns prestigious financial reporting award for 21st consecutive year

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 4:15PM

The city of Federal Way was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the city’s 2012 comprehensive annual financial report, according to a press release from the city.

Firefighters rescue residents from Federal Way apartment blaze | Update

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 15, 2014 at 4:00PM

South King Fire and Rescue firefighters battled an early blaze today at a Federal Way apartment complex, where 91 people were displaced and many residents were rescued from their balconies.

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