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  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:42PM

TOTE docks in Federal Way

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:42PM

Company settling into new location after moving from Seattle

Companies working to conserve energy

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"With electricity in short supply along the West Coast and natural gas prices rising sharply this month, many businesses and homeowners in Federal Way are searching for ways to cut their bills. Puget Sound Energy, which serves most of Federal Way, has plans to help, and local businesses are doing their part, as well. PSE has begun a new Personal Energy Management program that will show individual commercial and residential customers in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Thurston counties exactly how much energy they are using at peak demand times with the hope that people will change their habits and shift energy use to off-peak times... "

Conservation business seeks to save other business owners money

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Rising energy prices in Tacoma, and the possibility of higher prices in Federal Way have one local man working overtime to help people conserve. Jim Coonan, who owns Energy Mizers, a consulting firm with offices in Tacoma and Federal Way, said he can often save a business or a homeowner 10 to 50 percent on an electric bill... "

People-plant connections made in horticultural therapy sessions

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Barbara Rigdway's gnarled fingers pick at the dead leaves of a potted tomato plant while she chats with Evelyn Rawlings, who pulls a dead pepper plant from the soil of a pot crammed with too many flowers. The two women met only the day before in the hallways of The Woodmark, an assisted living care center on 23rd Avenue South, but they already feel like comrades preparing the center's batch of plants for a winter in the greenhouse... "

Paracelsus Clinic is modeled after innovater

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"His naturopathic therapies are considered alternative. His bills aren't covered by most insurance companies, and not at all by Medicaid and Medicare programs. His unconventional theories on patient care often earn him disdainful stares at many medical conferences. But Dr. Thomas A. Dorman believes he is operating at a higher level than most physicians practicing traditional, or allopathic, medicine... "

600 new jobs to open next year

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Ten months after completing work on a 550-employee production center and claiming a spot as the third-largest private employer in Federal Way, Capital One Financial Corporation is bucking to become No. 2. "

Businesses honored for contributions to community

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"People often think of goods and services in relation to business. However, many enterprises here believe in and support the Federal Way community, donating supplies, labor and equipment to make the city a better place to live.The Federal Way Mirror and Chamber of Commerce on Saturday recognized many of these businesses as great contributors to the city. "

Lukezic wins two nationl titles

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Chris Lukezic owned the 2,000-meter steeplechase from beginning to end, and came away with the intermediate boys title at the Junior Olympic National Championships in Buffalo, N.Y. on July 24-30. "

Last call for Secoma Auction comes Friday

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Woody Woodward's Secoma Auction is packing up, perhaps for good."

Host families in short supply for Japanese exchange students

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

A shortage of families willing to host Japanese exchange students who arrive July 20 has volunteers for International Understanding knocking on the doors of Federal Way homes.

"Weyerhaeuser donates $10,000 to family centers"

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Federal Way Family Centers received a $10,000 corporate donation this week that will help provide programs that assist poor and low-income families."

WinCo opens largest area supermarket in Federal Way

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

When WinCo Foods opened Monday Federal Way became host to the Seattle area's largest supermarket.

SeaTac Mall to get new tenant

  • Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Gottschalks to buy Lamonts, Lamonts to liquidate inventory"

Business community wields big influence

  • Sep 4, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Insight on Hillside Plaza's status

  • Oct 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Speculation abounds over multimillion dollar investments

  • Oct 30, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Business buzz: ‘For lease’ signs point to promising answers

  • Nov 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:41PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Business buzz: Luring high-end retail to Federal Way

  • Nov 28, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Tom Pierson, FW Chamber CEO

Make some financial resolutions and stick to them

  • Dec 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Doug Legg, Money Matters

Business buzz: St. Francis Hospital is the backbone of our community

  • Feb 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Federal Way's destinations attract outsiders - and their money

  • Mar 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Volatile market shakes up portfolios

  • Apr 1, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Doug Legg, Money Matters

West meets East: Whirlwind trip reveals China’s delicate balance

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Tom Pierson, Federal Way Chamber CEO

Seek an investment, not a gamble

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 13, 2008 at 12:40PM

By Joni Ribera, Let’s Talk Real Estate

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