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Federal Way airman graduates from basic training

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 3:28PM

Air Force Airman 1st Class Acacia A. Ono graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Federal Way Public Schools wastes tax dollars | Letter

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 4:01PM

Over the past few months, I’ve read several letters to the editor wherein the writers are concerned, annoyed, and even mad as hell about the Federal Way school district.

Vital for voters to pass Federal Way school levy | Commentary

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 3:45PM

Federal Way Public Schools has worked tirelessly at forming partnerships and developing pathways that encourage students to be prepared to take college-level classes when they arrive at Highline Community College.

Gracie available for adoption in Federal Way | Pet of the Week

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 3:40PM

Meet Gracie. This little beauty will capture your heart. If Gracie’s dazzling emerald green eyes and personality don’t win you over, her heartfelt story certainly will.

Federal Way children's education not a bargaining chip | Inside Politics

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 4:17PM

Are you mad at the Federal Way school district over the school board’s travel, the superintendent’s salary, or the grading system? If so, how mad are you?

Federal Way's Silver Lake Elementary shows Seahawks pride

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 8:00AM

Silver Lake Elementary students and staff showed off their Seahawks pride by wearing the team's colors during Blue Friday last week.

Bad parking job leads to arrest | Federal Way Police Blotter

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 9:00AM

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

Force Federal Way schools to change by cutting district's funding | Letter

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 10:00AM

I wanted to thank Matthew Jarvis for his article, “Why I am voting no on levy.” It was candid and challenged the idea of business-as-usual.

Super Bowl appetizers and Seahawks anomalies | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 1:20PM

Q: Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has had quite a week with the media leading up to Sunday’s Super Bowl. Beast Mode doesn’t like doing interviews, so why is the NFL making him do them?

Federal Way school district reviews readiness for Common Core State Standards

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Feb 3, 2014 at 3:32PM

With the new federally mandated Common Core State Standards (CCSS) set to take effect beginning with the next school year,

St. Vincent de Paul Society helps those in need in Federal Way

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 3:05PM

Even though it’s six years on from the collapse of 2008, the number of those in need, and the intensity of their needs, are still increasing.

Better way to respond to Federal Way schools than withdrawing support | Letter

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 2:00PM

If my car isn’t running well, shall I use a cheaper grade of gas until it improves its performance?

DaVita Federal Way staff shows Seahawks pride

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Feb 3, 2014 at 12:25PM

DaVita Federal Way Community Dialysis Center staff and their family members gathered to show off their Seattle Seahawks pride on Blue Friday.

Federal Way's Weyerhaeuser employees support Seahawks

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 3:35PM

Weyerhaeuser employees show their support for the Seattle Seahawks on Blue Friday in Federal Way.

12th man pride: Hundreds gather to show Seahawks support in Federal Way | Slideshow

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 4:25PM

Hundreds of Seattle Seahawks showed support for their team during a Blue Friday rally at Federal Way City Hall on Friday.

Now is not the time to bail on our students | Letter

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 6:00PM

Leadership in the Federal Way school district has had a hard time with some decisions in the past year.

Levy funding critical as Federal Way high school graduation rate increases

  • Feb 1, 2014 at 8:00AM

After several years of stagnant high school graduation rates, Federal Way Public Schools administrators believe they are turning the tide.

Emotions not part of the solution | My Perspective

  • Feb 1, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Feb 4, 2014 at 2:33PM

It seems to me that Federal Way is a city with competing personalities.

Federal Way Mirror's January Citizen of the Month: Lou Olmstead

  • Feb 2, 2014 at 7:00AM

Many people have put their trust in Lou Olmstead over the years, so much so that they even voted her to serve on the Federal Way City Council before it existed.

Hope Federal Way will act on PACC with von Reichbauer’s vision | Letter

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 4, 2014 at 9:51AM

King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer received a key to the city of Federal Way on Jan. 22 for many reasons.

How are Federal Way legislators voting in the 2014 session?

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 2:05PM

The following is a recap of how Federal Way legislators from the 30th District recently voted on several bills (according to washingtonvotes.org):

Inslee proposes additional $200 million to ‘speed up’ education funding

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 2:25PM

Governor Jay Inslee announced a proposal to boost school spending by $200 million on Jan. 28, saying it’s a needed infusion of funding “to keep the state on track for meeting its court-mandated basic education obligations.”

County Council to take public testimony on potential measure to fund transit, roads

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 2:20PM

The King County Council is holding a special evening session to take public testimony regarding County Executive Dow Constantine’s proposal to create a “Tax Benefit District”

Intentionally failing Federal Way school levy will hurt students | Letter

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 2:55PM

I’ve read with great disappointment the recent statements in this newspaper by several opponents of the Federal Way Public Schools Educational Programs and Operation (EP&O) levy.

Thomas Jefferson community ‘goes gray’ to honor sick alumni

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 2:28PM

Gray wasn’t the color of the Seattle sky, but worn proudly by Thomas Jefferson High School students on Jan. 24.

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