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Annual Kid's Day slated for Aug. 7 at Steel Lake Park

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 2:18PM

Steel Lake Park will host the city's 11th Annual Kid's Day from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7.

SOCCER: Blast Off Tournaments kick off this weekend

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 10:21AM

For the next two weekends, hundreds of youth soccer players will be converging on Federal Way.

BRIEF: Federal Way Lady Knights U-14 fastpitch finishes second at World Series

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 11:12AM

The Federal Way Lady Knights 14-under fastpitch softball team finished in second place at the National Softball Association (NSA) Western World Series in Ventura, Calif. last weekend.

EDITORIAL: Endorsements for 2013 primary election

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:00PM updated Aug 2, 2013 at 9:51AM

The top two candidates in the Aug. 6 primary election will advance to the general election in November. Below are endorsements by The Mirror’s editorial board for three contested primary races in Federal Way.

Kelly Maloney will make a difference for safety | Letters

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:48PM

I write today to publicly endorse Councilmember Kelly Maloney and to ask other Federal Way citizens to vote for her in the upcoming primary election and again in the general election.

Medgar Wells is the best candidate for school board | Letters

  • Aug 1, 2013 at 6:51PM

There are three candidates for Federal Way School Board Position 4: Carol Gregory, Medgar Wells and Kenneth Lance Barton.

SIDELINES: 'Fail Mary' referee is writing a book?

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 9:14AM

It was pop artist Andy Warhol who coined the term, “15 Minutes of Fame.”

TJ students are rewarded for painting sheriff substation

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 11:29AM

Thomas Jefferson High School sophomores Kyleigh Carbon and Jacob Swanson were honored this week for their efforts to serve South King County communities.

KARATE: TJ's Kiel Hicks headed to Pan American Games, World Championships

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 11:18AM

Kiel Hicks has plenty of stamps on his well-used passport. The Thomas Jefferson High School junior-to-be will be able to add a couple more in the near future.

FWPS details cost of global trips for officials; Chinese education delegation visits

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:03PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) provided data on a number of recent global trips taken by various FWPS officials, most notably an extensive trip to China that ran from April 10 through May 1 earlier this year.

Superintendent's globetrotting leads to education insight

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:26PM

Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) Superintendent Rob Neu had the chance to reflect on some recent international trips he had taken to Indonesia and South Korea, sharing his experiences with the school board during its July 23 meeting.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Why do people blast their music?

  • Aug 2, 2013 at 2:00PM

Q: Why do the people in the apartment complex next door to me feel the need to “share” their music from their car stereos at all hours of the day and night? And is there a noise law in Federal Way?

Commuters are forced to fight morning traffic | Letters

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 1:00AM

The one thing all of the people of Federal Way want is to fix the things they see wrong with their city.

Primary election forecast and headliners | Roegner

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 1:00AM

The primary election is next week and we should have a better idea how November might look.

WIAA denies Federal Way’s proposal to let sixth-graders play middle school sports

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 9:00AM

If the Federal Way school district had its way, sixth-graders would be eligible to play sports at the city’s middle schools.

PACC is defining element of this year's election | Letters

  • Aug 3, 2013 at 11:00AM

The real defining element in this year’s election is the Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC). If Federal Way is going to start growing into the mantle of being the city of choice in the South Puget Sound, it needs to invest in its cultural infrastructure.

Kelly Maloney will work to make FW a better place | Letters

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 1:00AM

I first met Kelly in the 2008 Advancing Leadership class. She is a sincere person who puts her effort and experience to work making Federal Way a better place for people to live and work.

Who starts most of the wildfires in Washington? | Shiers

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Aug. 2, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Please let Federal Way girl keep her pet pygmy goat | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 10:44AM

We are pygmy goat breeders from Oregon. We travel to a lot of NPGA (National Pygmy Goat Association) shows in Washington and have for many years now. Federal Way residents Kelly and Ava Anissipour are part of our goat family, and so we enjoy Ava’s determination of her wants.

The Mirror got council primary endorsement wrong | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 10:42AM

There are 3 candidates for the Federal Way School Board Position 4, and for Federal Way City Council Positions 2 and 6. I agree with The Mirror’s endorsements for two of the three positions up for election.

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D'arte will move to FW

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 11:23AM

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D'arte will move its headquarters to Federal Way in 2014.

Woman finds would-be burglar in window | FW crime blotter

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Aug 6, 2013 at 10:12AM

At 4:21 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 32000 block of 1st Lane SW, a woman caught a man attempting to make entry into her home.

Road construction: Can we do better next time? | Letters

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 1:12PM

When I moved to Federal Way about 13 years ago, I was much impressed as to how well they take care of their roads and sidewalks — unlike Seattle, Tacoma and some of the surrounding communities that only repair their chuckholes after they lose a couple of cars in them.

MLS: Sounders FC sign star Clint Dempsey to a monumental contract

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 2:05PM

People around the Seattle area have always thought that they were the center of the soccer world in America. The unbelievable fan support the Sounders FC have received in Major League Soccer (MLS) over the last several years has further cemented that notion.

HYDROPLANES: TJ grad Jamie Nilsen finishes seventh at Seafair

  • Aug 5, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Aug 8, 2013 at 5:03PM

Jamie Nilsen reached the pinnacle of boat racing in the United States last weekend when we drove an unlimited hydroplane in the final heat of the Albert Lee Cup at Seafair Sunday on Lake Washington.

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