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Letting voters decide on the PACC | Letters

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 12:59PM

There are people who would like to see the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) put up to a vote of the people. I have two points to make in regards to this idea.

Diana Noble-Gulliford thanks community and supporters | Letters

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 2:41PM

It is with great regret that I concede my efforts to maintain my seat on the Federal Way City Council, Position 6.

Watch out, burglars: Federal Way woman keeps an eye on neighborhood

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 10:59AM

While working from home, Carla Ackley also keeps an eye on her Federal Way neighborhood. No one has anointed her as the neighborhood's official watchdog — yet.

VOLLEYBALL: Christian Faith loses in state title match to Tekoa-Oaksdale

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 11:06AM

The Christian Faith High School volleyball team came very close to winning the program's first-ever Class 1B state championship.

Grading system: Superintendent says 'modifications are needed'

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:19PM

A letter from Superintendent Rob Neu indicates that Federal Way Public Schools could change its controversial grading system.

Non-profit helps Federal Way families with special needs children

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Nov 21, 2013 at 3:16PM

Birth to Three Developmental Center, a non-profit organization located at 35535 6th Place SW in Federal Way, focuses on helping infants and toddlers with developmental delays or disabilities, and also their families.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: Perception is everything for schools

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:22PM

Q: Mr. Federal Way, why do you keep picking on the school district? Didn’t your dad teach you not to hit a man when he’s down?

Bus riders fear cuts to Metro service in Federal Way area

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:21PM

With two temporary funding measures set to expire in the next year, King County Metro is once again faced with the possibility of fairly severe cuts to its service hours.


  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:37PM

What’s at stake: A berth into the semifinals of the Class 4A State Football Playoffs. The winner of the Federal Way/Richland game will host the winner of a game between Chiawana and Wenatchee on either Nov. 29 or 30. The semifinal game will be played in Eastern Washington.

EDITORIAL: Superintendent makes impossible but noble promise

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 7:00PM

Federal Way Public Schools have a graduation problem, and Superintendent Rob Neu has promised to fix it.

Ode to government's best and brightest in Washington | Roegner

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 8:00AM

The anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death caused me to reflect on his expectations that the “best and brightest” should serve their government.

Goodbye, Federal Way | Andy Hobbs

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 10:00AM

Today is my last day in Federal Way. It’s been a fun ride, and I look forward to the next phase of my career.

FW Community Gardens Foundation honors Volunteer of the Year

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 2:21PM

The Federal Way Community Gardens Foundation honored its Volunteer of the Year, Mandy Blackmon. She performs every task in the garden, from greenhouse work to planting, harvesting, composting, and even the dreaded weeding in the rain.

Dropout rate vs. Global Learning Initiative in Federal Way | Shiers

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 3:00PM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Nov. 22, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

City solidifies ordinances for urban gardening and farming

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

The Federal Way City Council voted unanimously to make revisions to the city code to clarify issues regarding urban farming/gardening.

King County has 'Plan B' for Metro funding if no statewide solution is found

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

King County leaders have indicated they will develop necessary legislation to avoid drastic cuts to King County Metro service, if a balanced statewide transportation package, with local options for funding Metro transit and roads in the cities and unincorporated areas can't be created by lawmakers in Olympia.

Local teen's anti-bullying resolution approved by state board of education

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 1:00AM

Federal Way teen Kajmere Houchins' goal of including students in the process of creating anti-bullying policies in schools got a significant boost earlier this month.

FOOTBALL: Federal Way makes history, blow by Richland and into 4A semifinals

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Nov 27, 2013 at 9:23AM

The Federal Way Eagles made history Friday night. For the first time since 1976, the Eagles will play in the state's Final Four.

Walmart and McDonalds add little value to local economy | Letters

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 2:00PM

How much more will you tolerate in the name of saving a buck or get a faster cooked burger before you say "enough."

SPEEDSKATING: Celski wins a pair of golds at World Cup in Russia

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 8:47AM

Federal Way native J.R. Celski ended the World Cup season in impressive fashion last weekend in Russia. Celski won a pair of gold medals and a bronze at the ISU World Cup in Kolomna.

School Board approves changes to the grading system

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:14AM

The Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) Board of Directors voted to make a change to the district's standards-based grading (SBG) system during the its Nov. 26 meeting.

Rally for Arts raises more than $126,000 for PACC

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:16AM

The Federal Way Coalition of the Performing Arts (FWCPA) reported that it surpassed its goal of $100,000 in pledges by hitting $126,525 for its fundraiser “Rally for the Arts,” which took place on Nov. 23.

School Board approves changes to the grading system

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:13AM

The Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) Board of Directors voted to make a change to the district's standards-based grading (SBG) system during the its Nov. 26 meeting.

Carrie Rodriguez named new Mirror editor

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 2:00PM

For the last 7.5 years, Andy Hobbs has anchored the editor's desk at the Mirror. Earlier this month he moved on to Olympia to take a new position at their daily paper.

Big errors define Federal Way's mayoral race | Roegner

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 6:00PM

Other suburban cities have had the “strong mayor” system for more than 100 years.

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