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Electronic cigarettes: Local smokers join digital revolution

  • Aug 21, 2013 at 2:19PM

E-cigarettes are gaining in popularity as more smokers look for a "healthier" alternative to their habit.

Q&A with Mr. Federal Way: PACC, photo tickets, Seahawks

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 9:11AM

Q: What is your opinion on the proposed Performing Arts and Conference Center (PACC) in Federal Way? Seems to be quite the controversial topic.

SIDELINES: What's nerdier, fantasy football or Dungeons and Dragons?

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 11:30AM

The more I think about it, the more fantasy football has a very geeky feel to it.

Political side of pet goats: Leaders miss opportunity | Roegner

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 5:00PM

When you start out in politics, one of the first lessons you learn is don’t annoy old people, or appear to pick on animals or children, and particularly not in an election year.

EDITORIAL: Economic diversity and poverty in Federal Way

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 1:00AM

Federal Way is growing as a vibrant and diverse community — professionally, ethnically and culturally. However, the city must take steps to ensure economic diversity with populations across the economic spectrum.

Apartment complex slated for school district's old bus yard

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Aug 26, 2013 at 11:26AM

A new development that includes 308 multi-family housing units has been proposed at the Federal Way School District's former transportation center.

Mirror upgrades website, revises guidelines for letters | Alcott

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 9:00AM

In the next few weeks, The Mirror will be making changes to our website federalwaymirror.com. This new crisp-and-clean design makes space for more stories and photographs on the newspaper’s home page, and also offers easier access to readers on-the-go.

Country singer Craig Morrison will perform at Wild Waves

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Aug 27, 2013 at 11:05AM

Rising country-rock star Craig Morrison from Nashville, Tenn., will perform a concert from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 31 at Wild Waves Theme Park in Federal Way.

Kudos to Federal Way Shopping Cart Recovery Team | Letters

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 1:00AM

As a citizen driving along our beautiful city roads, have you noticed seeing a white Ford Crown Victoria (with a custom shopping cart trailer) labeled "police volunteer?"

For Seahawks fans, the terrorists won | Shiers

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 1:00AM

This cartoon by Frank Shiers was printed in the Aug. 23, 2013, edition of the Federal Way Mirror.

Reach Out's 2013 breakfast fundraiser helps the homeless

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

Reach Out Federal Way will hold its annual breakfast fundraiser to benefit local homeless shelters from 7 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Sept. 24 at the Christian Faith Center, 33645 20th Ave. S.

S. 320th Street construction update: Expect lane closures

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Aug 26, 2013 at 11:26AM

Construction on South 320th Street between I-5 and Pacific Highway South continues in Federal Way. Here's an update on lane closures for local commuters.

UFC: Benson Henderson seeking a little revenge against Pettis Aug. 31

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 1:00PM

Benson Henderson hopes revenge is sweet. The Decatur High School graduate will get a chance to avenge his only professional mixed-martial arts (MMA) loss Aug. 31 when he defends his UFC lightweight title against Anthony "Showtime" Pettis.

Advancing Leadership Youth announces Class of 2014

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 3:00PM

Federal Way’s award-winning leadership development organization has selected 30 local teens to participate in the Advancing Leadership Youth (ALY) Class of 2014.

Mystery package delivers stinky surprise | FW crime blotter

  • Aug 26, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Aug 27, 2013 at 11:16AM

The report notes that the package was postmarked from Arlington, WA.

PHOTOS: Apple Festival and Run

  • Aug 26, 2013 at 1:06PM

The Federal Way Farmers Market hosted the first Apple Festival and Run on Saturday, Aug. 24. Attendees can sampled and voted for the best apple pies. The event included a timed 10K and 5K run/walk on the BPA Trail in Federal Way.

Symphony invites Mr. Federal Way to attend concert | Letters

  • Aug 26, 2013 at 2:59PM

Mr. Federal Way, I understand your concerns about the PACC and the fine arts in Federal Way (Aug. 23). And I appreciate your honesty in admitting that your opinion may be affected by your lack of interest in the same.

FUSION board thanks supporters for successful event | Letters

  • Aug 26, 2013 at 3:11PM

Those who attended the 20th annual FUSION Art Event “RazzMaTazz and All That Jazz!” on Aug. 7 at the Dumas Bay Centre knew from the moment they entered that they were in for a very special evening.

Need for transportation infrastructure won’t go away | Letters

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 1:00AM

Letter by State Sen. Tracey Eide, the co-chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, and State Rep. Roger Freeman, who both represent the 30th Legislative District.

Welcome to the new Mirror website

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 11:13AM

Welcome to the new Federal Way Mirror website. The new design includes a number of changes:

Diversity should be celebrated, not scorned | Nandell Palmer

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 2:00PM updated at 8:28PM

As a man of color who celebrates diversity in all areas of life, I was appalled after reading last week’s Federal Way Mirror editorial, “Economic diversity and consequences of poverty in Federal Way.”

State test results: Federal Way schools see mixed success

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 3:00PM updated at 8:25PM

For Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS), the results were a mixed bag. The district saw strong gains in high school scores, but had some difficulties at the middle school and elementary levels.

Back-to-school doctor visit: Important tips for parents

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 3:06PM

The University of Washington's (UW) Neighborhood Clinic program is reminding parents that an important back-to-school step is a quick visit with their child's pediatrician.

Federal Way Lions car show raises money for scholarships

  • Aug 28, 2013 at 12:56PM

The weather was perfect for the Federal Way Lions 9th Annual Scholarship Car Show held Aug. 17 in the Sears parking lot at The Commons.

FW Symphony hires executive director Anna James Miller

  • Aug 28, 2013 at 2:38PM

You can call her the Pied Piper of Federal Way, she said.

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