Opinion

Mini-houses not cure for homeless problem | Letter

A reply to Bob Roegner’s column on the homeless. How many homeless…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

 

Best of Federal Way and Husky basketball | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, the city held its annual Best of Federal…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

 

City officials should spend tax dollars more thoughtfully

Who decided that Federal Way needed a new logo anyway? The old…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

 

Partisan politics not welcome at District 30 town hall meeting

I was surprised and disappointed that the 30th District town hall meeting…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Reeves had good ideas on school funding

I attended and moderated the 30th Legislative District town hall this weekend…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Money on logo could be better spent

Open letter to the City Council: What will the new logo accomplish?…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

More politicians like Miloscia needed

I would like to respond to the question asked by Jim Grayson…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Centerstage show a wonderful time

My wife and I attended “An Evening With Groucho” last night at…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Suicide, social stigma and same-sex marriage | Sex in the Suburbs

Suicide is the second leading cause of death in U.S. young people…

City logos and life after Alcott | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, the City Council just approved a new logo…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Politicians and humor | Inside Politics

I thought former Vice President Joe Biden would be hard to beat…

So long, Alcott | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, I saw that the Mirror’s publisher is leaving.…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Don’t attack media for reporting facts

Don’t attack media for reporting facts

  • Mar 13th, 2017

Stiffer penalties needed for littering in Federal Way

What is with the trash alongside our roads lately? I have lived…

  • Mar 13th, 2017

Alcott made us better | Inside Politics

The Mirror is what its name says: a reflection of the community…

Farewell, Federal Way | Publisher’s Note

After 3,322 days, my tenure as the publisher of the Mirror comes…

Building future-ready scholars through high-quality education

When the Federal Way Public Schools Board of Directors selected me as…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

School district should keep class novel study in Language Arts

Unbelievably, Federal Way Public Schools seems poised to ban the long-standing tradition…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Genesis | Diversity Column

When I began college two decades ago, I wanted to be a…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Diversity and the Oscars | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, I keep hearing Federal Way is the most…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Mr. FW unfairly attacked Miloscia

I am in agreement with other readers that the individual behind the…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Time for a name change for Federal Way

Like the Federal Way City Council, I am also interested in rebranding…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Education suffering because of Olympia’s lack of action

I just wanted to make sure there is an appropriate level of…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Tiny houses: What if? | Inside Politics

What if, three years ago, we had taken the problem of homelessness…

Miloscia deserves better treatment | Letter to the editor

Sen. Mark Miloscia’s article in last week’s Mirror described what he is…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Miloscia an outstanding senator

Mark Miloscia is an outstanding senator representing our 30th Legislative District. I…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Is every human life sacred to Miloscia? | Letter to the editor

I agree with Sen. Mark Miloscia that opiod drug abuse is a…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Miloscia has courage | Letter to the editor

Taking a stand is sometimes a lonely place if you touch a…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

City’s branding project too spendy | Letter to the editor

On Feb. 21, I attended our City Council meeting. I was shocked…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Honda’s arguments for being mayor unimpressive | Letter

I just read Susan Honda’s announcement that she now wants to be…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Honda presents alternative to Ferrell | Inside Politics

Councilwoman Susan Honda responded to community speculation last week when she announced…

Chef Suyma cutting salmon | The Hand That Feeds

I leaned up against the sushi bar at Koharu, watching Chef Suyma’s…

Susan Honda and diversity | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, Susan Honda just announced she’ll take on Mayor…

  • Feb 27th, 2017

Aircraft noise and bad driving | Q&A with Mr. Federal Way

Q: Mr. Federal Way, I plan on building my wife a back…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Stand off on taxes and cops | Inside Politics

At the mayor-council retreat two weeks ago, there was a brief, but…

Ugly discourse, violent protests should not be supported

As a longtime legislator, I am used to criticism. One cannot introduce…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Waste Management, employees deserve thanks

Each and every day, the work of our trash and recycling collectors…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Could Honda or Jarvis challenge Ferrell? | Inside Politics

Incumbent Mayor Jim Ferrell recently announced he will run for re-election. Ferrell…

Ciara, consent and choice | Sex in the Suburbs

Ciara is making headlines again, discussing the decision she and Seahawks quarterback…

Mirror ad disappointing | Letter

I understand the Federal Way Mirror sees an ad as revenue for…

  • Feb 10th, 2017