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Decatur High School had nine players chosen for All-NPSL baseball. Photo courtesy of "Gator Baseball" Twitter @gatorbaseball21

21 local athletes selected for NPSL 3A/4A All-League baseball teams

Players selected for top league honors by vote of league coaches.

 

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Pickled asparagus

Recipe of the week includes asparagus and garlic from the Saturday market.

 

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MSC Crab Feed raises over $86K to help local residents

The Multi-Service Center event was held June 5.

 

Garrett Thornton. Courtesy photo

Kentridge senior awarded Don Barrows Memorial Scholarship by Federal Way Chorale

By Kathy Garrido, scholarship chairperson Kentridge High School senior Garrett Thornton is the 2021 recipient of the Don Barrows Memorial Scholarship awarded by the Federal… Continue reading

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Clockwise from top left: Matthew Oakes (Federal Way), Paul Kwon (Thomas Jefferson), Jasmyne Mendoza (Decatur), Daniel Chung (TAF@Saghalie), and Celina Kim (Todd Beamer). Courtesy photos

Local high school ASB presidents offer parting words for Class of 2021

To the Class of 2021, As your Federal Way Public Schools Associated Student Body Presidents, we’ve co-written you a farewell tribute: Daniel Chung — TAF@Saghalie… Continue reading

Clockwise from top left: Matthew Oakes (Federal Way), Paul Kwon (Thomas Jefferson), Jasmyne Mendoza (Decatur), Daniel Chung (TAF@Saghalie), and Celina Kim (Todd Beamer). Courtesy photos
Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: French onion soup with cheesy bread strips

Recipe of the Week features vegetables, cheeses from local Saturday market.

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth
Saudia J. Abdullah. Courtesy photo

Saudia Abdullah announces candidacy for King County Council District 7

Federal Way resident is also the director of community corrections at King County’s adult, juvenile detention department.

Saudia J. Abdullah. Courtesy photo
Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: fresh hummus, pita bread for snacking

This week’s recipe highlights locally-sourced hummus, olive oil and pita bread found at the Saturday market.

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth
A Cymbidium Orchid captured at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror

‘A Mother’s Prayer’ by Robert J. Darrigan

“A Mother’s Prayer” A Mother’s Prayer, Sustains her seed with a heavenly song, Enfolding those she loves, Protection from all wrong; Her thoughts embrace And… Continue reading

A Cymbidium Orchid captured at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror
Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Grilled chicken thighs with rhubarb sauce

This week’s recipe features fresh rhubarb, asparagus, olive oil and pita bread found at the Saturday market.

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth
Adrienne Obregon

Adrienne Obregon announces run for Federal Way City Council Position 6

Local leader and activist Adrienne Obregon has announced her candidacy for Federal Way City Council Position 6. Retired child development teacher, school-age teacher, and preschool… Continue reading

Adrienne Obregon
Lydia Assefa-Dawson

Federal Way Councilmember Lydia Assefa-Dawson announces run for King County Council District 7

Assefa-Dawson pledges to bring leadership and perspectives as a housing advocate, person with disabilities, immigrant, and mom to a seat held by 28-year incumbent.

Lydia Assefa-Dawson
Federal Way City Council member Martin Moore. Courtesy photo

Moore seeks re-election to Federal Way City Council

Martin Moore has served on the Federal Way City Council since 2013.

Federal Way City Council member Martin Moore. Courtesy photo
Renae Seam. Courtesy photo

Seam announces candidacy for Federal Way City Council

Renae Seam is a youth advocate and lifelong Federal Way resident seeking Federal Way City Council Position 6.

Renae Seam. Courtesy photo
David A. (“Dave”) Berger

Berger announces candidacy for South King Fire and Rescue board

David A. (“Dave”) Berger has announced his intention to run in this year’s election for fire commissioner with South King Fire & Rescue (SKFR). He… Continue reading

David A. (“Dave”) Berger
Leandra Craft

Craft announces run to retain Federal Way City Council seat

Federal Way City Councilmember Leandra Craft announced her campaign to retain Position 5 on the Federal Way City Council. Craft was appointed to the Council… Continue reading

Leandra Craft
Adam Stern. Courtesy photo

Federal Way Symphony welcomes new conductor

Adam Stern, a Grammy-winning recording producer, will conduct the symphony’s 2020-2021 virtual season beginning this month.

Adam Stern. Courtesy photo
LaNita Hudson, left, and Sharon Armstrong during the new CenterStage Theatre production. Photo courtesy of Michelle Smith-Lewis

Pandemic moms will appreciate ‘Theatre Magic’ and its themes of connection

A review of Centerstage Theatre’s new virtual performance; tickets available now.

LaNita Hudson, left, and Sharon Armstrong during the new CenterStage Theatre production. Photo courtesy of Michelle Smith-Lewis
Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth

Well-fed at the Federal Way Farmers Market: To-go apple pie

Pick up fresh apples and join the costume contest at this weekend’s final Federal Way Farmers Market.

Photo courtesy of Vickie Chynoweth
Virginia Mason is hosting its third annual Drug Take Back Event at the Federal Way regional medical center (33501 First Way S.) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24.

Pandemic has increased risk for abuse of unused, expired medications

Community encouraged to participate in Drug Take Back Oct. 24

Virginia Mason is hosting its third annual Drug Take Back Event at the Federal Way regional medical center (33501 First Way S.) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24.