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The power of flowers: Donna Clark brightens residents’ days with beautiful blooms

The power of flowers: Donna Clark brightens residents’ days with beautiful blooms

Every week Donna Clark delivers flowers to about 20 residents at Avalon Care Center in Federal Way to brighten their rooms and their days. She’s… Continue reading

 

Supporting Special Olympics: Federal Way Police Officer Donovan Heavener leads department’s fundraising efforts

Supporting Special Olympics: Federal Way Police Officer Donovan Heavener leads department’s fundraising efforts

Department raised $16,000 last year to support athletes, games

 

Reversing course: Mayor Jim Ferrell reconsiders renaming 320th Street after public feedback

Reversing course: Mayor Jim Ferrell reconsiders renaming 320th Street after public feedback

Road’s name would have changed to South Veterans Way

 

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds

Marion Harmon was named Washington’s Queen of TOPS

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds
The show goes on for Centerstage – for now

The show goes on for Centerstage – for now

City extends contract to operate Knutzen Family Theatre for two months

The show goes on for Centerstage – for now
Overcoming the odds: Federal Way High School senior credits mentor with helping him graduate

Overcoming the odds: Federal Way High School senior credits mentor with helping him graduate

David Brambila is the first in his family to receive a high school diploma.

Overcoming the odds: Federal Way High School senior credits mentor with helping him graduate
Federal Way middle-schoolers compete in district track and field meet

Federal Way middle-schoolers compete in district track and field meet

Illahee dominated all but one of the six divisions

Federal Way middle-schoolers compete in district track and field meet
Explore the world at FWPA’s Culture Fair

Explore the world at FWPA’s Culture Fair

Seventh-graders will present on various countries June 11-12

Explore the world at FWPA’s Culture Fair
Chopra, Still named Athletes of the Year

Chopra, Still named Athletes of the Year

16 student-athletes were nominated for the honor

Chopra, Still named Athletes of the Year
Giving youth a voice

Giving youth a voice

Local leaders team up to host youth forum June 11

Giving youth a voice
Grant from Google will help Federal Way schools expand STEM programs

Grant from Google will help Federal Way schools expand STEM programs

Announcement was made during ribbon cutting for TAF@Saghalie

Grant from Google will help Federal Way schools expand STEM programs
Federal Way boys baseball takes third in state tournament

Federal Way boys baseball takes third in state tournament

Eagles defeated Wenatchee last Saturday after semifinal loss to Richland

Federal Way boys baseball takes third in state tournament
Doug Baxter works to support youth in the community

Doug Baxter works to support youth in the community

His efforts have included reducing violence and keeping kids out of juvenile justice system.

Doug Baxter works to support youth in the community
Federal Way High School baseball heads to state semifinals

Federal Way High School baseball heads to state semifinals

Eagles defeated Puyallup Vikings in regional matchup last Saturday to advance

Federal Way High School baseball heads to state semifinals
The Chopped Leaf offers healthy dining alternative

The Chopped Leaf offers healthy dining alternative

Federal Way couple opens first U.S. location of Canadian restaurant

The Chopped Leaf offers healthy dining alternative
Federal Way police announce arrests, pending charges in four 2016 homicides

Federal Way police announce arrests, pending charges in four 2016 homicides

Three men are in custody, with one as primary suspect in all four cases

Federal Way police announce arrests, pending charges in four 2016 homicides
Break the Chains 5K helps woman leave sex trafficking industry

Break the Chains 5K helps woman leave sex trafficking industry

Jennifer Tucker will share her story at this year’s walk on May 19

Break the Chains 5K helps woman leave sex trafficking industry
Full throttle: Federal Way Police Department outfits officers with electric bikes

Full throttle: Federal Way Police Department outfits officers with electric bikes

The bicycles provide faster response, especially in downtown core.

Full throttle: Federal Way Police Department outfits officers with electric bikes
Federal Way mother wants to walk at graduation for slain son

Federal Way mother wants to walk at graduation for slain son

School officials have denied request because Wesley Gennings did not have enough credits.

Federal Way mother wants to walk at graduation for slain son
Flavor of Federal Way to showcase city’s diversity

Flavor of Federal Way to showcase city’s diversity

Performers, vendors, nonprofits, volunteers sought for Aug. 18 event

Flavor of Federal Way to showcase city’s diversity