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South Sound Healing and Wellness gives community opportunity to explore alternative therapies

South Sound Healing and Wellness gives community opportunity to explore alternative therapies

Melody Litton wants to give Federal Way residents the opportunity to experience alternate types of healing and therapy. “A lot of people are seeking healing,”… Continue reading

South Sound Healing and Wellness gives community opportunity to explore alternative therapies
Mayor Ferrell to deliver State of the City address Jan. 22

Mayor Ferrell to deliver State of the City address Jan. 22

For the first time, the event is free and open to the public.

Mayor Ferrell to deliver State of the City address Jan. 22
Federal Way Day Center marks first anniversary with community celebration
Federal Way Day Center marks first anniversary with community celebration
Community leaders share Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, challenge community to live it
Community leaders share Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, challenge community to live it
Federal Way highlights city’s diversity during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

Federal Way highlights city’s diversity during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

Event included speakers and performances from Federal Way High School clubs.

Federal Way highlights city’s diversity during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration
Federal Way Day Center marks a year of serving community’s homeless

Federal Way Day Center marks a year of serving community’s homeless

First anniversary celebration set for 5-6:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at St.Vincent de Paul Church Social Hall.

Federal Way Day Center marks a year of serving community’s homeless
Federal Way Sears to close in early April

Federal Way Sears to close in early April

Company announced closure of 64 Kmart and 39 Sears stores throughout the country in early 2018.

Federal Way Sears to close in early April
Two men die in separate accidents on Pacific Highway

Two men die in separate accidents on Pacific Highway

One man died in two-vehicle accident on Friday, and the other was hit by a car late Saturday.

Two men die in separate accidents on Pacific Highway
Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking hopes to expand reach

Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking hopes to expand reach

Organization will host a community forum on Jan. 10 on the business impacts of human trafficking.

Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking hopes to expand reach
Councilwoman Susan Honda appointed as Federal Way’s deputy mayor

Councilwoman Susan Honda appointed as Federal Way’s deputy mayor

Honda received four votes in favor, 3 opposed.

Councilwoman Susan Honda appointed as Federal Way’s deputy mayor
New Hope Christian Fellowship to provide temporary shelter for homeless families

New Hope Christian Fellowship to provide temporary shelter for homeless families

Church hopes to have building ready by mid-January.

New Hope Christian Fellowship to provide temporary shelter for homeless families
Federal Way leaders make resolutions for 2018

Federal Way leaders make resolutions for 2018

The Mirror reached out to local community leaders to see how they plan to better themselves and their community in the new year. Some of… Continue reading

Federal Way leaders make resolutions for 2018
Shelley Pauls a cheerleader for Federal Way organizations, events

Shelley Pauls a cheerleader for Federal Way organizations, events

Pauls frequently asked to help find volunteers for projects.

Shelley Pauls a cheerleader for Federal Way organizations, events
69-year-old woman dies in Federal Way condo fire

69-year-old woman dies in Federal Way condo fire

SKFR determining cause of blaze that damaged eight units.

69-year-old woman dies in Federal Way condo fire
Grant will help city of Federal Way promote trails, walking

Grant will help city of Federal Way promote trails, walking

Parks department recently received a $10,000 Get Active, Stay Active grant.

Grant will help city of Federal Way promote trails, walking
Federal Way woman volunteers with organization that gave her toy-filled shoebox as a child

Federal Way woman volunteers with organization that gave her toy-filled shoebox as a child

Ialanji received a box from Operation Christmas Child as a girl

Federal Way woman volunteers with organization that gave her toy-filled shoebox as a child
16-bed mental health evaluation and treatment center opens in Federal Way

16-bed mental health evaluation and treatment center opens in Federal Way

The new facility is one of eight in the county to serve involuntarily committed patients.

16-bed mental health evaluation and treatment center opens in Federal Way
Jeanne Burbidge, city’s longest serving council member, ends 20-year career

Jeanne Burbidge, city’s longest serving council member, ends 20-year career

Burbidge was Federal Way’s mayor and deputy mayor during two decades of service

Jeanne Burbidge, city’s longest serving council member, ends 20-year career
Community court could address mental health, substance abuse issues

Community court could address mental health, substance abuse issues

Federal Way Municipal Court hopes to have new program running early next year.

Community court could address mental health, substance abuse issues
Crime down 10 percent so far from last year in Federal Way

Crime down 10 percent so far from last year in Federal Way

Residential burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, forgery, vandalism all show decreases from 2016

Crime down 10 percent so far from last year in Federal Way