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Online pet licensing program now available in Federal Way

The City of Federal Way released a new online animal licensing program for residents Aug. 4. Federal Way residents can renew or create their pet’s… Continue reading

 

Surveillance footage appears to show Tyler Slaeker and other people entering the U.S. Capitol Building on Jan. 6, 2021, according to U.S District Court documents. Courtesy photo

Federal Way man arrested in connection with U.S. Capitol riot

A Federal Way man was arrested Aug. 4 for his alleged involvement in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot. An FBI Special Agent signed an… Continue reading

 

Critical race theory became a political buzzword last fall after Gig Harbor resident Christopher Rufo (right) joined commentator Tucker Carlson on Fox News. (Screenshot from YouTube broadcast)

Educational merit of critical race theory sparks heated debate

In Washington, schools have seen parents protest and threaten to remove their children from schools.

 

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Federal Way graduate charged with murder in South Seattle homicide

22-year-old Sadiq Aroni is accused of driving two people who allegedly shot a 20-year-old man in June.

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Federal Way agencies to participate in National Night Out Aug. 3

Register your neighborhood for a visit from Federal Way Police, South King Fire and Rescue, or Federal Way City Council members.

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World’s largest collection of Rhododendron species found in Federal Way

As a living plant museum, the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden (RSBG) provides visitors with 22 acres of blooming natural spaces.

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FUSION fundraiser at the Dumas Bay Centre in 2019. Olivia Sullivan/The Mirror

FUSION returns to in-person annual summer art fundraiser Aug. 4

Gala will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Dumas Bay Centre.

FUSION fundraiser at the Dumas Bay Centre in 2019. Olivia Sullivan/The Mirror
Chef Blanca Rodriguez in the bar of Pimienta Bistro & Bar, located at 34029 Hoyt Road SW, Suite C in Federal Way.

Why did you decide to open a restaurant in Federal Way?

Q&A with local restaurant owners.

Chef Blanca Rodriguez in the bar of Pimienta Bistro & Bar, located at 34029 Hoyt Road SW, Suite C in Federal Way.
Erica Azcueta is the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator for the City of Federal Way.

Meet Federal Way’s first Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator

Responding to the global and community focus on race and equity in 2020, the City of Federal Way hired Erica Azcueta as its first Diversity,… Continue reading

Erica Azcueta is the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator for the City of Federal Way.
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How to find fireworks this year in the Puget Sound region

Global shipment issues affect supply and sales of fireworks.

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