Olivia Sullivan

Photo courtesy of Fastsigns Federal Way (32610 Pacific Highway S. Suite b-4 in Federal Way).

Shop Local campaign supports FW business community

A local business campaign has now grown into a go-to site for information on more than 3,000 businesses in Federal Way. In partnership with the… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Fastsigns Federal Way (32610 Pacific Highway S. Suite b-4 in Federal Way).
Five years of winning (and counting) for some Federal Way businesses.

Five years of winning (and counting) for these Federal Way businesses

Five is the new lucky number for several Federal Way businesses. The 2021 Best of Federal Way contest marks the fifth-consecutive year of first place… Continue reading

Five years of winning (and counting) for some Federal Way businesses.
Most of the Brickyard Pub staff members pictured at the bar's Christmas party in 2017. Photo courtesy of Celeste Locke

Brickyard Pub is here for a good time and a long time

Neighborhood pub voted Best Bar/Nightclub in Federal Way.

Most of the Brickyard Pub staff members pictured at the bar's Christmas party in 2017. Photo courtesy of Celeste Locke
Northshore Automotive and RV Repair staff pictured (L-R): JR Moergeli, Jason Frank, Derek Carter, and front, Art Rood. Photo courtesy of Ryan Hoover

Northshore Automotive and RV Repair wins first Best of Federal Way award

The local repair shop is dedicated to serving their neighbors, owner says.

Northshore Automotive and RV Repair staff pictured (L-R): JR Moergeli, Jason Frank, Derek Carter, and front, Art Rood. Photo courtesy of Ryan Hoover
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Pacific Christian Academy wins five Best of Federal Way awards

The Federal Way school focuses on academic, emotional and spiritual health of students.

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Tantalize your taste buds with these winning restaurants in Federal Way

Yes, it is possible to eat your way through Federal Way. While there may be too many meals to taste in a single day, you… Continue reading

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Photo courtesy of Shelley Pauls

Volunteers restore Hylebos Blueberry Farm for upcoming season

Last Saturday, master gardeners Jim and Donna Cox led a pruning seminar to spruce up a local blueberry farm.

Photo courtesy of Shelley Pauls
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Federal Way suspect and girlfriend charged with attempted murder, kidnapping

A Federal Way man known as “Flatline” has been charged with attempted murder and kidnapping after allegedly shooting a man on Jan. 25 — paralyzing… Continue reading

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Tae Yo went missing around noon on Tuesday, March 9. Photo courtesy of Federal Way police

Missing Federal Way man found, police say

Tae Yo, 76, has dementia and wandered from his Federal Way home on March 9.

Tae Yo went missing around noon on Tuesday, March 9. Photo courtesy of Federal Way police
The Federal Way Community Center is located at 876 S 333rd Street. Photo courtesy of Virginia Mason Franciscan Health

St. Francis Hospital COVID-19 vaccination clinic moves to Federal Way Community Center

The location will administer 500 vaccine doses per day, the Virginia Mason Franciscan Health says.

The Federal Way Community Center is located at 876 S 333rd Street. Photo courtesy of Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
A shot looking north of the columns being constructed in SeaTac on Feb. 10, 2021, as part of the Federal Way Link Extension. Photo courtesy of Sound Transit
A shot looking north of the columns being constructed in SeaTac on Feb. 10, 2021, as part of the Federal Way Link Extension. Photo courtesy of Sound Transit
Highline College. Courtesy photo

Highline College seeking nominations for Distinguished Alumnus Award

Deadline for nominations is May 7.

Highline College. Courtesy photo
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Pedestrian hit by car while crossing against signal | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Feb. 25- March 2.

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Mayor Jim Ferrell pictured in Nov. 2020. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror

Federal Way Mayor seeking re-election

Jim Ferrell has served as mayor since 2014.

Mayor Jim Ferrell pictured in Nov. 2020. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror
A flag raised at half-staff in Federal Way. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror

Federal Way surpasses 100 COVID-19 deaths

As of March 1, 102 virus-related deaths have been recorded.

A flag raised at half-staff in Federal Way. Olivia Sullivan/the Mirror
A Federal Way Public Schools bus leaves Decatur High School on March 13, unknowingly the last day students would be in school for the 2019-2020 school year. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

FWPS postpones in-person learning by one week

District to dedicate one week to transition activities, return to classrooms set for March 15.

A Federal Way Public Schools bus leaves Decatur High School on March 13, unknowingly the last day students would be in school for the 2019-2020 school year. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
L-R: Elder Koltin Carpenter, Elder Tevita Kata, Elder Ryan Hatch, and Elder Cristian Perez. Courtesy photo

Hometown Heroes: Local missionaries step up with shovels during snowstorm

When snow blanketed the Puget Sound in mid-February, several local men made it their mission to help the Federal Way community. It started with a… Continue reading

L-R: Elder Koltin Carpenter, Elder Tevita Kata, Elder Ryan Hatch, and Elder Cristian Perez. Courtesy photo
Alisha Saucedo. Courtesy photo

TJHS senior named candidate in US Presidential Scholars Program

Thomas Jefferson senior Alisha Saucedo has been named one of more than 4,500 candidates in the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars program. Selected from nearly 3.6… Continue reading

Alisha Saucedo. Courtesy photo
Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell on Feb. 25.

FW mayor talks vaccinations, local economy, diversity in annual State of the City address

In stark contrast to last year’s 700-member live audience, Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell delivered the annual State of the City address virtually on Feb.… Continue reading

Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell on Feb. 25.
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Marijuana plants found in mobile home after fire | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Feb. 17-21

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