Olivia Sullivan

Both sides of the cancer fight equation

Both sides of the cancer fight equation

Federal Way couple endures cancer battles with love, support and optimism.

Both sides of the cancer fight equation
Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way                                Mayor Jim Ferrell stands next to the city’s time capsule, set to be buried in November.

Federal Way time capsule set to open in 2050

Residents, community groups encouraged to contribute artifacts before capsule is buried for 30 years.

Photo courtesy of the City of Federal Way                                Mayor Jim Ferrell stands next to the city’s time capsule, set to be buried in November.
Man exposes himself in school Zoom meeting | Police blotter

Man exposes himself in school Zoom meeting | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 23-28

Man exposes himself in school Zoom meeting | Police blotter
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Steel Lake Park to reopen Oct. 2

Seven-week closure was prompted by a spike of COVID-19 cases in the South King County area.

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“Clean Up Federal Way!” volunteer event set for Oct. 17

“Clean Up Federal Way!” volunteer event set for Oct. 17

First official City-sponsored event encouraged residents to donate 30 minutes of volunteerism to celebrate the City’s 30th birthday.

“Clean Up Federal Way!” volunteer event set for Oct. 17
Steel Lake Presbyterian Church is hosting a free talk about aging with international award-winning speaker Carl Honoré at 10 a.m. Oct. 3. Honoré is a writer, broadcaster and TED Talks speaker who will explore “the golden age of aging.” Courtesy photo
Steel Lake Presbyterian Church is hosting a free talk about aging with international award-winning speaker Carl Honoré at 10 a.m. Oct. 3. Honoré is a writer, broadcaster and TED Talks speaker who will explore “the golden age of aging.” Courtesy photo
Emergency grant brings relief to Bonney Lake wildfire evacuees

Emergency grant brings relief to Bonney Lake wildfire evacuees

The Mirror’s Hometown Hero for September is Federal Way Lions Club member Jan Barber

Emergency grant brings relief to Bonney Lake wildfire evacuees
Free community mental health day in Federal Way

Free community mental health day in Federal Way

Free mental health services, COVID-19 testing from 2-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26 at the PAEC

Free community mental health day in Federal Way
Two puppies stolen from Federal Way home | Police blotter

Two puppies stolen from Federal Way home | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Sept. 15-22.

Two puppies stolen from Federal Way home | Police blotter
Police still searching for 75-year-old Federal Way man

Police still searching for 75-year-old Federal Way man

Volodymyr Stefanishchen was last seen in Federal Way on Saturday, Sept. 12.

Police still searching for 75-year-old Federal Way man
Screenshot from fredhutch.org

Fred Hutch seeks volunteers of color for COVID-19 study

Research company recently released a Spanish-language version of the website for accessibility, inclusivity.

Screenshot from fredhutch.org
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Federal Way flags at half-staff in memory of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justice Ginsburg died at age 87 on Friday, Sept. 18.

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Double duty: South King firefighter serves country in Washington Army National Guard

Double duty: South King firefighter serves country in Washington Army National Guard

Jason Koffarnus recently achieved 20 years of military service, now preparing for Eastern Europe deployment.

Double duty: South King firefighter serves country in Washington Army National Guard
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5 finalists advance in chase for Federal Way City Council seat

Council approves use of criminal background checks on finalists.

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Man shot in chest found in Federal Way parking lot

Police are investigating the shooting which occurred near the Redondo Heights Park and Ride around 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 20

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A look inside a virtual classroom in Federal Way

A look inside a virtual classroom in Federal Way

Adelaide Elementary teacher Maria Gulchuk offers a glimpse of her first grade classroom during the first week of school.

A look inside a virtual classroom in Federal Way
Sports card fanatic finds a home at FW Farmers Market

Sports card fanatic finds a home at FW Farmers Market

Richard Davis, 87, sells sports cards from his 100,000 card collection at the farmers market each week.

Sports card fanatic finds a home at FW Farmers Market
Mirror file photo                                Jerome Collins, shown coaching the Federal Way High School boys basketball team in a 2016 state tournament semifinal game.

Ex-basketball coach returns to teaching following misconduct allegations

Jerome Collins was on two years of paid leave over 2016 incident at Federal Way High School.

Mirror file photo                                Jerome Collins, shown coaching the Federal Way High School boys basketball team in a 2016 state tournament semifinal game.
Man shot, robbed while selling marijuana | Federal Way police blotter

Man shot, robbed while selling marijuana | Federal Way police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log.

Man shot, robbed while selling marijuana | Federal Way police blotter
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Centerstage Theatre tickets now on sale for 2020-2021 season

Options for live streaming and virtual performances.

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