Letters to the Editor

Sign up for Make Music Federal Way

Sign up for Make Music Federal Way

Can you play an instrument? Can you sing or dance?

  • Apr 26, 2019
Sign up for Make Music Federal Way
The old neighborhoods of Federal Way

The old neighborhoods of Federal Way

There seems to be some controversy and a lot of snarky comment about what kind of community Federal Way has become.

  • Apr 14, 2019
The old neighborhoods of Federal Way
Comprehensive sex education

Comprehensive sex education

To stand for basic decency, restraint, purity, and the sanctity of sexual expression in the sealed blessing of marriage, is not hateful rhetoric.

  • Apr 14, 2019
Comprehensive sex education
Viewpoints on homelessness in Federal Way

Viewpoints on homelessness in Federal Way

Federal Way’s dollars should be spent on efforts to heal the problem, not to invite homeless souls, county wide, to move here.

  • Apr 13, 2019
Viewpoints on homelessness in Federal Way
An embarrassment to the community

An embarrassment to the community

I work in the schools and we spend time teaching our scholars about the meaning of the most important “R” word — respect.

  • Apr 7, 2019
An embarrassment to the community
Bullying mob takes over town hall

Bullying mob takes over town hall

At the recent town hall meeting, I was appalled by the large group taking over a public meeting with their personal agenda.

  • Apr 6, 2019
Bullying mob takes over town hall
Centerstage production a must-see

Centerstage production a must-see

Last weekend, I saw the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” at Centerstage.

  • Apr 6, 2019
Centerstage production a must-see
Rude people ruined town hall meeting

Rude people ruined town hall meeting

Rep. Kristine Reeves handled them pretty much like most parents handle unruly children.

  • Apr 5, 2019
Rude people ruined town hall meeting
Housing the homeless in Federal Way

Housing the homeless in Federal Way

Experience tells us we can’t drive homelessness out of town.

  • Apr 5, 2019
Housing the homeless in Federal Way
SB 5395 aims to educate about consent

SB 5395 aims to educate about consent

Reps. Reeves and Pellicciotti and Sen. Wilson endured attacks that they faced from this mob of uninformed people.

  • Apr 3, 2019
SB 5395 aims to educate about consent
Town hall sham

Town hall sham

The event had an agenda already planned well in advance, to limit the time the people would have to express themselves.

  • Apr 3, 2019
Town hall sham
Comprehensive sex ed infringes on parents rights

Comprehensive sex ed infringes on parents rights

It was sad to see people at town hall scolded and told they were being bullies.

  • Apr 2, 2019
Comprehensive sex ed infringes on parents rights
Reckless development

Reckless development

The former Weyerhaeuser campus is going to disappear.

  • Apr 1, 2019
Reckless development
Federal Way school district’s grading system gets A-plus

Federal Way school district’s grading system gets A-plus

Another important benefit to SBGR is that it can help motivate students to work harder.

  • Mar 24, 2019
Federal Way school district’s grading system gets A-plus
Sending a distress signal to restaurateur

Sending a distress signal to restaurateur

Does anyone know where the Indochina Seafood and Satay Bar restaurant went?

  • Mar 23, 2019
Sending a distress signal to restaurateur
Support for Federal Way mayor

Support for Federal Way mayor

I am voting for Jim Ferrell for mayor.

  • Mar 22, 2019
Support for Federal Way mayor
The crisis that didn’t have to happen

The crisis that didn’t have to happen

What we really need is a labeling change by the FDA so the carnage can be halted.

  • Mar 21, 2019
The crisis that didn’t have to happen
Thank you, city of Federal Way helpers

Thank you, city of Federal Way helpers

Mr. Rogers said: “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers.’

  • Mar 16, 2019
Thank you, city of Federal Way helpers
Smartphone lets pimps exploit children

Smartphone lets pimps exploit children

Community members must get past thoughts about shipping containers full of people headed to sweatshops.

  • Mar 15, 2019
Smartphone lets pimps exploit children
Questions for superintendent over SBA results

Questions for superintendent over SBA results

These results are unacceptable and are alarming district “data-driven” facts that point to an educational crisis.

  • Mar 13, 2019
Questions for superintendent over SBA results