Letters to the Editor

There is a Santa Claus

There is a Santa Claus

His real name is Roger Flygare.

There is a Santa Claus
Surprised at Federal Way school district’s handling of school rebuild

Surprised at Federal Way school district’s handling of school rebuild

It seems they immediately came up with a “magic” solution.

  • May 13, 2019
Surprised at Federal Way school district’s handling of school rebuild
A perfect mother | Mother’s Day poem

A perfect mother | Mother’s Day poem

She brings comfort in stress to encourage the soul.

  • May 12, 2019
A perfect mother | Mother’s Day poem
Federal Way’s homeless problem can be helped with compassion

Federal Way’s homeless problem can be helped with compassion

If you are truly embarrassed to live here, I would suggest going to council meetings and ask them to support an increase in safe shelters.

  • May 11, 2019
Federal Way’s homeless problem can be helped with compassion
Federal Way Public Schools standards based achievement scores

Federal Way Public Schools standards based achievement scores

There is a tremendous way to improve Standards Based Achievement (SBA) scores but it requires some effort at home with parents.

  • May 9, 2019
Federal Way Public Schools standards based achievement scores
Mr. Mayor, do gunshots, car chases and sirens wake you up at night?

Mr. Mayor, do gunshots, car chases and sirens wake you up at night?

I am embarrassed to call the city of Federal Way home.

  • Apr 29, 2019
Mr. Mayor, do gunshots, car chases and sirens wake you up at night?
Criticism on columnist, businesses and great staircase

Criticism on columnist, businesses and great staircase

I think Billy McHales and the East India Grill are the to-go places in Federal Way.

  • Apr 29, 2019
Criticism on columnist, businesses and great staircase
A challenge for the superintendent

A challenge for the superintendent

I ask, has anyone seen the superintendent’s answers to each one of these questions?

  • Apr 28, 2019
A challenge for the superintendent
Sheriffs’ refusal to enforce I-I639

Sheriffs’ refusal to enforce I-I639

The Second Amendment and the state Constitution are very clear: “shall not be infringed.”

  • Apr 27, 2019
Sheriffs’ refusal to enforce I-I639
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