Letters to the Editor

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
Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm

Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm

How is it possible that the city didn’t open City Hall or other public facilities for those who had no shelter?

  • Mar 12, 2019
Ashamed at city for lack of help to homeless during snowstorm
Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system

Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system

The danger in religion being curriculum is that one person might ascribe supreme importance to something that is irrelevant.

  • Mar 9, 2019
Comprehensive sexuality education is a belief system
Mayor should hire a city administrator

Mayor should hire a city administrator

As city hires replacement for senior policy adviser, now is time to consider hiring city administrator.

  • Mar 7, 2019
Mayor should hire a city administrator
Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage

Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage

The new sex ed law would ‘rape the minds of young children all over the state.’

  • Mar 5, 2019
Bill will normalize sex outside of marriage
Midway landfill is extremely poor choice

Midway landfill is extremely poor choice

Stirring up that toxic waste site would be a disaster that we could not undo.

  • Mar 4, 2019
Midway landfill is extremely poor choice
Homeless stories need to address underlining problems

Homeless stories need to address underlining problems

Both articles were fluffy, meant to tug on our hearts.

  • Feb 24, 2019
Homeless stories need to address underlining problems
Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people

Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people

Regarding Mirror’s exposé on the woman experiencing homelessness.

  • Feb 19, 2019
Taxpayers should only provide jail uniforms to some homeless people
Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?

Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?

The 30th District Democrats are beyond a doubt the foremost community leader.

  • Feb 18, 2019
Who is the best community leader in Federal Way?
Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis

Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis

Thank you Rep. Kristine Reeves for blasting Mayor Jim Ferrell.

  • Feb 17, 2019
Mayor’s ‘not in my backyard’ approach to homeless crisis
Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors

Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors

More than 1,000 hairdressers made the trek last week. Should they have to do it over and over and over again for each of these bills?

  • Feb 8, 2019
Bills threaten salon owners, independent contractors
Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone

Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone

Nowhere in Reeves’s “historic package” did I see how she intends to pay for it.

  • Feb 6, 2019
Rep. Reeves, please leave my paycheck alone