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Federal Way community calendar: Upcoming events in July and August

Federal Way community calendar: Upcoming events in July and August

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. Farmers Market: The Federal Way Farmers… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018
Federal Way community calendar: Upcoming events in July and August
‘Bearskin’ is a thriller like no other

‘Bearskin’ is a thriller like no other

Sometimes, you just need to get away. Out of your element, far from the usual. A change of scenery is called-for, a temporary life unlike… Continue reading

‘Bearskin’ is a thriller like no other
Supporting Special Olympics: Federal Way Police Officer Donovan Heavener leads department’s fundraising efforts

Supporting Special Olympics: Federal Way Police Officer Donovan Heavener leads department’s fundraising efforts

Department raised $16,000 last year to support athletes, games

Supporting Special Olympics: Federal Way Police Officer Donovan Heavener leads department’s fundraising efforts
Events in and around Federal Way

Events in and around Federal Way

Driver improvement program: The AAA Driver Improvement Program is offering its refresher course on defensive driving skills from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2018
Events in and around Federal Way
Photos can represent good, bad memories

Photos can represent good, bad memories

The picture reminds you of a thousand things. You recall the day it was taken: the smell of the air, the background sounds, food and… Continue reading

Photos can represent good, bad memories
2018 Special Olympics events in Federal Way

2018 Special Olympics events in Federal Way

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games will be held July 1-6 at locations throughout the Puget Sound region. More than 4,000 athletes will compete in… Continue reading

2018 Special Olympics events in Federal Way
Federal Way High School grad heads to Special Olympics with local soccer team

Federal Way High School grad heads to Special Olympics with local soccer team

John Emmett started playing soccer when he was 13 at the urging of his friends, and he hasn’t looked back since. Emmett, who graduated from… Continue reading

Federal Way High School grad heads to Special Olympics with local soccer team
Up all night at 8ight Izakaya for Japanese comfort food in Federal Way

Up all night at 8ight Izakaya for Japanese comfort food in Federal Way

Picture neon lights and the pressing closeness of night. Picture different words in different mouths. Out late on the streets of Japan, in a big… Continue reading

Up all night at 8ight Izakaya for Japanese comfort food in Federal Way
Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds

Marion Harmon was named Washington’s Queen of TOPS

Federal Way resident loses 111 pounds
Congrats Class of 2018!

Congrats Class of 2018!

Graduate lists from Federal Way

  • Jun 22, 2018
Congrats Class of 2018!
Activities for the whole family abound in Federal Way

Activities for the whole family abound in Federal Way

Check out the community calendar.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Activities for the whole family abound in Federal Way
This book, like change, is a good thing

This book, like change, is a good thing

Change, they say, is good. It’s the opportunity for growth. It’s a chance to take a breath, reassess, reconfigure. It makes the landscape look fresh;… Continue reading

This book, like change, is a good thing
Start planning your summer now

Start planning your summer now

Lots of events scheduled in and around Federal Way

  • Jun 15, 2018
Start planning your summer now
You’ll enjoy ‘Us Against You’ more if you read the prequel

You’ll enjoy ‘Us Against You’ more if you read the prequel

You’re going down. Down, defeated, beaten, and sent home. You’re losing, not winning, and you need to know how it happened so it won’t happen… Continue reading

You’ll enjoy ‘Us Against You’ more if you read the prequel
What’s happening?

What’s happening?

Lots of activities going on in Federal Way.

  • Jun 8, 2018
What’s happening?
‘Born to Fish’ will hook you in

‘Born to Fish’ will hook you in

It was not your typical romance. She fell for the first line you fed her and she played hard-to-get, but she was a beauty and… Continue reading

‘Born to Fish’ will hook you in
Milton sandwich shop turns the wild tide

Milton sandwich shop turns the wild tide

I’m sitting alone at a two-top in a place called Oliver’s Sandwiches in Milton. There’s a phone ringing off the hook with pickup orders and… Continue reading

Milton sandwich shop turns the wild tide
Historical Society of Federal Way’s cabin season opens June 9

Historical Society of Federal Way’s cabin season opens June 9

Tour the Denny and Barker cabins at West Hylebos Wetlands Park

Historical Society of Federal Way’s cabin season opens June 9
The road to helping people with disabilities

The road to helping people with disabilities

Two Highline College employees share how they got started in their careers

  • Jun 1, 2018
The road to helping people with disabilities
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Events planned for this weekend and beyond

  • Jun 1, 2018
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way