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Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Bourbon Peach Cobbler

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Bourbon Peach Cobbler

Recipe of the Week features fresh peaches from the Federal Way Farmers Market.

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Bourbon Peach Cobbler
Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Roasted Pattypan Squash

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Roasted Pattypan Squash

Recipe of the Week features locally sourced vegetables from the Federal Way Farmers Market.

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Roasted Pattypan Squash
Photo courtesy of Linsay Hill

Local leader focuses on helping, healing young women of color

The Mirror’s Hometown Hero for August is Linsay Hill

Photo courtesy of Linsay Hill
Federal Way PAEC offers livestream comedy special Aug. 29

Federal Way PAEC offers livestream comedy special Aug. 29

Tickets now available for Yakov Smirnoff’s “United We Laugh” virtual comedy special.

Federal Way PAEC offers livestream comedy special Aug. 29
SKFR firefighter lives at station for six weeks during pandemic to protect family

SKFR firefighter lives at station for six weeks during pandemic to protect family

Setting up his trailer in the parking lot of Station 66, Chris and Justine Mathis knew it was the right decision in order to protect their son.

SKFR firefighter lives at station for six weeks during pandemic to protect family
Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Summer Medley Salsa

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Summer Medley Salsa

Recipe includes fresh corn, tomatoes, cilantro, and more from the Federal Way Farmers Market.

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Summer Medley Salsa
Siblings 9-year-old Ava Guerrier, left, and 8-year-old August Guerrier show off their blueberry findings on Aug. 13, 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo

There’s still time to visit u-pick blueberry farms in Federal Way

So many berries in just one city. While in Federal Way, visit the local u-pick blueberry farms and take home locally grown fruits to complete… Continue reading

Siblings 9-year-old Ava Guerrier, left, and 8-year-old August Guerrier show off their blueberry findings on Aug. 13, 2019. Olivia Sullivan/staff photo
Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Berry Delicious French Toast

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Berry Delicious French Toast

Recipe of the Week includes fresh berries from the Federal Way Farmers Market.

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Berry Delicious French Toast
Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16

Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16

‘The Lion King,’ ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Gremlins’

  • Aug 6, 2020
Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16
Drive-thru Salmon Bake nets more than $15K

Drive-thru Salmon Bake nets more than $15K

Last week’s take-away Salmon Bake fundraiser, hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Federal Way and catered by Cafe Pacific, raised more than $15,000 to donate… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2020
Drive-thru Salmon Bake nets more than $15K
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo

2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat | Car review

Ford’s venerable compact Ranger pickup went away for a while. But it has returned as a mid-size truck, ready for adventure and packed with driver-assist… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid | Car review

There’s a reason Honda’s CR-V has been America’s top-selling crossover vehicle over the past 23 years. The 2020 CR-V AWD Touring Hybrid is the most… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo
Comet over Federal Way

Comet over Federal Way

Reader photo of Comet Neowise from Dash Point Beach near Federal Way

  • Jul 16, 2020
Comet over Federal Way
Washington State Fair cancelled

Washington State Fair cancelled

COVID-19 outbreak claims another event

  • Jul 8, 2020
Washington State Fair cancelled
Longtime South King Fire volunteer Bill Brand dies at 90

Longtime South King Fire volunteer Bill Brand dies at 90

Federal Way resident Bill Brand was a volunteer battalion chief during his time with the department in the 1970s.

Longtime South King Fire volunteer Bill Brand dies at 90
Historical Society of Federal Way offers virtual tour of WWII history exhibit

Historical Society of Federal Way offers virtual tour of WWII history exhibit

The Historical Society is also asking for community members to submit their stories of the pandemic.

Historical Society of Federal Way offers virtual tour of WWII history exhibit
TLG Motion Pictures CEO Erik Bernard and TLG founder Courtney LeMarco on a set. Photo courtesy TLG Motion Pictures.

Local production company seeking film, TV pitches from young minority creatives

The Big Pitch competition, put on by TLG Motion Pictures (“Hoarders”), started about six months ago.

TLG Motion Pictures CEO Erik Bernard and TLG founder Courtney LeMarco on a set. Photo courtesy TLG Motion Pictures.
Relay for Life of South King County moves online

Relay for Life of South King County moves online

American Cancer Society donations to be taken during May 30 virtual gathering

  • May 29, 2020
Relay for Life of South King County moves online
Federal Way resident organizes “pick-me-up” parade for senior communities

Federal Way resident organizes “pick-me-up” parade for senior communities

Alder Ridge Senior Apartments and Mill Ridge Village were visited by more than 100 people May 2.

Federal Way resident organizes “pick-me-up” parade for senior communities
Hometown Hero for April: Longtime resident supports local businesses, families in need through one-eyed selfies

Hometown Hero for April: Longtime resident supports local businesses, families in need through one-eyed selfies

Bruce Honda promotes Federal Way’s local businesses, coordinating with Communities in Schools to help families in need during COVID-19 pandemic.

Hometown Hero for April: Longtime resident supports local businesses, families in need through one-eyed selfies