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Noting the district’s increasing diversity, Moore sa

Noting the district’s increasing diversity, Moore said it will be beneficial to have a person of color serving on the school board.

  • May 3, 2008

Amen to the guest column by Federal Way resident Frank

Amen to the guest column by Federal Way resident Frank Comita, “Socialist state steals from taxpayers” (April 30).

  • May 2, 2008

Downtown arts center’s opening act

A high-profile land donation and $500,000 from the Legislature could put a performing arts center among the large-scale projects downtown Federal Way will pursue in coming years.

Hylebos reflects couple’s love of nature

The Friends of the Hylebos, with help from more than 1,000 volunteers, has planted more than 80,000 trees and shrubs and preserved 410 acres in the West Hylebos Wetlands.

  • Apr 30, 2008

Should you stay or should you go?

By Joni Ribera, Let’s Talk Real Estate

  • Apr 29, 2008

Communication prevents teen pregnancy

By Amy Johnson, Sex in the Suburbs

  • Apr 29, 2008

Vietnam, part 2: Yesterday and today

By Jerry Vaughn, Travel Talk

  • Apr 29, 2008

Eagle Scout project needs donations

Noah Eliason of Boy Scout Troop 361 in Federal Way will be working on his Eagle project April 26 and May 3. Eliason, 17, is landscaping an area beside a POW flag in the Tahoma National Cemetery. The Federal Way High School senior seeks monetary donations to help cover the cost of plants for the area as well as food for volunteers helping with the project.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Hippe ready to retire from St. Luke’s

If St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Federal Way had a pulpit, Rev. Dr. Victor V. Hippe would step into it for the final time on April 27.

  • Apr 23, 2008

If St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Federal Way had a pulpit, Rev. Dr. Victor V. Hippe would step into it for the final time on April 27.

  • Apr 22, 2008

IN your backyard

The April 19 story “Grant aims to curb dropouts” said that Sacajawea Middle School student Brent Montgomery had dropped out of school in January. However, the student is still enrolled at Sacajawea, said district spokeswoman Diane Turner. By law, students cannot drop out of school until age 16, Turner said. The Mirror regrets the error.

  • Apr 22, 2008

City passes on ‘unproven’ drug treatment program

Federal Way will not proceed in administering the Prometa drug treatment protocol due to insufficient proof of its ability to rid drug and alcohol addicts of their desire for substances.

Nation’s economy affects school lunches

With a stumbling economy, oil prices reaching all-time highs and uncontrollable lows of the U.S. dollar value, people are also starting to notice a difference on their receipts every time they visit a supermarket.

  • Apr 19, 2008

Successful showings help sell homes

By Lori DeVore, Real estate update

  • Apr 18, 2008

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  • Apr 18, 2008

In your backyard

April Pool’s Day on Sun.

  • Apr 18, 2008

All clear for St. Francis Hospital

St. Francis Hospital will proceed with its plans to add 36 patient beds and expand its nursery care for prematurely born infants, Franciscan Health System spokesman Gale Robinette said.

  • Apr 18, 2008

‘Connections’ adds personal flair to Channel 21

Federal Way’s government access television channel is making a big twist to its production.

  • Apr 16, 2008

You know you’re from Federal Way when …

Regardless of the miles that might separate them from home, city pride is a particular emotion among most individuals who leave their hometown.

  • Apr 16, 2008